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Social Events

Links within this page: Opening reception with Exhibitors | Success Circles | Explore Montreal | Yoga at ISMB | Bioinformatics.ca 25th Anniversary | SysMod Social Event | CompMS Social Event


Opening Reception with Exhibitors

Friday, July 12
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for the Opening Welcome Reception in 517ab (Level 5) at the Palais de Congrés de Montréal following the opening keynote. Visit with conference exhibitors and join delegates in this informal and fun networking event. The opening reception is open to all registered delegates.

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Success Circles

Sunday, July 14
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: 7th Floor Palais de Congrés de Montréal

Join us for an exciting and innovative networking experience at ISCB's Success Circles event! Success Circles is a unique take on traditional thought-leader sessions, designed to foster meaningful connections and facilitate knowledge sharing among attendees. Attendance is limited and registration, at a cost of $10.00, is required. Learn more by visiting https://www.iscb.org/ismb2024/programme-schedule/success-circles 

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Explore Montreal

Saturday, July 13
6 PM and beyond

As the scientific programming and networking end on Saturday, we invite you to embark on a journey of exploration and discovery in this captivating city.

Montreal, with its rich history, cultural diversity, and dynamic nightlife, offers a tapestry of experiences waiting to be unraveled. Take this opportunity to immerse yourself in the unique charm of this city on your night off.

🌃 Explore the Old Port: Wander through the cobblestone streets, enjoy the stunning waterfront, and soak in the historic ambiance of Old Montreal.

🎨 Art and Culture: Dive into the city's artistic scene by visiting world-class museums, galleries, and theaters. Montreal's cultural landscape is sure to leave you inspired.

🍽️ Culinary Delights: Indulge your taste buds in Montreal's renowned culinary scene. From classic French cuisine to diverse international flavors, there's something for every palate.

🕺 Nightlife Extravaganza: Dance the night away in Montreal's vibrant nightlife. Discover trendy bars, live music venues, and perhaps try your luck at the city's famous casinos.

🌌 Mont Royal Lookout: For a breathtaking view of the city lights, hike up Mont Royal and witness Montreal's skyline illuminated under the stars.

Feel free to create your own adventure, and make the most of your night in Montreal. We guarantee it will be a memorable experience that adds an extra dash of excitement to your conference stay. Not sure what to do? Let Tourisme Montreal help by visiting https://www.mtl.org/en/what-to-do

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Serene Stretch Symposium - Yoga at ISMB 2024

July 13-16
7:30 am - 8:00 am
Location: TBD inside the Palais de Congrés de Montréal

Start the day with an invigorating morning yoga class to feel energized and relaxed for the scientific programme. Classes are suitable for beginners. $20 provides a travel mat and a guaranteed spot all four days!

You may also join complimentary, ensure you bring your own yoga mat or towel.

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Celebrating 25 years of Bioinformatics.ca

Join us in celebrating 25 years of delivering workshops and building up bioinformatics across Canada. Attendance is open to everyone especially if you are an alumnus, but space is limited and registration is required.  You can register while registering for ISMB 2024 for 20$ or you can register here for the celebration only for 50$.

Come connect or reconnect with us, and help us embark on the next 25 years!

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SysMod Social Event

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 7.30 PM

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CompMS Social Event

Monday, July 15, 2024
Cost: 15$

3 Brasseurs
1255A Crescent St, Montreal, Quebec
H3G 2B1, Canada

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