• 2019 FNBC PROGRAMME-AT-A-GLANCE


    Monday,
    24 June 2019
    Tuesday,
    25 June 2019
    Wednesday,
    26 June 2019
    REGISTRATION
    PRE-CONFERENCE
    CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS

    9:00 am – 05:00 pm

    Chair: Itunu Isewon







    Workshop 1:
    A Practical guide to
    writing a grant proposal


    Trainer: Prof Nicki Tiffin; University of Cape Town, South Africa







    Workshop 2:
    Comparative Genomic Bioinformatics
    Analysis with Ensembl


    Trainer: Dr. Ben Moore; The European Bioinformatics Institute, Cambridge, UK
    OPENING CEREMONY
    9:00 – 11:30 am

    Chairs: Segun Fatumo, David Oladele


    Welcome address: Dr Segun Fatumo (Conference chair)
    Welcome address: Dr Bamidele Iwalokun (LOC chair)
    Goodwill Addresses: Invited Dignitaries & Conf. Sponsors

    Keynote Speakers:
    1. Prof Babatunde L. Salako / Dr. Oliver Ezechi
    2. Prof Nicki Tiffin
    INAUGURATION CEREMONY
    9:00 – 11:30 am

    Chairs: Segun Fatumo, David Oladele


    Inauguration Presentation:
    Dr. Segun Fatumo
    Dr. ThankGod Ebenezer
    Dr. Chinwe Ekenna


    Keynote Speakers:
    1. Prof Oyekanmi Nash
    2. Prof Ezekiel Adebiyi
    COFFEE BREAK (11:30 - 11:45am) COFFEE BREAK (11:30 - 11:45am)
    PANEL AND ORAL ABSTRACTS SESSION I
    11:45 – 1:45 pm

    Chairs:
    Idowu Taiwo
    Itunu Isewon


    Keynote Speakers:
    Prof Raphael Isokpehi
    (25 mins + 5mins Q&A)


    Invited Speaker:
    Prof Ikemefuna Uzochukwu
    (12 mins + 2 mins Q&A)


    Oral Abstracts (10 mins + 2mins Q&A):
    Oral Presentation 1 to 5
    PANEL AND ORAL ABSTRACTS SESSION IV
    11:45 – 1:45 pm

    Chairs:
    Yvonne Ajamma
    Kolawole Oladipo


    Keynote Speaker:
    Prof Christian Happi / Dr Onikepe Folarin
    (25 mins + 5mins Q&A)

    Invited Speaker:
    Dr Ben Moore
    (12 mins + 3 mins Q&A)


    Oral Abstracts (10 mins + 2mins Q&A):
    Oral Presentation 16 to 20
    LUNCH BREAK 1:45 – 2:45 pm
    POSTER SESSION (ODD NUMBERS) 2:15 - 2:45 pm
    LUNCH BREAK 1:45 – 2:45 pm
    POSTER SESSION (EVEN NUMBERS) 2:15 - 2:45 pm
    PANEL AND ORAL ABSTRACTS SESSION II
    02:45 – 04:45 pm

    Chairs: ThankGod Ebenezer
    Jumoke Soyemi


    Keynote Speaker:
    Prof Adenike Osofisan
    (25mins + 5mins Q&A)


    Invited Speaker:
    Dr. Andreas Gisel
    (12 mins + 3mins Q&A)


    Oral Abstracts (10 mins + 2mins Q&A):
    Oral Presentation 6 to 10
    PANEL AND ORAL ABSTRACTS SESSION V
    02:45 – 04:45 pm

    Chairs: Chika Onwuamah
    Nusrah Afolabi-Balogun


    Keynote Speaker:
    Prof Mayowa Owolabi / Dr. Onoja Akpa
    (25 mins +5mins Q&A)


    Invited Speaker:
    Dr. Olaposi Idowu Omotuyi
    (12 mins + 3 mins Q&A)


    Oral Abstracts (10 mins + 2mins Q&A):
    Oral Presentation 21 to 25
    COFFEE BREAK (04:45-5:0pm) COFFEE BREAK (04:45-5:00pm)
    PANEL AND ORAL ABSTRACTS SESSION III
    05:00 – 06:30 pm

    Chairs: Marion Adebiyi, Samuel Amoo

    Invited Speakers: (12 mins + 3 mins Q&A)
    1. Prof. Lawrence Okoror
    2. Dr. Voke Toye


    Oral Abstracts (10 mins + 2mins Q&A):
    Oral Presentation 11 to 15
    CLOSING CEREMONY
    05:00 – 06:30 pm


    -Awards for Best Oral and Poster Presentations
    -Annual General Meeting NBGN (All welcome)
    -Plan for the Next Conference

Important Dates

  • November 20, 2018: Call for Submissions
    December 27, 2018: Submission Opening Date
     
    VIEW PRESENTATION TITLES HERE!

    ORAL ABSTRACTS:
    Oral Submission system is CLOSED!
    March 04, 2019: Initial Submission Deadline
    March 18, 2019: Submission Deadline (New)
    April 05, 2019: Acceptance Notifications
    April 19, 2019
    May 10, 2019: Travel Fellowship Acceptance Notifications
     
    LATE BREAKING POSTERS:
    Late Breaking Poster Submission is CLOSED!
    June 07, 2019: Late Breaking Poster Submission Deadline
    June 14, 2019: Late Poster Acceptance Notifications
     


    WORKSHOPS:
    Workshop Application system here:
    Grant Writing Workshop - N10,000
    Ensembl Browser Workshop - FREE
    Feb 09, 2019: Workshop Application Opens
    May 10, 2019: Workshop Application Deadline
    May 17, 2019: Workshop Acceptance Notifications
     
    REGISTRATION:
    Please pay to:
    Bank: Diamond Bank PLC
    Account Number: 0109526453
    Account Name: Nigerian Bioinformatics and Genomics Network
    Click for Registration Information
    Online Registration has ended!
    April 01, 2019: Registration Opening Date
    June 14, 2019: Online Registration Deadline
    June 25, 2019: Onsite Registration Opens
     
     
     
     
     
     

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