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GLBIO 2021 | May 10-13, 2021 | Virtual Event | CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS



Links in this page: General Submission Information | Full Papers for Oral Presentation | Abstracts for Oral Presentation | Poster Information | Questions


General Submission Information

All Submissions for GLBIO:  https://easychair.org/my/conference?conf=glbio2021

Submissions are invited for full papers, oral presentation abstracts, and posters at the 14th Great Lakes Bioinformatics Conference, an official conference of the International Society for Computational Biology. This is an invitation to scientists and professionals working in the fields of bioinformatics and computational biology to submit high quality original research papers for presentation at GLBIO 2021. Authors of papers and oral abstracts that are accepted to the conference will present their work at the conference (longer talks for full papers, shorter talks for the abstracts). Accepted full papers will be considered for inclusion in a PLOS special collection devoted to GLBIO 2021. Individual papers in the PLOS collection will appear in PLOS Computational Biology or PLOS One, according to the authors’ preference.

A wide definition and inclusion of bioinformatics/computational biology will be considered, and topics of interest include the following:

  • Algorithms & Machine Learning
  • Bioinformatics Education
  • Biostatistics
  • Cheminformatics
  • Clinical & Health Informatics
  • Databases, Ontologies & Biocuration
  • Disease Models & Molecular Medicine
  • Epidemiology & Biodiversity
  • Evolutionary, Comparative Genomics & Phylogenetics
  • Gene Regulation & Transcriptomics
  • Genome Informatics
  • Image Analysis
  • Macromolecular Structure & Function
  • Metagenomics
  • Microbiome Informatics
  • Network Biology
  • Proteomics & Metabolomics
  • Sequence Analysis
  • Synthetic Biology
  • Systems Modeling
  • Text Mining & Natural Language Processing
  • Visualization

 
Key dates: Click here  Conference website: www.iscb.org/glbio2021 

Submission website: https://easychair.org/my/conference?conf=glbio2021

Special Sessions:  Authors can request consideration by special sessions in Easychair.  Please carefully review the information below before submitting in Easychair.

Sessions that will consider Full papers and Abstracts 

 
Sessions that will consider Abstracts only


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Full Papers for Oral Presentation


Full Papers for Oral Presentation submissions to GLBIO 2019 should be prepared using PLOS ONE or PLOS Computational Biology format (see below on how to choose the journal). Submissions to GLBIO should be made via Easychair and the deadline is February 1, 2021.

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Abstracts for Oral Presentation


Abstracts for Oral Presentation submissions to GLBIO 2021 should be a page in length (approximately 600 words) and have no figures.  Submission deadline in Easychair is March 1, 2021.

All accepted abstracts for oral presentations will have the chance to publish their work in the ISCB Community Journal and will be contacted after acceptance about this opportunity.

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Poster Information


Abstracts for Poster submissions to GLBIO 2021 should be half a page in length (approximately 300 words) and have no figures.  Submission deadline in Easychair is March 1, 2021 for Posters and April 26, 2021 for Late Breaking Posters.

We also encourage all participants to submit their posters and slides (for free) to The Great Lakes Bioinformatics Conference (GLBIO) conference channel in the ISCB Community Journal.

Accepted posters will be viewable in a Virtual Poster Hall.  When preparing accepted posters please note that your poster will need to be sent to us in two formats - a PDF or PNG of the poster and a 3-5 minute flash talk video not to exceed 100MB.

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Questions

For any GLBIO questions, please contact: Bel Hanson, ISCB Operations and Programs Senior Manager, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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