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The International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB)
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Visualizing Biological Data (VIZBI) 2018
Cambridge, USA
Mar 28, 2018 through Mar 30, 2018

VIZBI 2018 will feature talks from 21 world-leading researchers showcasing visualizations transforming how life scientists view data, and driving key advances in molecular biology, systems biology, biomedical science, and ecology.
ISCB Member Discount: 15%
3rd European Conference on Translational Bioinformatics: Biomedical Big Data Supporting Precisions Medicine
Apr 16, 2018 through Apr 17, 2018

This meeting follows on from the success of the European Conference on Translational Bioinformatics (ECTB) series hold in 2016 at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark; and in 2017 at the European Bioinformatics Institute, UK. As in past editions, the 2018 meeting will bring together scientists, developers, and entrepreneurs who are interested in translating genomics and bioinformatics research into healthcare tools and services.
ISCB Member Discount: 50 Euro
Apr 21, 2018 through Apr 24, 2018

RECOMB 2018 is the 22nd in a series of well-established scientific conferences bridging the areas of computational, mathematical, statistical and biological sciences. It has traditionally welcomed abstracts that represent a methodological advance. The conference features keynote talks by preeminent scientists in life sciences, proceeding presentations of peer-reviewed research papers in computational biology, and poster sessions on the latest research progress
ISCB Member Discount: 10%
Chicago Genomics and Data Science Hackathon
Chicago, USA
Jun 11, 2018 through Jun 13, 2018

From 11-13 July 2018, the NCBI will help out with a Data Science hackathon on the Northwestern School of Medicine Campus in Downtown Chicago! The hackathon will focus on genomics as well as general Data Science analyses including text, image and sequence processing. This event is for researchers, including students and postdocs, who have already engaged in the use of large datasets or in the development of pipelines for analyses from high-throughput experiments.
ISCB Member Discount: none
Bioinformatics Open Source Conference (BOSC)
Portland, USA
Jun 25, 2018 through Jun 30, 2018

GCCBOSC 2018 will be held 25-30 June in Portland, Oregon, United States. This brings the 2018 Galaxy Community Conference and the Bioinformatics Open Source Conference together into a unified week-long event. If you work in open source life science or data-intensive biomedical research, then there is no better place than GCCBOSC 2018 to present your work and to learn from others.
ISCB Member Discount: none
ECCB 2018
Sep 08, 2018 through Sep 12, 2018

ECCB welcome scientists working in a variety of disciplines, including bioinformatics, computational biology, biology, medicine, and systems biology. Participating in ECCB 2018 will be the perfect opportunity to keep pace with cutting edge research, and to network with members of ECCB community.
ISCB Member Discount: 15%
Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing 2019
Kohala Coast, USA

Jan 03, 2019 through Jan 07, 2019

The Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing (PSB) 2019 is an international, multidisciplinary conference for the presentation and discussion of current research in the theory and application of computational methods in problems of biological significance. Papers and presentations are rigorously peer reviewed and are published in an archival proceedings volume. 2019 marks the 24th anniversary of PSB. PSB 2018 will be held January 3-7, 2019 at the Fairmont Orchid on the Big Island of Hawaii.
ISCB Member Discount: 50 USD