BMC Genomics Special Issue for Proceedings Track papers
Some photos taken at the conference
Conference Program at a glance
Please also look at the conference website maintained by BGI.
The second ISCB-Asia 2012 was held in Shenzhen, China (directly adjacent to Hong Kong), jointly with with BGI, under the name of ISCB-Asia/SCCG 2012 (Shenzhen Conference on Computational Genomics). The main conference was held on December 17-19 and a collaborating meeting AYRCOB was held on December 20-21, 2012. Within Shenzhen, the conference site was the Kingkey Palace hotel, a five star hotel facing the Dameisha Sea Park.
Gunnar von Heijne [Abstract & Biography]
Professor Stockholm University, Sweden.
Philip Green [Abstract & Biography]
University of Washington, Seattle, USA.
Takashi Ito [CV] [Abstract & Biography]
Professor The University of Tokyo, Japan.
Piero Carninci [CV] [Abstract & Biography]
Leader, Functional Genomics Technology Team, RIKEN, Japan.
Eric Xing [CV] [Abstract & Biography]
Associate Professor Carnegie Mellon University, USA.
Zhiping Weng [Abstract & Biography]
Director, Program in Bioinformatics and Integrative Biology and Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology,
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, USA.
Burkhard Rost Professor, Technische Universität München President ISCB Janet Kelso Group Leader, Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology Vice President, ISCB Yingrui Li Director of Science and Techonology, BGI, China Masanori Arita Associate Professor, University of Tokyo AYRCOB organizer Reinhard Schneider Head of Bioinformatics Core Facility LCSB, University of Luxembourg Treasurer, ISCB Scott Markel Principal Bioinformatics Architect Accelrys, Inc. Secretary, ISCB Paul Horton Research Team Leader, AIST, CBRC
Victor Jin *Chair Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University Siu-Ming Yiu also Local committee, publicity in Hong Kong Assistant Professor University of Hong Kong Jong Bhak Director, Theragen BiO institute, Korea Wen-Lian Hsu Distinguished Research Fellow Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan Tim Bailey Senior Research Fellow University of Queensland, Australia Jung-Hsien Chiang Professor National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan Mikael Bodén Group Leader University of Queensland, Australia Hsueh-Fen Juan Professor National Taiwan University Hsuan-Cheng Huang Associate Professor National Yangming University, Taiwan Xuewen Chen Director, Bioinformatics and Computational Life Sciences Laboratory Professor, University of Kansas, USA Arne Elofsson Professor Stockholm University, Sweden Wayne Mitchell Group Leader, Bioinformatics Experimental Therapeutics Centre Biopolis, Singapore Michael Gromiha Associate Professor Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, India Daehee Hwang Professor Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea Yu-Yen Ou Assistant Professor, Yuan-Ze University, Chung-Li, Taiwan Guylaine Poisson Associate Professor, University of Hawai'i, USA Juan Liu Professor, Wuhan University, China Kentaro Tomii Senior Researcher Computational Biology Research Center, Japan Martin Frith Researcher Computational Biology Research Center, Japan
Francisco Azuaje Senior Researcher Centre de Recherche Public de le Santé, Luxembourg Bruce Aronow Professor Cincinnati Children's Research Foundation, USA Guylaine Poisson Associate Professor University of Hawai'i, USA Daehee Hwang Professor Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea Yu-Yen Ou Assistant Professor, Yuan-Ze University, Chung-Li, Taiwan
Yingrui Li Local scientific chair Director of Science and Techonology, BGI, China Masanori Arita Supervisor of AYRCOB satellite meeting Associate Professor, University of Tokyo & AYRCOB organizer Limsoon Wong Provost's Chair Professor and Head of Computer Science, School of Computing, National University of Singapore Professor of Pathology, School of Medicine, National University of Singapore Leader, Bioinformatics Programme, NUS Office of Life Sciences Luonan Chen Executive Director, Key Laboratory of Systems Biology, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences Professor, Institute of Systems Biology, Shanghai University, China Biaoyang Lin Professor and Director, Systems Biology, Zhejiang-California International Nanosystems Institute (ZCNI), Zhejiang Univ., Hangzhou, China Stephen Tsui Professor, School of Biomedical Sciences, Associate Director, CUHK-BGI Innovative Institute of Transomics Director, Centre for Microbial Genomics and Proteomics Director, Hong Kong Bioinformatics Centre Mark Ragan Professor and Head Genomics and Computational Biology Institute for Molecular Bioscience Professor, School of Information Technology & Electrical Engineering, The University of Queensland Director, ARC Centre of Excellence in Bioinformatics Kiyoshi Asai Director, Computational Biology Research Center, AIST Professor, the University of Tokyo
Paul Horton will serve as conference chair.
Notes on going from the Hong Kong airport to Shenzhen