DILS: Data Integration in the Life Sciences



Past:   Proceedings on DBLP

Future:  Post a CFP for 2016 or later   |   Invite the Organizers Email


All CFPs on WikiCFP

Event When Where Deadline
DILS 2015 11th International Conference on Data Integration in Life Sciences
Jul 9, 2015 - Jul 10, 2015 Los Angeles, CA, USA Mar 1, 2015
DILS 2014 10th International Conference on Data Integration in the Life Sciences
Jul 17, 2014 - Jul 18, 2014 Lisbon, Portugal Feb 14, 2014 (Feb 7, 2014)
DILS 2013 The Ninth International Conference on Data Integration in the Life Sciences 2013
Jul 11, 2013 - Jul 12, 2013 Montreal, Quebec, Canada Feb 15, 2013
DILS 2012 Eighth International Conference on Data Integration in the Life Sciences
Jun 28, 2012 - Jun 29, 2012 University of Maryland, College Park, MD Feb 20, 2012 (Feb 13, 2012)
DILS 2010 Seventh International Conference on Data Integration in the Life Sciences
Aug 25, 2010 - Aug 27, 2010 Gothenburg, Sweden Apr 18, 2010 (Apr 11, 2010)
DILS 2009 6th International Workshop on Data Integration in the Life Sciences
Jul 20, 2009 - Jul 22, 2009 Manchester, UK Feb 20, 2009 (Feb 13, 2009)
DILS 2008 Data Integration in the Life Sciences 2008
Jun 25, 2008 - Jun 27, 2008 Evry, France Feb 20, 2008

Present CFP : 2015

July 9-10, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA

The Eleventh International Conference on Data Integration in the Life Sciences 2015 (DILS2015) will be
held at the University of Southern California, on July 9-10, 2015. The conference aim is to foster
discussion, exchange, and innovation in research and development in the areas of data integration
and data management for the life sciences. Researchers and professionals from biology, medicine,
computer science and engineering are invited to share their knowledge and experience.

March 1, 2015: Paper submission deadline for research, industry, application and experience papers

April 15, 2015: Notification of acceptance

May 15, 2015: Camera-ready copy due

July 9-10, 2015: Conference
Poster and demonstration papers (up to 4 pages) have a later deadline of April 1 2015


* Data integration systems for the life sciences
* Common data models, elements, and standards
* Ontology mappings and evolution
* Large-scale data analysis for the life sciences
* Architectures and data management techniques for the life sciences
* Query processing and optimization for biological data
* Biological data sharing and update propagation
* Query formulation assistance for scientists
* Modeling of life sciences data
* Schema-matching in life sciences datasets
* Privacy-preserving data integration and management
* Data owner sensitive data sharing
* Biomedical data integration issues in eScience
* Laboratory information management systems in biology (including workflow systems)
* Biomedical metadata management (including provenance)
* Text analytics over unstructured data
* Scientific results arising from innovative data integration solutions
* Exposing biomedical data for integration (APIs, Linked Open Data, SPARQL endpoints)
* Creation and use of clinical data repositories
* Data integration in clinical and translational research
* Integration of genotypic and phenotypic data
* Ethical, legal and social issues with biomedical data integration
* "Big Data" infrastructure applicability for life sciences
* Virtual appliances for shared data analysis
Naveen Ashish, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California (nashish@loni.usc.edu)
Jose-Luis Ambite, USC Information Sciences Institute (ambite@isi.edu)
Carl Kesselman (carl@isi.edu)
Louiqa Raschid (louiqa@umiacs.umd.edu)

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