SCS Africa 2017 Details

Technical Presentation

Title: ISCB-RSGs African Student Symposium

Date:  October 10, 2017

Time: 09am

Venue:  Laico Lake Victoria Hotel, Entebbe, Uganda

Organizer: ISCB, RSGs Africa

Website: http://scs-africa.iscbsc.org/ 

Email: scs-africa@iscbsc.org

 

Symposium description

The International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB) and the Regional Student Groups in Africa (RSGs Africa) organize the ISCB-RSGs African Student Symposium to be held on October 10, 2017 on the marge of the ISCB Africa ASBCB Conference on Bioinformatics in Entebbe, Uganda.

The aim of the symposium is to get a chance to know colleagues working on the computational biology area in order to create networks and to have collaborations and opportunities that can improve bioinformatics research in Africa.

The organizers are looking forward to welcome you all in Entebbe, Uganda.

Intended Audience

The symposium is mainly designed for students working on the computational biology field that want to share their experience in the field and interact with their colleagues in Africa. The program will include oral presentations and poster session. Students or postdoc are invited to submit abstracts to be presented as an oral presentation or at the poster session during the symposium.