Highlights from the ISCB Student Council Symposia in 2016

F1000Res. 2016 Dec 15;5:ISCB Comm J-2852. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.10389.1. eCollection 2016.


This editorial provides a brief overview of the 12th International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB) Student Council Symposium and the 4th European Student Council Symposium held in Florida, USA and The Hague, Netherlands, respectively. Further, the role of the ISCB Student Council in promoting education and networking in the field of computational biology is also highlighted.

Keywords: European Student Council Symposium; ISCB Student Council; Meeting highlights; Networking events; Outreach; Public engagement; Science communication; Student Council Symposium.

Publication types

  • Editorial

Grant support

The Student Council and its symposiums are supported by the International Society for Computational Biology.