Developer’s Welcome Author(s): Kevin Rue-Albrecht, Mike Smith, Aedin Culhane The Bioconductor Community Advisory Board ( https://bioconductor.org/about/community-advisory-board/) and [Developer training working group]( http://workinggroups.bioconductor.org/currently-active-working-groups-committees.html#developers-training) host a Birds of a feather open forum to welcome to all non-developers, would be, new or experienced Bioconductor developers. The Developer training working group is a volunteer working group that aim to support developers. We will discuss support for developers including the Bioconductor community slack, the monthly developer forum and the new Developer Mentorship program.
Bioconductor Ladies Author(s): Daniela Cassol, Estefania Mancini, Lori Shepard, Hedia Tnani, Janani Ravi, Susan Holmes Many Bioconductor users and developers are members of [RLadies]( https://rladies.org/), a decentralized organization that provide R workshops and talks to support inclusion for those who identify as female or as gender minorities (including but not limited to cis/trans women, trans men, non-binary, genderqueer, agender, pangender, two-spirt, gender-fluid, neutrois). The Bioconductor Community Advisory Board ( https://bioconductor.