Invitation to the third BioSyst.EU meeting 15-18 August 2017 in Gothenburg, Sweden


We still have a few open spots left in the following symposiums:



NOBIS: Linking extant and extinct taxa

Svenska Systematikföreningen: New approaches to teaching and outreach in biodiversity

Svenska Systematikföreningen: Automatic identification of organisms

General Sessions



Presenters with accepted abstracts will be allowed to register as Early Bird (lower price) up until 1st of August.



The BioSyst.EU meeting of 2017 will be organised by the Swedish Systematics Association in corporation with the University of Gothenburg and will be held 15-18 August at the Wallenberg Conference Centre, Gothenburg, Sweden.


The meeting will feature one whole-day and 11 half-day symposia held by member societies of BioSyst.EU and external organisations and 3 open sessions with mixed presentations.


15 -18 august 2017.


Wallenberg Conference Centre, Medicinaregatan 20a, Gothenburg.


Registration fee: Registration fee includes participation during all four days as well as lunch all four days served at restaurant Lyktan at the Wallenberg Conference Centre, and coffee breaks (Coffee and sandwiches/cake) twice per day. The fee also includes participation activities connected to the event, including evening mingle at the Natural History Museum, workshops and guided tours. All registration fees include Swedish VAT 25%.



Registration fee,
Swedish krona (SEK)

Early Bird
prior to 1 June 2017


 After 1 June 2017     


Senior researchers 


4 375



5 625


Junior researches

(Phd students)


3 125



4 375


All registration fees include 

Swedish VAT 25%.



Abstract Presenters:

Application for presenters is done by sending an e-mail to

The e-mail should contain the following information:

-Which symposium you would prefer to be assigned to
-The title of your presentation
-If it is an Oral presentation or Poster
-An abstract in either doc/pdf/txt -format.

Please make sure you provide all information required, to ensure that your application can be processed properly without delays. Applications will be forwarded to the organisers of the individual symposiums.


Last day of registration:

Abstracts can be sent in and will be forwarded to the indicated symposium up until the 31 of May.

However symposiums might become filled prior to this date and it is therefore recommended that abstracts are submitted as early as possible.


The organisers of the individual symposiums are required to:

     -Submit a final abstract of their symposium and at least 2 confirmed speakers by 1 of March.

     -Submit the final schedule and abstract for all presentations by the 1 of June.

Registration fee is increased for registrations made after 1 June 2017.


Cancellation, Refunds and registration transfer:

Registration can be cancelled and will be partly refunded up until 1 June 2017. However, in order to cover our costs there is a cancelation fee of SEK 400 which will be deducted for each cancelled registration.

After the 1 June 2017 no refund for cancellations will be made.

However, please note that it is always possible to transfer your ticket to someone else in case of impediments.

For assistance with this please contact Olga Starling



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Conference Centre Wallenberg, Medicinaregatan 20a, Göteborg

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