The Symposium on Bionformatics was held on 21-24 September 2014. The event provided an academic and meeting forum for research scientists working in the omic sciences. A total of 120 abstracts were submitted and subsequentely collected in a Book of Abstracts. The scientific excellence of the event is reflected in the programme which can be here downloaded. Effi-Sciences provided technical secretariat, design and marketing services, as well as management of the registration and abstract submission platform.