The ISCB Student Council and its Regional Student Groups are organizing the 16th Student Council Symposium to be held on July 10-11, 2020, directly preceding ISMB 2020 (July 13-16 2020). This is a completely virtual event!
The Student Council Symposium is a forum for students and young researchers in the fields of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics. Participants will have the opportunity to present their work to an international audience, build a network within the computational biology community and develop important soft skills in an environment that fosters exchange of ideas and knowledge.
This year's virtual edition features:
- Two keynote speakers, Prof. Elana J Fertig and Prof. Hamed S. Najafabadi
- A career panel, moderated by Dr. Bruce Seet, with panelists Dr. Anne Mullin, Dr. Rita Strack and Dr. Anthony Fejes
- An invited talk by Jenea Adams, representing The Black Women In Computational Biology Network
- Best poster and best talk prizes
More information about this event can be found on the SCS2020 website