Concept Life Sciences 5th ‘Synthesis in Drug Discovery & Development’ Symposium

Following on from our hugely successful Symposia in Manchester (2010), Sheffield (2012), Leeds (2014) and Liverpool (2016) we are pleased to announce the details of our 5th ‘Synthesis in Drug Discovery and Development’ Symposium.The Symposium will encompass a series of presentations from leading industrial and academic researchers, who will be highlighting cutting edge developments in organic synthetic methodology towards new medicines. The Symposium will focus on medicinal chemistry, showcasing recent developments in chemical synthesis, and also provide a platform that promotes scientific discussion

Symposium Date and Location

Wednesday 24th October 2018  |  Alderley Park Conference Centre, Nether Alderley, Macclesfield, SK10 4TG

Outline Programme

The programme will consist of invited oral communications, poster presentations and relevant trade exhibitions.

Who should attend?

This event is aimed at all scientists interested in furthering their knowledge of organic chemistry and medicinal chemistry.

About Alderley Park Conference Centre

The Alderley Park Conference Centre incorporates a 233 seat auditorium with recently upgraded state of the art audio visual systems alongside a range of flexible meeting space accommodating up to 380 delegates. This is connected to exhibition and breakout space which has been designed to host the highest level of conferences and events. For more information please visit:

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Poster Competition Submission Details

An abstract of the poster should be submiitted as 1 page of A4. (Preferably a word document by the 4th of September , Any entries received after this date may not be included)

The submitter of the poster must be a delegate for the Symposium.

The author must be available to answer questions/discuss the poster during the coffee and tea break with both the judges and the delegates.

We intend to produce a book ( electronic version) of all submitted abstracts and posters which will be distributed to all attendees.

Poster size will be no greater than A0 in portrait layout. If you already have a poster in A0 in landscape format then this will be accepted.

A prize of an apple watch will be given out for the winning poster as deemed by the organising committee.

Please include your full address and contact details

Please email with your abstract.

For full T&C’s please click on the link below.