X-meeting 2017 - 13th International Conference of the AB3C

São Pedro, October 4th - 6th


Bioinformatics is now a strategic area for Brazil and all Latin America and, therefore, it is also strategic to the development of Science, Technology and Economy. The X-Meeting is a Brazilian event with international reach which has an average of 400 participants. The Conference is an opportunity for students, researchers and companies to interact and diffuse knowledge.


Registration is open, click here ! 

New in 2017!!!!

The Proceedings are available here!

Hello there!!
Join us today at 4:00 pm (BRT) for a live #xmeeting2017 show and tell. Point your browser to https://twitter.com/bioinfo_guy and get a glimpse on what will happen on the next 3 days at X-meeting 2017.

New venue: All the events of this year will be held in a hotel. The organization has negotiated lower rates with all meals included to reduce the cost for participants. Costs for students can be as low as R$140,00 per night with all meals included. To make your reservation call tool free 0-800-131009 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Be sure to indicate you want a "student fee".

Transportation: São Pedro is a city approx. 180Km from São Paulo. We are organizing van transportation from the Guarulhos Airport, USP S.Paulo, USP R. Preto, Unicamp, UNESP-Botucatu and Viracopos Airport. Estimate cost will is R$70,00 each way, per person, by reservations only. Details are available at Ground Transportation to the hotel page. If you are interested, contact us and register. Vans will leave the Guarulhos airport on the evening of the 3rd, and on the 4th at noon. The vans back to the airport will leave Friday after the AB3C meeting (just after the event) and on saturday morning. 

Highlight Tracks: Have you published your research recently? Apply for an oral presentation spot at the Highlights Section.  This is a opportunity to increase the impact of your results and to find new research partners. Click here to submit.

Special Interest Groups: Do you want to organize a research meeting? There are plenty of rooms in the hotel to host meetings in first day of the meeting. Click here if you you want to propose one.

Lunch with a speaker:  Our speakers have large experience in writing grants, publishing papers and managing successful research in general. If you are a student you can sign up for the opportunity to have lunch with one of our speakers on October 6th and talk about research. This is for  students only and there will be a draw to decide who are the selected students and which speaker they will have lunch with. To sign up, please fill up the form in this link.



Student's Group Meeting: This year we are hosting again the annual meeting of the Regional Student Group of the ISCB. This year's meeting will include student presentations. Information on how to register and submit will be available soon. The preliminary program can be seen in this link