We cordially invite you to a conference on “Natural Anticancer Drugs” (NAD) which will be held from June 30 to July 4, 2012, in Olomouc, Czech Republic.
The aim of NAD is to provide key information on cutting edge topics in natural anticancer drug research. This includes drug discovery, production of natural compounds, molecular targets and mechanisms, chemoprevention and success stories. Invited keynote speakers will give plenary lectures on hot topics covering a broad range of research areas related to natural compounds. NAD is aimed at the whole scientific community including students, academics, and industry researchers who are interested in the fundamental mechanisms underlying the anticancer activity of natural compounds.
Olomouc, the second most historically important city after Prague and a business centre, is situated in the middle of Moravia and easily reached from Prague and Vienna international airports. Discover the historic centre with its unique baroque monuments, fountains, columns and cathedrals. The Holy Trinity Column located in the Upper Town Square is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Olomouc belongs to arguably the Czech Republic’s most beautiful town, at least by recent article published by Lonely Planet.
Those, who are coming to Olomouc earlier than on June 30 afternoon, can enjoy Grand celebrations of the city of Olomouc. The historical city festival will take place between 29 June and 1 July in the very centre of Olomouc – on the Upper Square. On Friday, 29 June, visitors can enjoy a festival of traditional gastronomy, a costume show, a parade in honour of St. Pauline (patron saint of Olomouc) and musical performances. Saturday, 30 June, will feature an artisan fair, fencing shows, a demonstration of a military camp, a farmer’s market, various juggling shows as well as a large historical battle. The program will by concluded on Sunday, 1 July, by a final promenade concert and a fashion show in Smetana Park. www.olomouc.eu/svatky-mesta.
We are looking forward to welcome you in Olomouc and will do our best to organize a pleasant and fruitful meeting.