Bioinformatics Summer School 2018

July, 23 – 28 | St. Petersburg, Russia

Bioinformatics Summer School is an annual event for 100 undergraduate & postgraduates students of Mathematics, Computer Science, Biology, and Medicine majors interested in Bioinformatics. The key topic of Summer School 2018 is Cancer Bioinformatics.
Key dates

May 27

Extended application deadline
June 1

Online test deadline
June 10

Notification of acceptance
Bioinformatics Summer School is organised annualy by Bioinformatics Institute in the end of July in St. Petersburg or Moscow, Russia.

It is a unique opportunity for students and early stage researchers to learn about cutting edge frontiers of Bioinformatics and discuss it right away with invited experts and leading scientists. The School's working language is Russian.
    The Summer School intensive 6-day program is divided into two tracks: Bioinformatics for Biologists and Bioinformatics fo Computer Scientists. It includes lectures from well known scientists, workshops series and a hackathon – working in interdisciplinary teams on real research projects under the supervision of senior bioinformaticians. Participants also can submit an abstract and give a short talk about their research on one day conference session.

    The program is under construction and will be published in June–July.
    The language of instruction is Russian.
      Venue & Dates
      The Summer School will be held on July 23 – 28, 2018 in a countryside hotel near St. Petersburg, Russia.
        Registration fees
        Participants are to pay a registration fee of 19 000 rubles. The registration fee covers all the expenses: accommodation, meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner), coffee breaks, transfer to the venue, and materials. Scholarsips that cover all the expenses will be provided by organizers and sponsors for an outstanding applications.

        Organisers do not offer any travel grants. We encourage you to apply for such grants in your local universities.
          How to apply
          To participate in the workshop please fill in the application form (only in Russian) by May, 27.
          More details are published on the main webpage in Russian.
            If you have any questions please contact us at