QCBS Workshops

The QCBS team includes Research Professionals who organize and lead training workshops for students and researchers within the QCBS, on advanced topics covering a range of relevant topics, such as taxonomy, statistics, spatial analysis, and field and laboratory equipment.

Contact the QCBS Research Professionals for more information.

Workshops offered:

TITLE Offered
Introduction to geographic information systems with QGIS and GRASS August 28-29 2014 in English
Workshop on database management with open source tools April 8 2014 in English
April 15 2014 in French
Introduction to geostatistics with R February 26 2014 in French 
Qualitative tools for biodiversity science (IN SHERBROOKE) October 30th, 2014
Introduction to geographic information systems with QGIS February 4 2014 in French
Introduction to R workshop December 10 2013
Phylogenetics workshop September 16 and 17 2013
Open source qualitative data analysis (RQDA) workshop September 5 2013
Human ethics for biodiversity science November 16th 2012 in English
Microsatellite data analysis clinic May 11 2012
Null models in ecology April 11 and 12 in English
High throughput sequencing (NGS) 2012

Refund Policy

Non-QCBS members:
1. Cancellations by participant received up to 48 hours prior to the workshop will receive 80% refund of their registration fee.
2. If a participant cannot attend the workshop (unforeseen circumstances) and contacts the QCBS within 2 days of the completion of the workshop a 50% refund of the total workshop fee will be issued.
3. No refunds will be made 3 days after the completion of the workshop in question.

QCBS members:
1. If you fail to attend a workshop and did not cancel your registration you will be invoiced the amount equal to the registration fee of a non-QCBS member.

Refunds are provided by applying a refund to the credit card used in registering.  All cancellations notices and refund requests must be received by e-mail (Philippe Auzel, the QCBS coordinator  or Helen Elina, the QCBS administrative associate).

If a workshop is cancelled, the QCBS will inform the participants who will then receive a full refund of their registration fees.