6th Georgian Bay International Conference on Bioinorganic Chemistry

CanBIC-6
Tuesday 23rd - Saturday 27th May, 2017


Georgian Bay Evening" a water colour by John Stillman ©2006
CanBIC News

News! 

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CanBIC-6 will start on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017.

98 speakers have confirmed their attendance!

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Symposium S9  Participants have all been notified.

On Line Registration is now *open*.

Abstract submission *closed*.

The Coach leaves at 5 pm on Tuesday May 23rd from the Marriott Toronto Airport HOTEL.  Free shuttle every 20 minutes from the airport.  Takes less than 10 minutes.

We are delighted to announce that Prof Alison Butler (UC Santa Barbara) is the 2017 Plenary Lecturer.

CanBIC (1,2,3,4 & 5) photos are available on the Shutterfly site (see below for more details).

Final Schedule-now-available

· Please visit our FACEBOOK page: WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/canbic.ca

 ·Click Here for the large CanBIC-6 Poster and here for the small Poster,

CanBIC-6 in 2017 Conference: arrive Tuesday 23rd May - depart Saturday, 27th May, 2017.

·VISAs and ETAs:  VERY, VERY IMPORTANT

 

Please note that to board a plane outside Canada to fly to Canada you will need an ETA paid for and registered before checking in at the airport! (Unless USA resident). More...

·Please e-mail Martin Stillman if you would like further information.

·Yes, the CanBIC Coach will drive to Toronto Airport on Saturday 27th morning in 2017 - leaving at 8 am and arriving at Pearson Airport (YYZ) at 11:30 am - please make sure your flights leave at least after 1:30 pm (especially if you are going to a US destination).

Parry Sound Weather Forecast

 

·If you want to stay before or after CanBIC-6 in Toronto near the airport CanBIC currently has no active discounted rates for hotels at the YYZ Toronto Pearson airport – our apologies.

However, very good rates are available: we suggest

The Comfort Inn is about 1.5 kms North from the Marriott Hotel on Dixon Road (called Airport Road for the Comfort Inn).  Please book through a web application like Hotels.com

Comfort Inn Toronto Airport

2.5 stars.  6355 Airport Rd, Mississauga, ON, L4V1E4, Canada

Has a free Airport Shuttle and you could take a bus along Airport Road the Marriott Hotel or a cheap taxi ride on Tuesday.

 

Please book rooms at the Comfort Inn and the Parry Sound Inn and Suites (was Microtel Inn) (group code to come soon) early because both fill up.  Please call the hotel directly now – there are rooms but not on the web.  The Trapper Inn and other smaller hotels and B & B also fill up. Please see the Hotels page for links.

Thank you to our sponsors.

·Yes, there will be Music at CanBIC-6 again.
- free admission - on Wednesday and Thursday.

·Hotel Booking

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Instead of a hotel room, there are several B&B's.

CanBIC PHOTO Record

·Georgian Bay Day - Group picture from 2011

·Pictures from CanBIC-1-5 and CanBIC-1-5 Group Pictures (to come soon)

·Pictures from CanBIC-1

·And also here on Shutterfly.

Updated: 2017 MAY-3—r17-abcdefgH

 

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4th Georgian Bay International Conference on Bioinorganic Chemistry

6th Georgian Bay International Conference on Bioinorganic Chemistry

 

CanBIC-6

 

Parry Sound, Ontario, Canada                          23 - 27 May 2017

Web:  www.canbic.ca                             email:  canbic@uwo.ca

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Conference Chair: Martin Stillman (University of Western Ontario)

 

Conference Symposia

 

Advances in porphyrin chemistry (S1)

organizer:  Nagao Kobayashi, Shinshu University, Japan

 

Heme proteins and analogues (S2)

organizer: John Dawson; University of South Carolina, USA

 

Application of resonance Raman methods to heme proteins (S3)

organizer: James Kincaid, Marquette University, USA

 

Pharmaceutical bioinorganic chemistry (S4)

organizers: Tim Storr & Charles Walsby, Simon Fraser University

 

Metalloproteins: Zinc & Iron Trafficking (S5)

organizer: David Petering (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA)

 

Biological aspects of toxic metals (S6)

organizer: Andrea Hartwig, Karlsruhe Institute for Technology, Germany

 

Instrumental probes of metal coordination binding sites (S7)

organizer: Stephen Ralph, Wollongong University, Australia

 

Theoretical aspects of bioinorganic chemistry (S8)

organizers: Angela Rosa, Università della Basilicata, Italy and Sam de Visser, The University of Manchester, UK

 

Student Symposia ( (S9)

organizer: Zhifeng Ding

The University of Western Ontario

 

Bioinorganic Environmental Chemistry (S10)

organizer: TBA

 

Plenary Speaker:  Prof Alison Butler, Santa Barbara, California , USA

https://labs.chem.ucsb.edu/butler/alison/

 

Post-Conference Activities

2017 Chemical Society of Canada Annual Conference in Toronto, Ontario  www.csc2017.ca

TORONTO, ONTARIO   MAY 28 - JUNE 1, 2017  

We can assist in contacting symposia organizers – please ask us before you book flights!

 

Conference Organizers

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            Martin Stillman                        Nagao Kobayashi                   John Dawson 

   University of Western Ontario                Shinshu University                    U. South Carolina 

                         Canada                                          Japan                                       USA                   

 

(2016 DEC 15 - r17-abC)

 

Contact Martin Stillman: martin.stillman@uwo.ca Conference E-mail: canbic@uwo.ca
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