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  • Next Generation Sequencing Conference 2018 (NGS 2018)
  • 5th International Society for Computational Biology Latin America, SOIBIO and EMBnet Joint Bioinformatics Conference 2018 (ISCB-LA SOIBIO EMBnet 2018)

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ISMB/ECCB 2017 - Growing Together, Celebrating 25 Years of ISMB! RECOMB/ISCB Conference Regulatory and Systems Genomics with DREAM Youth Bioinformatics Symposium (YBS)
July 21-25, 2017
Czech Republic
ISCB Africa ASBCB 2017
October 10-13, 2017

Entebbe, Uganda
Conference Regulatory
and Systems Genomics
with DREAM

November 19 - 21, 2017
New York, NY
Youth Bioinformatics Symposium (YBS) 2017
Postponed until

Fall 2017
George Mason University







ISCB Leadership Nominations
: Deadline May 31, 2017
ISCB Members are encouraged to put forward nominees for open Officer positions. Last call for Officer Nominations!

Emerging Global Threats Challenge: Deadline: June 01, 2017
ISCB will give out the Emerging Global Threats Challenge Award, along with a prize of $2000, at its July 2017 annual meeting. This challenge is to use computational research to better understand and combat an emerging global threat. Send in your submission today to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.!

ISCB Art in Science Competition: Deadline: June 15, 2017
ISCB invites submission to the 2017 ISCB Art in Science competition.
Visit www.iscb.org/iscb-art-in-science-competition to submit your work today!

GIW/BIOINFO 2017: Deadline: June 15, 2017
The 28th International Conference on Genome Informatics Workshop (GIW) / BIOINFO 2017 Call for Papers! Papers in all areas related to works that are ultimately devoted to the computational understanding of biological systems on a molecular basis will be considered.

Submit your abstract to the 16th CRG Symposium: Seventh International Workshop on Genomic Epidemiology, 20-22 September 2017. Visit www.crg.eu/en/event/16th-crg-symposium-seventh-international-workshop-genomic-epidemiology for more information!