8th CAB2C

The A2B2C will host the 8th Argentinian Congress of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (CAB2C).

The meeting will take place on 26–29 November 2017, at the Julio César Hotel in the beautiful city of Posadas, Misiones.

The CAB2C is a multidisciplinary forum for the presentation and discussion of research in computational biology, bioinformatics and their applications. The CAB2C welcomes academic and professional contributions, from various scientific disciplines (Computer Science, Statistics and Mathematics, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Genetics, Medicine Microbiology and others).

Official Site

The official site of the conference is 8CAB2C 2017. Important information on the conference and submissions is provided at that page.


Submissions of abstracts for consideration as talks or posters will be processed at the official site for the conference.

Submit your abstract here.

A2B2C Travel Fellowships

Please see all the information on the official site of the conference 8CAB2C 2017.

Registrations and Payments

Important Notice. Registrations and payments are being collected at the conference site, for A2B2C members and for others paying in ARS Pesos.

Registration Fees (all prices are in ARS Pesos)

Applicable Dates:
Must be registered by October 27, 2017
A2B2C Member** Non-member
Industry/Corporate - $4500.00
Professional (Academic/Government/Non-profit) $2000.00 $3000.00
Postdoc $1500.00 $2200.00
PhD Student $1200.00 $1900.00
Undergraduate* $200.00 $800.00
Applicable Dates:
October 28 -
November 20, 2017

A2B2C Member** Non-member
Industry/Corporate - $5200.00
Professional (Academic/Government/Non-profit) $2600.00 $3900.00
PostDoc $1950.00 $2860.00
PhD Student $1560.00 $2470.00
Undergraduate* $260.000 $1040.00
* Advisor letter or student ID my be requested at the registration desk on-site at the conference to verify status.
**A2B2C member registration fee doesn't include A2B2C membership. When you fill the registration form you could request or renew A2B2C membership. Then, automatically you will receive the registration discount as A2B2C member and the total of your registration will include the conference registration, A2B2C membership and dinner if applicable.
Please note online registration closes Monday, November 20, 2017, 11:59PM EDT. After this time registration will only be available onsite at the conference registration desk.
A2B2C Membership payment is done together with the conference registration
A2B2C Membership Dues: ARS $500 for students (undergraduates, PhDs, postdocs), and ARS $780 for senior professional and academic investigators
If you are a current member of A2B2C, you must use the email address associated with your A2B2C membership in order to register at the discounted member.

NON MEMBERS OF A2B2C: Nonmembers will be able to join A2B2C through the online conference registration system and immediately receive member rates for the A2B2C-Latin America Conference. You can join when you register for the conference.

A2B2C MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL: If your A2B2C membership is not current you can renew your membership as part of your registration fees through the online system.
To register please complete the online registration form. You should then make your payment either

via bank transfer in ARS Pesos to:
Asociación Argentina de Bioinformática y Biología Computacional
CUIT: 30-71154259-7
Bank: ICBC
Account number: 0541/02104510/64
Account type: cuenta corriente en pesos
CBU: 01505412 0200010451064-7

or via CROSSED CHECK, payable to "Asociación Argentina de Bioinformática y Biología Computacional NO A LA ORDEN".
Then send it to: Cristina Marino Buslje (A2B2C 2017 Registration)
Fundación Instituto Leloir, Patricias Argentinas 435
Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, C1405BWE, Argentina.

Keep a copy of your proof of payment and then complete this payment confirmation and invoicing form.
- please read carefully BEFORE your group registers!
Register a minimum of six (6) and receive one (1) additional registration for free.

Individuals from the same lab or organization have an opportunity to receive a 7th conference registration free when registering as a group.

To take advantage of this special offer please follow these instructions:

1.  Contact cmb@leloir.org.ar in advance of your registration to notify us you will have a group of 7 or more, and identify the delegate (name, affiliation, email and registration type*) who will receive the free registration.

2.  Have your group of at least six (6) register and pay the 8CAB2C conference registration. The person designated to receive the free registration should not register until they receive special instructions from the conference organizers, which will happen after the group's paid registrations are confirmed.

3.  Provide evidence of your group’s paid registrations (names, affiliation, email addresses and receipt numbers) using the payment confirmation form. Once these registrations are verified the special registration instructions will be forwarded to the individual designated to receive the complimentary registration.

*The complimentary registration is applicable to the lowest priced registration fee from the group at the Early Bird Discounted Rate.
All conference fees for the 8CAB2C Conference through the A2B2C registration system are charged in Argentinian Pesos (ARS).
Requests for registration cancellation must be made in writing and sent to cmb@leloir.org.ar

All refunds will be made in ARS Pesos and processed following the conference. Refunds will be made in accordance with the following schedule:
• Cancellations received on or before October 28, 2017, will receive a 50% refund
• No refund of fees will be made after October 28, 2017.
Questions about registration
For questions about your registration please contact us at gusparisi@gmail.com and mmiretti03@yahoo.co.uk .

Workshop organized by ISCB RSG-Argentina

Please see all the information on the official site of the conference 8CAB2C 2017.

Official Poster


Key dates and deadlines

Registration opens: September 4th, 2017
Abstract submission opens (oral/posters): September 4th, 2017
Abstract submission closes (oral/posters): October 2nd, 2017 October 9th, 2017
Communication of Acceptance: October 27th, 2017
Early registration closes: October 27th, 2017
Travel fellowships applications open: October 28th, 2017
Travel fellowships applications deadline: November 1st, 2017
Travel fellowships acceptance notifications: November 6th, 2017
Late Poster Submission Deadline: November 13th, 2017
Communication of Acceptance for Late Submissions: November 15th, 2017
Online Registration Deadline: 20-November-2017 (after this date only on-site registrations will be accepted)


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