Third announcement of ECMTB 2011

Third announcement of the

8-th European Conference on Mathematical and Theoretical Biology,
Annual Meeting of The Society for Mathematical Biology,
Krakow, June 28 - July 2, 2011
We are pleased to inform you that many really good professionals in the area have promised to present their results, so the Conference is expected to be very exciting.

We would like to remind that the deadline for early registration is April 15-th (and it is not going to be extended).

This email is to provide you some additional important information.

1. One of the main objectives of 8-th EMCTB is to improve the educational and professional experience of young scientists.
Therefore, the mentoring scheme is offered
(see )
a Series of Introductory Lectures dedicated to young participants will be delivered.
The event will be held a day before the Conference start - on Monday, 27-th June - in the afternoon at the New Campus of the Jagiellonian University.
Lecturers: Stanislaw Cebrat, Andreas Deutsch, Peter Jagers, Eva Kisdi, Andrea Pugliese.

2. The timing of mini-symposia is already known, see

3. The abstracts of posters are still accepted (up to May 15, 2011).

4. LOT Polish Airlines has become the Official Carrier of the Conference and proposes a Special travel offer for delegates:
- 10% discount - for the passengers travelling in economy class booking at Travel Agent, PLL LOT offices and Call centre
- 15% discount - for the passengers travelling in business and economy class booking at
The Discount/Event Code is LOC117.
(for details, see )

5. On Thursday afternoon, we plan to organize three different trips. The expected destinations are:
- The Royal Tract (main streets of Krakow, Main Square with Sukiennice and, finally, Wawel Castle),
- Memorial and Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau,
- The historic Salt Mine in Wieliczka.
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Once the trips will be set up, the choice of a trip will be possible on-line.
Then you should enroll to a chosen trip via the conference website
(Please, look for the information at the website).

6. It is now very likely that we will provide lunches for participants.

7. There are some opportunities of travel grants:
(see )
- ECMTB Travel Grants (for ESMTB members - and those who join at the time of application)
- SMB Landahl Travel Grants (for SMB members - and those who join at the time of application)
- National Science Foundation Travel Grants for ECMTB 2011 (for U.S.-based undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and junior faculty)
- FNP and TNW Conference Grants (for Polish participants)

Best regards and looking forward to see you in Krakow,

Organizing Committee
of ECMTB 2011