The 8th International Mediterranean Symposium on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants October 20-22, 2022

Izmir - TURKEY



MESMAP-8 Symposium Venue is
Richmond Ephesus Resort Hotel

Pamucak Mevkii 35920, Selçuk Izmir - Turkey

“An unforgettable holiday experience with your family at a unique destination that combines history and nature...”

A beach that stretches as far as the eye can see, peaceful turquoise waters and lush grounds surrounded by olive trees. Richmond Ephesus Resort is 15 minutes from the House of the Virgin Mary, the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, and the ancient city of Ephesus, which is on the UNESCO World Heritage List and welcomes thousands of visitors every year. With its natural, blue-flag beach, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, aqua park, tennis courts and many other sport activities, Richmond Ephesus Resort makes sure its guests have something fun to do all day long. It is located north of Kuşadası on the way to Izmir just 1 hour from the Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport.

Richmond Ephesus Resort is also around three hours far from the Pamukkale, Denizli by driving. 


All the participants of MESMAP-8 are invited to submit their full articles
to the Brazilian Journal of Pharmacognosy (IF for 2021 is 2.464).
The journal does not have any APC (Article processing charge).

Please consult the website of the journal :




Dear Colleagues,

“The 8th International Mediterranean Symposium on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (MESMAP-8) will be organized in Selcuk (Ephesus), İzmir – Türkiye during October 20-22, 2022.

Congress Venue: Richmond Ephesus Resort Hotel, Pamucak Mevkii 35920, Selcuk (Ephesus), Izmir – TURKEY ( )


Important dates:

September 23, 2022 – Deadline for abstract submission

August 26, 2022 – Early bird registration fee payment deadline


Symposium contact info:  /



·         Agricultural Practices of MAPs & NWFPs

·         Aromatherapy & Phytoteraphy & Phytochemistry

·         Biodiversity

·         Biology & Biochemistry & Biotechnology

·         Botany & Ethnobotany & Ethnopharmacology

·         Conservation, Management and Sustainable Uses of MAPs & NWFPs

·         Essential Oils & Secondary Plant Metabolites

·         Herbal & Traditional Medicines

·         Industrial Processing Technologies of MAPs

·         Legislations on MAPs & NWFPs

·         Literature on MAPS

·         Marketing of MAPs and Products

·         Molecular Cancer Therapeutics

·         Molecular Modeling and Simulations

·         Natural Cosmetics

·         Non-Governmental & Non-Profit Organizations (NGO & NPO) on MAPs

·         Pharmacognosy & Phytopharmacology & Toxicology

·         Standardization and Quality of MAP Products

·         Traditional & Modern Herbal Products


To be in EPHESUS“One of The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World ", for these distinguished scientific event will be an amazing experience for you and good memories to take back your home.

We would like to wish you all the best and are already looking forward to meeting you in Selcuk (Ephesus), İzmir - Türkiye, in 2022 autumn.


With best regards,

Professor Nazim SEKEROGLU, PhD

Chairman of MESMAP International Symposiums

President of AMAPMED

General Coordinator of GOFMAP


Turkish Airlines is the official airline of MESMAP-8”, special discounts are offered for all delegates.
To proceed with the online booking tool, please visit Turkish Airlines promocode website
and use the event code “054TKM22” under the Promotion code section.