Organized by the Institute of Chemistry, Center for Glycomics, Slovak Academy of Sciences

25-300617, Smolenice Castle, Slovakia

The prolonged deadline for early-bird registration with reduced fee is 310317.

The scientific program of the 14th BSS "Glycochemistry for biology and medicine" covers principal aspects of recent advances in the areas as Chemistry & Synthesis of Saccharides, Glycobiology & Glycomics, Glycans & Health, Glycoconjugates & Glycomaterials and Structure & Analyses. Plenary and invited lectures will be given by Friedrich Altmann (BOKU, Vienna, Austria), Sabine L. Flitsch (The University of Manchester, UK), Stephen C. Fry (The University of Edinburgh, UK), Lokesh Joshi (National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland), Nikolay Nifantiev (N.D. Zelinsky Institute of Organic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia), Francesco Peri (University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy), Tomáš Bertók (Institute of Chemistry, Bratislava, Slovakia), Vito Ferro (University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia), Mária Matulová (Institute of Chemistry, Bratislava, Slovakia), Emil Paleček (Institute of Biophysics, CAS, Brno, Czech Republic), Vojtěch Spiwok (University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague, Czech Republic), Hiroaki Tateno (AIST, Tsukuba, Japan), Michaela Wimmerová (Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic), Chunlin Xu (Åbo Akademi University, Turku/Åbo, Finland) and others. The scientific program will include also oral presentations, flash communications and posters. Posters can be introduced also during short one minute lightning talks session and best posters will get award.