Plenary Lectures

Alison Butler
University of California, Santa Barbara, CA

“Metals, Microbes, Minerals, and Mussels: The BioInorganic Chemistry of Siderophores”

Christophe Den Auwer
Université Côte d’Azur, Institut de Chimie de Nice, France

“Is speciation a really good tool for marine radioecology?”

Rita Delgado
ITQB-AX, University Nova de Lisboa, Portugal

“Molecular architectures for the recognition of bio-relevant anions”

Keynote Lectures

Andrea Melchior
Polytechnic Dep. Engineering and Architecture,  University of Udine, Udine, Italy

“Understanding the structure and reactivity of metal-anticancer compounds”

Matteo Savastano
Dept. of Chemistry “Ugo Schiff”, University of Florence, Florence, Italy

“Polyiodide Complexes: the thin line between coordination chemistry and crystal engineering”

Alicia Dominguez
Dep. Inorganic Chemistry,
University of Granada, Granada, Spain

“Comparative structural vs solution behaviour of metal-mediated base pairs”

Iwona Łakomska
Dep. Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń, Poland

“Platinum(II) complexes with bulky disubstitute triazolopyrimidines as promising materials for anticancer agents”

José Manuel Barriada
Department of Chemistry, METMED Group, Faculty of Chemistry, University of La Coruña, Spain

“Biomass interactions with metals: from biosorption to nanoparticle synthesis”

Přemysl Lubal
Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Masaryk University of Brno, Brno, Czech Republic

“Ln(III) complexes of tetraazamacrocyclic ligands: from basic research to analytical chemosensors”