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Dear ISC Member,

The ISC Board opens the request for proposals to organize the 29th Conference of the International Society for Chronobiology, to be held in 2016.

Those members of the ISC interested in organizing the conference should send their proposals to the attention of the ISC Board ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ), including proper description of the following items:

1. Proposed dates for the conference.

2. Location and site facilities for the conference. Available rooms for symposia, oral sessions, poster sessions, etc.

3. Secretary issues and facilities. Secretary issues, handling of registration, handling of the submitted abstracts, publications, etc.

4. Hotel accommodation facilities and range of expected lodging rates.

5. Travel issues: Proximity of international/national airport, visa requirements for foreign attendants, etc.

6. Expected registration fees. Full description of what will be included in the registration fee.

7. Tentative preliminary overview of the scientific program.

8. Program for parallel scientific activities for local attendants, if any.

9. Program for social activities, if any.

10. List of members of the Local Organizing Committee, with short curricula.


Please send at least a preliminary proposal with all the information on the items listed above that you are able to gather BEFORE FEBRUARY 1, 2014. The ISC Board will need a definitive proposal with all required information for proposals found potentially acceptable not later than May 15, 2014. Proposals might include all additional information you believe could be relevant. The ISC Board will carefully evaluate all proposals and will take a decision as soon as possible in order to provide enough time to the selected Local Organizing Committee.


Warm regards,

Prof. Ramón C. Hermida, Ph.D.
Secretary/Treasurer ISC