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ISMB 2022 Conference Registration
(Live from Madison & Virtual Participation)

Be sure to log in before registering if you are a member.
 

The safety of conference participants is ISCB’s top priority, and we believe the most effective way to ensure the safety of all ISMB 2022 attendees is for them to be vaccinated and boosted if eligible and able against COVID-19. Please note that proof of vaccination will be required for all in-person conference participants prior to traveling to Madison, WI, USA.

Learn more about ISCB's Health and Safety Protocols here: https://www.iscb.org/ismb2022-general/health-and-safety 

Learn more about cleaning and COVID harm reduction at the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information here:
 https://www.iscb.org/ismb2022-general/covid-19-info 

Registration and Hotel Deadlines
June 3, 2022 Last Day for Discounted student hotel booking
June 10, 2022 Last Day for Discounted conference hotel booking
June 13, 2022 Last day for Presenting Authors and Poster Authors registration to be completed.

Conference Registration for non-presenting participants is available until July 14. Registration for tutorials will close June 30 if not already sold out. Register early to avoid disappointment.

Registration Benefits

Registration for ISMB 2022 conference is for the full conference. Participants can choose to register to join Live from Madison or virtually. Live from Madison participants will have access to the virtual platform as part of their conference registration.

ISMB 2022 Registration includes the following conference benefits:

  • Live from Madison sessions with on-demand recordings to benefit attendees from all time zones
  • 500+ expected scientific talks
  • Live question and answer feature to engage with the speaker during sessions
  • Live chat feature to engage with other participants within your session room
  • Dedicated time for research presentations within the Research Exchange Forum (formally Poster Hall)
  • Ability to make new connections when utilizing the virtual attendee profile and match maker features
  • Schedule one-on-one time with speakers, poster presenters, exhibitors, and sponsors to learn more about their work, products, or services
  • Exclusive access to the ISMB 2022 on-demand repository of talks and poster presentations for viewing at your leisure after conference dates through ISCB portal
  • Training workshops and tutorials (additional fee) - lunch included for in-person tutorials.
  • Student Council Symposium
  • Coffee breaks and Lunch are included for the conference July 11-14.

Registration Desk Hours (Located Monona Terrace, Level 4) 

Sunday, July 10

9:00 AM – 7:30 PM

Monday, July 11

7:30 AM – 6:30 PM

Tuesday, July 12

7:30 AM – 6:30 PM

Wednesday, July 13

7:30 AM – 6:30 PM

Thursday, July 14

7:30 AM – 12:00 PM


When you register please ensure that you select your preferred program options from the list of Communities of Special Interest (COSI) or Other program options.

Registration fees are in United States dollars. Certificates of participation will be available on-line for registered delegates following the conference.

While presenters will be expected to be in-person in Madison, those unable to travel will present live via the virtual platform into the Madison presentation room. Talks will be broadcast live through the virtual platform for participants.

All presenters will be required to provide a pre-recorded talk for the virtual platform library in advance of the conference. The pre-recorded talk will be available shortly after the live presentation to provide faster and more seamless access to the conference content for virtual participants.

Registration Fellowships

ISCB is pleased to offer conference (travel and registration) fellowships to any member in good standing with priority going to members from low or middle income countries as well as students and postdoctoral fellows to attend the ISMB 2022 conference. Funding sources for Fellowships are very limited and we regret that we are not able to fund all applicants. The conference organizers are committed to providing support to as many eligible applicants as possible. Fellowship consideration is based on membership, accepted work to ISMB 2022 and country economic status based on World Bank rankings.

ISCB Laboratory Registration

*ISCB Laboratory Member Rate: Available to ISCB Member Institutions or Labs. This is a new ISCB membership type effective March, 2021. See ISCB membership categories at: https://www.iscb.org/become-a-member

**Laboratory Rate: Available to a group or lab where the lead registrant is an ISCB member. The additional 7 group registrants are not required to be members of ISCB. This registration category includes ISCB membership for any combination of up to 7 students or postdocs as part of the group.

The lead registrant will register the additional 7 members of the group at the time of registration.

IN-PERSON REGISTRATION FEES

You can check which country income rate will be used at:  https://www.iscb.org/ismb2022-country-tier-lookup 

ISCB MEMBER FEES
All four days
High Income Countries Upper-Middle Income Countries Middle-Low & Low Income Countries
Student $495.00 $295.00 $195.00
Post Doc $595.00 $395.00 $295.00
Professional: Academic; Non-profit; Government; or Corporate $695.00 $495.00 $295.00
*ISCB Laboratory Member Rate (total of 8) $3350.00 $2135.00 $1400.00
**Group Rate for PI Member (total of 8, includes up to 7 ISCB student or postdoc memberships) $3665.00 $2265.00 $1465.00

Not an ISCB member? To take advantage of more savings, become a member of ISCB prior to or during the registration process. This will save you more! We welcome you to join during registration or select the non - member registration rate for ISMB which will include a complimentary 1-year membership to the Society.
Learn more about ISCB Membership Fees at: https://www.iscb.org/become-a-member

ISCB NON-MEMBER FEES
All four days
High Income Countries Upper-Middle Income Countries Middle-Low & Low Income Countries
Student $595.00 $395.00 $295.00
Post Doc $795.00 $595.00 $395.00
Professional: Academic; Non-profit; Government; or Corporate $895.00 $695.00 $495.00

VIRTUAL REGISTRATION FEES

You can check which country income rate will be used at:  https://www.iscb.org/ismb2022-country-tier-lookup 

