Biology by other means
Frequently Asked Questions
- What is ECCB?
- Which is the ECCB 2008 Steering Committee?
- Where will the conference be held?
- What is the address of the Cagliari Congress Center?
- Where is Cagliari, Italy?
- Where do I get more information on Sardinia?
- How can I receive more information about ECCB08 news and keydates?
A: The European Conference on Computational Biology (ECCB) is a multi-disciplinary conference that bridges the fields of computer science, mathematics, physics, chemistry and biology by bringing together involved scientists from all over the world. It has a revolving scheme in which, each year, one of the European countries hosts the European conference, often jointly with the national conference on computational biology.
A: The ECCB 2008 Steering Committee is:
A: The conference will be held at the Cagliari Congress Center.
A: Centro della Cultura e dei Congressi
Viale Armando Diaz, 221 - 09126 Cagliari (CA)
A: Cagliari is located in the isle of Sardinia, a very beautiful part of Italy. It can be easily reached from many European and Italian cities via direct flights (Munchen, Madrid, Geneve, London, Paris, Barcellona, Rome, Milan, Florence, Genova). There are 13 flights/day between Rome and Cagliari. The Congress Center is located in the center of the city making it easier for people to reach hotels and restaurants from there.
A: The climate in Sardinia is typically Mediterranean and the influences of the sea are present all around the island. It is characterized by long, warm summers and short, mild winters, accompanied by the blowing of the north-west windThe average temperature in September is 27 degrees Celsius (81 Farenheit) with an average precipitation of 31 mm (1.2 in).
A: Visit the SardegnaTurismo portal, the official website of the Sardinia Tourist Board, for more information.
A: You can receive updates and announcements about ECCB08 by inscribing to the conference newsletter.