From the International Medical Informatics Association

HIMSS14 Annual Conference and Exhibition

The HIMSS14 Annual Conference and Exhibition will be held on February 23-27, 2014 in Orlando, FL, USA. Full information will be available via the event website and will be updated frequently – see

Registration is now open – – and the Early Bird rate applies before December 10, 2013.

IMIA is pleased to continue as an Endorser for HIMSS14, and we will provide updates for members and the wider community as they become available.

You can also follows HIMSS14 updates via:

September 9, 2013 Posted by | conference, HIMSS, USA | , , | Leave a comment

Slides from Medinfo2013 Available – Proceedings Available Open Access Online

Lene Vistisen, Chair of the Medinfo2013 LOC writes (via LinkedIn):

You can now download slides from the presentations. The links to the slides are embedded in a list of presentations (click at any column head to sort).

(Please note that some slides are not available at present as permission has not been given by the authors).

The Medinfo2013 proceedings are available freely, as an online open access publication, at the IOS Press website – directly here. The theme of the conference is “Conducting medical informatics by converging technologies, conveying sciences and connecting people”. The book contains 188 full papers, student papers and vision papers from the conference, as well as posters, tutorials, workshops, panels and demonstrations, selected after review from the 789 submissions received.

September 9, 2013 Posted by | conference, Denmark, Europe, IMIA, medinfo, Medinfo2013 | , , , , , | Leave a comment

NETTAB 2013 Workshop – October 16-18, 2013, Lido of Venice, Italy

The NETTAB 2013 Workshop on Semantic, Social, and Mobile Applications for Bioinformatics and Biomedical Laboratories will be held on October 16-18, 2013 at Lido of Venice, Italy. Full information is available at

The Call for Late posters is now open – closing date is 16 September. See

Abstract submission deadline for SPECIAL Oral communications (for this deadline, authors must get in touch ASAP with Paolo Romano by email –[at]

The provisional Scientific Programme is now available. See

Registration is now open. Register at the early registration cost until September 13, 2013. See

NETTAB 2013 is now a joint event with the 1st Meeting on Bioinformatics in the Veneto Region. See

Stay in touch with NETTAB Workshops:
– by LinkedIn: NETTAB Workshops group
– by Twitter: @NETTABWorkshops account
– by Twitter: #NETTAB2013 hashtag
– by Google groups: subscribe to

NETTAB 2013 is the thirteenth in a series of international workshops on Network Tools and Applications in Biology. NETTAB workshops are aimed at presenting and discussing emerging ICT technologies whose adoption in support of biology could be of particular interest.

September 9, 2013 Posted by | bioinformatics, conference, Europe | , , | Leave a comment