Pan African Bioinformatics Network for H3Africa

SMC'2017: Data Engineering In Bioinformatics, Image and Data Analysis

Date and location: 23rd to 25th March 2017, Tanger, Morocco

The Moroccan Classification Society in Collaboration with:

- LabTIC laboratory, ENSA Tangier, Morocco

  • - The International Federation of Classification Societies
  • - The Francophone Society of Classification
  • - The Department of Mathematics & Computer Science, University of Quebec in Trois-rivières, Canada
  • - The Bioinformatics Laboratory, University of Quebec in Montreal, Canada
  • - The H3ABioNet Tangier Node of the H3Africa NIH Grant, Tangier Morocco
  • - The Moroccan Bioinformatics and Health Informatics Center, Tangier Morocco

Organizes its first conference devoted to novel research developments and results in all theoretical and practical aspects of Data, including : Acquisition, Storage, Analysis, and Integration.

The scope of the conference covers all multidisciplinary topics related to the latest research and their importance in data engineering.

Sessions will include oral presentations and workshops.

In this event, the following three major themes will be addressed:

Multicriteria Data Analysis

  • Classification and Discrimination
  • NP-Hard Problems
  • Collaborative Classification
  • Supervised and Unsupervised Machine Learning
  • Mixed Models, Markov Models, Fuzzy Logics
  • Optimization, Visualization
  • Neural Networks, Genetic Algorithms
  • Spectral Classification, Selection Model
  • Cross Validation, Artificial Learning, Support Vector Machines
  • Big Data Analysis, Data Integration

Bioinformatics and Life Science Data Analysis

  • Algorithms for Life Sciences
  • Big Data for Life Sciences
  • Methods and Tools for Omics
  • Computational Studies on Biological Networks
  • Sequence Analysis and Comparative Genomics
  • High Throughput and Next-Generation Sequencing (HTS, NGS)
  • Predictive Models for OMICs Data
  • Bioinformatics Databases and Algorithms
  • Health and Biomedical Data Management and Integration
  • Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS)
  • Biomedical Text Mining
  • Bioontologies

Multimedia Data Analysis

  • Filtering, Transformation, and Multiresolution Processing
  • Restauration, Enhancement, High Resolution
  • Compression, Transmission, Storage
  • Image Segmentation and Classification
  • Color, Multispectral and Textured Image Processing
  • 3D Image, Stereo Vision
  • Video Image Processing
  • Biomedical Image Processing and Visualisation
  • Image and Signal Processing Applications
  • Image and Video Indexation

Key dates:

  • Paper Submission (3 - 6 pages) : December 4, 2016 (extended)
  • Author Notification : January 10, 2017
  • Final Version of the Papers : January 31, 2017
  • Registration Deadline: January 31, 2017
  • Conference Dates: 23rd - 25th March, 2017

For more information on how to register and conference fees, please visit here.