BioTrans Olomouc 2003

6th International Symposium on Biocatalysis and Biotransformations
Olomouc, Czech Republic

The 6th  BioTrans Conference to be held in Olomouc, administrative seat of the Olomouc Region, the Czech Republic from June 28th till July 3rd, 2003 will be a European conference on biocatalysis, biotransformation and biotechnology.

This Conference will gather together European scientists involved in biocatalysis within the biosciences, chemistry, engineering, and industrial production to create a stimulating, highly interdisciplinary forum for intense scientific education and exchange. The event will promote science and technological excellence through the inclusion of virtually all current topics in biocatalysis.

The major topics of Conference to be addressed are:

  • Enzymes in organic synthesis
  • Industrial scale processes & development
  • Biochemical engineering & downstream processing
  • Enzyme discovery, design & evolution
  • Mechanistic biochemistry, protein structure & modelling
  • Pathway engineering, genomics & proteomoics

The organisers particularly encourage the active participation of young scientists.


Key Dates

February 28, 2003

Deadline for Travel Grant Application

March 15, 2003

Deadline for Registration at Reduced fee + Payment

March 15, 2003

Deadline for Submission of contributed Abstracts

March 30, 2003

Deadline for Confirmation of Accepted contributions

April 15, 2003

Deadline for Accommodation reservation + Full payment

May 31, 2003

Deadline for Confirmation of hotel reservation

May 31, 2003

Deadline for booking of bus transfer from Airports to Olomouc

Conference Fee

March 15th, 2003

March 15th, 2003

On site

Academic Participant

EUR 350.-

EUR 400. -

EUR 410. -

Industrial Participant

EUR 400.-

EUR 450. -

EUR 460. -

Members of CSCH & CSBMB

EUR 250.-

EUR 250. -

EUR 260. -


EUR 200.-

EUR 200. -

EUR 210. -

Accompanying Person

EUR 100.-

EUR 100. -

EUR 100. -

Payment of the registration fee entitles participants to attend all sessions, the Welcome-Party, Ballet performance in the Moravian Theatre and all refreshment breaks. Delegates will also receive a free copy of the book of abstracts and a congress ticket for public transportation.


Last Update February 5, 2003