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From: Young, Judy E <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Thu, Feb 11, 2021 at 1:12 PM
Subject: Corrected Poster Dates - 2021 ACM-BCB Conference, August 1-4, 2021 (Virtual)
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Dear Colleagues:   


Please note the corrected dates re: 2021 ACM-BCB Call for Posters.  Our apologies for these changes.  


Original Message, Followed by Poster Date Corrections in Red Text (Below)  

The ACM Conference on Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, and Health Informatics (ACM-BCB) is the flagship conference of the ACM SIGBio, and a premier dissemination forum for interdisciplinary research linking computer science, mathematics, statistics, biology, bioinformatics, biomedical informatics, and health informatics.   


As a general co-chair serving on the Organizing Committee of the 2021 ACM-BCB Conference, I am reaching out to ask that you consider joining us for a rapidly growing, high quality event that encompasses data science and AI, clinical and health informatics, and bioinformatics and systems medicine—primarily from the perspectives of computer science, statistics, and mathematics.  To that end, I am cordially inviting you to participate in the conference by responding to one or more of the following Calls, the links for which are provided below:  


Call for Papers 

(All submissions close 11:59 pm Anywhere On Earth [AOE])
Paper submissions due:  April 1, 2021
Notifications sent to authors:  May 15, 2021
Camera-ready papers due:  June 15, 2021


Call for Highlights  

Submission deadline:  May 10, 2021
Acceptance notification:  June 14, 2021


Call for Workshops 

Workshop proposal deadline:  March 31, 2021
Notification of acceptance:  April 7, 2021
Workshops will be held on:  August 1, 2021


Call for Tutorials 

Submission deadline (extended):  April 16, 2021  

Acceptance notification:  April 23, 2021  


Call for Posters – REVISED DATES  

Proceedings abstract submission deadline:  May 14, 2021   

Late-break poster abstracts submission open:  May 20, 2021
Posters acceptance notification:  May 27, 2021
Camera ready proceedings abstract submission:  June 3, 2021

Late-break poster abstracts submission deadline:  June 10, 2021  

Late-break poster acceptance notification:  June 15, 2021     

Deadline for uploading electronic poster and video recording:  June 18, 2021  


Thank you for your special consideration of this request to participate in our 12th annual ACM-BCB Conference.  Note that, due to COVID-19, the 2021 ACM-BCB Conference will be held virtually, August 1-4, 2021.   


If you have any questions, I would be most happy to provide a timely response.   


Best regards,   



Jiajie Zhang, PhD   

Dean and Professor   

Glassell Family Foundation Distinguished Chair in Informatics Excellence   

UTHealth School of Biomedical Informatics   


The UTHealth School of Biomedical Informatics is Transforming Data to Power Human Health™.   

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