Federation of European Biochemical
Societies CONGRESS 2013
“Mechanisms in Biology”
July 6th - 11th 2013,
St. Petersburg, RUSSIA


Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, it is a pleasure for us to invite you and your Company to join us on July 6-11, 2013 in St. Petersburg, Russia for the 38th FEBS Congress.

We are pleased to announce that eleven Nobel Laureates: Sidney Altmann, Aaron Ciechanover, Jules Hoffmann, Robert Huber, Roger Kornberg, Jean-Marie Lehn, Richard Roberts, Jack Szostak, Susumu Tonegawa, Kurt Wuthrich, and Ada Yonath, will deliver their plenary lectures at the 38th FEBS Congress in St. Petersburg. The Congress Theme is "Mechanisms in Biology" and the FEBS Executive Committee has now approved the list of Symposia sessions, proposed by the Advisory Board. We expect over 3,000 participants from all over the world to attend the event. This Congress will bring together distinguished professionals and young students in the field of biochemistry and molecular biology from both academic institutions and private enterprise.

We are seeking to attract international and Russian sponsors and exhibitors amongst biotech and pharmaceutical companies as well as academic institutions, research centres and publishers. The 38th FEBS Congress will offer you a great possibility to advertise your equipment, products and services to worldwide audience including Russian fast developing biotechnological market segment. The Congress will give sponsors and exhibitors access to delegates with the ability to influence the selection of products and services and to meet many decision makers.

We value the contributions of our sponsors and exhibitors. We encourage your participation in what promises to be an outstanding event in biochemistry, molecular biology and related fields.

The Congress will be hosted by LENEXPO Exhibition Complex, located on the shore of the Gulf of Finland - one of the most fascinating places in St. Petersburg. The venue will provide excellent facilities for delegates to exchange information with each other and with representatives of industry and exhibitors. The exhibitor area is designed as the central focus point and meeting place for delegates.

A range of opportunities with particular benefits are offered for sponsors and exhibitors. You are welcome to choose the package that fits best your marketing strategy. To learn more about sponsorship opportunities and specific sponsor packages, please contact our Exhibition Department at Exhibition@febs-2013.org .

The 38th FEBS Congress will also offer you a good chance to visit St. Petersburg-one of the world's most exciting travel destinations! Do not miss the chance to visit this beautiful city in the high season of its famous White Nights and St. Petersburg will take you in its heart for ever!

Yours sincerely,

Vladimir Skulachev

Congress President

Alexander Gabibov

Chairman, Organizing Committee