Wednesday, 9 March 2016

deadline for abstract submission for the 9th CMAPSEEC, 26 - 29 May 2016, Plovdiv has been extended to March 18th

Dear Colleagues,
 I would like to inform you that the deadline for abstract submission for the 9th CMAPSEEC, 26 - 29 May 2016Plovdiv has been extended to March 18th, 2016 upon the request many participants. If you plan to make oral presentation or poster presentation, and have not yet submitted your abstract, please do remember to submit it by e-mail to by March 18th, 2016.

Please do format your abstract according to the style of the sample abstract. For details please visit . The full abstract file, including abstract title, author name(s), affiliation name(s), e-mail of presenting author, abstract body, and keywords, should be present.

Best regards,

Vassya Bankova, PhD, DSc
Chair of the Organizing Committee,
9th CMAPSEEC 2016, Plovdiv

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, it is my great pleasure to invite you to participate in the 
9th Conference on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of Southeast Europeann Countries – 9th CMAPSEEC, the biannual event organized by the Association for Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of Southeast European Countries AMAPSEEC. The conference will be held in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, on 26 – 29 May 2016. As usual, although the title specifies the region of Southeast Europe, the Conference will be an international platform open to scientists from all over the world.

The scientific program focuses on the latest developments as well as the future outlook of all related aspects of MAPs, such as agriculture, botany, ethnobotany, herbal medicines, plant biotechnology, phytopharmacology, pharmacognosy, plant biology, phytochemistry, metabolomics. Selected papers will be published in 
Natural Product Communications after scientific evaluation. A rich social program throughout the conference will be also provided for informal interactions, including a fascinating tour to the Valley of Roses in the season of rose flowers harvesting.

The host city of the Conference Plovdiv is one of the oldest living cities in the world, a place of ancient history and modern research and innovation activities. Plovdiv was elected to be European Capital of Culture 2019.

Looking forward to seeing you in Plovdiv in 2016.

Vassya Bankova, PhD, DSc
Chair of the Organizing Committee