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  • 10th Annual RECOMB/ISCB Conference on Regulatory and Systems Genomics, with DREAM Challenges

RECOMB/ISCB Conference on Regulatory and Systems Genomics

   
 
 
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Submit your work today!

The RECOMB/ISCB Conference on Regulatory and Systems Genomics invites abstracts for consideration for oral presentations or participation in a poster session.

Submission Deadline: September 17, 2017

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Book Your Room!

Discounted room rate will expire on Tuesday, 3 October, 2017!


The headquarters hotel for RSG 2017, The Bentley Hotel provides an unmatched New York City hotel experience. Settled just outside of the epicenter of the buzzing Midtown activity, you can enjoy a quieter stay while only being a short walk from the conference, Central Park and the historic 5th Avenue shopping district.

Room Rate: $199 for a Superior King per night


 

RECOMB/ISCB Conference on Regulatory and Systems Genomics

   
 
 
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Submit your work today!

The RECOMB/ISCB Conference on Regulatory and Systems Genomics invites abstracts for consideration for oral presentations or participation in a poster session.

Submission Deadline: September 17, 2017

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New this year!
Special Session on Systems Immunology

The RSG 2017 conference program will include a broad interest special session on systems biology methods in immunology. The objective is to complement the regular program and provide a focused discussion on a new or emerging topic of particular interest to the community. The aim of the special session is provide an overview of the current technology and also to highlight challenges and future directions in the field of systems immunology. We are particularly interested in applications to cancer immunology and immunotherapy.


 

RECOMB/ISCB Conference on Regulatory and Systems Genomics

   
 
 
  SUBMISSIONS
  REGISTRATION
  KEYNOTES
  KEY DATES
  TRAVEL & ACCOMMODATIONS
  JOIN ISCB
 
     
     



Call for Submissions!

The RECOMB/ISCB Conference on Regulatory and Systems Genomics invites abstracts for consideration for oral presentations or participation in a poster session.

Abstract Submission for Oral Presentation & Poster deadline: September 17, 2017

Late Breaking Poster Consideration deadline: October 9, 2017

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New this year!
Special Session on Systems Immunology

The RSG 2017 conference program will include a broad interest special session on systems biology methods in immunology. The objective is to complement the regular program and provide a focused discussion on a new or emerging topic of particular interest to the community. The aim of the special session is provide an overview of the current technology and also to highlight challenges and future directions in the field of systems immunology. We are particularly interested in applications to cancer immunology and immunotherapy.


 

The International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB)

ISCB Announces Results of the 2017 Officer Leadership Elections!

The Board of Directors of the International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB) is pleased to announce the results of the recent elections. Members of the society elected the following as incoming and returning officers beginning January 2018:

Officers
Scott Markel, Secretary
Bonnie Berger, Vice President
Christine Orengo, Vice President

New Directors
Russel Schwartz
Water Iwasaki

Directors Re-elected to a 2nd Term
Nicola Mulder
Predrag Radivojac
Francisco Melo Ledermann

For additional information on ISCB's annual nominations and elections procedures please see http://iscb.org/iscb-leadership-a-staff-/officers-and-board-directors/nomination-election-procedures.

The next call for nominations of directors, officers and student council leaders will open February 2018, for terms beginning in January 2019.

     
     

 

The International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB)

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UPCOMING CONFERENCES

RECOMB/ISCB Conference Regulatory and Systems Genomics with DREAM Rocky Mountain Bioinformatics Conference (Rocky 2017)
ISCB Africa
ASBCB 2017

October 10-13, 2017

Entebbe, Uganda
RECOMB/ISCB
Conference Regulatory
& Systems Genomics
with DREAM
SAVE THE DATE

November 19 - 21, 2017
New York, NY
Rocky Mountain Bioinformatics Conference
(Rocky 2017)

Dec 7 - 9, 2017
Aspen/Snowmass, CO

 














PhRMA Foundation 2018 Awards in Informatics: Deadline Sept 01, 2017
The PhRMA Foundation funds scientists at critical points in their research careers to support and reward innovation in disciplines essential to the development of safe and effective medicines. The PhRMA Foundation offers competitive pre and post doctoral fellowships, sabbatical fellowships, and research starter grants to advance science in Clinical Pharmacology, Health Outcomes, Informatics, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology/Toxicology, and Translational Medicine and Therapeutics.  Award Details can be found at www.phrmafoundation.org.

BioSolveIT Fall Challenge: Deadline August 24, 2017
Win a grant to work with the best-in-class software tools on a hot scientific topic!  Go ahead and sign up for our next, Fall Challenge 2017! May the best proposal win! 


Last Call for FASEB's Sixth Annual BioArt Competition:
The deadline for the sixth annual FASEB BioArt competition is August 31, 2017. Time is running out to submit captivating, high-resolution images and videos produced as part of cutting-edge life science research. Submit your entry today and share this reminder with your colleagues.


