GCB 2014 invites the submission of papers on all aspects of bioinformatics. Areas of interest include:

  • Genomics and Meta-Genomics
  • Bioimage Informatics
  • Poly-omics Analysis
  • Regulatory Networks and Pathways
  • Structural Modeling
  • Biodata Visualization
  • Personalized Medicine
  • Translational Medicine
  • Big Data Management and Interpretation
  • Bioinformatics in the Cloud

The conference language will be English. GCB invites contributions of the following types:

Regular papers

should have 8–10 pages and will be published in the conference proceedings (GI-Edition Lecture Notes in Informatics (LNI)). Paper submissions will be peer-reviewed by the program committee and judged by quality, originality and relevance. Submissions may cover any area of bioinformatics.

Highlight papers

(short papers) should report on recent work, preferably published during the present or past year. Topics include biological findings with bioinformatics methods, new computational methods or new software tools. Highlight papers should be submitted as an abstract of at most 4 pages (including references). Submissions will be judged by the importance and novelty of the findings and relevance to the conference audience. Highlight abstracts will be made available via the conference website.


should present recent scientific work in any area of bioinformatics. Poster abstracts should not exceed 300 words including references.


For details on the submission, see Submission. Key dates can be found in the box on the right hand side of the website.

The conference program will be augmented by additional satellite workshops. Please check our call for workshop proposals.


September 29 - October 1
Workshops & Tutorials:
September 28

Submission deadline:
June 9 (papers, workshops)

Notification of acceptance:
June 14(workshops)
July 7(papers)

Poster abstract submission:
July 14

Final version due:
July 21

Travel grant applications:
August 10 (read more...)

Early registration deadline:
August 28


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