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Welcome to the 7th Georgia Tech - Oak Ridge National Lab
International Conference
"Genome Biology and Bioinformatics"


This year, Georgia Tech continues the tradition of biennial International Conferences in Bioinformatics, bringing together leading, world-renowned researchers in genomics and bioinformatics to present recent advances in the field and to discuss open problems.
The 7th Conference called "Genome Biology and Bioinformatics" will cover the latest developments in the field from evolutionary genomics to systems biology.

Starting 2009 the conference will feature a prestigious Margaret O. Dayhoff lecture. The first lecture will be delivered by Dr. David Lipman, a Member of the National Academy of Science and Director of the National Center for Biotechnology Information at the US National Institutes of Health.

Conference Location

The conference will be held at the Robert Ferst Center for the Arts, located in the heart of the Georgia Tech campus.

Important Dates

Registration begins: August 25, 2009
Deadline for early registration: November 7, 2009
Deadline for refund/cancellation of registration: November 7, 2009
Deadline for poster abstract subsmission: November 1, 2009
Conference dates: November 12 - 14, 2009

Sponsors

Georgia Tech College of Engineering
Georgia Tech College of Sciences
Georgia Tech Office of the Provost
Georgia Tech School of Biology
Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience at Georgia Tech
Intergrative Biosystems Institute at Georgia Tech
Georgia Tech College of Computing
Emory University
Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Genomics, Georgia Tech
Georgia Tech College of Computing
Oak Ridge National Lab
Health Systems Institute, Georgia Tech