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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: Bioinformatics & Biomedicine, Nov. 12-15, 2011, USA

2011 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics & Biomedicine Atlanta, Georgia, USA

The early registration deadline for the 2011 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and 
Biomedicine is approaching, (October 15, 2011,, we would
like to invite you to join us for this exciting event. We expect to have a high quality program. 
The highlights of the IEEE BIBM 2011 program are summarized as below

(1)    High quality technical program: 58 regular paper and 59 short papers presentations

(2)    For the first time, BIBM 2011 establishes a new track
 Industry program, to focus on papers that address the practical, applied, or pragmatic challenges
related to the use of bioinformatics and biomedical technologies in industry.  The Industrial Track
accepted 5 papers describing implementations of bioinformatics and biomedicine solutions relevant 
to industrial settings and 5 abstracts. 


(3)    Excellent keynote speeches and invited talks 
delivered by a group of distinguished researchers: Steve Henikoff, Jeffrey Skolnick, Bernard Moret,
Zoran Obradovic, Tianhai Tian, Stephen Tsui (tentative list, more names will be added soon)

(4)    Funding Agency/Industry/Academia  Roundtable Panel 
and Discussion: 

(5)    A Dozen workshops cover many emerging new research 
directions in bioinformatics and biomedicine 

(6)    3 tutorials 

(7)    75 posters

Thanks to the generous support from NSF, We will provide 20 travel awards to students and post-doc 
(each award is US0).  For more information, pls check the BIBM 2011 website. 

The Early Registration Deadline is Oct 15, 2011

URL of registration:


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