ANNOUNCEMENT

1st International Symposium on Products of Natural Origin

Dear colleagues:

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the 1st International Symposium on Products of Natural Origin ˮFor a Healthy Lifeˮ (CNIC ProNat 2022), which will take place from September 27 to October 1, 2022, in the Iberostar Selection Varadero Hotel, a 5-star all-inclusive resort located in the best strip of the Varadero beach, Cuba.

This event, organized by the National Center for Scientific Research (CNIC), will bring together a large number of national and foreign specialists, with the aim of discussing different topics, from the processes of obtaining active ingredients from natural sources to the final registration of new medicines or nutritional supplements for well-being and health.

Main Sessions

Session of Biological Profile

  • Pharmacological evaluation
  • General and special toxicological evaluation
  • Clinical trials

Business Session

  • New business opportunities
  • Presentations of product portfolios and business projects

Session of Quality and Chemical Profile

  • Quality management system
  • Obtainment, purification, analytical studies, characterization, stability and formulation

Cuban Policosanol Workshop

Product-related issues will be addressed  purification, analytical studies, characterization, stability and formulation

Significant Dates

August 20, 2022

Deadline for notifying to submitters if their abstract has been accepted

August 31, 2022

Deadline for Registration

September 1, 2022

Sending electronic posters

September 27, 2022

Registration. Opening of the Symposium

September 30, 2022

Deadline for full text submission

Preferential prices with Copa Airlines

Sponsor Airline

Copa Airlines will be the official airline of CNICPronat 2022, offering all participants a 10 % discount on public fares valid for travelling to/from Havana between September 22-October 06, 2022. This benefit is only valid for participants and one companion.

Participants who would like to use this opportunity, please ask the discount code to: pnat@cnic.cu

The discount code will be available at Copa Airlines sales offices in countries of South, Central and North America or via internet: www.copa.com

To learn more about reservation numbers and office addresses, please visit the following website:
https://www.copaair.com/sites/cc/es/acerca-de-copa-airlines/pages/nuestras-oficinas.aspx

Preferential prices with Iberia

Sponsor Airline

For participans coming from Europe, the airline Iberia(Iberia, Iberia Express and Air Nostrum fleets) will offer a 10 % discount on public fares valid for travelling to/from Havana between September 23-October 03, 2022. Participans who would like to use this opportunity, please ask the discount code to: pnat@cnic.cu

To learn more about please visit the following website: https://www.iberia.com

Registration Fees

Business

450.00 €

  • Speaker Presentations
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Audience Participation
Academics

300.00 €

  • Speaker Presentation (Lectures and Oral presentations)
  • Poster Display
Bachelor Students

200.00 €

  • For this category an official letter from the study center or the undergraduate student card must be presented to the Organizing Committee before the registration
Accompaning Person

200.00 €

  • Participation in the social activities

Registration for the event does not guarantee access to the venue, so participants must ensure their accommodation at the hotel Iberostar Selection Varadero.

Preferential prices for accommodation

In the Iberostar Selection Varadero Hotel 20% discount on regular prices

The hotel offers the following prices for participants

Single room: 192.00

Double room: 130.00

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

SILVER MEDAL

5000 €

  • Inclusion of the sponsor logo on the symposium website and in all related materials
  • Oral or poster presentation in business session
  • Business or product launch in business session
  • Marketing and Networking with Clients
  • 1 participant with all included
GOLD MEDAL

10000 €

  • Inclusion of the sponsor logo on the symposium website and in all related materials
  • Oral or poster presentation in business session
  • Business or product launch in business session
  • Marketing and Networking with Clients
  • 2 participant with all included
PLATINUM MEDAL

15000 €

  • Inclusion of the sponsor logo on the symposium website and in all related materials
  • Oral or poster presentation in business session
  • Business or product launch in business session
  • Marketing and Networking with Clients
  • 3 participant with all included
Features

Our Feature

Full-text papers

May be submitted in English or Spanish for publication in special issues of Revista CENIC Ciencias Biológicas (ISSN: 2221-2450) or Revista CENIC Ciencias Químicas (ISSN: 2221-2442).

(See the Author Guidelines Revistas CENIC)

Topics

Obtainment, Purification, Analytical Studies, Characterization, Formulation, Quality Management System, Pharmacological and Toxicological Evaluations,  Clinical Trials,  Cuban Policosanol Workshop

Abstracts

Should be written in English, with no more than 250 words, following the Abstract Template. Keywords (3-7) will be provided.

Business Session

New business opportunities, Presentations of product portfolios and business projects.

