Online registration for GCB 2014 is now closed. On-Site registration is possible.


The Workshops are free of charge, but registration is required; registration for the main conference includes an option to enrol for a workshop. If you wish to attend a specific workshop only, please contact the respective organizers (see Workshops for further information), indicating your name and degree, your affiliation (including address and phone number), and your profession or subject of study.

Social Events

Registration for the main conference also includes options to enrol for the Welcome Reception, the Social Event (guided tours) and the Conference Dinner. For all events, registration is required. On-site registration is not possible.

  • The Welcome Reception is free of charge.
  • The Social Event (guided tour) is free of charge, but the number of participants is limited to 120!
  • The costs for the Conference Dinner (including a three course flying buffet and table water) are EUR 30, and the number of participants is limited to 140!

For further details, see Social Events.

Registration Desk

On Sunday, the registration desk will be open all day long from 9.30am, also during the welcome reception. The other days, the registration desk will open at 8am.

Registration Fee

  early regular
Industry EUR 350 EUR 400
Academic EUR 250 EUR 300
Students (PhD and others)
EUR 140 EUR 190

Deadline for early registration is August 28.
Deadline for appearance in the list of participants is September 7.

Travel Grants (deadline exhausted)

We are pleased to announce a limited number of travel grants for the German Conference on Bioinformatics 2014 at Bielefeld University, Germany, funded by the DECHEMA Fachgruppe Bioinformatik.

Applications for travel grants should be submitted by email to the Organizing Committee: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., subject: GCB travel grant application

In your application, please answer the following questions:

 * Why do you need financial support?
 * What is your status? Graduate or PhD student, postdoc? Employee, scholar, none?
 * Are you an author/co-author of a paper/poster and what is your contribution to it?
 * What are the expected costs? (Registration fee, travel, hotel, sum)

The deadline to submit a travel grant application is August 10.
Notifications will be sent by August 18.



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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