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Kraków, Poland  • 8–11 October 2013


The 5th Eurobiotech International Conference “Eurobiotech 2013” will take place in Kraków, 8th-11th October,2013. So far the Eurobiotech Conferences have focused attention on the latest achievements in the field of biotechnology.

The subject of the 5th Conference will be issues concerning “White “and “Green” biotechnology as well as legal matters a connected with taking out a patent on biotechnological inventions.
The organizers of the 5th Eurobiotech 2013 Conference are: Agricultural University in Krakow, the Jagiellonian University, Biotechnology Committee of Polish Academy of Sciences, Polish Federation of Biotechnology, Cracow University of Technology, Cluster LifeScience Krakow and Targi w Krakowie Ltd.

Plenary lectures during the conference will be given by outstanding foreign and Polish scientists: Stewart Neal C Jr., USA, Frank van Breusegem, Belgium, A.M. (Luuk) der Wielen, Holland , T. Twardowski, Poland and S. Karpinski, Poland.
The part of “White ” Biotechnology will consist of the following sessions: Nanotechnologies in Industrial Processes, Development of Renewable Energy in Biotechnology, Bioeconomy, Bioplastics and Biobased Polymers, Pharmaceutical Biotechnology.
The following sessions: Plant Molecular Breeding, Environmental Biotechnology, Plant Genetic Engineering, Animal Biotechnology in Biomedicine, Animal Biotechnology in Agriculture will form the part of “Green” Biotechnology of the Conference.
Legal issues relating to biotechnology will be discussed during a separate session entitled : Legislation as Seen by Biotechnologists.
The conference will be preceded by two accompanying sessions: Business session – Life Science Open Space and Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells: a Future of Biomedicine.