Modalities

Lectures

Oral presentations

Electronic Posters

(See the Poster Template)

Organizing Committee

  • Organizing Committee
  • Scientific Comittee

National Center for Scientific Research

General Director

Cuba

Talena Ledón Pérez, PhD

Organizing Secretary

National Center for Scientific Research

Deputy Director

Cuba

Sarahi Mendoza Castaño, PhD

Scientific Secretary

National Center for Scientific Research

Research, Development and Innovation Director

Cuba

Rafael Gámez Menéndez, PhD

Business Secretary

National Center for Scientific Research

Commercial and Business Director

Cuba

Elena Martínez Rodríguez, Bs

Executive Secretary

National Center for Scientific Research

Principal Infocommunications and International Relations Specialist

Cuba

Ariel Tarifa Amaya, MSc

Technology and Logistic Secretary

National Center for Scientific Research

Engineering and Logistics Director

Cuba

Sandra Rodríguez Salgueiro, PhD

Executive Secretary of the Scientific Committee

National Center for Scientific Research

Senior Researcher, Natural Products Center, CNIC

Cuba

Reinier Arredondo Despaigne

Professional Turoperator

Havanatur

Turoperator

Cuba

Sarahi Mendoza Castaño, PhD

Scientific committee

National Center for Scientific Research

Research, Development and Innovation Director

Cuba

Vivian Molina Cuevas, PhD

Scientific committee

National Center for Scientific Research

Head of Natural Products Center, CNIC

Cuba

National Center for Scientific Research

Head of Chemistry Department, Natural Products Center, CNIC

Cuba

Ariadne Gutiérrez Martinez, PhD

Scientific committee

National Center for Scientific Research

Head of Toxicology Department, Natural Products Center, CNIC

Cuba

Roxana Sierra Pérez, PhD

Scientific committee

National Center for Scientific Research

Head of Quality Control Unit, Natural Products Center, CNIC

Cuba

Sandra Rodríguez Salgueiro, PhD

Scientific committee

National Center for Scientific Research

Senior Researcher, Natural Products Center, CNIC

Cuba

Ambar Oyarzábal Yera, PhD

Scientific committee

National Center for Scientific Research

Head of the Pharmacology Department, Natural Products Center, CNIC

Cuba

Julio César Fernández, PhD

Scientific committee

National Center for Scientific Research

Head of the Clinical Trials Unit, Natural Products Center, CNIC

Cuba

Official Sponsors

Schedule Plan

  • Day 0127Sep 2022
  • Day 0228Sep 2022
  • Day 0329Sep 2022
  • Day 0430Sep 2022
  • Day 0501Oct 2022
9:00 am- 5:00 pm

Check-in Registration

5:00 pm- 7:00 pm

Opening Ceremony

7:00 pm- 8:30 pm

Welcome cocktail

Iberostar Selection Varadero
8:30 pm- 10:00 pm

Dinner

Iberostar Selection Varadero
9:00 pm-

Cultural activities

Iberostar Selection Varadero
9:00 am- 11:00 am

Scientific and business sessions

11:00 am- 11:20 am

Coffee break

11:20 am- 1:00 pm

Scientific and business sessions

1:00 pm- 3:00 pm

Lunch

3:00 pm- 3:20 pm

Book Launch

3:20 pm- 5:00 pm

Scientific and business sessions

5:00 pm- 7:00 pm

Free Time

Iberostar Selection Varadero
7:00 pm- 10:00 pm

Dinner

Iberostar Selection Varadero
9:00 pm-

Cultural activities

9:00 am- 11:00 am

Scientific and business sessions

11:00 am- 11:20 am

Coffee break

11:20 am- 1:00 pm

Scientific and business sessions

1:00 pm- 3:00 pm

Lunch

3:00 pm- 5:00 pm

Scientific and business sessions

5:00 pm- 7:00 pm

Free Time

Iberostar Selection Varadero
7:00 pm- 10:00 pm

Dinner

Iberostar Selection Varadero
9:00 pm-

Cultural activities

9:00 am- 11:00 am

Cuban Policosanol Workshop

11:00 am- 11:20 am

Coffee break

11:20 am- 1:00 pm

Cuban Policosanol Workshop

1:00 pm- 2:00 pm

Closing of the events/ Closing toast

2:00 pm- 3:00 pm

Lunch

Iberostar Selection Varadero
3:00 pm- 7:00 pm

Free Time

Iberostar Selection Varadero
7:00 pm- 10:00 pm

Dinner

Iberostar Selection Varadero
9:30 pm-

Farewell Party

9:00 am- 12:00 pm

Exchange between participants

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Checkout

1:00 pm- 2:30 pm

Lunch

Iberostar Selection Varadero
2:30 pm-

Return to Havana