Submit your abstract for ESCS 2016 in The Hague


Abstract submission for oral and poster presentations is open for the 4th European Student Council Symposium (ESCS) 2016. ESCS will take place on Saturday 3rd September during ECCB 2016 in The Hague, Netherlands. Please visit to submit your abstract.

The ESCS is a biennial interdisciplinary symposium that brings together students and young researchers from computational biology, bioinformatics, systems biology, and related fields. This symposium offers you a great opportunity to present your research to an international audience, get insights into hot topics and newly developed methods and build a network within the computational biology community of Europe.

We are pleased to announce our three confirmed keynote speakers Kris Laukens (University of Antwerp, Belgium), Yves Van de Peer (Ghent University, Belgium), and Nuria Lopez-Bigas (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain).

The symposium includes ice-breaking, oral presentations, keynote talks, poster presentations and an evening social event that offer you the opportunity to get to know fellow young scientists from all over Europe in a casual setting.

Please visit our website regularily as more information will be announced soon. For registration details, please visit

We welcome students and young researchers from all areas of computational biology to join our community. Please help us spread the word by using the hashtag #ESCS16 on social media.

We look forward to welcome you in The Hague!

WHEN: 3 Sept 2016
WHERE: The Hague, World Forum Convention Center