CONGRESS HISTORY

The International Symposium on Marine Natural Products (MaNaPro) happened for the first time in 1975 in the city of Aberdeen, Scotland. The European Conference on Marine Natural Products (ECMNP) occurred for the first time in 1997 in Athens, Greece. MaNaPro and ECMNP have triennial and biennial frequency respectively. The first MaNaPro & ECMNP joint meeting occurred in 2013 in Galicia, Spain. After 6 years the second joint meeting in will take place in Peniche, Portugal, 1-5 September 2019. MaNaPro and ECMNP meetings have been very successfully, with a primary focus on studies related to ecology and marine biotechnology. Over the past 44 years there have been 16 editions of MaNaPro and 11 editions of ECMNP held in several countries:

MANAPRO

1975 – 1st International Symposium on Marine Natural Products Aberdeen, Scotland, UK, 8-11 September

1978 – 2nd International Symposium on Marine Natural Products Sorrento, Italy, 12-15 September

1980 – 3rd International Symposium on Marine Natural Products Brussels, Belgium, 16-19 September

1982 – 4th International Symposium on Marine Natural Products Tenerife, Spain, 26-30 July

1985 – 5th International Symposium on Marine Natural Products Paris, France, 2-6 September

1989 – 6th International Symposium on Marine Natural Products Dakar, Senegal, 3-7 July

1992 – 7th International Symposium on Marine Natural Products (VII MaNaPro) Capri, Italy, 5-10 July

1995 – 8th International Symposium on Marine Natural Products (VIII MaNaPro) Tenerife, Spain, 10-15 September

1998 – 9th International Symposium on Marine Natural Products (IX MaNaPro) Townsville, Queensland, Australia, 5-10 July

2001 – 10th International Symposium on Marine Natural Products (X MaNaPro) Okinawa, Japan, 24-29 June

2004 – 11th International Symposium on Marine Natural Products (XI MaNaPro) Sorrento, Italy, 4-9 September

2007 – 12th International Symposium on Marine Natural Products (XII MaNaPro) Queenstown, New Zealand, 4-9 February

2010 – 13th International Symposium on Marine Natural Products (XIII MaNaPro) Phuket, Thailand, 17-22 October

2013 – 14th International Symposium on Marine Natural Products (XIV MaNaPro), Galicia, Spain, 15-20 September 2013

2016 – 15th International Symposium on Marine Natural Products (XIV MaNaPro), Fortaleza, Brazil, 29 august-2 September 2016


ECMNP

1997 – 1st European Conference on Marine Natural Products 1997, Athens, Greece.

1999 – 2nd European Conference on Marine Natural Products 1999, Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

2002 – 3rd European Conference on Marine Natural Products 15-20 September 2002, Elmau, Munich, Germany.

2005 – 4th European Conference on Marine Natural Products 2005, Paris, France.

2007 – 5th European Conference on Marine Natural Products 16-21 September 2007, Ischia, Naples, Italy.

2009 – 6th European Conference on Marine Natural Products, 19-23 July 2009, Porto, Portugal.

2011 Р7th European Conference on Marine Natural Products, 14-18 August 2011, Str̦mstad, Sweden.

2013 – 8th European Conference on Marine Natural Products, 15-20 September 2013, Galicia, Spain.

2015 – 9th European Conference on Marine Natural Products, 24-29 August 2015, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

2017 – 10th European Conference on Marine Natural Products, 3-7 September 2017, Kolymbari, Crete, Greece