One Day Symposium on “Emerging Trends in Bioinformatics & Health Informatics”

CCB symposium

Date: 16th Apr 2017, Tuesday
Time: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Venue: C 01, Ground Floor, Academic Block, IIIT- Delhi

In last two decades, there is a tremendous change in the field of biological, medical and plant sciences as data is growing with exponential rate. Aim of this symposium is to highlight importance of informatics in the field biomedical and agriculture sciences.

Who should attend: All students, faculty, researchers & Industry professionals who are working or have interest in agriculture, biology and health informatics.


  1. Prof. Samir K. Brahmachari, Former DG, CSIR
  2. Prof. G. P. S. Raghava, IIIT-Delhi
  3. Dr. Vinod Scaria, CSIR- IGIB
  4. Dr. Manish Kumar, South Campus (DU)
  5. Dr. Dinesh Gupta, ICGEB
  6. Dr. Dinesh Kumar, IASRI (ICAR)
  7. Dr. Ganesh Bagler, IIIT-Delhi
  8. Dr. Vibhor Kumar, IIIT-Delhi


Workshop Schedule:
8:30 am – 9:30 am – Registration
9:30 - 10:00 am – Inauguration
10:00 - 10:40 am – Prof. Samir Brahmachari: Finding the Achille's Heel of Drug Resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis
10:40 - 11:20 am - Dr. Manish Kumar: Understanding antibiotic resistance with in-silico tools
11:20 - 11:40 am - Tea Break
11:40 – 12:20 pm – Dr. Vibhor Kumar: The promise of integrated analysis in Genomics: transcriptome, epigenome & variations
12:20 - 01:00 pm - Dr. Dinesh Gupta: High-throughput data analysis for cancer diagnostics and prognostics
01:00 - 02:00 pm - Lunch
02:00 - 02:40 pm – Dr. Vinod Scaria: Personal Genomes to Precision Medicine - from rare to complex traits
02:40 – 03:20 pm – Dr. Ganesh Bagler: Network Biology: An integrative paradigm for modeling biological systems
03:20 – 03:40 pm - Tea Break
03:40 – 04:20 pm – Dr. Dinesh Kumar: Why computational genomics is needed in agriculture?
04:20 - 05:00 pm - Prof. GPS Raghava: Genome-based solutions for Human Health using Computational Biology
05:00 – 05:30 pm – Concluding Remarks

Registration : Click Here

Registration fee: Participants are required to make an online payment of Rs. 1000 (Non – Refundable) for attending this symposium using this link Click Here

Registration fees include: Participation Certificate, Lunch & Tea/ Coffee break

Note: Accommodation and Travel allowances are NOT covered in the registration fees.

Last date for online registration and fee payment is 14th May 2017, Sunday.
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