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17th Berlin Summer Meeting – AI’s Adventures in Genomics

The annual Berlin Summer Meeting: Computational and Experimental Biology Meet brings together scientists at the interface of experimental molecular biology and computational biology and connects young researchers with top-level senior scientists. 

As we stand on the brink of a new era, the 2024 edition of the symposium offers a platform to discuss the latest developments, challenges, and opportunities in leveraging AI for biomedical research and applications. Join us to learn about recent advancements in this rapidly evolving field and network with leading experts – prepare to be inspired!


Attendance of the Berlin Summer Meeting 2024 is free of charge, but registration is required. Light refreshments will be provided during the coffee breaks.

Since space is limited, we’d ask you to be mindful of resources and cancel your on-site participation if you should no longer be able to attend (via e-mail

We are also offering the option of online participation. Please click here to get the access information.

Call for abstracts

We invite all participants to submit an abstract for consideration for a selected short talk or poster presentation. Early career researchers are particularly encouraged to apply.

Instructions for abstract submission will be provided upon registration. Abstracts may be composed of a text with a maximum length of 2500 characters including spaces. 

Abstract submission has been closed.


Hannoversche Straße 28
10115 Berlin




Confirmed speakers:

Vikram Agarwal (Sanofi, Waltham, USA)

Florian Büttner (Goethe University Frankfurt/DKFZ, Germany)

Rebekka Burkholz (CISPA, Saarbrücken, Germany)

Manfred Claassen (University of Tübingen, Germany)

Julien Gagneur (Technical University of Munich, Germany)

Andreas Keller (HIPS, Saarbrücken, Germany)

Liana Lareau (UC Berkeley, USA)

Katharina Schmid (Colomé-Tatché lab, LMU Munich, Germany)

Georg Seelig (University of Washington, Seattle, USA)

Ewa Szczurek (Helmholtz Munich, Germany)

Joshua Welch (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA)


MDC BSM2024 Scientific Organizing Committee