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    Share your research findings and results with us. 共享研究成果与发现。

    Welcome experts and scholars in the fields of Bioinformatics from all over the world. 热烈欢迎来自世界各地的生物信息学等相关领域的专家学者参加ICBRA 2018!

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    Submit your papers or abstracts to ICBRA 2018. ICBRA 2018接受全文或摘要投稿。

    You're welcome to submit research papers or abstracts for presentation and publication. 欢迎您投稿全文或摘要到ICBRA 2018并发表文章和报告!

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    Extend communication and cooperation in Hong Kong. 促进学术与商业等交流合作。

    ICBRA 2018 which will be held in Hong Kong during December 27-29, 2018 provides platform for communication and cooperation. ICBRA 2018将于2018年12月27-29日在香港召开。旨在促进学术与商业等交流合作。

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Keynote Speakers 大会主讲人

2018 5th International Conference on Bioinformatics Research and Applications (ICBRA 2018) will be held in Hong Kong during December 27-29, 2018. The conference group sincerely invite any potential experts in Bioinformtics and related fields to deliever a speech in ICBRA 2018. If you are interested, please send your brief resume to icbra-info@cbees.net for application.

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Yuan-Ting Zhang
City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Prof. Yuan-Ting Zhang is currently the Chair Professor of Biomedical Engineering at City University of Hong Kong. He was the Sensing System Architect in Health Technology at Apple Inc., California, USA in 2015. He was the founding Director of the Key Lab for Health Informatics of Chinese Academy Sciences (2007-2018). Professor Zhang dedicated his service to the Chinese University of Hong Kong from 1994 to 2015 in the Department of Electronic Engineering, where he served as the first Head of the Division of Biomedical Engineering and the founding Director of the Joint Research Center for Biomedical Engineering. Prof. Zhang was the Editor-in-Chief for IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine. He served as Vice Preside of IEEE EMBS, Technical Program Chair of EMBC’98, and Conference Chair of EMBC’05.Prof. Zhang is currently the Editor-in-Chief for IEEE Reviews in Biomedical Engineering, Chair of 2018 Gordon Research Conference on Advanced Health Informatics, Chair of the Working Group for the development of IEEE 1708 Standard on Wearable Cuffless Blood Pressure Measuring Devices, and Chair of 2016-2018 IEEE Award Committee in Biomedical Engineering. Prof. Zhang's research interests include cardiovascular health informatics, unobtrusive sensing and wearable devices, neural muscular modeling and pHealth technologies. He was selected on the 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 lists of China’s Most Cited Researchers by Elsevier. He won a number of international awards including IEEE-EMBS best journal paper awards, IEEE-EMBS Outstanding Service Award, IEEE-SA 2014 Emerging Technology Award. Prof. Zhang is elected to be IAMBE Fellow, IEEE Fellow and AIMBE Fellow for his contributions to the development of wearable and m-Health technologies.

Prof. Weizhong Li
Sun Yat-sen University, China

Weizhong Li, PhD in Bioinformatics, used to work at EMBL-EBI as senior software engineer, who is now Professor in Zhongshan School of Medicine, Sun Yat-sen University, as well as the vice-chairman of Guangdong Bioinformatics Society, a member of the editorial committee of Precision Clinical Medicine. Professor Li is interested in using bioinformatics technology to tackle problems in precision medicine, such as analysis and integration of precision big data, bioinformatics workflows and platforms, as well as deep learning methods to combinedly analyse omic data and medical images. He has published nearly 30 publications with ~5000 SCI citations, including Nucleic Acids Research, Molecular Systems Biology, PNAS, Bioinformatics etc. Professor Li is in charge of one of the research programs of National Key R&D Program of China, and he is also funded by the National Natural Science Foundation of China and the 100 Talent Plan of Sun Yat-sen University.

Plenary Speaker

Assoc. Prof. Manoj R. Tarambale
Marathwada Mitra Mandal’s College of Engineering, India

Prof. Manoj R. Tarambale has completed graduation in Electrical Engineering from BVCOE, Pune-43, University of Pune in 1992, post-graduation of Engineering in Control System from WCOE, Sangli, Shivaji University, Kolhapur and completed research work from PACIFIC University, Udaipur, India in the field of Biomedical Engineering. He has one year industrial experience and twenty five years engineering courses teaching experience.  At present, he is working as Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering Department of Marathwada Mitra Mandal’s College of Engineering, S. P. Pune University, Pune - 411007, India. He has published more than seventeen papers in prestigious International Journals and in International Conferences. He has got “Most Excellent Paper Award” and “Inter Science Scholastic Young Investigator Award” for his technical papers published. His main research interests are in the field of Control System, Bio-Medical Image Processing / Instrumentation, Bio-sensors, use of Artificial Intelligence in Disease Detection and Electrical Engineering. He is giving an important contribution in implementing various early detection cancer technique projects through Bio-Medical Image Processing. He has also done two consultation projects for the reputed industries. He is a member various technical societies such as IE India, ISTE India, IEEE (CSS), QCFI, ISRD, IAENG etc. Presently, he is acting as a “President of Indian Region” for the Chapter of CBEES, Hong Kong for their technical and scientific activities.

Plenary Speaker

Prof. Qiang Fang
Shantou University, China

Qiang Fang received his Ph.D degree in biomedical engineering from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, in 2000. He joined RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia in 2002 as a permanent academic staff. Later he was promoted to a senior lecturer. During his 15 years of tenure at RMIT, Dr. Fang had served at various roles such as program leader, director of international collaboration, acting head of department, and faculty IT committee member. Dr. Fang also led a research team working on wearable and implantable technologies applicable to rehabilitation and neurosciences at RMIT. Prof. Fang joined Shantou University in June 2017 as the founding chair of Shantou University’s biomedical engineering department. The total research fund that Dr. Fang had been granted exceeds US$ 3 million. He has published 4 book chapters, 40+ journal papers and 70+ peer-reviewed conference papers. Dr. Fang supervised more than 30 Ph.D. and master by researcher candidates and holds 7 Chinese patents as the major inventor. Dr. Fang’s major research interests include intelligent and miniaturized medical instrumentation, wearable and implantable body sensor network, and pervasive computing technologies, which can be utilized for rehabilitation medicine and neurology.

Invited Speaker

Assoc. Prof. Yi Guo
Fudan University, China

Yi Guo, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Electronic Engineering, Fudan University. Her research field is artificial intelligence in medical image processing and analysis. She has authored over 50 publications in leading international journals and conferences and issued patents in the areas of medical image analysis and computer-aided diagnosis. Her research work has received grant funding from the National Natural Science Foundation of China and the Science and Technology Commission of Shanghai Municipality. She has been the recipient of a number of awards for both research as well as teaching, including the Nature Science Award of Shanghai, China (2015), the Excellent Invention Award of Shanghai, China (2009) and Dean Award for Excellence in Research Performance of Fudan University (2015).


Latest News 最新消息

September 26, 2018


ICBRA 2018 submission deadline has been extended to October 30, 2018.

July 23, 2018


ICBRA 2018 accepted and registered papers will be published in ACM Conference Proceedings, which will be indexed by Ei Compendex and Scopus.


July 06, 2018


Prof. Qiang Fang from Shantou University, China will sit as one of the Program Chairs and deliver a talk in ICBRA 2018.

Important Dates 重要日期
Before October 30, 2018
On November 15, 2018
Before November 30, 2018


On December 27-29, 2018
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