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14. Herbstseminar der Bioinformatik

Oct 03, 2016 - Oct 08, 2016

Panorama Rosenberg

Everyone who likes to participate has to apply via the small interface below.

Deadline for Registration is Aug 31, 2016.


The Herbstseminar-Meeting is organized by people from the Bioinformatics Group and from the Computational EvoDevo Group, both located at the Department of Computer Science, University of Leipzig.

In case of questions feel free to contact us via:


The meeting takes place in the Hotel Jef (Doubice 107, Doubice 40758, Czech Republic).

Hotel Jef (map)
Additional information about the hotel can be found here.
Phone: +420 412 381 429
e-Mail: doubice@hotel-jef.cz

Conference place

The hotel has 31 rooms for approximately 65 people. Each room has a bedroom and its own bathroom including a shower. If you prefer not to stay in Hotel Jef we have the possibility to get rooms in another hotel - with student unfriendly prices - in the neighborhood. If this is the case, please make a note in the comment section.

You are getting detailed information about the conference on Oct 03, 2016 at the registration desk.

room example

On the way through the neighbourhood during night time, you might need a flashlight.

The surrounding area is beautiful and invites for hiking, so do not forget proper shoes.

There are no shopping possibilities within walking distance.

Registration and Fee

115 EuroRegular fee for all participants
175 EuroProfessor fee with option of upgraded accomodation
reducedIntended for the scientific offspring

The conference fee includes accommodation at Hotel Jef.

Please transfer the registration fee to the conference bank account in advance!
You will receive an email with all the details after successful registration, including payment information.
The conference fee can only be refunded if the registration is canceled at least eight days in advance. Otherwise you have to pay the full fee.

The registration / check-in will be in the dining room of Hotel Jef on Oct 03, 2016 from 2pm to 6pm. Please note that late-night registration will not be supported after 10 pm even for those running late.


No ATM available!
Payment with any cards will not be possible! You can pay in Euro, however with a "bad" rate, or in Czech Kronen. Please, ensure that you have enough money for additional meals, drinks, etc.


Not available.
Although the Hotel claims there is WIFI it is mostly not functional.

Scientific Program

It is possible for every participant to present his/her scientific work. All diploma, master and PhD students should give a talk. This is not only a burden but also a good chance to present your scientific results to Peter, Ivo, Rolf and all the others of the Bompfünewerer consortium at the same time. We will have four kinds of talks:

A guide which talk format is the right for you can be found here.

A meaningful (preliminary) title should be given in the registration process in order to schedule talk sessions.

As usual we bring a projector (beamer with VGA port) and a laser pointer for the presentations, which are given at Hotel Jef. If you cannot provide your talk as PDF on USB stick please bring all necessary equipment with you.

Approximate time table can be found here.


We are happy to host a hackathon on 'the RNA tools registry and ontology' on Wednesday morning. The hackathon is open to everyone. More details will follow (or will be available on the homepage).

Traveling (map)

Panorama Rudolfstein

Registered participants

Panorama Rudolfstein