Latin America SCS 2018

The Latin American Student Council Symposium is a forum for students, post docs, 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.

Key Dates

June 21, 2018

Call Opens

September 21, 2018
October 5, 2018

Call Closes

September 21, 2018
October 12, 2018

Student Council
Travel Fellowship Closes

October 12, 2018

Acceptance Notifications

October 19, 2018

Travel Fellowship

October, 30, 2018

Late Posters
Call Closes

November 6, 2018

Latin American
Student Council Symposium

Call for Travel Fellowship Applications LASCS2018

We are glad to announce that, we are now accepting applications for its Travel Fellowship from students and early career postdoctoral researchers to attend the symposium. Travel Fellowship Program is intended to assist young researchers to join the congregation of students from all stages and all around the globe.

If you are planning to present at the Latin American Student Council Symposium and you need supplementary funds to attend the conference, we invite you to submit an abstract and your travel fellowship application.  Learn more here. 

Applications will be received until Oct 12, 2018.

Abstract call is now open

We are delighted to announce that a call for abstracts for the 3rd edition of the Latin American ISCB Student Council Symposium is now open.

We welcome abstracts from all levels of research students and early career post-doctoral researchers. A select number of authors will be invited to give oral presentations of their work at the symposium. All accepted abstract authors will be invited to present a poster about their work. Outstanding presentations and posters will be awarded.

Authors of submitted abstracts are also invited to apply for a Travel Fellowship to help them attending the symposium. 

Please follow the abstract guidelines to learn more about abstract requirements and how to submit an abstract through Easy Chair.

Please check the key dates section on our front page for last day of submission and acceptance notifications.