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ISCB Buzz: ISMB 2014 Recap, Conference Updates,
& Ten Simple Rules by Phil Bourne!


Conference Updates
Original Research Submission Deadline:
July 31!

Submit your research for presentation at the Latin America X-Meeting on Bioinformatics with BSB and SoiBio (ISCB-Latin America)!
Belo Horizonte, Brazil
October 28 - 30, 2014
Full-length Papers Submission Deadline:
July 25!

San Diego, California, USA
November 10 - 14, 2014
Poster Submission Deadline:
July 25!

Tokyo, Japan
December 15 - 17, 2014
ISMB 2014 Recap
ISCB Celebrates Outstanding Science and Innovation at ISMB 2014
ISMB 2014 came to a close on Tuesday, July 15, with a standing ovation for ISCB president, Burkhard Rost.  Over 1,300 scientists came to Boston to network, learn, and collaborate.  With another successful meeting on the books, ISCB looks forward to planning ISMB/ECCB 2015.  

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Phil Bourne - Ten Simple Rules
Ten Simple Rules for Approaching a New Job
At some point in your professional career, you will be faced with a job interview. This may range from visiting a graduate school where you already have a placement should you want it, to interviewing for a very high-profile position in industry, government, or academia where there is significant competition for that job. Thinking both as a job applicant and a job interviewer about how I have approached job situations over the years before, during, and after the interview and how those situations have turned out, Phil Bourne can offer the following ten simple rules as you prepare.