BioSB 2018 conference


The 4th edition of the Dutch Bioinformatics & Systems Biology conference will be organised on May 15 & 16, 2018 at the congrescentrum De Werelt in Lunteren.

The BioSB 2018 conference discusses the latest developments in bioinformatics, systems and computational biology and interrelated disciplines, and their wide-ranging applications in life sciences & health, agriculture, food & nutrition.


The 2-day programme will feature a.o.:

  • international keynote speakers
  • topical sessions (based on abstract submission)
  • afternoon poster sessions
  • a conference dinner and entertaining evening programme
  • industry meeting, research school meeting, ELIXIR sessions, etc.
  • PhD retreat organised by YoungCB (May 14)

Last year's conference was visited by 400 bioinformatics and systems biology researchers, PhD students, MSc/BSc students from universities, UMCs and companies.

To get an impression of our conference, please click the photo below to see the photos of the BioSB 2017 conference and find a conference report here.

Photography by: Bas van Breukelen.


This year's conference will be co-organised by the BioSB research school, Leiden University Medical Center and the Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science (LIACS) of the Leiden University

You can contact Femke Francissen (community manager BioSB research school) if you have any questions about the conference.

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