All abstracts will be published in a Book of Abstracts (with ISBN).
Selected reviews derived of oral presentations will appear in a Special Issue of the journal of Biotechnology Advances (Elsevier, ISSN 0734-9750, 5-year Impact Factor: 11.847). Biotechnology Advances is a review journal which considers all aspects of the multidisciplinary field. The scope includes biotechnology principles and applications in industry, agriculture, medicine, environmental concerns and regulatory issues. The symposium participants who are delivering oral presentation and are interested to publish review are requested to send a short abstract of the intended review (not identical with abstract of oral presentation) up to March, 30, 2020 in electronic form by e-mail to the editors in of this special issue Jan.Kas@vscht.cz and Y.Chisti@massey.ac.nz. The recommendation or refusal of the topic proposal will be announced at latest on April 30, 2020. The recommendation of the submission of the approved review topic does not mean review acceptance. All reviews will have to pass regular peer review process. Thus all potential review writers are required to read carefully the Instruction for authors and to follow them closely.
The reviews will be submitted by the regular Elsevier system. It is only necessary to note that the paper is submitted for special Biotechnology Advances issue „SI: Biotechnology Novelties“.
For reading the reviews already published in Biotechnology Advances, including of those from previous symposia (Biotechnology Advances, Volume 31, Issue 1 ,pp. 1-128 (January–February 2013 and Volume 33, Issue 6, Part 2, November 2015, Volume 36, Iss.3, May/July 2018) see here.
|March 30, 2020||Submission of review proposals|
|April 30, 2020||Recommendation or rejection to submite paper via regular submission process|
|July 15, 2020||EES will be open for submissions|
|August 30, 2020||The submission deadline. EES submission will be closed|
|February 30, 2021||The expected publication date|
Selected conference contributions will be given opportunity to publish in a Special Issue of Folia Microbiologica (Springer, ISSN 0015-5632; 2018 IF: 1.448). Folia Microbiologica is a journal which publishes articles on general, soil, medical and industrial microbiology, plus some branches of immunology.
Details on the submission procedure will be added soon.