FEBS Congress 2019. As part of the 44th FEBS Congress, Joanna Hoffmann Chair of ASN presented a keynote on Art in the Society of Knowledge: New Challenges.


The Federation of European Biochemical Societies (FEBS) has become one of Europe’s largest organizations in the molecular life sciences.

FEBS provides a voice to the academic research and teaching community in Europe and beyond. As a charity, FEBS promotes and supports biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, molecular biophysics. And related research areas through its Journals, Congress, Advanced Courses, Fellowships and other initiatives. The FEBS Congress has a strong emphasis on support, education and inspiration for the next generation of scientists, with a bursary scheme for early-career researchers, a satellite Young Scientists’ Forum, and activities to encourage interaction with peers and experts.

Krakow is considered as one of Poland’s important economic centres and the economic hub of the Malopolska region. Krakow is now positioning itself as Europe’s Silicon Valley, based on the large number of local and foreign hi-tech companies. The medieval old town, which is on the UNESCO List of World Heritage Sites, is the dynamic heart of Krakow, buzzing with students, residents and tourists from all over the world.

The FEBS Congress aims to be an exemplary cross-discipline gathering in the molecular life sciences for research presentation, discussion, learning, inspiration, and encouragement.

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