MEDICON 2016

March 31st - April 2nd 2016, Paphos, Cyprus (XIV Mediterranean Conference on Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing)

Aim and Scope

Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing cover complementary disciplines that hold great promise for the advancement of research and development in complex medical and biological systems. Research and development in these areas are impacting the science and technology by advancing fundamental concepts in translational medicine, by helping us understand human physiology and function at multiple levels, by improving tools and techniques for the detection, prevention and treatment of disease. Medicon 2016 provides a common platform for the cross fertilization of ideas, and to help shape knowledge and scientific achievements by bridging complementary disciplines into an interactive and attractive forum under the special theme of the conference that is Systems Medicine for the Delivery of Better Healthcare Services. Keeping this objective in mind, Medicon 2016 solicits original contributions in the following non-exclusive tracks.
 
Tracks
T.1 Biomedical Signal Processing
T.2 Biomedical Imaging & Image Processing
T.3 Bioinstrumentation, Biosensors & Bio-Micro/Nano Technologies
T.4 Bioinformatics, Computational Biology and Systems Biology
T.5 Biomechanics, Robotics and Rehabilitation
T.6 Therapeutic and Diagnostic Systems, Devices and Technologies & Clinical Engineering
T.7 Healthcare Information Systems & Telemedicine
T.8 Technologies for Active Ageing & Wellbeing
T.9 Biomedical Engineering Education & Society

Important Dates
• Proposals for workshops or special sessions: Aug 10, 2015 - Extended to Sept. 5th
• Paper Submission: Sep 15, 2015 - Extended to Sept. 30th
• Paper Notification: Nov 30, 2015
• Camera-ready paper: Dec 22, 2015

Paper Submission
The submissions should contain original, high quality, not submitted or published elsewhere work. Papers should be submitted electronically (through Medicon 2016 web site) in PDF format and should conform to IFMBE Proceedings template (single-spaced, double-column, 10-point font size, 4 to 6 pages).
 
Paper Presentation
Each accepted paper should be presented by one of the authors and accompanied by at least one full registration fee payment, to guarantee publication in the proceedings. One full registration fee can cover up to 2 papers only. All accepted papers will be included in the IFMBE proceedings of Medicon 2016 that will be published by Springer.
 
Students Paper Competition
Students are encouraged to submit their papers to the Medicon 2016 student paper competition.
 
Journal Special Issues
Extended versions of the best papers will be invited for publication in journal special issues.
 
Local Organization
EasyConferences Ltd., Cyprus

Venue
Annabelle Hotel - 5*
Annabelle is a luxury 5 star hotel that offers discreet, understated elegance and stylish accommodation, providing an ideal year-round retreat in Cyprus. It is centrally located, 10 minutes away from the city centre, 25 minutes from Paphos airport, 1 hour and 30 minutes from Larnaca Airport. The hotel sits in 8 acres of landscaped gardens on the Mediterranean shoreline of Paphos, Cyprus.

If you require more information please visit the conference website, www.medicon2016.org, which is continuously updated with the latest news regarding the conference.

In case of any specific needs or questions, please do not hesitate to contact us:
 
Academic Inquiries:
Prof. Constantinos S. Pattichis: pattichi(at)cs.ucy.ac(dot)cy
 
Travel Inquiries including Accommodation and other Local Arrangements:
Easy Conferences
www.easyconferences.eu
info(at)easyconferences(dot)eu

31.03.2016