Guidelines for Organisation of an International Carbohydrate Symposium
To view the Guidelines for organisation of an International Carbohydrate Symposium, please click here.
The Guidelines and an application form to host an International Carbohydrate Symposium are also available for download in .pdf and .doc formats.
The application form to host an International Carbohydrate Symposium should be completed and submitted to the secretary of the International Carbohydrate Organization by March 1 in (at least) the sixth year preceding the proposed Symposium.
International Carbohydrate Symposia
ICS 2020 (Shanghai) is cancelled.
Due to escalating health concerns relating to the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the ICS2020 has been cancelled.
The ICO committee will reschedule the ICS meeting for Shanghai at a later date, to be advised in due course. A full refund of registration fees will be provided. See:
The next International Carbohydrate Symposium (XXX ICS) will be held in Florianopolis, the capital of Santa Catarina State in the South of Brazil: July 10-14 2022
Future European Carbohydrate Symposium
The 20th European Carbohydrate Symposium will be held in Leiden (Netherlands) on June 30-July 4th, 2019 (eurocarb2019.com)
Future International Symposium on Glycoconjugates
The 25th International Symposium on Glycoconjugates will be held in Milan, Italy 2019 (www.glyco25.org)
Future Carbohydrate Bioengineering Meeting
The 13th Carbohydrate Bioengineering Meeting will be held 2019 at Toulouse, France (cbm13.sciencesconf.org)
Previous ICO Symposia
For a list of past International Carbohydrate Symposia, please click here.