this is gentle reminder that the deadline for the submission of four-page abstracts for oral communications is set on Friday May 26, 2017, that is the end of next week.
Please find below up-to-date news on the workshop.
Extended descriptions are always available in the workshop web site.
All the best. Paolo
Methods, tools & platforms for Personalized Medicine in the Big Data Era
16-18 October 2017, Palermo, Italy
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS FOR ORAL COMMUNICATIONS
Abstracts for oral communications (max four pages): May 26, 2017
The special topic is "Methods, tools & platforms for Personalized Medicine in the Big Data Era", which includes:
Data management: Biomedical Big Data Management, Standards for Clinical and Genetic Data, Data Privacy and Security, Omics Data Integration, Biobanks
Data analysis: Omics Data analysis, Genetic Mutation Analysis, Biomarkers Discovery, NGS Data Analysis, Patient Information Analytics
Tools and Services: Clinical Genomics Services, Models for Clinic and Genetic Data, Mobile tools and applications, Interoperability of Clinical and omic tools, Communication Technologies for Health-Care.
Platforms: Integrated Data Warehouses, Integration of Applications and Data Services, Clinical Decision Support Systems, Healthcare Systems
NETTAB topics also apply. See the full list of topics at http://www.igst.it/nettab/2017/submissions/topics/.
Submissions are sought for oral communications, posters and software demos.
Abstracts must be submitted through EasyChair at https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=nettab2017 for the proper evaluation.
See full instructions: http://www.igst.it/nettab/2017/submissions/instructions-for-authors/
PROCEEDINGS AND POST-WORKSHOP PUBLICATION
Proceedings of the event will consist in a Collection of preprints in PeerJ Preprints <http://peerj.com/preprints/> .
Full papers from works presented at the Workshop will be published in journals with Impact Factor.
Discussions are undergoing for Special Issues of BMC Bioinformatics (IF 2.435) and the Journal of Translation Medicine (IF 3.694).
SPEAKERS (confirmed only)
- Winston Hide, University of Sheffield, UK (keynote).
- Anita Grigoriadis, King's College, London, UK (keynote).
- Raffaele Giancarlo, University of Palermo, Italy
- Chiara Marchiori, IBM Research - Zurich, Switzerland
- Emanuela Merelli, University of Camerino, Italy
- Allegra Via, ELIXIR-IIB, Italy
Further Speakers will be announced soon.
See http://www.igst.it/nettab/2017/programme/speakers for more information.
TUTORIALS (in collaboration also with InterOmics and ELIXIR-IIB, confirmed speakers only)
- Simona Rombo, University of Salerno, Italy.
- Ettore Mosca, Institute of Biomedical Technologies / CNR, Milano, Italy.
- Luana Licata, ELIXIR-IIB, Italy.
- Alberto Calderone, ELIXIR-IIB, Italy.
See http://www.igst.it/nettab/2017/programme/tutorials for more information.
The Workshop will be held at the site of the Institute for HPC and Networking (ICAR-CNR) of the Italian National Research Council in Palermo.
Paolo Romano & Alfonso Urso & Alfonso Valencia
BITS – Bioinformatics Italian Society
SFBI – Societé Français de Bioinformatique
PTBI – Polish Bioinformatics Society
ReLiB – Rete Ligure di Bioinformatica
ELIXIR-IIB – Italian ELIXIR node
CNR / ITB – Institute of Biomedical Technologies, National Research Council of Italy
CNR / ICAR – Institute for HPC and Networking, National Research Council of Italy
Ospedale Policlinico San Martino, Genova, Italy
Email: nettab.workshops from gmail.com
Announce list: https://groups.google.com/d/forum/nettab-announce
Ospedale Policlinico San Martino
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