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ISMB/ECCB 2023 Committees

Steering Committee

Alessandra Carbone
Conference Co-chair
CNRS - Sorbonne Université
Anna-Sophie Fiston-Lavier
SFBI President (French Society of Bioinformatics)
University of Montpellier - Computational Departement
Institute of Evolutionary Sciences of Montpellier (ISEM)
Janet Kelso
ISCB Treasurer; ISCB Conferences Advisory Council Chair, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Diane E. Kovats
ISCB Chief Executive Officer
United States
Steven Leard
ISMB Conference Director
Christine Orengo
ISCB President
University College London
United Kingdom
Yann Ponty
Proceedings Co-chair
CNRS; Laboratoire d'Informatique de l'Ecole Polytechnique
Pat Rodenburg
Conference Administrator
Sushmita Roy
Proceedings Co-chair
University of Wisconsin-Madison
United States
Torsten Schwede
ECCB Steering Chair
University of Basel
Lim Soon Wong
Conference Co-chair
National University of Singapore

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Proceedings Committee

Proceedings Co-chairs

  • Yann Ponty, CNRS; Laboratoire d'Informatique de l'Ecole Polytechnique, France
  • Sushmita Roy, University of Wisconsin-Madison, United States

Area Chairs

Bioinformatics Education and Citizenship Science
  • Nicola Mulder, University of Cape Town, South Africa
  • Jérôme Waldispühl, McGill University, Canad
Bioinformatics of Microbes and Microbiomes
  • Robert Beiko, Dalhousie University, Canada
  • Hélène Touzet, CNRS; Université de Lille, France
Biomedical Informatics
  • Zhiyong Lu, National Institutes of Health, United States
  • Marinka Zitnik, Harvard University, United States
Evolutionary, Comparative, and Population Genomics
  • Lars Arvestad, Stockholm University, Sweden
  • Céline Scornavacca, CNRS; Université de Montpellier, France
Equity-focused Research
  • Ran Blekhman, University of Chicago, United States
  • Casey Greene, University of Colorado’s Anschutz Medical Campus, United States
Genome Privacy and Security
  • Hyunghoon Cho, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, United States
  • Gamze Gursoy, Columbia University and New York Genome Center, United States
Genome Sequence Analysis
  • Rayan Chikhi, CNRS; Institut Pasteur, France
  • Rob Patro, University of Maryland, United States
Macromolecular Sequence, Structure, and Function
  • David H Mathews, University of Rochester Medical Center, United States
  • Sergei Grudinin, CNRS; Université Grenoble Alpes, France
Regulatory and Functional Genomics
  • Jian Ma, Carnegie Mellon University, United States
  • Marcel Schulz, University of Frankfurt, Germany
Systems Biology and Networks
  • Tijana Milenkovic, University of Notre Dame, United States
  • Bo Wang, University Toronto, Canada
General Computational Biology
  • Mohammed El-Kebir, University of Illinois, United States
  • Lenore Cowen, TUFTS University, United States

Technology Track Committee

  • Chair: Kristen Beck, IBM Almaden Research Center, United States
  • Co-chair: Edgardo Ferran, EMBL-EBI Industry Programme External Consultant, France

Tutorials Committee

  • Chair: Annette McGrath, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Australia
  • Co-chair: Madelaine Gogol, Stowers Institute for Medical Research, United States
  • Co-chair: Patricia M. Palagi, SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Switzerland

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