Methods, tools & platforms for Personalized Medicine in the Big Data Era
16-18 October 2017, Palermo, Italy
Keynotes (confirmed only)
- Winston Hide, University of Sheffield, UK.
- Anita Grigoriadis, King's College, London, UK.
Guests (confirmed only)
- Raffaele Giancarlo, University of Palermo, Italy
- Chiara Marchiori, IBM Research - Zurich, Switzerland
- Emanuela Merelli, University of Camerino, Italy
Tutorials (confirmed only)
- Giuseppe Cattaneo, University of Salerno, Italy
Further Speakers to be announced soon.
The Workshop will be held at the site of the Istituto di Calcolo e Reti ad Alte Prestazioni (ICAR-CNR) of the Italian National Research Council in Palermo.
PROCEEDINGS AND POST-WORKSHOP PUBLICATION
Proceedings of the event will consist in a Collection in PeerJ Preprints.
The publication of full papers from presentations given at the Workshop in Special Issues of BMC Bioinformatics and the Journal of Translation Medicine is under discussion.
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS FOR ORAL COMMUNICATIONS AND POSTERS
Abstracts for oral communications (max four pages): May 26, 2017
Abstracts for posters, software demo and late posters (max two pages): TBA
The special topic is "Methods, tools & platforms for Personalized Medicine in the Big Data Era", which includes:
Data management: Biomedical Big Data Management, Standards for Clinical and Genetic Data, Data Privacy and Security, Omics Data Integration, Biobanks
Data analysis: Omics Data analysis, Genetic Mutation Analysis, Biomarkers Discovery, NGS Data Analysis, Patient Information Analytics
Tools and Services: Clinical Genomics Services, Models for Clinic and Genetic Data, Mobile tools and applications, Interoperability of Clinical and omic tools, Communication Technologies for Health-Care.
Platforms: Integrated Data Warehouses, Integration of Applications and Data Services, Clinical Decision Support Systems, Healthcare Systems
Traditional NETTAB topics also apply (see full list in the web site).
Submissions are sought for oral communications, posters and software demos.
Abstracts must be submitted through EasyChair at https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=nettab2017 for the proper evaluation.
See full instructions: http://www.igst.it/nettab/2017/submissions/instructions-for-authors/
Paolo Romano & Alfonso Urso & Alfonso Valencia
Announce list: https://groups.google.com/d/forum/nettab-announce