Welcome to Digital Research Skills Australasia (DReSA)

Browsing, discovering and organising digital research events and training resources, collected from Australasian providers.

Latest Content in DReSA

FOCUS GROUP WORKSHOP: Towards effective, inclusive and scalable training in the life sciences


Join us for a consultation workshop to review draft principles and recommendations around effective, inclusive and career-spanning short-format training. This is your opportunity take a deep dive into making training in bioinformatics and digital research skills for biologists more equitable,...

Using Advanced Networking on the ARDC Nectar Research Cloud


Learn the fundamentals of using Advanced Networking on Nectar.

Access your research apps from anywhere: Nectar's Virtual Desktop Service


Learn more about our brand new Virtual Desktop Service!

Sample Size Calculation Workshop


Using free software for sample size and statistical power calculations

G*Power is a free statistical software package for power and sample size analysis. It offers point-and-click functionality and covers a wide variety of statistical tests.

The workshop includes concepts of statistical...

Intermediate Statistics with R: Regression Analysis


The thrilling sequel to the extremely popular 'Basic Statistics with R' takes statistics to the next level! Amanda shakes it up in this two day workshop introducing various types of regression models in a non-technical way and demonstrates their practical application in R. The workshop will...

Introduction to Unix


A hands-on workshop covering the basics of the Unix command line interface.

Knowledge of the Unix operating system is fundamental to the use of many popular bioinformatics command-line tools. Whether you choose to run your analyses locally or on a high-performance computing system, knowing...

WEBINAR: Effective, inclusive, and scalable training in the life sciences, clinical education and beyond


This record includes training materials associated with the Australian BioCommons/Melbourne Genomics webinar ‘Effective, inclusive, and scalable training in the life sciences, clinical education and beyond’. This webinar took place on 4 November 2022.

Event description 

Scientists and educators...

Managing Active Research Data


In this train-the-trainer workshop, we will be exploring and discussing methods for active data management.

Participants will become familiar with cloud storage and associated tools and services for managing active research data. Learn how to organise, maintain, store and analyse active data,...

DockerCon 2022


Join industry experts and the Docker community for this live event filled with insightful sessions, live presentations, panel discussions, interactive host segments, community chat rooms, and more!
See conference website for more information:...