International Union of Biological Sciences
Unifying Biology Through Diversity
IUBS Centenary Year
33rd General Assembly and Scientific Program
30th July to 2nd August 2019
Unifying biology through diversity
The mission of the International Union of Biological Sciences (IUBS) is to unify biology through diversity. It provides a global platform for cooperation among scientists from various biology disciplines. As a non-profit, non-governmental umbrella organisation, it promotes research, training, and education. It advocates access and benefit-sharing of knowledge and resources. It currently unites and speaks for more than 110 national, scientific, and institutional members from all over the world.
welcome address from iUBS President
The year 2019 marks the centenary of IUBS. IUBS has had glorious 100 years: full of landmark contributions to research in biology at large and its application of science of biology for agriculture, medicine, conservation of biodiversity and for sustainable development. On this special occasion, we will have a full afternoon of plenary sessions under the theme “A Century of Unifying Biology” on 30th July, followed by reflections on the history of IUBS...
IUBS Centenary Year Sessions
IUBS was established in 1919. It is celebrating its centenary year with special sessions and talks on a number of topics that are main focus of IUBS in the 33rd General Assembly and the scientific sessions in Oslo, Norway on 30th July to 2nd August 2019.