Genentech Software Carpentry Workshop



Apr 29, Apr 30, May 1, May 4, May 6, May 8, 2020

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Instructors: Charles Guan, Akshay Paraopkari, Donny Winston

Helpers: Altaf Kassam, Rachel Lombardi

General Information

Where: This training will take place online. The instructors will provide you with the infromation you will need to connect to this meeting.

When: Apr 29, Apr 30, May 1, May 4, May 6, May 8, 2020. 9:00 am - 11:00 am. p</kbmjt'nyuh kbg,n ;r>

Requirements: Participants must bring a laptop with a Mac, Linux, or Windows operating system (not a tablet, Chromebook, etc.) that they have administrative privileges on. They should have a few specific software packages installed (listed below).

Accessibility: We are dedicated to providing a positive and accessible learning environment for all. Please notify the instructors in advance of the workshop if you require any accommodations or if there is anything we can do to make this workshop more accessible to you.

Contact: Please email , , , or for more information.

Code of Conduct

Everyone who participates in Carpentries activities is required to conform to the Code of Conduct. This document also outlines how to report an incident if needed.

Collaborative Notes

We will use this collaborative document for chatting, taking notes, and sharing URLs and bits of code.


Please be sure to complete these surveys before and after the workshop.

Pre-workshop Survey

Post-workshop Survey




To participate in a Software Carpentry workshop, you will need access to the software described below. In addition, you will need an up-to-date web browser.

We maintain a list of common issues that occur during installation as a reference for instructors that may be useful on the Configuration Problems and Solutions wiki page.