Call for Special Sessions

Interested authors are  invited to submit special session proposals, which should contain a title, motivation and scope as well as a biosketch of the organizers, to Prof. Barbara Di Camillo by email (Email:

Topics of interest include:

CI in Bioinformatics

  • Single cell and bulk transcriptomics
  • Machine learning and artificial intelligence in bioinformatics
  • Regulatory networks reconstruction/robustness/evolvability
  • MicroRNA analysis
  • Molecular sequence alignment and analysis
  • Pattern recognition/data mining/optimization methods in Bioinformatics
  • Visualization of large biological data sets

CI in Computational Biology

  • Metabolic pathway analysis
  • Modelling, simulation, and optimization of biological systems
  • Biological network
  • Structure prediction and folding
  • Epigenomics

CI in Biomedical Engineering, Bioprocessing and Healthcare Informatics

  • Biomedical data modelling/data mining/model parametrization
  • Biomarker discovery and development
  • Personalized medicine and treatment optimization
  • Big data analysis and tools for biological and medical data
  • Health data acquisition/analysis/mining
  • Healthcare information systems/knowledge representation/reasoning
  • Parallel/high performance computing
  • Medical imaging and pattern recognition
  • Biopharmaceutical manufacturing
  • Closed-loop optimization methods/platforms