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Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
University of Toronto

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BioC 2018: Where Software and Biology Connect

When: July 25 (Developer Day), 26, and 27, 2018
Where: Victoria University, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Twitter: #bioc2018

Call for Posters

Use the Poster Submission Form to submit an abstract (up to 300 words) for a poster up until July 19 for inclusion in the online programme. Include links to software where relevant.

Call for Birds of a Feather / Special Interest Groups

We invite participants to form groups dedicated to discuss or work on topics of interest. We will make rooms available for groups to meet during the lunch breaks. We encourage students, postdocs and junior faculty to participant and form groups.

To create a special interest group open an issue describing the topic. The issue title should start with SIG: followed by a short but descriptive title. In the issue, include:

Interested participants should use the issue to ask questions and/or express their interest in participating. Proposals with interest shown by at least 3 additional participants by July 12 will be announced on the conference web page, and will have a room reserved for their meeting.

Call for F1000Research articles

There is an invitation to submit F1000Research articles to the Bioconductor gateway which will be associated with Bioc2018. The deadline is June 18, 2018. See this support site thread for more details.

Call for Talks

The call for talks is closed. Talks will be peer-reviewed by the conference committee.

Call for Workshops

The call for workshops is closed. Workshop proposals will be peer-reviewed by the conference committee. Join the Bioconductor Community Slack and #bioc2018-workshops channel for up-to-date information.

Key dates

Notification of Acceptance for talks and reviewed posters May 31
Deadline for poster abstracts and BoF proposals July 12
BioC 2018 Meeting July 25 (Developer Day), 26, and 27