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ISCB News and Announcements

  • GLBIO 2019 - 2019 Great Lakes Bioinformatics Conference May 19 - 22, 2019, University of Wisconsin at Madison
  • Rocky 2019 - 17th Annual Rocky Mountain Bioinformatics Conference
  • ISMB/ECCB 2019, Basel, Switzerland, July 21 - July 25

The International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB)

ISCB Buzz: Latest News, Events & Announcements!


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

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

Dec 7 - 9, 2017
Aspen/Snowmass, CO

 














Save the Date for ISMB 2018: July 6 - 10, 2017
ISMB brings together scientists from computer science, molecular biology, mathematics, statistics and related fields. Its principal focus is on the development and application of advanced computational methods for biological problems. Join us in Chicago to connect, engage, and inspire!


PLOS Early Career Travel Award Program: Deadline Sept 30, 2017
Presenting research findings and participating in the scientific dialogue are important experiences in the career development of researchers. To support their growth as effective communicators, PLOS is once again pleased to announce its Early Career Travel Award Program.


ISCB Career Center

The ISCB Career Center - Connecting you to your career! It is the place to post a job, search for a job, or upload your resume. Job posting and resume upload is complimentary for members. Nonmember may also participate for a nominal fee.


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!


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!

     
     

 

Rocky 2017

  Aspen/Snowmass, CO

Dec 07 - 09, 2017
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CONFERENCE HOTEL:

THE WESTIN HOTEL SNOWMASS RESORT
Snowmass Village
Colorado, USA
 
     
     

Be a part of Rocky 2017 --- Submit your research today!

Abstract (Oral & Poster) Submissions
Deadline: October 06, 2017


Submit your research today to become a part of this prestigious and unique conference!

The Rocky 2017 Conference will provide opportunities for short "flash" presentations (10 minute talks) and poster presentations on current projects from as many attendees as possible. Original presentations (including significant works-in-progress) are solicited in all areas that involve the application of advanced computational methods to significant problems in biology or medicine.

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)

ISCB Buzz: Latest News, Events & Announcements!


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.