Workshop “Trends in medicinal and pharma biotechnologies in Europe: towards strengthening regional cooperation including CEE countries”

3 – 4 June, Bratislava, Slovakia

Organisers: Stanislav Miertuš and Miroslav Ondrejovič (University of SS. Cyril and Methodius in Trnava, Slovakia)
Co-organisers: ICARST (Bratislava, Slovakia), JRC-EC (Brussels, Belgium) and CEI (Trieste, Italy)

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Deadline for applications for ICGEB grant: 3 April 2019
Deadline for applications for participation: 30 January 2019 (1st call)
Deadline for applications for participation: 29 April 2019 (2nd call)

The ICGEB aims at strengthening the research capability of its Members through a comprehensive training programme and approach to promoting biotechnology internationally. The active participation of ICGEB Member States nationals in the ICGEB Meetings and Courses is therefore highly encouraged. For more information on the terms of participation and funding opportunities for this event please contact the local organisers directly.

The topics of the Workshop are related to the field of Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Biotechnologies (Ph/M BT); their current trends and prospects in Europe, with a specific focus on Central and Eastern European Countries; opportunities to increase a regional cooperation related to the upcoming FP9 EC program and other relevant international programs in the period 2021-2027

For more information on the programme and terms of participation for this event contact the local organisers directly


Experts, representatives of international centers and of governments, scientists and industrial researchers, technologists coming from Europe mainly from CEE countries (Albania, Austria, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Macedonia, Moldavia, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine).

The active participation of ICGEB Member States participants is highly encouraged.


A limited number of grants will be available for nationals of ICGEB Member States to waive the registration fee and cover accommodation and local hospitality for the duration of the workshop.

Priority will be given to participants with an accepted abstract for presentation at the meeting.

Preliminary programme – coming soon

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