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SLAS, in collaboration with SDDN present

VII Spanish Drug Discovery Network Meeting

12 - 13 November 2015
Parc Cientific de Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain

Join us in Barcelona for the 7th edition of the annual Spanish Drug Discovery Network Meeting to discuss the latest achievements in chemical biology, drug discovery and translational research.

Following a series of successful editions, this year SDDN, chaired by Dr. J. Quintana, joins forces with SLAS to deliver additional value to the programme’s scientific content and to the overall organisation of the meeting.

Who should attend? The meeting is aimed at researchers and managers working in drug discovery in academia, biotech or pharma.

Gain solutions-based approaches in the interactive sessions delivered by international experts and benefit from peer-to-peer knowledge exchange.

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Programme

This 2-day meeting will be structured in 4 roundtable sessions followed by a focused discussion between the speakers and the audience to enhance interaction.

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Sessions

  1. Innovation in Assay Development and Screening: New Cellular Models and New Technologies
    Chair: Dr I. Cornella Taracido
  2. Target Identification and Validation: Phenotypic Screening and Target Engagement
    Chair: Dr M. Hann
  3. Chemical Biology and Systems Biology in Drug Discovery and Development: Data Integration
    Chair: Dr J. Mestres
  4. Public-Private Partnerships and Open Innovation in Action: Enabling (or Accelerating) Drug Discovery
    Chair: Dr A. Gomez

Other learning opportunities

  • Poster presentations
  • Exhibition of drug discovery providers
  • Networking sessions
View the SLAS - Spanish Drug Discovery Network Meeting schedule & directory.

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Accommodation

SLAS Europe has negotiated special rates for Meeting participants at NH Hotels in Barcelona, located very close to the conference venue (max. 3km).

NH Barcelona Stadium

Travessera de les Corts, 150-152, 08028, Barcelona - Spain
+34 93 3399050
nhbarcelonastadium@nh-hotels.com

30 rooms blocked

Standard Double (for Single use) € 91
Standard Double € 104

Rates are quoted per room per night. Breakfast is included. VAT is not included.

 

NH Collection Barcelona Constanza

C/ Deu i Mata, 69-99, 08029, Barcelona - Spain
+34 93 2811500
nhcollectionconstanza@nh-hotels.com

50 rooms blocked

Superior Double (for Single use) € 138
Superior Double € 153

Rates are quoted per room per night. Breakfast is included. VAT is not included.

Release dates

  • 10 October – Hotels will release 75% of the block
  • 24 October – Hotels will release all remaining rooms of the block

Any reservation request arriving after the release dates will be confirmed at congress rate only if there are still bedrooms available.

Booking

The rooms at both NH Barcelona Stadium and NH Collection Barcelona Constanza can be booked here.

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Poster Awards

The SDDN conference will also offer students, post-grads and young faculty the opportunity to enter their poster into a Poster Award. A jury will evaluate the scientific quality, novelty and applicability to drug discovery of the posters presented.

The winner of the SLAS Young Scientist Poster Award will receive:

  • An invitation to present his/her poster at SLAS2016, 23–27 January in San Diego, California, USA.
  • Flight and shared hotel accommodation.
  • Winner must agree to submit the winning poster as a manuscript to one of the SLAS Journals.

Abstract submission guidelines:

  • Poster size should not exceed 1.5 m wide x 1 m high.
  • Each board will be numbered on the upper left corner. Be sure you place your presentation on the board number for which you have been assigned.
  • Posters must be set-up at any time during the first day of the meeting.
  • During the poster discussion section the presenters should be next to the poster to explain their poster content.

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Sponsorship and Exhibition Opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities for this meeting include:

Sponsorship Benefit Price
Platinum Sponsorship (1 max)

Table top exhibition space + 3 free participants + publicity as Platinum Sponsor + possibility to address the audience for 10 minutes during the main sessions + bag insert + drink reception sponsorship (publicity as Drink Sponsor, logo on menu, possibility to address the attendees at the beginning of the reception) + attendance for 2 representatives to the speakers’ dinner

€5,000
Gold Sponsorship (5 max)

Table top exhibition space + 2 free participants + publicity as Gold Sponsor + possibility to address the audience for 10 minutes during the main sessions + bag insert

€3,500
Silver Sponsorship (Exhibition only) (8 max)

Table top exhibition space + 2 free participants + publicity as Silver Sponsor + bag insert

€2,500

Add-ons:

Item Benefit Price
Tutorial (2 max)

Possibility to organise at 2 to 3 hours tutorial on the 12th of November in the morning (conference starting in the afternoon).

€2,000
Best Student Poster prize

Prize associated with company and logo: i.e.: "The Company X prize for Best Student Poster." Company presents prizes to student, with photo opportunity.

€500
Best Overall Poster prize

Prize associated with company and logo: i.e.: The Company X prize for Best Poster". Company presents prize to winner, with photo opportunity.

€500
Chair drop

Literature provided by company is placed on each chair before chosen session.

€250
Lanyard sponsor

Lanyards provided by sponsors.

€500

Questions?

Call SLAS Europe at +32 2 7393026 or email us at europe@slas.org.

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