ISCB MEMBER FEES
All four days
High Income Countries Upper-Middle Income Countries Middle-Low & Low Income Countries
Student $130.00 $80.00 $55.00
Post Doc $180.00 $80.00 $55.00
Professional: Academic; Non-profit; Government; or Corporate $230.00 $105.00 $80.00
*ISCB Laboratory Member Rate (total of 8) $1010.00 $585.00 $410.00
**Group Rate for PI Member (total of 8, includes up to 7 ISCB student or postdoc memberships) $1190.00 $665.00 $465.00

Not an ISCB member? We welcome you to join during registration or select the non - member registration rate for ISMB which will include a complimentary 1-year membership to the Society

ISCB NON-MEMBER FEES
All four days
High Income Countries Upper-Middle Income Countries Middle-Low & Low Income Countries
Student $215.00 $105.00 $70.00
Post Doc $310.00 $105.00 $70.00
Professional: Academic; Non-profit; Government; or Corporate $430.00 $150.00 $105.00
 

ISCB MEMBERSHIP (ISCB Membership Fee Chart available here)

ISCB MEMBERS

If you are a current member of ISCB, you must use the email address registered with your ISCB membership record in order to register at the discounted member rates through the online system. If you do not know the email address you used to register with ISCB, please use the help function at: http://www.iscb.org/iscb-forgot-your-password

NON-MEMBERS OF ISCB

Save money by becoming a member of ISCB during registration.

ISCB MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL

If your ISCB membership is not current or will expire on or before July 14, 2022, you will be offered an opportunity to renew your membership as part of your registration fees through the online system.

PAYMENT OPTIONS

ISMB 2022 conference fees are charged in United States dollars. The following credit/gift cards are accepted for registration: American Express, MasterCard, and Visa.

WIRE TRANSFER

Last day to pay by wire or check Ends on June 12, 2022 - after this time only Credit Card payment is accepted

To arrange a wire transfer please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request wire transfer instructions. PLEASE note a $25.00 wire administration fee must be added during your registration for those choosing to pay by wire transfer. If you will be paying by ACH rather than an electronic wire transfer, please specify that as the detailed instructions are different. Please note that any bank fees must be paid by the participant. Should funds arrive with bank fees deducted, payment of the difference will be charged to the participant at on-site registration.

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CODE OF CONDUCT

The ISCB Code of Conduct for ISCB Conferences is available here.

MEDIA RELEASE STATEMENT

ISCB intends to take photographs and video of this event for use in ISCB news, media, and promotional material, in print and electronic, including the ISCB website and social platforms. By participating in this event, you grant ISCB the right to use any image, photograph, voice or likeness, without limitation, in its promotional media and publicity efforts without compensation. You release ISCB, its successors, assigns and agents from any liability of any nature and understand that media may be displayed, distributed or used by ISCB for any purpose.  All media becomes the eternal property of ISCB under CC-BY4.0.

STUDENT COUNCIL SYMPOSIUM


Virtual Symposium - July 9 and 10

The 18th ISCB Student Council Virtual Symposium (SCS18) is a student-organized event featuring keynote lectures, oral presentations and a poster session. The Symposium is tailored mainly to undergraduate and graduate students as well as post-docs in computational biology and related disciplines.

The Student Council Symposium is a forum for students and young researchers in the fields of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics. Participants will have the opportunity to present their work to an international audience, build a network within the computational biology community and develop important soft skills in an environment that fosters exchange of ideas and knowledge.

Student Council Virtual Symposium Registration fees:

  • Free for ISMB 2022 registrants while registering for the conference
  • $10 for ISCB members
  • $20 for non-members

TUTORIALS

Tutorials will be offered as either Live from Madison or virtually in advance of the conference. Details on tutorial programs being offered are available at: https://www.iscb.org/ismb2022-program/tutorials 

Note: You must be registered for the ISMB 2022 conference to attend a Tutorial.

Tutorial Fees:

In-person Tutorials
All prices in US dollars

High Income Countries Middle-Low Income Countries Middle-Low & Low Income Countries
Full Day $135.00 $80.00 $55.00
Virtual Tutorials
All prices in US dollars
High Income Countries Middle-Low Income Countries Middle-Low & Low Income Countries
Full Day $75.00 $50.00 $20.00
Half Day $50.00 $25.00 $10.00

CONFERENCE TEE SHIRT

Conference delegates (available only to in-person conference participants) can purchase the ISMB 2022 Conference tee shirt during online registration. These high-quality tee shirts can be pre-ordered online until June 8, 22 at a cost of $15.00 each. (Please note tee shirts are not available for sale on-site)

ISCB Travel Mug - Support the ISCB Travel Fellowship Fund

Purchase a reusable travel mug (available only for in-person conference participants during registration) to help reduce the use of single use plastics and containers and support our trainees.

All proceeds of this travel mug support the ISCB Travel Fellowship Fund. This double-wall construction, vacuum insulated mug with press-on lid with slider closure keeps drinks hot for 5 hours and cold for 15 hours. Hand wash only.

Available to pre-order during in-person conference registration until June 20, 2022 at a cost of $20.00 each. Mugs will not be available to purchase on-site.

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

Conference proceedings will be available as an open access, online-only issue of Bioinformatics after June 27, 2022.

CANCELLATION POLICY

Request for registration cancellation must be made in writing and emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. prior to June 27, 2022. Registration fees will be refunded, less a $50.00 administration fee, when requested no later than June 27, 2022. No refunds are available after June 27, 2022.

CONTROLLED ACCESS TO MEETING CONTENT

Only registered participants will have online access to the conference. Presenters concerned about unpublished data can request that specific slides not be shown. In exceptional cases, the presenter can request that none of their slides be provided online.

For questions about registration contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.