ISMB/ECCB 2019: Evolution & Comparative Genomics COSI

ISMB/ECCB 2019 July 21-25, 2019 Basel, Switzerland

The second edition of the EvolCompGen session will be held on July 23, 2019, as part of Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB/ECCB 2019), that will take place on July 21-25, 2019 in Basel, Switzerland.

The COSI calls for paper and abstract submissions on topics of Evolution & Comparative Genomics including phylogeny, phylogenomics, comparative genomics, genome rearrangements, orthology, paralogy, recombination, lateral gene transfer, genome variation, population genomics, comparative epigenomics, epidemiology, cancer evolution genomics, genome annotation.

The goal of the track is to foster exchange and collaborations between developers and users of computational methods in evolution and comparative genomics within the ISCB.

The track will feature a mix of proceedings talks and contributed talks from the submitted abstracts. In addition, there will be a poster session. Contributed talks will be 10 minutes including Q&A. Talks can be on unpublished work or work published after January 1st 2018, and delivered by speakers at any career stage.

Travel fellowships will be available for presenting students and postdocs. The procedure for application will be communicated to the relevant people in the talk/poster acceptance email.

Abstract submission page : Deadline : Thursday, April 11, 2019.

Paper submission page : Deadline : Monday, January 28, 2019.

  • Lars Arvestad, Abstract co-chair (Stockholm University)
  • Edward Braun (University of Florida)
  • Christophe Dessimoz, COSI co-chair (University of Lausanne & Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics)
  • Dannie Durand (Carnegie Mellon University)
  • Nadia El-Mabrouk (University of Montreal)
  • Wataru Iwasaki (University of Tokyo)
  • Kui Lin (Beijing Normal University)
  • Aida Ouangraoua, Abstract co-chair (University of Sherbrooke)
  • Janani Ravi, Awards chair (Michigan State University)
  • Giltae Song (Pusan National University)
  • Louxin Zhang, COSI co-chair (National University of Singapore)

More detailed information could be found at Keydates.

  • Call for Abstracts Opens: Thursday, January 31, 2019
  • Abstracts Submission Deadline (for talks and posters): Thursday, April 11, 2019
  • Late Poster Submissions Open: Monday, April 8, 2019
  • Late Poster Submissions Deadline: Tuesday, April 30, 2019
  • Talk and/or Poster Acceptance Notifications: Thursday, May 2, 2019
  • Late Poster Acceptance Notifications: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
  • Call for Proceedings Opens: Monday, December 3, 2018
  • Proceedings Submission Deadline: Monday, January 28, 2019
  • Conditional Acceptance Notification: Wednesday, March 6, 2019
  • Revised Papers Deadline: Friday, March 22, 2019
  • Final Acceptance Notification: Monday, April 8, 2019
  • Registration Opens: Monday, March 18, 2019
  • Early Registration Deadline – Save!: Thursday, June 20, 2019
  • Online Registration Closes: Tuesday, July 9, 2019
  • Onsite Registration Opens: Sunday, July 21, 2019
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