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8th German Conference on Chemoinformatics

The division Chemistry-Information-Computer (CIC) of the German Chemical Society (Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker e.V.) cordially invites you to participate in the


8th German Conference on Chemoinformatics
November 11 – 13, 2012, Goslar 





Conference Poster


List of Posters

Exhibition Newsletter

Aim of the conference

In the spirit of previous meetings organised by the CIC-division the topics of our international symposium will span a wide range of contributions related to chemoinformatics and to chemical information.
We wish to attract both industrial and academic scientists in this field. The scientific programme will include plenary lectures as well as presentation of posters, projects and software. The conference language is English.


  • Chemoinformatics and Drug Discovery
  • Molecular Modelling
  • Chemical Information, Patents and Databases
  • Computational Material Science and Nanotechnology

Plenary lectures

Andreas Bender, Cambridge/UK
Lucio Colombi Ciacchi, Bremen/DE
Gregory Landrum, Novartis Basel/CH
Randall Marcinko, MEI, Stanford/USA
Klaus-Jürgen Schleifer, BASF Ludwigshafen/DE
Rebecca Wade, HITS Heidelberg/DE
Engelbert Zass, ETH Zürich/CH

Scientific committee

Jürgen Bajorath, Bonn/DE
Rene Deplanque, Berlin/DE
Thomas Engel, München/DE
Uli Fechner, Frankfurt/DE, Co-Chair
Gregor Fels, Paderborn/DE
Robert Glen, Cambridge/UK
Steve Heller, Gaithersburg/USA
Thomas Kostka, Düsseldorf/DE, Co-Chair
Frank Oellien, Schwabenheim/DE, Division Chair
Matthias Rarey, Hamburg/DE
Alexander Tropsha, Chapel Hill/USA
Gisbert Schneider, Zürich/CH
Christoph Steinbeck, Cambridge/UK
Wendy Warr, Holmes Chapel/UK
Achim Zielesny, Recklinghausen/DE

Free Software Session

On Sunday, November 11, a free-software session with tutorials on a number of open source projects will be offered. Submit your free-software session contribution via the conference home page.

Pre-Conference Workshops

On Sunday afternoon 1-2 pre-conference workshops will be offered. Exhibitors interested to organize a pre-conference workshop should contact Frank Oellien for more information.     


Companies interested to exhibit or to provide a pre-conference workshop, please contact Dr. Frank Oellien (frank.oellien@msd.de) for more information.  



FIZ CHEMIE Berlin-Preis
FIZ CHEMIE Berlin-Preis is given to 2 young scientists for excellent diploma/master and doctoral theses within the period of summer 2011 – summer 2012 on Monday, November 12.

Gmelin-Beilstein-Denkmünze Award 
The Gmelin Beilstein-Denkmünze - a silver medal - is given for recognition of special contributions to chemical literature, chemical information, or the history of chemistry. In 2012 Dr. Engelbert Zaß, ETH Zurich, is being awarded with this prestigious GDCh prize during the GCC2012 on Monday,
November 12.


Poster Award
Prizes will be awarded for the three best posters.


The hotel provides accommodation for all participants in single (from € 70,- to € 90,- per room/night) or double bed rooms (from € 105,- to € 125,- per room/night).

Arrangements should be made directly with the hotel under the keyword "CIC 2012" not later than October 10, 2012.

Hotel Der Achtermann
Phone: +49 5321 7000 - 200, E-Mail

The customers will be held accountable for non-occupancy of reserved rooms.


Hotel Der Achtermann
Rosentorstr. 20, 38640 Goslar, Germany

Goslar is located at the heart of Germany and famous for its ore mine (UNESCO World Heritage Site) and its old town. The conference hotel "Der Achtermann" is within 3 minutes walking distance from Goslar main station.

Travel information

Useful Information

Coffee Breaks

The registration fee includes coffee breaks as well as softdrinks like water and apple juice.

Copyright Permission

Photos made on GDCh conferences are used exclusively by GDCh for documentation, news coverage and advertisement.


Dinner is included in the registration fee on November 11 and 12, Lunch is included Novemver 12 and 13. Drinks are not included (except water and apple juice).

Booking is required for the dinner on Tuesday!

Internet Access

The conference hotel provides a wireless LAN (WLAN) hotspot of the Deutsche Telekom. If internet access is required details about pricing and configuration can be obtained from

Travel Information


Information about the Scientific Programmme

Dr. Frank Oellien
Intervet Innovation GmbH
Zur Propstei
55270 Schwabenheim, Germany

Phone: +49 6130 948-365
Fax: +49 6130 948-517


Information about the Organisation

Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker e.V.
(German Chemical Society)
Congress Team / GCC 2012
P.O. Box 90 04 40
60444 Frankfurt am Main

Varrentrappstr. 40-42
60486 Frankfurt am Main

Phone: +49 69 7917-358 (Silvia Kirrwald)
E-mail: tg@gdch.de


Silvia Kirrwald
Telefon: +49 69 7917-358


Submission of oral contributions

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