SIGBio - Bioinformatics, Computational Biology and Biomedical Informatics


The ACM Special Interest Group on Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, and Biomedical Informatics (SIGBio) bridges computer science, mathematics, statistics with biology and biomedicine. The mission of ACM SIGBio is to improve our ability to develop advanced research, training, and outreach in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, and Biomedical Informatics by stimulating interactions among researchers, educators and practitioners from related multi-disciplinary fields.

SIGBio Benefits for FY 2023

Member Benefits:

  • SIGBio-MEMBERS email list
  • Reduced registration at conferences and workshops sponsored by SIGBio
  • Reduced registration at conferences in cooperation with SIGBio
  • Access to the following content in the ACM Digital Library: Proceedings of conferences sponsored by SIGBio; and Proceedings of conferences and workshops in cooperation with SIGBio 

Community Benefits:

  • Sponsorship of ACM-BCB conference and other ACM Bioinformatics, Computational Biology and Health Informatics-related conferences and workshops
  • SIGBio Best Paper and Best Student Paper awards at the ACM-BCB conference
  • Bioinformatics-ANNOUNCEMENTS email list for accessibility related information and events
  • Sponsoring activities that attract practitioners, researchers, members of advocacy groups, and individuals with disabilities who are interested in the field of Bioinformatics, Computational Biology and Heath Informatics, to actively participate in the ACM-BCB conference and gain experience and knowledge
  • SIGBio website and related online resources