Call for Posters
International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM 2012)
4-7, 2012, Philadelphia, USA
Poster submissions are welcome
in all areas of bioinformatics , biomedicine and healthcare
informatics relevant to the scope of BIBM (for a detailed list of topics see
Poster presentations offer the
opportunity to present late-breaking results, work in progress, or other
that is best communicated in a graphical or interactive format. We expect
the poster session to
be the focus of interactions between authors and other conference
participants, leading to
discussions about the work presented, fostering possible collaborations, and
authors with valuable feedback about their work.
Prof. Amarda Shehu
George Mason University, USA
Prof. May D. Wang
Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University, USA
Prof. Jane Huiru Zheng
University of Ulster, UK
• Aug 22, 2012 - Poster
• Aug 26, 2012 - Notification of poster acceptance
• Sept 7, 2012 - Camera-ready submission of poster
Brief poster abstracts can be
submitted by the deadline indicated above through the online
submission system (http://wi-lab.com/cyberchair/2012/bibm12/cbc_index.html).
In case difficulties
are encountered using the on-line systems posters can be submitted by email
to one of the poster
chairs specifying "BIBM 12 Poster Submission" on the "Subject" line.
Poster abstracts are limited to one page, must be camera-ready, and must
follow the same
formatting requirements as the main papers (DOC,
Posters will be reviewed on the basis of their relevance to the scope of the
conference and on
the scientific quality of the work presented. Each poster paper will be
published with maximum
up to 3 page limit in the poster/workshop proceedings (EI indexed).
Following the BIBM tradition, 1-2 best poster awards (around US$700-800
each) will be announced
at the BIBM banquet.
Boards, tape and/or tacks will
be provided for displaying the posters.
Dimensions: Posters must be limited in width to 36".
Readability: Posters should be easy to read from 4-6 ft distance.
In particular, the fonts used
should not be smaller than 18pt (20pt or 24pt are preferred).
Attendance: At least one of the poster co-authors is
required to register for the conference and
to present the poster at the scheduled poster session.