Call of participation for Biocuration2010 (October 11-14, 2010 in Tokyo, Japan)

classic Classic list List threaded Threaded
1 message Options
Reply | Threaded
Open this post in threaded view

Call of participation for Biocuration2010 (October 11-14, 2010 in Tokyo, Japan)

With apologies for cross-posting.

Dear Colleagues,

We cordially invite you to join us for Biocuration2010,
the Conference of International Society for Biocuration (ISB)
and the 4th International Biocuration Conference,
is held in Tokyo, Japan, from October 11-14, 2010.

Online registration will be closed at 17:00, October 6, 2010.

* registration

This conference will provide a forum for curators and developers of
biological databases to discuss their work, promote collaborations, and
foster a sense of community in this active and growing area of research.

Topics will include:
* Text Mining
* Literature Curation
* Ontologies
* Genome Sequence Annotation
* Comparative Genomics
* Functional Genomics
* Crop/Plant Genome Curation
* Community Curation
* Data Standardization and Integration
* Curation Tools/Workflows
* Data Visualization
* Journal/Database Interactions and Collaborations
* Next Generation Sequence Annotation
* Next Generation Curation

Meeting program will include:

* plenary speakers:
        Dr. Minoru Kanehisa (Kyoto Univ., Japan)
        Dr. Paul Thomas (Univ. of Southern California, USA)
        Dr. Barend Mons (Netherlands Bioinformatics Centre)

* sessions
        [S1] Large Scale, Automated, Predictive Annotations
        [S2] Outreach to User Communities & Community Annotation
        [S3] Biocuration in Metabolomics and Systems Biology
        [S4] Asian Models of Biocuration-Related Activities
        [S5] Data Integration Platforms and Data Sharing
        [S6] Future Directions and Challenges for Biocuration

* workshops
        [W1] Curation of Protein Structure and Chemicals
        [W2] Curation Interface and Software
        [W3] Crop/Plant Genome Curation
        [W4] New Approaches Towards Database Integration
* meeting program
* meeting schedule


For questions or technical difficulties with the registration,
please contact secretariat at [hidden email]

This announcement has been sent to multiple mailing lists.
Please feel free to forward this announcement to interested parties.
Please accept our apologies if you have received this email in
duplicates or in error.

Best regards,

Tadashi Imanishi (Vice-chair)
Takashi Gojobori (Chair)

The Organizing Committee

Virtualization is moving to the mainstream and overtaking non-virtualized
environment for deploying applications. Does it make network security
easier or more difficult to achieve? Read this whitepaper to separate the
two and get a better understanding.
Gmod-announce mailing list
[hidden email]