Call for Full Papers and Abstracts

Submission for full papers and abstracts are now OPEN.

Please download this document for complete instructions. Important dates and templates are available below.

Submissions can be made at


Important Dates

30 May 2016 Full Paper Submission Deadline
30 May 2016 Breakout Session/Co‐located Workshop Proposals submission Deadline
30 May 2016 Student and Early Career Travel Fellowship Application Deadline
20 June 2016 Demonstration, Highlight and Poster Abstract Submission Deadline
20 July 2016 Acceptance of final full paper versions and abstracts of posters, demos and highlights
30 July 2016 Earlybird Registration Deadline


Templates for submissions may be downloaded from here.

Big Data for Bioinformatics

The conference will span 2.5 days and will include plenary & keynote presentations, parallel oral sessions, poster presentations and workshops. The conference will promote the advancement of bioinformatics and encourage active collaborations between the participants, especially early career researchers and students. It will also showcase cutting edge bioinformatics research, including its applications to agriculture, drug design and discovery health, population genetics, systems biology and scalable data storage and high performance computing in bioinformatics.

Conference Topics

InCOB 2016 will cover any aspect of bioinformatics, computational biology, computational systems biology or immunoinformatics, conveying a scientific result. Topics will include:

  • Bioimaging
  • Bioinformatics applications
  • Bioinformatics models, methods & algorithms
  • Biological sequence analysis
  • Bio-ontology and semantics
  • Clinical Bioinformatics
  • Data mining and knowledge discovery
  • Database management
  • Drug design and discovery
  • Genetics of cell differentiation & reprogramming
  • Genomics
  • Genome and proteome manipulation
  • High through-put omics and imaging platforms
  • Immunoinformatics
  • Medical and health informatics
  • Metabolomics
  • Metagenomics
  • Microarray analysis
  • Molecular evolution and phylogeny
  • Population genetics
  • Proteomics
  • Scalable data storage
  • Structural bioinformatics
  • Synthetic biology
  • Systems biology
  • Translational Bioinformatics
  • Workflow and knowledge management