March 29 - 31, 2018
Call for Participation
The Conference Program Committee invites you to submit an abstract for either a poster or oral presentation. Abstracts are limited to 300 words in length. Following the conference, participants presenting either a poster or a talk will be eligible to submit a full manuscript for publication in the Conference Proceedings. As in previous years, we plan to publish the proceedings in BMC Bioinformatics, a highly-ranked open-access journal.
Conference and workshop registration opens: Sunday, December 31, 2017
Student/Postdoc awards application deadline: Sunday, February 18, 2018
Oral abstract deadline: Sunday, February 18, 2018
Poster abstract deadline: Sunday, February 20, 2018
Oral presentation acceptance: Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Poster acceptance: Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Early registration ends: February 21, 2018
$175 for Students
There will be two distinct award categories for Student and Post-Doctoral Fellow attendees:
You must be present at the award ceremony to receive the award.
Students who are submitting an abstract for oral or poster presentation are invited to apply for a stipend which will defray conference registration and lodging at the conference hotel for March 29rd and 30th. Students with institutional support are not eligible for these allowances. Any additional accommodation and expenses will be the responsibility of the attendee. Awardees will be reimbursed after the conference. Abstracts to be considered for Travel Stipends must be submitted no later than February 18th, 2018
Limitation: 48 inches wide by 36 inches high (122 cm x 91 cm)