THE 25th CONFERENCE
ON ISOPRENOIDS

  • September 2023

  • Karaganda, Kazakhstan(TBC)

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT

Dear Participants,

Please be informed that by the decision of Scientific and Organizing Committees the 25th Isoprenoids Conference has been postponed until September 2023

We apologize if this decision causes inconvenience and disruption to your plans, but we believe that during these uncertain times, health and wellbeing are the most important. Please stay safe and we hope to welcome you September 2023.

Our team will keep you updated on any developments regarding the conference. Don’t forget to visit our website and please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

WELCOME TO THE 25TH CONFERENCE ON ISOPRENOIDS

The Organizing Committee invites you and your colleagues to take part in the 25th conference taking place in Karaganda, Republic of Kazakhstan on September 2023. The conference is organized by the International Research and Production Holding "Phytochemistry“, the Isoprenoid Society, and the Czech Chemical Society. The forum is supported by the European Chemical Society, the Phytochemical Society of Europe and the Royal Chemical Society (United Kingdom)

The 25th Conference on Isoprenoids is a continuation of the tradition of scientific meetings of the Czech and Polish scientists conducted since 1966.

Committees

Scientific Committee

Prof. Sergazy Adekenov (Kazakhstan)

Prof. Giovanni Appendino (Italy)

Prof. Pavel Drašar (Czech Republic)

Prof. Judit Hohmann (Hungary)

Prof. Temel Özek (Turkey)

Prof. Elvira Schultz (Russia)

​Prof. Satyajit Sarker (UK)

Prof. Jerzy Wicha (Poland)

Prof. Sergey Bachurin (Russia)

Prof. Jeroen S. Dickschat (Germany)

Prof. Vladimir V. Veselovsky (Russia)

Prof. Muhammad Iqbal Choudhary (Pakistan)

Organizing Committee

Prof. Sergazy Adekenov (Kazakhstan)

Prof. Jacek W. Morzycki (Poland)

Prof. Sergey Klochkov (Russia)

​​Prof. Shomansur Sagdullayev (Uzbekistan)

Prof. Miroslav Strnad (Czech Republic)

Prof. Haji Akber Aisa (China)

Prof. Vladimir Khripach (Belarus)

Speakers

Giovanni Appendino, Amedeo Avogadro University of Eastern Piedmont, Italy

Miroslav Strnad, Palacký University and Institute of Experimental Botany AS CR, Czech Republic

De-an Guo, Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, China

Ren Xiang Tan, Nanjing University, China

Ludger Wessjohann, Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry, Germany

Biao Yu, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, China

Ikuro Abe, University of Tokyo, Japan

Orazio Taglialatela Scafati, University of Naples Federico II, Italy

Judit Hohmann, University of Szeged, Hungary

Jeroen Dickschat, University of Bonn, Germany

Masahisa Nakada, Waseda University, Japan

Hidayat Hussain, Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry, Germany

Temel Özek, Anadolu University, Turkey

Nariman F. Salakhutdinov, Novosibirsk Institute of Organic Chemistry, Russia

Sergio Rosselli, University of Palermo, Italy

Pavel Nagorny, University of Michigan, USA

Elvira Schultz, Novosibirsk Institute of Organic Chemistry, Russia

Gulmira Özek, Anadolu University, Turkey

Mediha Canbek, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Turkey

Michal Jurášek, University of Chemistry and Technology in Prague, Czech Republic

Takayoshi Awakawa, Ph.D., Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokyo, will deliver the Kenji Mori Lecture

Important Dates

Registration Deadline TBC

Submission Deadline TBC

Conference Date September 2023

Organizers

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To attend the event, please complete the application form and then proceed to payment.

REGISTRATION FORM

MAIN INFORMATION

Name Prefix:

Gender:

Employment:

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Do you need a visa to enter Kazakhstan?

Have you attended any previous 'Conference on Isoprenoids' events?

Emergency Contact Name:

Emergency Contact Phone Number (include the country code if outside Kazakhstan):

In the event of an emergency, the Organizing Committee may use SMS text messages to communicate with attendees. If you would like to opt-in to these emergency alerts, please enter a phone number (including country code) with texting capability.

