Bioinformatics Day 2023

Bioinformatics Day 25.5.2023

Linna building K103 @ Kalevantie 5, 33100 Tampere

The yearly scientific and social gathering of the society to promote networking and research collaborations with your fellow bioinformaticians.

The event is free of charge for members of the society. You can join by paying the yearly membership fee and sending an email to the board fsfb-board[at] with your hometown information. We will then add you to the society’s mailing list and our member registry, you can refuse us adding to the mailing list by mentioning this in the signup email.

09.45-10.10 Coffee & sandwich
10.10-10.15 Opening speech
10.15-10.30 Pande Putu Erawijantari, University of Turku – Predicting Incident Heart Failure from the Microbiome: The DREAM FINRISK challenge
10.30-11.00 Laura Elo, University of Turku – Computational tools for exploring transcriptional landscapes at single-cell resolution11.00-11.30 Joni Lindbohm, University of Helsinki – Triangulation analyses support autoimmunity as a modifiable component in Alzheimer’s disease
11.30-11.45 Luca Giudice, University of Eastern Finland – StellarPath: Patient Classifier
11.45-12 Thomas Liuksiala, Genevia Oy – Careers in a bioinformatics service company
12-13 Lunch + posters
13-13.30 Esa Pitkänen, University of Helsinki – Deep representation learning of cancer and blood
13.30-14.00 Sanni Moisio, University of Eastern Finland – Genomic determinants of treatment response in acute lymphoblastic leukemia
14.00-14.30 Annual meeting of the society
14.30-14.45  Break + posters
14.45-15.15 Jing Tang, University of Helsinki – A step closer to cancer precision medicine – advanced computational and experimental methods to tackle drug resistance
15.15-15.30 Heli Mönttinen, University of Helsinki – Template-switching can create and modify RNA hairpins
15.30-15.45 Maria Laaksonen, HUS – How HUS supports scientific research
15.45-16.15 Dario Greco, Tampere University
16.15-16.30 Modulight
16.30-> After-party + sauna sponsored by Modulight @ Hermiankatu 22, 33720 Tampere

Registration now open!

Membership fee is 5 euros for basic-level students and 29 euros for everyone else. Renew your membership yearly by paying the fee to our bank account and submitting the form below (submit the form only after having paid the fee).

All society members will receive a monthly email newsletter about ongoing bioinformatics-related topics such as events and job opportunities.

Use the following bank account information:

Bioinformatiikan seura ry
IBAN: FI9780001871150455
Viite/Reference: 2000105