52nd Annual Meeting on ‘Modern Aspects of Stereochemistry’

Tuesday, 8th January 2019


10.00 am: Registration and Coffee

10.30 am: Professor Adam NelsonUniversity of Leeds, UK

11.30 am: Professor Franziska SchoenebeckRWTH Aachen, Germany

12.30 pm: Lunch

2.00 pm: Professor Stefan MatileUniversity of Geneva, Switzerland

3.00 pm: Professor Shankar Balasubramanian, University of Cambridge, UK

4 pm: Tea break

4.30 pm: Professor Seth Herzon, Yale University, USA

5.30 pm: Close

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Registration is now open

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  • Registration fees are £20 per person.
  • The deadline for registration is 4th January 2019.
  • If you have any problems registering, please contact Elaine Frary at e.frary@sheffield.ac.uk.


The conference will take place in the Auditorium of the Richard Roberts Building, immediately adjacent to the Dainton Building, University of Sheffield - See here for Travel Details

Accommodation and Catering

The registration fee includes coffee and tea and a packed lunch.

Overnight accommodation is available at a number of hotels and guest houses within 15 minutes walk of the Dainton Building. We will be happy to provide a list of appropriate places with approximate prices but participants who need overnight accommodation either before or after the meeting are asked to make their own arrangements in good time.


Participants arriving by train at Sheffield Station should catch the tram from the rear of the station. Trams heading for Malin Bridge/Middlewood (blue route) run via the University approximately every 10 minutes. For the return journey take the tram travelling to Halfway (blue route).

Parking in the University area can be difficult, so if you are planning to travel by car, we recommend that you use the Park & Ride facilities. Details may be found at: http://www.sheffield.ac.uk/visitors/mapsandtravel/parkandride

We regret that no permits can be issued for University car parks.


We warmly thank the following for sponsorship and other assistance with this meeting:

  • AstraZeneca
  • Peakdale
  • Pfizer
  • Red-Ag
  • Red-X
  • Redbrick Molecular
  • The University of Sheffield