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Events

Upcoming events

 

The next ISPMF meeting will be June 11.-14. 2018 in Helsinki, Finland.

The meeting will start on Monday June 11 at Paasitorni. More information can be found here.

Please mark your calendars with these important dates:

 

15th March, 2018          Submission deadline for oral presentations

16th April, 2018            Notification of oral presentation acceptance

23rd April, 2018            Deadline for applying ISPMF bursaries

4th May, 2018               Deadline for submission of poster abstracts only

11th May, 2018             Notification of ISPMF bursaries

11th May, 2018             Deadline for registration

25th May, 2018             Notification of poster acceptance and selected elevator talks

1st June, 2018               Final program released

11th - 14th June, 2018  Conference

 

Preliminary Programme:

3rd ISPMF, 11.-14.6.2018 Paasitorni conference center, Helsinki, Finland

 

11.6.2018 State-of-the-art in Finnish biotechnology, biopharmaceutical industry and bioeconomy

Opening session:

9:00 - 12:00 Optional preconference excursion Suomenlinna (trip and lunch)

14:00 - 14:30 Opening Anneli Ritala, VTT Ltd and George Lomonossoff, JIC, UK

14:30 - 14:45 Nature Gate video presenting the huge biodiversity of Finnish nature

14:45 - 15:30 Finnish biopharma presentations  

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee/tea

16:00 - 16:30 Keynote: Kirsi-Marja Oksman-Caldentey, VTT Ltd

Get together:

16:45 - Bus transfer to VTT, Tietotie 2, Espoo

17:20 - 18:15 Sparkling and Welcome to VTT Ltd and European bioeconomy aspects, Jussi Manninen, EVP

18.15 - 20:00 Get together and tours at VTT Ltd facilities

 

12.6.2018 Plant-produced biopharmaceuticals

Session 1:

9:00 - 9:45 Keynote: Stefan Schillberg, Fraunhofer IME, Germany

9:45 - 10:45 Two to three selected talks based on delivered abstracts

10:45 - 11:15 Coffee/tea

11:15 -13.00 Six to eight selected short talks based on abstracts

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch

Poster session:

14:00 - 15:30 Poster session with 5 min elevator talks for selected posters (from five to eight)

15:30 - 16:00

16:00 - 16:30 Coffee/tea

16:30 - 17:15 Keynote from Biopharma industry

 

13.6.2018 Plant-produced small molecules

Session 2:

9:00 - 9:45 Keynote: Paul Christou, University of Lleida, Spain

9:45 - 10:45 Two to three selected talks based on delivered abstracts

10:45 - 11:15 Coffee/tea

11:15 -13.00 Six to eight selected short talks based on abstracts

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch

Session 3:

14:00 - 14:45 Keynote from Pharma industry

14:45 - 15:45 Two to three selected talks based on delivered abstracts

15:45 - 16:15 Coffee/tea

16:15 - 18:00 ISPMF General Assembly meeting

19:00 - 22:00 Conference Dinner at Meripaviljonki, Helsinki

 

14.6.2018th Future of plant molecular farming

Session 4:

9:00 - 9:45 Keynote: TBA

9:45 - 10:45 Two to three selected talks based on delivered abstracts

10:45 - 11:15 Coffee/tea

11:20 - 12:20 Four to six selected short talks based on abstracts

Closing:

12:20 - 12:45 Closing remarks Kirsi-Marja Oksman-Caldentey and George Lomonossoff and announcing of the 4th ISPMF

12:45 - Take away sandwich lunch

 

 

 

 


Past events


The second conference of the

International Society for Molecular Farming

Ghent, 25-27 May 2016

 


The first conference of the

International Society for Molecular Farming

Berlin-Dahlem, 17-19 June, 2014

Program can be found here: ISPMF 2014 Program'.pdf