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Paper Submission is now open for the 11th edition of BICT! Check out the Call for Papers.


All registered papers will be published by Springer and made available through SpringerLink Digital Library.

BICT proceedings are indexed in leading indexing services, including Ei Compendex, ISI Web of Science, Scopus, CrossRef, Google Scholar, DBLP, as well as EAI’s own EU Digital Library (EUDL).

Authors of selected best accepted and presented papers will be invited to submit an extended version to:


THRUST 1: Indirect Bioinspiration (ICT designed after biological principles, processes and mechanisms)

  • Evolutionary computation
  • Artificial gene regulatory networks
  • Neural networks/computation
  • Swarm intelligence
  • Cellular automata
  • Artificial immune systems
  • Amorphous computing
  • Artificial life
  • Artificial chemistry
  • Reaction-diffusion computing
  • Self-organization
  • Chaotic systems
  • Social networks
  • Game theory
  • Computational epidemics
  • Agent-based modeling
  • Nature-inspired models and calculi

THRUST 2: Direct Bioinspiration (ICT utilizing biological materials and systems)

  • Biosensing
  • Molecular assembly
  • Cellular computing
  • Molecular computing/communication
  • Membrane computing
  • Bacterial computing/communication
  • DNA computing and memory
  • Physarum computing
  • Quantum computing
  • Biometric security/authentication
  • Brain-computer interfaces and energy harvesting from biological sources

About BICT 2019

BICT 2019 aims to provide a world-leading and multidisciplinary venue for researchers and practitioners in diverse disciplines that seek the understanding of key principles, processes and mechanisms in biological systems and leverage those understandings to develop novel information and communications technologies (ICT).

BICT will feature the state-of-the-art keynote speeches, parallel technical sessions, focused special tracks, interactive demo/poster sessions, informative co-located workshops and entertaining social functions.

About EAI

This event is organized by EAI.

EAI – European Alliance for Innovation is a non-profit organization and a professional community established in cooperation with the European Commission to empower the global research and innovation, and to promote cooperation between European and International ICT communities.

EAI’s vision is to foster excellence in research and innovation on the principles of transparency, objectivity, equality, and openness. Our guiding principle is community cooperation to create better research, provide fair recognition of excellence and transform best ideas into commercial value proposition.

EAI‘s mission is to create an environment that rewards excellence transparently, and builds recognition objectively regardless of age, economic status or country of origin, where no membership fees or closed door committees stand in the way of your research career.

Through these shared values, EAI leads the way toward advancing the world of research and innovation, empowering individuals and institutions for the good of society to fully benefit from the digital revolution.

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Previous BICT editions

2017 – Hoboken, NJ, United States
2015 – New York City, United States
2014 – Boston, MA, United States
2012 – Lugano, Switzerland
2011 – York, Great Britain
2010 – Boston, MA, United States
2009 – Avignon, France
2008 – Hyogo, Japan
2007 – Budapest, Hungary
2006 – Cavalese, Italy




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