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21st RSC / SCI Medicinal chemistry symposium

13 September 2021 09:00 - 15 September 2021 15:30, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Registration will close on the evening of 9th September

The organisers invite you to the 21st RSC / SCI Medicinal Chemistry Symposium, Europe’s premier biennial Medicinal Chemistry event, focussing on first disclosures and new strategies in Medicinal Chemistry.

Programme and Attendees
Reflecting current trends in medicinal chemistry and pharmaceutical research, the scientific programme will feature lectures on the full range of drug targets, key enabling processes and technologies together with late breaker talks. 

This conference will be of interest to both academic and industrial scientists engaged in all aspects of the drug discovery and development process.  It will aim to showcase first disclosures of significant new therapeutic agents across all disease areas, and provide a forum for discussion of current topics and thinking at the forefront of medicinal chemistry.

Call for Posters
A number of conference places will be reserved for poster presenters and contributions are invited from the whole field of medicinal chemistry. Those presenting a poster may also elect to advertise their poster via an oral presentation of a single-slide ‘flash’ poster. The final submission date is 23rd July 2021.

Registration is Open
Delegate registration fees for virtual attendance include attendance at the full technical programme.  Only one log-in link will be allocated to each registered delegate.

£230   Member of the RSC or SCI
£270   Non-member
£115   Student member, unemployed member, retired member
£135   Student non-member, unemployed non-member, retired non-member
£1000  Exhibitor Package – no attendees are included

At the time of registration, you will be asked whether you would like to be considered for face-to-face participation if the opportunity arose.

Format of Symposium
At the time of registration you will be asked whether you would like to be considered for face-to-face participation, and if so you would be added to the waiting list.   Please see the event website for further information.

Sponsorship and Exhibition Opportunities
An Exhibition Package is  available, and details of the package may be found on the event website. Sponsors are encouraged to support this event.  
  • Dame Carol Robinson University of Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Angela Russell University of Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Douglas Thomson GlaxoSmithKline, Germany
  • Matthew Cheeseman The Institute of Cancer Research, United Kingdom
  • András Kotschy Servier Research Institute of Medicinal Chemistry, Hungary
  • Jeremy Clemens Vertex, United States
  • Elena Koltun Revolution Medicines, United States
  • Ulrich Bothe Bayer, Germany
  • Uwe Grether F Hoffmann-La Roche, Switzerland
  • Rosa Maria Rodriguez Sarmiento F Hoffmann-La Roche, Switzerland
  • Ian Collins The Institute of Cancer Research, United Kingdom
  • Maksim Osipov Denali Therapeutics, United States
  • Finton Sirockin Novartis, Switzerland
  • Ed Griffen MedChemica Ltd, United Kingdom
  • Frederick Goldberg AstraZeneca, United Kingdom
  • David Rees Astex Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom
  • Heather Hobbs GlaxoSmithKline, United Kingdom
  • Rosemary Huckvale The Institute of Cancer Research, United Kingdom
  • Thomas Moss AstraZeneca, United Kingdom
  • Steve Watson Sosei Heptares, United Kingdom
  • Mark Andrews LEO Pharma, Denmark
  • Chris Smith Mirati Therapeutics, United States
  • Márton Csékei Servier Research Institute of Medicinal Chemistry
    , Hungary
  • Dafydd Owen Pfizer, United States
  • Jennifer Zhang Gilead Sciences, United States

Sponsorship & supporting organisations
Churchill College

Wolfson Hall, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge, CB3 0DS, United Kingdom

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