NICS 2018
November 23 – 24, 2018, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Special Sessions

Bioinformatics and Computational Biology


BCB2018 aims at bringing together researchers, students and industrial practitioners for exchange of new developments in all areas of bioinformatics and computational biology. We invite original full papers on any topic related to bioinformatics and computational biology. The submitted papers have not been published or under consideration for publication in any other journal or conference. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Expression Data Analysis
  • Biological Sequence Analysis
  • Disease Gene Prioritization
  • Protein-Protein Interaction Network
  • Gene Regulatory Network
  • Statistical Genetics
  • Systems Biology
  • Computational Proteomics
  • Computational Structural Biology
  • Large-scale Data Management
  • Systems Pharmacology
  • Human genomics
  • Drug discovery
  • Personalized Medicine/Pharmacogenomics
  • Non-coding RNAs

Session Organizers

  • Duc-Hau Le, Thuyloi University, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Hung-Cuong Trinh, Ton Duc Thang University, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

Paper Submission

The authors are invited to submit their full papers by the following deadline, through the NICS 2018 submission page The submissions will be peer-reviewed for originality and scientific quality. The proceedings will be proposed to be published by IEEE and be available at the conference. All papers should be in PDF format and compliant with the IEEE standard as described at IEEE’s website IEEE templates ( and should not exceed 6 pages.

Important Dates

  • Deadline for paper submission: August 25, 2018
  • Notification of acceptance/rejection: September 25, 2018 September 28th, 2018
  • Deadline for the final camera-ready: October 10, 2018
  • Conference dates: November 23-24, 2018

Contact Person

  • Assoc Prof. Duc-Hau Le, email:
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