David Rocke, Steering Committee Chair & ISCB Treasurer, University of California, Davis, CA, USA

Ivo Hofacker, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Janet Kelso, ISCB Conferences Committee Chair, Max-Planck-Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

Steven Leard, ISCB/ISMB Conference Liaison, Edmonton, AB, Canada

Thomas Lengauer, Conference Chair, Max-Planck Institute for Informatics, Saarbrücken, Germany

Michal Linial, ECCB Steering Board Chair, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel

BJ Morrison McKay, ISCB Executive Officer, San Diego, CA, USA

Burkhard Rost, Conference Co-chair, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA

Peter Schuster, Conference Co-chair, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Alfonso Valencia, ECCB 2005 Co-chair, Madrid, Spain