ANNOUNCEMENT

XVII International Scientific Congress CNIC│2025

Dear Colleagues,

It´s a pleasure to announce the XVII edition of the International Scientific Congress organized by the National Center for Scientific Research “CNIC│2025”, to be held from June 24 to 28, 2025 at the Plaza América Convention and Trade Center, Varadero, Matanzas, Cuba. 

With the slogan “For a healthy life”, this event will bring together a significant number of national and foreign specialists, with the aim of presenting and discussing about the main topics developed not only in our institution, but also in other research centers. There will also be a space for the exhibition of innovative products and technologies from the pharmaceutical and biotechnological industries.

Six symposia make up the scientific program of the event: 2nd International Symposium on Natural Products, 8th International Symposium on Ozone Applications, VIII International Symposium on Environment, V Symposium on Infectious Diseases and Vaccines, I International Symposium on Industrial Manufacturing of Natural Products and Regulatory Affairs, as well as I International Symposium on Business Management.

Significant Dates

March 01, 2025

Abstracts submissions deadline.

Marzo 15, 2025

Deadline for notifying to submitters if their abstract has been accepted.

April 30, 2025

Full text submissions deadline.

June 24, 2025

Registration. Opening of the Congress

Registration Fees

Participant

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

  • 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
Companion

  • Participation in the social activities

If you are not staying at the Symposium Hotel, you will have to pay an extra fee for the session pass.

Preferential prices for accommodation

Plaza América Convention and Trade Center, Varadero, Matanzas, Cuba.

For accommodation and transport, please consult the different offers on the following link:   https://eventos.cnic.cu/

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)

Official Languages

 Although the oficial languages are Spanish and English, its is requested that slides or oral presentations and posters be prepared in english. Simultaneous translation service will be guaranteed only for the opening and closing.

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

(See the Oral_presentation_template)

Electronic Posters

(See the Poster Template)

Organizing Committee

  • Organizing Committee
  • Scientific Comittee

National Center for Scientific Research

Chief Executive Officer

Cuba

Mayda Maury Pérez , PhD

President of Honor

Group of Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Industries of Cuba

President of Biocubafarma

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

Associated Exhibition Fair

National Center for Scientific Research

Commercial and Business Director, CNIC

Cuba

Ariel Tarifa Amaya, MSc

Technology and Logistic Secretary

National Center for Scientific Research

Engineering and Logistics Director

Cuba

Elena Martínez Rodríguez, Bs

Executive Secretary

National Center for Scientific Research

Principal Infocommunications and International Relations Specialist

Cuba

National Center for Scientific Research

Treasurer

Cuba

Sandra Rodríguez Salgueiro, PhD

Scientific Committee Executive Secretarie

National Center for Scientific Research

Senior Researcher, Center of Natural Products, CNIC

Cuba

Cecilia S. Valdés Clemente, PhD

Scientific Committee Executive Secretarie

National Center for Scientific Research

Material Protection Specialist, Equipment and Technologies Development Group, CNIC.

Cuba

Official Sponsors

Schedule Plan

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  • Day 0528Jun 2025
9:00 am- 5:00 pm

Check-in Registration

6:00 pm- 7:00 pm

Opening Ceremony

9:00 pm- 11:00 pm

Welcome Cocktail

8:30 am- 9:25 am

Keynote Lectures

9:25 am- 11:00 am

Scientific Presentations

8:30 am- 11:20 am

Exhibition Fair

11:00 am- 11:20 am

Coffee Break

11:00 am- 2:00 pm

Exhibition Fair

11:20 am- 2:00 pm

Scientific Presentations

2:00 pm- 3:00 pm

Lunch

8:30 am- 11:20 am

Exhibition Fair

8:30 am- 9:25 am

Keynote Lectures

9:25 am- 11:00 am

Scientific Presentations

11:00 am- 11:20 am

Coffee break

11:00 am- 2:00 pm

Exhibition Fair

11:20 am- 2:00 pm

Scientific Presentations

2:00 pm- 3:00 pm

Lunch

8:30 am- 9:25 am

Keynote Lectures

9:25 am- 11:00 am

Scientific Presentations

8:30 am- 11:20 am

Exhibition Fair

11:00 am- 11:20 am

Coffee Break

11:20 am- 2:00 pm

Closing Ceremony

2:00 pm- 3:00 pm

Lunch

9:00 am- 11:00 am

Exchange among delegates

11:00 am- 11:20 am

Coffee break

11:20 am- 2:00 pm

Check-Out

2:00 pm- 3:00 pm

Lunch

3:00 pm-

Return to Havana