The 6th International Mediterranean Symposium on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants-October 15-17, 2020

Izmir - TURKEY


Dear Participants of MESMAP-6,

We would like to inform you that postponed MESMAP-6 symposium will be organized at Torbalı Ticaret Odası Meeting Hall in Torbalı - İzmir, Turkey during 15-17 October 2020. 

Both face-to-face presentations under COVID mesures and on-line participation by video conference will be allowed during the sessions. 

Symposium venue will be Torbalı Ticaret Odası located in the south part of Izmir. Torbalı Ticaret Odası is far 30 km (25 minutes by highway) from Adnan Menderes International Airport, near to Ephesus Antique Theatre (around 35 min.), 
House of the Virgin Mary in Ephesus (40 min.) and Kuşadası (50 minutes). The meeting venue is also far from 50 km (40 min.) Izmir city. 

Organizers declare that all the precautions about COVID-19 will be strictly taken for face-to-face participants in the symposium venue. 

Participants who wants to stay around symposium venue can arrange thier hotels themselves in this region. Because of uncertanity about the COVID-19 pandemic, organizers this time sorryly cannot help participants about the hotel reservations. Participants will also arrange thier transportatrion to symposium venue.    

*The international organizing committee of MESMAP-6 guarantees to keep the currently registered participants all the rights for the postponed symposium. 

Additionally, we have updated participation conditions and the submission deadline for the Special Issue in MOLECULES.   

Safety and health of our participants, brother and sisters are of our priority. With the drastic measures implemented by governments around the world, we are confident that this global threat to humanity will be solved very soon.

Please take care of you and your family in this period.

We look forward to meeting you at MESMAP-6 during 15-17 October 2020 in Torbalı-İzmir, Turkey.

With best regards,

Prof. Dr. Nazım ŞEKEROĞLU

Chairman of MESMAP Symposiums


Dear Colleagues, 

You are cordially invited to attend the “The Sixth International Mediterranean Symposium on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (MESMAP-6)“ which will be held during October 15-17, 2020 in Torbalı-Izmir, TURKEY.

We encourage you to submit abstracts to present some of your research at this symposium. The organizers and many of your international colleagues are looking forward to meeting you during such an important academic event which will be held in Izmir, TURKEY. For this distinguished scientific event will be an amazing experience for you and good memories to take back your home. On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we are looking forward to meeting you in İzmir, TURKEY in the 2020 autumn.

Abstract submission / registration deadlines have been extended to September 25th, 2020.

  • 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
  • NGO & NPO on MAPs
  • Pharmacognosy & Phytopharmacology & Toxicology
  • Standardization and Quality of MAP Products
  • Traditional & Modern Herbal Products
With best regards,

Prof. Dr. Nazım ŞEKEROĞLU
Chairman of MESMAP Symposiums
President of AMAPMED
General Coordinator of GOFMAP


Turkish Airlines is the official airline of MESMAP-6” and special discounts are offered on certain booking classes. 
In order to proceed with the online booking tool for Turkish Conventions please visit the Turkish Conventions website and use the event code “016TKH20” under delegate section. 


Special Issue
"Selected Papers from the 6th International Mediterranean Symposium on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (MESMAP-6)"

40% discounted fee will be applied !!!!