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CSHALS - Reminder - Early registration ends Jan 20th! Register today

From: Luciano, Joanne Sylvia <jluciano@cs.rpi.edu>
Date: Fri, 20 Jan 2012 02:32:10 +0000
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CC: Steven Leard <steven@iscb.org>
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Please post (attached flyer) and forward this email to those you may think are interested as it's time sensitive:


Register by January 20, 2012 for early registration discount.

And for those interested, contact Steven Leard for Sponsorship opportunities:  Steven@iscb.org<mailto:Steven@iscb.org>

Thank you,


CSHALS 2012! – February 22 - 24, 2012   Boston/Cambridge MA
Conference on Semantics in Healthcare and Life Sciences
CLICK HERE<http://www.iscb.org/cshals2012-registration>

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Introducing the CSHALS 2012 Keynote Speakers:

        Rinke Hoekstra, PhD
Knowledge Representation & Reasoning Group
VU University Amsterdam
Leibniz Center for Law
University of Amsterdam

Presentation Title:
The Knowledge Reengineering Bottleneck

>>Click here for presentation details<http://www.iscb.org/cshals2012-program/cshals2012-keynote-speakers/cshals2012-keynote-hoekstra>

        Isaac (Zak) Kohane, MD, PhD
Director, Children’s Hospital Informatics Program
Henderson Professor of Pediatrics and Health Sciences and Technology
Harvard Medical School (HMS)
Co-Director, HMS Center for Biomedical Informatics
Director of the HMS Countway Library of Medicine
Cambridge, MA, USA

Presentation Title:
Semantics for Computational Workflows: A Top Ten List

>>Click here for presentation details<http://www.iscb.org/cshals2012-program/cshals2012-keynote-speakers/cshals2012-keynote-kohane>

        Chris Welty
IBM Research Scientist
T.J. Watson Research Center New York, USA

Abstract & Biography: Please check back for updates

>>Click here for presentation details<http://www.iscb.org/cshals2012-program/cshals2012-keynote-speakers/cshals2012-keynote-chris-welty>

As in past years, the 2011 conference was highly rated in the following areas:

  *   Tutorial topics

  *   Keynote speakers

  *   Conference agenda

  *   Conference logistics/organization

Past attendee comments included…

"I thought the speakers were excellent."

"Well conducted in terms of bioinformatics technology."

"Terrific conference and I learned a lot – felt like I was able to contribute something as well."

"Very good mix, a bit futuristic … but highly necessary to keep exposing to less technology savvy folks."

"Cambridge (MA, USA) is a good location, with good transportation links to regional, national, and international attendees."

93% of the 2011 attendees will recommend this conference to others. CSHALS is your place to be in 2012!

Joanne S. Luciano, PhD                                 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Research Associate Professor                      110 8th Street, Winslow 2143
Tetherless World Constellation                     Troy, NY 12180, USA
Department of Computer Science                 Email: jluciano@rpi.edu<mailto:jluciano@rpi.edu>
Office Tel. +1.518.276.4939                              Global Tel. +1.617.440.4364 (skypeIn)

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