The 19th International Conference on Bioinformatics 2020 (InCoB2020)
The 19th International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB 2020) will be held on Oct 3-5, in Kunming, Yunnan, China and hosted by Kunming University of Science and Technology (KMUST), Kunming, China. The Program Committee will be chaired by Professor Yun Zheng from KMUST, Professor Shoba Ranganathan from Macquarie University, Australia, and Christian Schönbach from Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan. The Organizing Committee will be chaired by Professor Yun Zheng from KMUST.
The International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB) is a scientific conference on bioinformatics. aimed at scientists in the Asia Pacific region. It has been held annually since 2002. Originally organised by coordination between the Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Network (APBioNet) and the Thailand National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC) in 2002, the meeting has since been the flagship conference of the APBioNet, where APBioNet’s Annual General Meeting is held. More information of InCoB is available at InCoB Wiki page.
Kunming is the capital city of Yunnan province, China. Yunnan has the best biodiversity in China. More than 50% of plant species and 50% animal species of China could be found in Yunnan, and Yunnan is known as the Kingdom of Plants and Kingdom of Animals in China. Kunming is a famous tourism city in China with a lot of scenic spots. There are two World Natural Heritages beside Kunming, the Stone Forest and Chengjiang Fossil Site. Both of these sites are within 100 KM away from the city and within 1 to 1.5 hours drive. The climate of Kunming is the best in China or Asia. There is NO air-pollution in Kunming all the year.