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The Twelfth International Conference on Data Integration in the Life Sciences 2017 (DILS2017) will be held at Luxembourg on November 14th and 15th, 2017.

The conference aim is to foster discussion, exchange, and innovation in research and development in the areas of data integration, data analytics and knowledge management for the life sciences. Researchers and professionals from biology, environment, medicine, computer science and engineering are invited to share their knowledge and experience.

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Draft paper submission deadline
Draft paper acceptance notification
Final paper submission deadline

Submission Topics

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

Life Science Data Modelling

  • "Big Data" infrastructure

  • Data integration systems

  • Data models and standards

  • Ontology and its evolution

  • Architectures and data management techniques

Analysing, Indexing, and Querying Life Sciences Datasets

  • Linked Open Data

  • Machine Learning

  • Query formulation, processing and optimization

Annotating, Matching, and Sharing Life Sciences Datasets

  • Data annotation and maintenance

  • Ontology and Schema Matching

Privacy and Provenance of Life Sciences Datasets

  • Ethical, legal and social issues

  • Data owner sensitive data sharing

  • Privacy-preserving data integration and management

  • Sharing, updating and propagating data


Authors are invited to submit original contributions of technical rigor and practical relevance to DILS 2017. Three types of papers will be selected:

  • Full research papers (up to 15 pages)

  • Short research papers (8 pages)

  • Industry/application/experience papers (8 pages)

  • Demo papers (4 pages)

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  • Conference Date

    Nov 14



    Nov 15


  • Jun 01 2017

    Draft paper submission deadline

  • Aug 25 2017

    Draft Paper Acceptance Notification

  • Sep 10 2017

    Final Paper Deadline

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Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST)
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