ISCB Journal Subscription Discounts: All ISCB members interested in subscribing to print or online issues of traditional subscription-based journals receive a discount on subscriptions to the journals highlighted below. Student members are entitled to additional discounts.  To subscribe, log into My ISCB and select the Subscribe to Journal menu item located on the left-hand menu.  Take advantage of this DISCOUNT and order your journal TODAY!

Shop while you Support ISCB on AmazonSmile:
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support ISCB every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to ISCB!


ISCB Membership:
Not yet a member of ISCB? Don't keep missing out on conference discounts, access to incredible science and so much more! Click here for all membership benefits and further details!

     
     

 

ISMB/ECCB 2017 - Growing Together, Celebrating 25 Years of ISMB!

   
 
 
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 RSG with DREAM 2017:
Registration is Open!


10th Annual RECOMB/ISCB Conference on Regulatory & Systems Genomics, with DREAM Challenges

Online Registration
Deadline: November 6, 2017
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Submit your work today!

The RECOMB/ISCB Conference on Regulatory and Systems Genomics invites abstracts for consideration for oral presentations or participation in a poster session.


 

The International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB)

ISCB Buzz: Latest News, Events & Announcements!


UPCOMING CONFERENCES

ISMB/ECCB 2017 - Growing Together, Celebrating 25 Years of ISMB! RECOMB/ISCB Conference Regulatory and Systems Genomics with DREAM Rocky Mountain Bioinformatics Conference (Rocky 2017)
ISMB ECCB 2017
July 21-25, 2017
Prague
Czech Republic
ISCB Africa
ASBCB 2017

October 10-13, 2017

Entebbe, Uganda
RECOMB/ISCB
Conference Regulatory
& Systems Genomics
with DREAM
SAVE THE DATE

November 19 - 21, 2017
New York, NY
Rocky Mountain Bioinformatics Conference
(Rocky 2017)

Dec 7 - 9, 2017
Aspen/Snowmass, CO

 














ISCB Election Voting Closing Soon:
Deadline July 25, 2017
Read through the candidate statements at www.iscb.org/elections and cast your ballot for Secretary and Vice President!

2017 FIRST Global Challenge: July 16-18, 2017, Washington DC
FIRST Global Sponsors the International Robot Olympics, where over 160 countries send one team each of high school aged kids to build robots and complete this years FIRST Global Challenge. For questions on attendance, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


ISCB Journal Subscription Discounts: All ISCB members interested in subscribing to print or online issues of traditional subscription-based journals receive a discount on subscriptions to the journals highlighted below. Student members are entitled to additional discounts. To subscribe, log into My ISCB and select the Subscribe to Journal menu item located on the left-hand menu. Take advantage of this DISCOUNT and order your journal TODAY!

Shop while you Support ISCB on AmazonSmile:
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support ISCB every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to ISCB!


ISCB Membership:
Not yet a member of ISCB? Don't keep missing out on conference discounts, access to incredible science and so much more! Click here for all membership benefits and further details!

     
     

 

The International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB)

ISCB Buzz: Latest News, Events & Announcements!


UPCOMING CONFERENCES

ISMB/ECCB 2017 - Growing Together, Celebrating 25 Years of ISMB! RECOMB/ISCB Conference Regulatory and Systems Genomics with DREAM Youth Bioinformatics Symposium (YBS)
ISMB ECCB 2017
July 21-25, 2017
Prague
Czech Republic
ISCB Africa ASBCB 2017
October 10-13, 2017

Entebbe, Uganda
RECOMB/ISCB
Conference Regulatory
and Systems Genomics
with DREAM
SAVE THE DATE

November 19 - 21, 2017
New York, NY
Youth Bioinformatics Symposium (YBS) 2017
Postponed until

Fall 2017
George Mason University

 

 

 

 

 

 


ISCB Leadership Nominations
: Deadline May 31, 2017
ISCB Members are encouraged to put forward nominees for open Officer positions. Last call for Officer Nominations!

Emerging Global Threats Challenge: Deadline: June 01, 2017
ISCB will give out the Emerging Global Threats Challenge Award, along with a prize of $2000, at its July 2017 annual meeting. This challenge is to use computational research to better understand and combat an emerging global threat. Send in your submission today to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.!

ISCB Art in Science Competition: Deadline: June 15, 2017
ISCB invites submission to the 2017 ISCB Art in Science competition.
Visit www.iscb.org/iscb-art-in-science-competition to submit your work today!

GIW/BIOINFO 2017: Deadline: June 15, 2017
The 28th International Conference on Genome Informatics Workshop (GIW) / BIOINFO 2017 Call for Papers! Papers in all areas related to works that are ultimately devoted to the computational understanding of biological systems on a molecular basis will be considered.

Submit your abstract to the 16th CRG Symposium: Seventh International Workshop on Genomic Epidemiology, 20-22 September 2017. Visit www.crg.eu/en/event/16th-crg-symposium-seventh-international-workshop-genomic-epidemiology for more information!