Webinars

Workflow Topic Date
Sample Preparation Nextera DNA Flex for Enrichment: Introduction

Join us to learn more about our newest and most efficient enrichment workflow– Nextera DNA Flex for Enrichment. This webinar is for users that are interested in targeted sequencing using enrichment with fixed and custom gene panels, as well as for current users of Illumina enrichment workflows to learn and compare the benefits Nextera DNA Flex for Enrichment offers. We will discuss the following topics:
- The improved enrichment workflow used in Nextera DNA Flex for Enrichment
- The unique features of Nextera DNA Flex for Enrichment
- Useful tips for a successful library prep

Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com

Note: You will be given an option to call in, receive a call back, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Audio quality is best over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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03/26/2019 11:00 AMPST Register
Sample Preparation Library QC and Troubleshooting with the BioAnalyzer - Asia Pacific (Japanese)

トラブルシューティング編~Bioanalyzerを使用したライブラリーQCと適切な定量方法~

良好なシーケンスデータを得るためには、品質の良いライブラリーを調製することが重要です。本ウェビナーでは、アジレント社Bioanalyzerを使用したライブラリーのクオリティーチェック方法、各調製方法に合った定量方法とともに、期待されるライブラリーが得られなかった場合のトラブルシュート方法についてご紹介いたします。

Note: You will be given an option to call in, receive a call back, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Audio quality is best over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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03/27/2019 03:00 PMJST Register
Sample Preparation Nextera DNA Flex Library Prep Kit: Introduction

Illumina Technical Support invites you to join us for an introductory presentation on the new Nextera DNA Flex library preparation kit. This webinar is geared towards new and intermediate users with a basic knowledge of next generation sequencing. We will cover the following topics:
- Sample to library workflow
- Tips for a successful library prep

Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com

Note: You will be given an option to call in, receive a call back, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Audio quality is best over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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04/09/2019 11:00 AMPST Register
Instrumentation HiSeq 3000/4000: Run Quality and Troubleshooting

Have you ever encountered an unexpected situation when setting up or running the HiSeq 3000/4000 and wondered what steps that you can take? This discussion is targeted toward new and intermediate users and will focus on real-world HiSeq 3000/4000 instrumentation scenarios to equip you with the knowledge to diagnose, resolve and prevent issues related to the following topics:
- Understanding how libraries impact base call quality and PhiX spike in requirements
- Optimizing success with ExAmp clustering
- Engaging the vacuum system
- Verifying the fluidics system
- Identifying overclustering and underclustering

Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com.

Note: You will be given an option to call in, receive a call back, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Audio quality is best over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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04/11/2019 11:00 AMPST Register
Instrumentation HiSeq 2500: Run Quality and Troubleshooting

Illumina Technical Support invites users to join us for a discussion of the HiSeq 2500 system. This webinar is targeted toward new and intermediate users with a basic understanding of the Illumina sequencing workflow and the Sequence Analysis Viewer (SAV) software and will review:
- Troubleshooting Run Setup and Run Start
- Assessment of runs in progress using SAV in High Output and Rapid Run modes
- Tips and Best Practices

Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com.

Note: You will be given an option to call in, receive a call back, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Audio quality is best over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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04/23/2019 11:00 AMPST Register
Sample Preparation Library QC and Troubleshooting with the BioAnalyzer

Does my library look good to sequence? What’s that peak? This webinar will address how to use the Agilent BioAnalyzer to check library quality prior to sequencing, and to troubleshoot sample preparation. This webinar is geared toward new and intermediate users, and will cover the following topics:
-How to identify features of an ideal library trace
-How to recognize potential issues
-How to prevent potential issues

Note: You will be given an option to call in, receive a call back, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Audio quality is best over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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04/25/2019 11:00 AMPST Register
Sample Preparation Amplicon and 16S Metagenomics Sequencing: Introduction (Asia Pacific - English)

This webinar is aimed at new and intermediate users of the Amplicon and 16S metagenomics kit with a basic knowledge of next generation sequencing. We will cover amplicon sequencing, how amplicon library preparation is different from whole genome library preparation and which kit should be used to prepare the different amplicon libraries including 16S libraries. We will also discuss what is the best way to sequence amplicon libraries and what an 16S metagenomic sequencing runs look like.

Note: You will be given an option to call in, receive a call back, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Audio quality is best over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

 

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04/30/2019 11:00 AMSGT Register
Analysis Software Bcl2Fastq v2+: Introduction

Bcl2Fastq is a Linux-based software that converts base call files generated from an Illumina sequencing run to FASTQ files as well as demultiplex samples. This webinar focuses on Bcl2fastq v2+ and is targeted for new to intermediate users who are interested in the configurable options that this command line program allows. We will cover the following topics:
- Requirements to run Bcl2Fastq
- Command line basics
- Commonly used options
- Frequently asked ‘How To….’ questions.

Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com.

Note: You will be given an option to call in, receive a call back, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Audio quality is best over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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04/30/2019 11:00 AMPST Register
Analysis Software DesignStudio: Introduction

Have a customized targeted sequencing project in mind? This webinar is targeted toward new and intermediate users and will focus on using Illumina’s DesignStudio tool to design a custom targeted sequencing assay. We will cover the following subjects:
- How to use DesignStudio
- Workflow and how to create a design for: AmpliSeq for Illumina, Nextera Rapid Capture, TruSeq Targeted RNA Expression
- Tips and tricks for a successful design

Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com

Note: You will be given an option to receive a call back, call in, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Please keep in mind that audio quality is highest over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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05/07/2019 11:00 AMPST Register
Instrumentation NovaSeq: Introduction

Illumina Technical Support invites you to join us for a discussion of the new NovaSeq platform. This webinar is targeted towards users with a basic understanding of the Illumina sequencing workflow. This webinar will cover:
- Features of NovaSeq
- End-to-end workflow
- Library preparation considerations
- Guidance on Run analysis
- Tips and Best Practices

Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com

Note: You will be given an option to call in, receive a call back, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Audio quality is best over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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05/09/2019 11:00 AMPST Register
Analysis Software BaseSpace Sequence Hub: Command Line Tools for Basic Analysis

BaseMount and BaseSpace CLI are tools for navigating BaseSpace Sequence Hub accounts through a command line interface. These tools greatly reduce effort when uploading, downloading, and viewing data on BaseSpace.
This webinar is intended for advanced BaseSpace users with knowledge operating in a command line environment. In this webinar we will discuss and demonstrate:
•  The difference between BaseMount and BaseSpace CLI
•  Installation and Requirements for each tool
•  Using the tools with all BaseSpace Sequence Hub account types (Basic, Professional, Enterprise)
•  Uploading and downloading data with each tool
•  Navigating through data folders using each tool

Please note: BaseMount and BaseSpace CLI are alpha software releases; features and functionality may change over time, and support is directly through Illumina software development.

Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com

Note: You will be given an option to receive a call back, call in, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Please keep in mind that audio quality is highest over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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05/21/2019 11:00 AMPST Register