CAMI+M3 workshop: abstract submission is open

We are happy to announce that the CAMI+M3 2017 abstract submission site is now live; the EasyChair submission page is accessible at:

A few important notes to consider before you submit an abstract: 

  1. All abstracts describing recent studies, surveys, software tools, and statistical methods with relevance to metagenomics/microbiome research are welcome.
    • We will prioritize presentations about validation of results, software tools, and experimental strategies, with the goal to spur discussions on best practices for conducting metagenomic studies.
  2. Abstract submission requires an EasyChair Account. If you do not already have one, please create one via the indicated link on the EasyChair Login page.
  3. Abstracts are limited to 300 words.
  4. We will select lightning talks from the submitted abstracts:
    • Lightning talks will be held on Monday, May 8th from 11:00am to 12:15pm.
    • Talks will be 10 minutes each, with time for Q&A at the end of each session; please plan on using the full 10 minutes.
    • We plan to accept 5-6 abstracts for the Lightning talk session. 
  5. Abstract submission deadline is: Friday, April 14th @ 11:59 pm EST
    • Acceptance notifications will be sent out on Monday, April 17th.
  6. If your abstract is accepted for a lightning talk, you will need to register to attend.

Happy submitting!