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Call for Tutorials Track Submissions

The 10th ACM Conference on Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, and Health Informatics (ACM BCB) is the flagship conference of the ACM SIGBio. ACM-BCB 2019 is the conference's tenth year, building upon the success of the first eight meetings in Niagara Falls, Chicago, Orlando, Washington DC, Newport Beach, Atlanta, Seattle, Boston and Washington DC.

ACM-BCB 2019 invites tutorials that address the interests of its varied audience of individuals interested in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, and Health Informatics (BCB) including graduate students, researchers and educators from academia, and researchers and practitioners from industry and government.

We especially welcome proposals for tutorials that:

The tutorials will be held on September 7, 2019. We envision tutorials to be 1 to 4 units, where each unit is 50 minutes. We encourage tutorials with multiple units to have more than one presenter, preferably from different institutions, bringing different perspectives.

Tutorial proposals should not exceed 3 pages (excluding the speaker biographies) and should include:

Each proposal will be and ranked based on the significance of the proposed tutorial topic, overall quality of the proposal, the qualifications and experience of the presenters, the tutorial's fit to the conference theme, and the number of tutorial slots and the space available.

Submission procedure: Each tutorial proposal can be up to 3 pages (11pt font Times New Roman, single line spacing, 1” page margins on all sides, PDF format). The proposers are requested to address all the details listed above in their proposal.

Submissions are handled via EasyChair,(select “Tutorials Track”)

Important Dates:

Submission deadline: March 15, 2019
Acceptance notification: March 22, 2019


Tutorial Chairs

Shaun Mahony, Pennsylvania State University
Simina Boca, Georgetown University

Important Dates
Call for Submission Deadline Notification of Acceptance
Papers May 15 June 21
Workshops March 15 March 22
Tutorials March 15 March 22
Highlights May 10 June 10
Posters June 14 June 21

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