LASCS 2016 Committees

SCS-LA Chair:

Alexander Monzón (Structural Bionformatics Group, Departamento de Ciencia y Tecnología. Universidad Nacional de Quilmes. Bernal, Argentina)

SCS-LA Co-Chair:

Javier Cáceres-Molina (BSc in Biotechnology, Master Student In Biotechnology, Center for Bioinformatics and Integrative Biology (CBIB), Universidad Andrés Bello, Santiago, Chile).

Finance Committee

Chair: Estefanía Mancini (Laboratorio de Genómica Comparativa del Desarrollo Vegetal del Instituto de Investigaciones Bioquímicas de Buenos Aires (IIBBA), Fundación Instituto Leloir. Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Co-Chair: Nicolas Moreyra (Institute of Ecology, Genetics and Evolution of Buenos Aires - CONICET. Department of Ecology, Genetics and Evolution, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales - Universidad de Buenos Aires. Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Web Committee

Chair: Cristian Rohr (INDEAR. Rosario, Argentina)

Co-chair: Germán González (Grupo de Minería de Datos en Biociencias - UCC. Córdoba, Argentina)

Members:

Nilson Coimbra

Program Committee

Chair: César Ramírez-Sarmiento (Assistant Professor, Institute for Biological and Medical Engineering, Schools of Engineering, Medicine and Biological Sciences, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile)

Co-chair: Lucas De Felipe (PhD, postdoctoral fellow. UBA - FCNyE)

Members:

Marcia Hasenauer (Structural Bionformatics Group, Departamento de Ciencia y Tecnología. Universidad Nacional de Quilmes. Bernal, Argentina)

Fernando Andrade (RSG Mexico)

Libertad Pantoja (RSG Mexico)

Travel Fellowships Committee

Chair: Gonzalo Parra. (Protein Physiology Laboratory, UBA, Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Co-chair: Fiorella Cravero. Cheminformatics Group, Planta Piloto de Ingeniería Química - (PLAPIQUI UNS - CONICET)

Members:

Facundo Orts (Instituto de Investigaciones Biológicas (IIB-CONICET, Universidad Nacional Mar del Plata)

Communications Committee

Chair: Catalina Valdivia (BSc in Biotechnology, Master Student in Biotechnology, uBiome, Fundación Ciencia & Vida, Santiago, Chile)

Co-chair: Gabriel Olguin. (Undergraduate student. Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile. Chile)

Members:
Mauricio Pérez Martínez (RSG Mexico)

Carla Padilla (Undergraduate student. Universidad Nacional de Tucumán. Argentina))

ISCB Student Council representatives

Pieter Meysman (Unviversity of Antwerp, Belgium)

Alexander Salazar (Broad Institute, USA)

Other collaborators:

People who accepted to collaborate with the organization:

Chile

  1. Jose Cifuentes. MeloLab, Universidad Catolica de Chile.
  2. Karen Yasmine Oróstica Tapia. Universidad de Talca.