Challenges in Computational Biology Workshop

Monday 9 November 2015, IMB, Mainz

The Challenges in Computational Biology workshop will bring together computational biologists based in Mainz and also the surrounding area, to present their current projects and foster possible collaborations.

Participants of the workshop will cover wide areas in the development and application of bioinformatic methods and databases in the study of the molecular aspects of disease, cell biology, genomics, genetics and biotechnology.


Speakers include

Harald Binder (JGU Mainz)

Peer Bork (EMBL, Heidelberg)

Andre Brinkmann (JGU Mainz)

Joachim Burger (JGU Mainz)

Falk Butter (IMB)

Holger Fröhlich (University of Bonn)

Toby Gibson (EMBL, Heidelberg)

Tom Hankeln (JGU Mainz)

Volkhard Helms (Saarland University)

Carl Herrmann (DKFZ, Heidelberg)

Jörg Hoheisel (DKFZ, Heidelberg)

Zoltan Ivics (Paul-Ehrlich Institute)

Karola Kirsanow (JGU Mainz)

Stefan Kramer (JGU Mainz)

Stefan Legewie (IMB)

Timo Mühlhaus (Kaiserslautern University of Technology)

Rob Russell (Heidelberg University)

Vijay Tiwari (IMB)



Miguel Andrade (JGU/IMB Mainz)

Jean-Fred Fontaine (JGU/IMB Mainz)

Workshop fee

The fee for this workshop is 20 € which includes lunch and coffee breaks. Places are limited and offered on a first come, first served basis.


Registration deadline

Friday 30 October 2015


How to register

Email Susanne Klingenberg at klingens(at)


To download the poster as a PDF, click here.