Welcome to BITS 2016

13th Annual Meeting of the Bioinformatics Italian Society
June 15-17, 2016, University of Salerno, Italy

The Bioinformatics Italian Society, together with the University of Salerno, is glad to invite you to its 13th Annual Conference.
As usual, this year the meeting will feature leading researchers as keynote speakers.
The event will take place in the Aula Magna of the University of Salerno.

Useful Information

For further information about locations, registration, poster sessions and social activities, please follow this link.

BITS2016 Meeting Best Oral Presentation and Posters Awards

BITS2016 Scientific Committee is glad to announce the awards for the best oral presentation and the best posters at the BITS2016 meeting.

The Scientific Committee of BITS2016 will assign the awards to researchers attending the meeting as presenting authors of the best oral presentation and best posters, as resulting by the criteria established for this competition (see here).

Awards will consist in a diploma and the discount of the registration fees for an amount equivalent to the student registration fees for early registration, either on this years’ registration fees or for the participation in one of the BITS meetings that will be held in the next 3 years, as per winner choice.

Winner of the Best Presentation Award

Roberta Bosotti, Nerviano Medical Sciences srl

Winners of the Best Poster Award

Bruno Fosso, Istituto di Biomembrane e Bioenergetica (IBBE), CNR

Luciano Giacò, Istituto Europeo di Oncologia

Giuseppe Guerrisi, Università degli Studi di Salerno

Dario Righelli, Istituto per le Applicazioni del Calcolo "M. Picone", CNR and DISA-MIS, Università di Salerno

Anna Vangone, Utrecht University, The Netherlands

Information for abstract/paper submission to Peer J

Follow this link to find information about how to submit your abstract and/or full paper to Peer J for the Special Issue associated to BITS2016 meeting.


Registration to BITS2016 conference is closed.
For information about the registration fees follow this link Registration

Important Dates

December 15, 2015
The Call for Special Sessions is OPEN
January 15, 2016
Deadline for Special Session proposals
February 10, 2016
Decision of the Scientific Committee on Special Sessions
February 26, 2016
Call for Oral Presentations and Posters - OPEN
March 4, 2016
Call for Travel Grants
April 7, 2016
Deadline for Abstracts submission
April 4, 2016
Deadline for Travel Grant requests
April 8, 2016
Call for Late Posters - OPEN
April 29, 2016
Communication of decisions on scientific submissions
May 2, 2016
Communication of decisions on Travel Grant assignments
May 15, 2016
Deadline for the early registration
May 16, 2016
Final Program of the Conference
May 16, 2016
Deadline for Late Poster Abstracts submission
May 16, 2016
Late Registration open
June 15-17, 2016


For information about the calls follow this link Calls


Find out more about tutorials at the following link Material

Satellite Events

For information about satellite events follow this link Satellite events


Organizing Partners