QBI Society News

Abstract Submission Open for QBI 2019

Written on Jul 23, 2018
by Raimund J Ober

The abstract submission is open now for QBI 2019 in Rennes. The deadline for submissions is 1 September 2018. We believe that we have an exciting program with many confirmed speakers. Highlighted topics will include machine learning, structured illumination, biopharma applications, software development, single molecule microscopy etc. A new feature are pre-conference workshops on machine lea ...

Report on QBI 2018 Minisymposium on Digital Microscopy and Informatics

Written on Feb 6, 2018
by admin

The goal of the special session on digital microscopy and informatics is to showcase the applications of microscopy tools and techniques in biotech, pharma and life sciences industries. This year the session was focused on multiplexing techniques and the application of machine learning tools to microscopy image analysis. We had a total of 4 speakers. The session began with an overview talk  b ...

Report on Software Development Session at 2018 QBI

Written on Feb 5, 2018
by admin

Discussions about software design, implementation etc. have been an aspect of QBI conferences for many years, with plenary discussions pointing out the importance of software development for the success of the communities activities and the difficulties that many research groups face with software development.   This year's QBI conference was to first to host a minisymposium on soft ...

QBI 2019 will be held in Rennes, France, 9-11, January 2019

Written on Jan 15, 2018
by admin

At the closing session of the 2018 QBI it was announced that the 2019 QBI will be held in Rennes, France, January 9-11, 2019.  Local organizing chair will be Charles Kervrann from Inria, Rennes. The conference will be held in the beautiful conference center in the recently renovated cloisters in Rennes. ...

Congratulations 2018 Poster Award Winners

Written on Jan 15, 2018
by admin

We would like congratulate Klaus Yserentant and Felix Braun  from the research group of Dirk-Peter Herten at the University of Heidelberg for winning the prize for the best student poster at the 2018 QBI conference in Goettingen for their joint poster with title Measuring the absolute degree of labeling for self-labeling protein tags. They will be delivering the plenary award ...