If you have any special needs or requirements, food allergies, etc., please list below.

OTHER INFORMATION

Presentation preference

Section you would like to attend

Fees

Registration fee includes:
Admission to all scientific events, Conference materials, coffee breaks, lunches, social and cultural events in Karaganda (Karaganda sightseeing tour, receptions).
For guests (accompanying persons) the fee includes a Karaganda sightseeing tour, receptions and the events proposed in the program.
A sightseeing tour to Nur-Sultan will be organized separately for an additional fee.

 

Letter of Confirmation

A letter of confirmation will be sent by email once the Organizing committee has received the fully completed registration form and the related payment. Please bring this confirmation to the Conference venue.

ABSTRACTS

Abstracts of plenary lectures, oral communications and posters will be printed in Book of abstracts.

Abstracts of oral communications and posters will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee. Their acceptance will be based on its scientific relevance and the payment of the conference fee.

The deadline for abstract submission TBC.

Abstract should be submitted to Dr. Gaisha Mukhametzhanova, isoprenoids25@phyto.kz

GUIDELINES FOR ABSTRACT PREPARATION

Abstracts should be written in English, and must have a maximum length of one page. The abstracts should be prepared according to the guidelines given in the Abstract Template.

A file size limitation of 6 MB is applied for submission. Authors are requested to submit their abstracts (named by the surname as doc, docx, or rtf file with its copy as PDF) via e-mail to the following address: isoprenoids25@phyto.kz.

ABSTRACT TEMPLATE

 

SPECIAL ISSUE OF THE 25TH CONFERENCE ON ISOPRENOIDS IN FITOTERAPIA


​ We are excited to announce that Special Issue of the 25th Conference on Isoprenoids will be organized in journal Fitoterapia.

Fitoterapia, established in 1926, is a journal dedicated to medicinal plants and to bioactive natural products.

TRAVEL


Participants of the 25th Conference on Isoprenoids 2021 have a choice to travel to Karaganda directly or via Nur-Sultan, the capital city.

Flights to Karaganda

There are only direct flights to Karaganda from Novosibirsk and Moscow.


You can get to Karaganda via Moscow with Aeroflot. If booking a flight via Moscow and to avoid requiring a Russian visa, please make sure that:
- your layover is no longer than 24 hours
- your connecting flight to Karaganda continues from the same airport (There are 3 airports in Moscow)
- you stay in the transit zones within the airport
When booking a flight via Moscow, please check the layover details with the booking agency and/or Russian consulate.

Flights to Nur-Sultan

There are more flight options if you decide to travel to Nur-Sultan (Kazakh capital city) such as the following:

Air China
Aeroflot
Belavia
Turkish Airlines
Fly Dubai
Lufthansa
Air Astana
S7
Uzbekistan Airways

If you fly to Nur-Sultan, you will then need to travel south to Karaganda. There are two ways to get there:

By train
rains depart regularly every day from Nur-Sultan and train tickets can be booked online via https://bilet.railways.kz
Ticket prices vary from 2,000 KZT (4.8€/5$) – 6,300 KZT (15€/16.6$)

By taxi
The distance between Nur-Sultan and Karaganda is 222 km or approx. 2,5 hours on modern comfortable autobahn.
Taxi cost starts from 10,000 KZT (24€/26$)

More information on travel by train or taxi is available upon request.

The Conference organizers will arrange a free shuttle bus transfer between Nur-Sultan Airport – Karaganda – Nur-Sultan Airport before and after the event. Transfer schedule TBC.

Please also note that after the Conference, there will be a sightseeing tour in Nur-Sultan (1 day). More information will be provided later.

VISA


​ You will require a visa for the Republic of Kazakhstan unless your country of citizenship is included on the following list:
http://mfa.gov.kz/files/5e25992162a26.pdf

Visa types and conditions can be found at the following link:
http://mfa.gov.kz/en/content-view/vizovyj-rezhim-rk-s-drugimi-gosudarstvami

If you need a visa, please visit:
http://mfa.gov.kz/en/content/zelausim-posetit-rk

The Conference organizers will send official invitation letters for visa purposes upon request.
If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to email us at the following address:
isoprenoids25@phyto.kz