SMBM 2010 will be organized October 25-26 in at the European Bioinformatics Institute: www.smbm.eu.
The full proceedings can be downloaded here.
Pierre Zweigenbaum's invited talk slides, Natural Language Processing in the Medical and Biological Domains : a Parallel Perspective.
September 1-3 2008, Turku, Finland
The third International Symposium on Semantic Mining in Biomedicine (SMBM 2008), hosted by Turku Centre for Computer Science (TUCS), aims to bring together different communities: researchers from text and data mining in biomedicine, medical-, bio- and cheminformaticians, and researchers from biomedical ontology design and engineering. This is the follow-up event of SMBM 2005 (EMBL-EBI, U.K.) and SMBM 2006 (Friedrich-Schiller University of Jena, Germany).
SMBM 2008 is a three-day event with a tutorials day held on September 1st and the main conference on September 2-3.
Local organizing chair
Previous SMBM events
The SMBM series of events are planned to be arranged every second year, alternating with the "sister event" LBM (International Symposium on Languages in Biology and Medicine). For more information on LBM, please see
The First Louhi Conference on Text and Data Mining of Clinical Documents (Louhi'08), an event on semantic mining in the clinical documentation domain, will be held at the same venue as SMBM'08, the Turku ICT Building, September 3-4, 2008, immediately following SMBM'08. For more information, please see the Louhi'08 webpage.