February 28th - Last chance to get an oral communication

Important dates

Registration Open
1 October 2017

Call for Abstracts
1 October 2017

Deadline for Abstracts
28 February 2018

Notification of Abstracts
15 March 2018

Early Bird 
Registration Deadline
31 March 2018


Satellite Event

2018 IASOC · Ischia advanced school of organic chemistry


It is for us a pleasure to announce that XXII International Conference on Organic Synthesis (22-ICOS) will be held in Florence on September 16-21 2018.

The Conference is sponsored by IUPAC and is regularly the site of presentation of the Thieme-IUPAC Prize award.

The Conference will include plenary lectures, invited lectures, and many oral and poster communications to allow as many as possible attendants to present their scientific results on the different field of organic synthesis. It will cover the broad spectrum of organic synthesis highlighting modern trends in:

  • Natural products synthesis
  • Synthetic methodology
  • Catalysis
  • New synthetic technologies
  • Medicinal Chemistry and Chemical Biology
  • Synthesis of nano- and functionalized Materials
Click here to download the conference flyer

Confirmed Speakers

Ben Feringa (NL, 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry)
Varinder K. Aggarwal (UK)
Mercedes Amat (ES)
Olivier Baudoin (CH)
Stefan Bräse (DE)
Erick M. Carreira (CH)
André Charette (CA)
Janine Cossy (FR)
Dilip D. Dhavale (IN)
Darren J. Dixon (UK)
Alois Fürstner (DE)
Cesare Gennari (IT)
Véronique Gouverneur (UK)
Yujiro Hayashi (JP)

2018 Thieme-IUPAC prize winner
Masayuki Inoue (JP)
Dawei Ma (CN)
Géraldine Masson (FR)
Nuno Maulide (AU)
David MacMillan (US)
Kilian Muñiz (ES)
Joëlle Prunet (UK)
Sandrine Py (FR)
Floris Rutjes (NL)
Alexander Terent'ev (RU)
Christina M. White (US)
Eun Jeong Yoo (KR)
Franca Zanardi (IT)
Jieping Zhu (CH)