Sponsors and Exhibitors
We would like to thank our sponsors:
Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, Roche is a leader in research-focused healthcare with combined strengths in pharmaceuticals and diagnostics. Roche is the world’s largest biotech company, with truly differentiated medicines in oncology, infectious diseases, inflammation, metabolism and neuroscience. Roche is also the world leader in in vitro diagnostics and tissue-based cancer diagnostics, and a frontrunner in diabetes management. Roche’s personalised healthcare strategy aims at providing medicines and diagnostic tools that enable tangible improvements in the health, quality of life and survival of patients. In 2012 Roche had over 82,000 employees worldwide and invested over 8 billion Swiss francs in R&D.
At Roche, we approach safety, security, health and environmental protection with the same sense of responsibility, and just as methodically, as we do issues concerning quality, productivity and cost-efficiency. We strive for continuous improvement in Safety Health and Environmental Protection wherever possible and economically viable. We seek sustainable long-term improvement throughout our organisation by changing behaviour, adapting equipment to the most recent standards and developing innovative processes.
For more information, please visit www.roche.com.
Novartis: Caring and Curing
Novartis provides healthcare solutions that address the evolving needs of patients and societies. Focused solely on healthcare, Novartis offers a diversified portfolio to best meet these needs.
At Novartis, we strive for high performance with high integrity. It is our conviction that responsible business results in better business.
We are committed to being a leader in good corporate citizenship, and were one of the first signatories to the United Nations Global Compact, the world's largest corporate citizenship initiative. The Global Compact calls on business and other stakeholders to support key principles in the areas of Human rights, Labor, Environment and Anti-corruption.
These standards are embedded throughout our operations, and we strive for continuous improvement by measuring, monitoring and reporting on our progress.
In the field of Health/Safety/Environment (HSE), the employment of pro-active risk-management strategies, corresponding HSE programs and setting targets accordingly supports the implementation of the Global Compact.
More information can be found at novartis website.
MDPI: Open Access Publishing
Over the years since it was founded in 1996, MDPI Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute)has evolved to become a professional publishing house of scholarly open access journals, covering diverse subjects ranging from basic research in the natural and social sciences, to engineering and its applications. MDPI is headquartered in Basel, Switzerland with editorial offices in Beijing and Wuhan, China. All our journals maintain a rapid, yet rigorous, peer-review, manuscript handling and editorial process. Our flagship journals include olecules
(launched 1996; Impact Factor 2.428), the International Journal of Molecular Sciences (launched 2000; Impact Factor 2.464), Sensors (launched 2001; Impact Factor 1.953), Marine Drugs (launched 2003; Impact Factor 3.978) and the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (launched 2004; Impact Factor 1.998).
For more information: www.mdpi.com
Sponsoring and exhibition information
As part of the 2013 Conference Environment and Health – Bridging South, North, East and West in Basel, Switzerland, an exhibition will be placed close to all other conference activities such as plenary, oral and symposia sessions, poster exhibition and recreation areas. The conference attracts some 2’000 researchers from around the world with interest in various environmental issues, monitoring, and measuring and its link to health effects on the level of genes, molecules, biomarkers, as well as phenotypes. Apart from presence at the exhibition, there are a wide range of options available to sponsor this conference.
Further information on both the sponsoring and the exhibition can be found in our Sponsoring and Exhibition information.
We would be delighted if you would consider contributing to the exhibition or being a major sponsor of this conference.
For further information please contact:
Organizers Switzerland Ltd.
Obere Egg 2
Tel. +41-61 836 98 76