APBioNET promotes the advancement of bioinformatics in research and education through training programs, workshops, symposia, conferences, collaboration among the bioinformatics community, including policy makers, and dissemination of bioinformatics themed information focusing on the Asia-Pacific region. APBioNET liaises with and/or supports other organizations promoting bioinformatics in research and academia. In this regard, APBioNET is a Regional Affiliate of the International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB), supporting the aims of ISCB for the benefit of the bioinformatics community in the Asia-Pacific region.

Events and Workshops

The annual International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB) is widely recognised as the one of Asia’s oldest and largest conferences on bioinformatics

International Symposium on Bioinformatics (InSyB) bridges the gap between InCoB and irregular local APBioNet-supported workshops or training courses.

Bioinformatics Workshop Fiesta (BWF) is a joint effort that aims to grow bioinformatics skills and competencies in the community through series of workshops

The International Congress on Bioinformatics (APBJC) brought Asia & Pacific's key players in bioinformatics societies every 4 years for a united event


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Upcoming Events

News and Recent Highlights

May 23, 2022 / APBioNET Event

APBioNETTalks: Applications of long read sequencing in plant genomics

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Boas Pucker, Institute of Plant Biology, TU Braunschweig Abstract: Long read sequencing revolutionized plant genomics, because even...
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April 23, 2022 / Announcement

New collaborations to develop HPC-enabled bioinformatics capabilities and promote its use in Singapore

The international Asia-Pacific Bioinformatics Network (APBioNET) and the local Association for Medical and Bio-Informatics, Singapore (AMBIS) signed collaborations with the...
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April 23, 2022 / Partner Event

Call for Participation: Research Software Engineer Asia Australia

We invite you to register for the first online Research Software Engineer (RSE) Asia Australia Unconference, to be held from...
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February 27, 2021 / Publication

Selected Papers from the 19th International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB 2020)

The 19th International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB 2020) will be held virtually from Nov 25–29, 2020 across Asia-Pacific and beyond....
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