15th Meeting of the
Slovenian Biochemical Society

September 20–23, 2023


The official language of the meeting is English.



  • Biochemical education (new!)
  • Biotechnology and bionanotechnology
  • Cell signaling and membranes
  • Functional genomics and systems biology
  • Molecular basis of disease (2 sections)
  • Molecular interactions and networking
  • Protein structure and function
  • Synthetic biology

For the first time there will be a section on Biochemical education. Participants are invited to submit abstracts both to this section as well as to one of the research topics (for a single registration fee).

Invited speakers

  • Gregor Anderluh, National Institute of Chemistry (Slovenia)
  • Blaž Cigić, University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty (Slovenia)
  • Laurent Devel, French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (France)
  • Kristina Djinović Carugo, University of Vienna (Austria) & EMBL Grenoble (France)
  • Daniel A. Jacobson, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (United States of America)
  • Manjunatha R. Kini, National University of Singapore (Singapore)
  • Ajasja Ljubetič, National Institute of Chemistry (Slovenia)
  • Ines Mandić Mulec, University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty (Slovenia)
  • Miha Moškon, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Computer and Information Science (Slovenia)
  • Gustav Oberdorfer, Graz University of Technology (Austria)
  • Milica Peršić Nanut, Jožef Stefan Institute (Slovenia)
  • Hrvoje Petković, University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty (Slovenia)
  • Ferhan Sağin, Ege University (Turkey)
  • Smita Saxena, University of Bern (Switzerland)
  • Katarina Trebušak Podkrajšek, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine (Slovenia)
  • Boris Turk, Jožef Stefan Institute (Slovenia)
  • Gil Westmeyer, Technical University of Munich (Germany)
  • Kenneth Witwer, Johns Hopkins Medicine (United States of America)

Opening lecture
The EMBO Keynote Lecture
Prof. Iva Tolić
Ruđer Bošković Institute, Zagreb, Croatia

Closing lecture
The FEBS National Lecturer
Prof. Anke Becker
Philips-Universität Marburg, Marburg, Germany



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Programme (PDF) is available in two forms:

Programme outline

Abstracts of lectures and poster presentations are available in the Book of Abstracts (digital form only).

Important Dates

Abstract submission deadline
15 May 2023
extended: 2 June 2023

Early registration
15 March – 2 June 2023

Deadline for booking hotel accommodation
5 September 2023

Late registration
1 June – 15 September 2023

On-site registration
20–23 September 2023