Past Events

Industry Talk: OpenBioSim
Wednesday 08 March 2023, 14:00 - 15:30

UPDATE: The recording of this talk is now available - click here!


Promoting open collaboration in computer-aided drug design with the OpenBioSim Community Interest Company


There is no cost, but registration is required (click here). Deadline 7 March 2023


OpenBioSim (OBS) is a not-for-profit company that aims to promote and sustain the use of open-source chemical research software in academia and industry. OBS works with industry partners to integrate open-source software as components of technology platforms, and to provide long term support for open-source projects that have demonstrated scientific utility.

This webinar will discuss the motivations for setting up OpenBioSim, and highlight the work OpenBioSim is currently doing with the open-source projects Sire and BioSimSpace to support industrial applications in the domain of computer-aided drug design.


Julien Michel is a founder and Director at OpenBioSim CiC. Julien is Professor of Biomolecular Simulation at the University of Edinburgh.