Israeli Bioinformatics Symposium 2017

IBS 2017 will be the 19th annual meeting of the Israeli Bioinformatics Society, which brings together faculty members and students from all the academic institutions in Israel and researchers from the industry, interested in developing or employing computational techniques in a variety of areas, including genomics, structural biology, systems biology and others. This year’s event will include Keynote lectures from Prof. Leonid Mirny from MIT, Prof. Gad Getz from MGH and Prof. Eytan Domany from the Weizmann Institute, short talks in a variety of research areas by group leaders from relatively new labs in various institutions and a lively poster session. We encourage you to submit and present your poster, and take part in the prize-winning competition! The event is free for all participants, but registration is required.

Deadline for registration:
May 8th , 2017

Organizing committee

  • Igor Ulitsky (chair)
    Weizmann Institute of Science

    Shmuel Pietrokovski
    Weizmann Institute of Science

    Schraga Schwartz
    Weizmann Institute of Science

    Dan Ben-Avraham
    Weizmann Institute of Science

  • Irit Gat Viks

  • Tel Aviv University

  • Chen Keasar

  • ISBCB Chair and President


  • The Chorafas Institute for Scientific Exchange
  • Faculty of Biology, Weizmann Institute of Science
  • Faculty of Biochemistry, Weizmann Institute of Science
  • Azrieli Institute for Systems Biology, Weizmann Institute of Science
  • Chromatin & RNA Gene Regulation I-CORE
  • Gene Regulation in Complex Human Disease I-CORE
  • Edmond J. Safra Center for Bioinformatics at Tel Aviv University
  • BKU at the Life Sciences and Engineering center  at the Technion
  • IBM Research, Healthcare Informatics Department
  • EMBO Young Investigator Program