2nd Joint NIAID-ISTC Workshop on Bioinformatics Tools and Innovation through Collaboration, August 29–September 1, 2011, Moscow
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), a component of the United States National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), in a joint effort with the International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) sponsored the 2nd Joint NIAID-ISTC Workshop on Bioinformatics Tools and Innovation through Collaboration in Moscow, August 29–September 1, 2011.
Scientific Content and Purpose: The purpose of the workshop is to expand on the previously established relationship between NIAID and research institutions from the Former Soviet Union countries to identify and discuss collaboration initiatives in the areas of bioinformatics, computational biology, medical and clinical informatics as related to allergy and infectious diseases.
Meeting Format: The workshop will include invited presentations, a plenary session, and an event dinner to facilitate discussions between workshop participants to identify common areas of interest. All workshop sessions and documents will be in English.
Registration: Due to space and resource limitations, registration is by invitation only. If you have received a Letter of Invitation, please visit the Registration link below.
The deadline for submission is Sunday, July 10, 2011 at 23:59.(MSK - Moscow Standard Time)
Please send all questions regarding this conference to:
Karlynn Noble Communications Specialist, Lockheed Martin ContractorOffice of Cyber Infrastructure and Computational Biology (OCICB)National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please send all questions regarding this workshop to: Karlynn Noble Communications Specialist, Lockheed Martin ContractorOffice of Cyber Infrastructure and Computational Biology (OCICB)National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)E-mail: email@example.com
Disclaimer: The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators at HHS-sponsored conferences do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
Read Adriaan van der Meer's opening address download
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) is an intergovernmental organization connecting scientists from Kazakhstan, Armenia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Georgia with their peers and research organizations in the EU, Japan, Republic of Korea, Norway and the United States.
ISTC facilitates international science projects and assists the global scientific and business community to source and engage with CIS and Georgian institutes that develop or possess an excellence of scientific know-how.