The first meeting of the de.NBI Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) took place at the Seminaris Campus Hotel Berlin from 26-27 November 2015.

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This major event included a workshop and a plenary meeting. It brought together the members of the international SAB and the de.NBI community and provided opportunities to learn about the totality of activities and recent achievements in de.NBI. The programme was structured around two distinguished lectures by Niklas Blomberg (Director of ELIXIR) and Ron Appel (Executive Director of the Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics) and a poster session with presentations by all de.NBI partners. The SAB meeting was rounded out by presentations on the five Special Interest Groups followed by talks about the eight Service Centers on the second day.