Congress Venue

The BIO 2016 Congress will be held at:

venue:"Grunwaldzki Campus"
University of Wroclaw, Institute of Informatics and Faculty of Biotechnology
address:Institute of Informatics - F. Joliot-Curie 15
Faculty of Biotechnology - F. Joliot-Curie 14a
50-383 Wrocław

Congress Venue

Congress Venue – Grunwaldzki Campus

Wrocław Train Station

Wrocław Train Station

Congress opening venue, builing D-20

Building D-20
Centrum Kongresowe Politechniki Wrocławskiej
Janiszewskiego 8
50-372 Wrocław

Congress Party

The Botanical Garden of the University of Wrocław
entrance from Świętokrzyska str.


Opening ceremony, opening lecture and welcome cocktail

date:Tuesday 13 September
time:16:00-19:30
venue:Building D-20
Centrum Kongresowe Politechniki Wrocławskiej
address:Janiszewskiego 8
50-372 Wrocław
important note:The opening ceremony starts at 16:00 (4 p.m.) on 13th September 2016 at the Congress Centre of Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, which is located within walking distance from the main Congress venue

Congress Venue

Congress Venue – Grunwaldzki Campus

Wrocław Train Station

Wrocław Train Station

Congress opening venue, builing D-20

Building D-20
Centrum Kongresowe Politechniki Wrocławskiej
Janiszewskiego 8
50-372 Wrocław

Congress Party

The Botanical Garden of the University of Wrocław
entrance from Świętokrzyska str.


Congress party

date:Thursday 15 September
time: 19:30 - 23:00
venue:The Botanical Garden of the University of Wrocław, entrance from Świętokrzyska str.
dress code:casual
price:250 PLN, includes: buffet dinner, soft drinks, beer/wine
info:Tickets can be bought at the Congress Registration Desk until 16:00, Wednesday 14 September
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Congress Venue

Congress Venue – Grunwaldzki Campus

Wrocław Train Station

Wrocław Train Station

Congress opening venue, builing D-20

Building D-20
Centrum Kongresowe Politechniki Wrocławskiej
Janiszewskiego 8
50-372 Wrocław

Congress Party

The Botanical Garden of the University of Wrocław
entrance from Świętokrzyska str.


Meal and Refreshment

There will be coffee breaks provided during the congress.
The organizers will not provide any official lunch to the participants. Eatables can be purchased from the bar located within the Congress venue (in the Institute of Informatics).


Congress Badges

This year all badges are electronic and sent by e-mail . In order to access the congress, delegates are kindly requested to print their name badge in advance. Upon registration participants receive a lanyard and badge holder as well as congress materials.
Your personal badge is your entrance ticket to the sessions and you are asked to wear it through the Congress.
Should you misplace your badge a replacement can be obtained at the Congress Registration. An additional fee will be charged for the reproduction of lost name badge.

Exhibition

The 2nd Congress BIO 2016 includes an exhibition that starts on Wednesday 14 September and lasts till Friday 16 September. It is located Institute of Informatics, ground floor of the Congress Venue and will be open throughout the meeting hours.

Free entrance to the Botanical Garden of The University of Wrocław

Your name badge is also your free ticket to visit the Botanical Garden of The University of Wrocław during the 2nd BIO 2016 Congress days.
The Botanical Garden of the University of Wrocław, known as an “oasis of beauty and peace” in the heart of a city, is a “live museum” and a research and teaching centre as well as a favourite place to rest for the citizens of Wrocław. It is located within walking distance from the Congress Venue. It is the second (after the one in Kraków) oldest institution of this type in Poland, listed among Lower Silesia monuments. The Botanical Garden lies within the boundaries of the historic centre of Wrocław.

Open: 8:00-19:00, ul. Henryka Sienkiewicza 23, 50-335 Wrocław
www.ogrodbotaniczny.wroclaw.pl

Internet Access/Mobile Phones

Access to the internet is provided in Congress Venue at the buildings of Institute of Informatics and Faculty of Biotechnology. Please ask for WiFi access code at the Registration Desk.
Participants are kindly requested to switch to silent mode their mobile phones during the lectures, satellites sessions and workshops.

Language

The official language of the congress is English.

Non-smoking Policy

The Congress Venue is a non-smoking area.

Liability

By registering for the Congress and/or by participating in the exhibition, participants agree that neither the organising committee nor the congress secretariat assume any responsibility for damage or injury to persons or property during the congress.

Social Events

Opening ceremony, opening lecture and welcome cocktail
The opening ceremony starts at 16:00 on Tuesday 13 September 2016 at the Congress Centre of Wroclaw
University of Science and Technology, which is located within walking distance from the main Congress Venue.
Address: Janiszewskiego 8, Building D-20
Welcome cocktail will be held after the lecture.

Congress Party
This reception is a Garden Party event. You are welcome to spend good time in surroundings of the Botanical Garden of the University of Wrocław. The party starts at 19:30 on Thursday 15 September.
Entrance to the Botanical Garden from Świętokrzyska str. Tickets can be bought at the Congress Registration Desk until 16:00, Wednesday 14 September.

Registration Desk

Registration desk is located at “Grunwaldzki Campus” – University of Wrocław, Institute of Informatics, address: F. Joliot-Curie 15

Opening hours:
13.09.2016 – Tuesday 12:00-17:00
14.09.2016 – Wednesday 08:00-17:30
15.09.2016 – Thursday 08:30-17:30
16.09.2016 – Friday 08:30-15:00

Congress Secretariat

Professional Congress Organizer
Mazurkas Congress & Conference Management
Al. Wojska Polskiego 27
01-515 Warsaw, Poland
tel.: +48 22 389 41 50
fax: +48 22 536 46 10
e-mail: bio2016@mazurkas.pl

Poster area and session

The Poster area is located in the building of the Faculty of Biotechnology – F. Joliot-Curie 14a, ground floor.
Posters should be on display throughout the congress i.e.
Group of Poster Session 1: from 09.00 hours to 18.00 hours on Wednesday 14 September, Poster Session 1: 14:00-15:30

Group of Poster Session 2: from 09.00 hours to 18.00 hours on Thursday 15 September, Poster Session 2: 14:00-15:30

All posters will be numbered, listed and grouped in accordance with the congress topics. Posters authors are required to present in the poster area to present and discuss their poster at the scheduled time. The poster area opens for poster presenters on Wednesday 14 September at 08:00. Assistants will be available on site to provide you with the material needed to attach your poster to its stand. Please take notice of your Abstract number and poster board before hanging up your poster.

Best posters awards

There are available following awards

  • Proteomes award – 2 posters to be awarded
  • FEBS Journal prize for the best young scientist’s poster
  • HTL award
  • Włodzimierz Mozołowski award

Eligible candidates should contact poster info desk.

Congress Mobile App

BIO 2016 – 2nd Congress smartphone app provides you with the most comfortable tool for planning your participation in BIO 2016 – 2nd Congress. Browse the complete programme directly from your phone or tablet and create your very own agenda on the fly. The app is available for Android, iOS and Windows Phone.
To download mobile app, please visit http://conference4me.psnc.pl/get/?config=bio2016 or scan the QR code or type ‘BIO 2016’ in Google Play, iTunes App Store or Windows Phone Store