Exhibitor Floor Plan ISMB/ECCB 2019
ISCB is a scholarly society representing computational biology and bioinformatics worldwide. Serving over 3,400 researchers dedicated to advancing the scientific understanding of living systems through computation, ISCB:
- Provides access to the latest discoveries, information, and training in the field
- Delivers valuable networking opportunities to the scientific community to promote collaboration and advancement
- Offers affordable platforms to present your latest research discoveries and interact with other researchers
- Is the home and community for all researchers working in the field of computational biology
ISCB is the host of ISMB (Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology) the world's longest running and largest conference dedicated to computational biology and bioinformatics.
ISMB/ECCB 2019 Exhibitors and Recruiters
|R1||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital|
|R2||Novo Nordisk A/S|
The International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB) (www.iscb.org) was the first and continues to be the only society representing computational biology and bioinformatics worldwide. ISCB serves a global community of nearly 3,400 scientists dedicated to advancing the scientific understanding of living systems through computation by:
- convening the world’s experts and future leaders in top conferences
- partnering with publications that promote discovery and expand access to computational biology and bioinformatics
- delivering valuable information about training, education, employment, and relevant news
- providing an influential voice on government and scientific policies that are important to our members
ISCB has three official journals – OUP Bioinformatics, PLOS Computational Biology and F1000Research ISCB Community Journal, and has affiliations in place with several other publications for the benefit of our members.
ISCB Student Council (SC, www.iscbsc.org) is an international network of young researchers in the broader disciplines of the field of Computational Biology. SC provides opportunities for networking, career enhancement and skills development for the next generation of Computational Biology leaders. The SC Symposium (symposium.iscbsc.org) is organized as a part of the annual ISMB conference with student presentations, keynotes, panel discussions and a poster session. Come visit our friendly SC representatives at the booth for more information.
Cambridge University Press is a not-for-profit publisher that dates from 1534 and is part of the University of Cambridge. Our mission is to unlock people's potential with the best learning and research solutions by combining state-of-the-art content with the highest standards of scholarship, writing and production. Visit our stand to discuss publishing with us, browse our latest publications and pick up some free journal samples. All the books we have on display are available for purchase at a 20% discount.
GOBLET's, the Global Organisation for Bioinformatics Learning, Education and Training, mission is to cultivate the global bioinformatics trainer community, set standards and provide high-quality resources to support learning, education and training.
The European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) is a global leader in the storage, analysis and dissemination of large biological datasets. We help scientists realise the potential of ‘big data’ by enhancing their ability to exploit complex information to make discoveries that benefit humankind. We are at the forefront of computational biology research, with work spanning sequence analysis methods, multi-dimensional statistical analysis and data-driven biological discovery, from plant biology to mammalian development and disease. We are part of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory and are based just outside Cambridge, in the United Kingdom.
Informatics technology is essential to the field of cancer research, where the complexity and heterogeneity of the disease translate to unique challenges for data management and analysis. The NCI ITCR program aims to address these challenges by supporting investigator-initiated, research-driven informatics technology development spanning all aspects of cancer research.
Overleaf is a free, collaborative, cloud-based LaTeX editor which makes the process of writing, editing and publishing scientific documents quicker and easier. This intuitive online platform has seen rapid adoption across science and research, and Overleaf's award-winning collaboration technology is now in use by over 4 million researchers, students and technical writers in institutions, labs and industry worldwide. It’s simple and intuitive to use – all you need is a web browser – try it out and use it for free at www.overleaf.com.
ELIXIR unites Europe’s leading life science organisations in managing and safeguarding the increasing volume of data being generated by publicly funded research. It coordinates, integrates and sustains bioinformatics resources across its member states and enables users in academia and industry to access services that are vital for their research.
The Hyve is an innovative, international IT company, employing software developers, solutions architects and data engineers. We are dedicated to delivering solutions that support scientists in life sciences and healthcare R&D using open source software, open data and open standards. Our vision is to enhance the quality and impact of biomedical research by providing tailored informatics solutions.
The Royal Society journals Interface and Interface Focus regularly publish high-quality cross-disciplinary research at the interface between the physical and life sciences, including computational and systems biology. We welcome research, reviews, and proposals for themed issues from scientists working in these areas. Both sides of the interface are considered equally, and Interface and Interface Focus are some of the only journals to cover this exciting new territory. For more information, please come and have a chat with our representative Anita Kristiansen at booth number 20. URL: https://royalsociety.org/journals/
WekaIO helps companies manage, scale and futureproof their data center so they can solve real problems that impact the world. WekaIO Matrix™, the world’s fastest shared parallel file system and WekaIO’s flagship product, leapfrogs legacy storage infrastructures by delivering simplicity, scale, and the best performance density per U for a fraction of the cost. In the cloud or on-premises, WekaIO’s NVMe-native high-performance software-defined storage solution removes the barriers between the data and the compute layer, thus accelerating artificial intelligence and machine learning, genomics, research, VFX, and analytics workloads.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center based in Memphis, TN, USA, where cutting-edge basic research is translated into novel therapies. We offer an exceptional training environment with state-of-the-art research facilities, competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and generous professional development funding. We have been ranked on FORTUNE magazine’s "100 Best Companies to Work For" list for nine consecutive years. Visit our booth to discuss research opportunities.
Springer Nature is one of the world’s leading global research, educational and professional publishers, home to an array of respected and trusted brands providing quality content through a range of innovative products and services. Springer Nature is the world’s largest academic book publisher and numbers almost 13,000 staff in over 50 countries.
