The Iranian Bioinformatics Society (IBIS) was founded in 2005 for promoting researches and educational activities on bioinformatics as well as for promoting the relevant technologies and industries in Iran. The mission of IBIS is to foster networking and collaboration promote the professional development of members and supporting our student members. aims of the Society are: • Advance the understanding of bioinformatics and computational biology
• Promoting computational biology, bioinformatics and related disciplines. • Facilitate the collaboration of researchers with similar or complementary backgrounds to solve biological, health and/or medical problems
• Promote education in bioinformatics and computational biology • Inform the general public on the results and implications of current research in bioinformatics and computational biology
• Promote other activities that will contribute to the development of bioinformatics and computational biology
• Undertaking projects in the field of computational biology and bioinformatics • Organizing national and international conferences, seminars, lectures and talks subjects related to computational biology and bioinformatics.