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ISCB Affiliated Conferences Announcements & Updates

Dear ISCB Members and Colleagues,

ISCB members are not lacking in opportunities to further their knowledge and refine their skills through meetings. In addition to official ISCB conferences, many others related to the many specialized topics of our field abound, and it may be hard to know which could provide the best return on your investment. Each of the following ISCB affiliated conferences were reviewed by ISCB's conferences committee to ensure a quality plan by reputable organizers. We encourage your attendance at any that may be of interest. Each offers unique learning opportunities for you and your colleagues to further advance the understanding of our science and the communities we serve. ISCB members are offered a special discounts just for being a member.

Brazilian Symposium on Bioinformatics 2012, Aug 15-17, Campo Grande, Brazil

  • Organized by the comp bio special interest group of the Brazilian Computer Society
  • http://bsb2012.facom.ufms.br
  • Short Paper submission deadline: June 25th

RECOMB Satellite Conferences on Bioinformatics Education and on Open Problems in Algorithmic Biology,
Aug 26 (BE) and Aug 27-29 (AB), 2012, St. Petersburg, Russia

ECCB'12 (European Conf on Comp Bio), Sep 9-12, Basel, Switzerland

  • Hosted by the SIB-Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics and in conjunction with the SIB annual meeting
  • http://www.eccb12.org/home
  • Highlights papers submission deadline: July 1st
  • Early registration deadline: August 1st

InCoB 2012 (Int'l Conf on Comp Bio), Oct 3-5, Bangkok, Thailand

  • Hosted by the Asia-Pacific Bioinformatics Network
  • http://incob2012.org
  • APBioNet travel grant application deadline: April 1st
  • Early bird registration deadline: August 31st

Bio-IT World Europe Conference & Expo - Oct 9-11, Vienna, Austria

  • Hosted by Cambridge Healthtech Institute
  • www.bio-itworldexpoeurope.com
  • Early registration deadline: July 20th
  • Poster submission deadline: September 7th

BioVis: 2nd IEEE Symposium on Biological Data Visualization -
October 14-15, Seattle, United States

  • www.biovis.net
  • Contest entry submission due: July 27th
  • Poster submission deadline: July 11th (extended from June 27th)

RECOMB Satellite Conference on Regulatory and Systems Genomics, with DREAM Challenges
- November, 12-16, San Francisco, United States

PhD Symposium in Computational Biology & Innovation - December, Ireland

PSB 2013 - January 3-7, Big Island of Hawaii, United States

  • http://psb.stanford.edu
  • Paper submission deadline: July 31th
  • Travel award application opens August 1st with deadline of October 8th
  • Poster abstract submission open August 1st with deadline of November 28th

RECOMB 2013 - April 7-10, Beijing, China