ACQUIFER, a division of DITABIS AG, develops and integrates automated data workflows in the biomedical sciences. To accommodate the vast data volumes generated by modern research instruments and other core facility tools, ACQUIFER developed the HIVE, a platform for fast data transfer and high-performance computing. A key success factor when working with large datasets on the HIVE is to avoid moving your data by combining storage and computation. Based on the Windows server platform, HIVE works with most common software tools, allowing a flexible choice of analysis tools to researchers.
eLife is a non-profit organisation inspired by research funders and led by scientists. We welcome studies that use computational methods, models and software to provide important biological insights in all areas of the life sciences. The research we publish is selected and evaluated by working scientists and is made freely available to all readers without delay. eLife also supports the development of open-source tools, collaboration and outreach so that the potential for improvements in the digital communication of new research can be realised. We published our first reproducible article earlier this year – visit our stand to learn more, see a demo and share your ideas.
World wide operating Value Add Distributor for IBM Power Systems, IBM Storage Systems and IBM Software with a broad network of highly skilled and IBM certified Business Partners providing comprehensive solutions (Software, Applications, Hardware) and meet the highest of IT requirements.
Publish fast. Openly. Without restrictions. Publish – all your findings including null results, data notes and more. Engage –with your reviewers openly and transparently. Accelerate – the impact of your research.
Jalview is free software for the visualisation and analysis of biological sequences, genetic variants, structures and their functions in context with evolution through multiple alignment
As one of ISCB’s Journals of Interest, the open-access journal Genomics, Proteomics & Bioinformatics (GPB) welcomes quality submissions on omics and bioinformatics worldwide. GPB ranks in the top 10% of journals in the WoS category of Genetics & Heredity with IF 6.615 in 2018. GPB is the official journal of Beijing Institute of Genomics, CAS, and Genetics Society of China, and published by Elsevier.
The Harvard Medical School Department of Biomedical Informatics offers a variety of opportunities to increase your knowledge base and skill set in the application of quantitative principles to biomedical discovery. Programs include a Master’s, PhD, and Summer Institute. To learn more about these programs as well as postdoctoral fellowships and software engineering opportunities, please visit: http://dbmi.hms.harvard.edu/
PLOS was founded as a nonprofit Open Access publisher, innovator and advocacy organization with a mission to advance progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication. We believe that OPEN is a mindset that represents the best scientific values, bringing scientists together to share work as rapidly and widely as possible, to advance science faster and to benefit society as a whole.
Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) is a trans-NIH initiative established to enable biomedical research as a digital research enterprise, to facilitate discovery and support new knowledge, and to maximize community engagement. The BD2KCCC aims to sustain the impact of BD2K achievement within the global biomedical community and the public domain through innovative solutions in resource indexing and knowledge management
GeneXplain GmbH is one of the leading biomedical research software providers in the world. It develops and distributes gold-standard databases and software solutions for bioinformatics, systems biology and systems medicine. Our product portfolio includes widely known databases TRANSFAC®, TRANSPATH® and HumanPSD™, whereas the unrivaled geneXplain® platform serves as a tool for disease master-regulator identification.
Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.
One of the largest and most respected university presses in the world, the MIT Press publishes distinguished books and journals at the intersection of science, technology, and the arts. Affiliated to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the MIT Press advances knowledge by publishing significant works by pioneering authors, honoring complexity with provocative and transformative work that crosses academic and geographic boundaries to serve the broadest possible global audience.
The 19th European Conference on Computational Biology, 5-9 September 2020, Sitges - Barcelona, Spain
ECCB 2020 is the key European Computational Biology event in 2020 gathering scientists working at the intersection of a broad range of disciplines including computer science, mathematics, biology, and medicine. Participation at ECCB 2020 will be the prime opportunity to keep pace with cutting-edge research in such exciting topics, and to network with other members of our community in an outstanding village by the sea chosen by many artists since the end of 19th century. ECCB 2020 is the 19th edition of the ECCB conference series, which in 2020 will take place in Sitges - Barcelona, Spain.
IBM - Zurich Research Laboratory
At IBM Research, we invent things that matter to the world. Today, we are pioneering the most promising and disruptive technologies that will transform industries and society. We are driven to discover. With more than 3,000 researchers in 12 labs located across six continents, IBM Research is one of the world’s largest and most influential corporate research labs. In computational biology, we are applying artificial intelligence to massive amounts of disparate data generated by individuals and industry research, to help identify treatment options for complex health conditions, such as cancer.
Experts in bioinformatics who provide answers and solutions for your scientific questions in biology.
Novo Nordisk A/S
Being part of Novo Nordisk means working at one of the world’s largest and most successful biopharmaceutical companies. Our success is built on more than 90 years of innovation and commitment to patients. We combine world-class scientific, pharmaceutical, and clinical expertise with the highest ethical standards to continue to improve the quality of life of our patients. As the global leader in diabetes care, millions of patients worldwide rely on us to deliver cutting-edge treatments for their chronic disease every day. Additionally, we continue to invest in developing innovative treatments for obesity, haemophilia, growth disorders and other chronic inflammatory diseases.
SIB is an academic not-for-profit organization whose mission is to lead and coordinate the field of bioinformatics in Switzerland. Its data science experts join forces to advance biological and medical research and enhance health. SIB provides the life science community with a state-of-the-art bioinformatics infrastructure, including services, resources, expertise, federates world-class researchers based in Switzerland and delivers training in bioinformatics.
Visit our booth, discover SIB’s training courses and learn more about the different
bioinformatics analysis software and resources developed by our researchers in the fields of
genomics, proteomics, evolution and phylogeny, systems biology, structural biology, text
mining and machine learning!