Fourth Kazan Summer School-Conference on Chemoinformatics (KSSCI2019)


The Fourth Kazan Summer School-Conference on Chemoinformatics (KSSCI2019) will be held in Kazan, Russia, from 24th to 27th June 2019.

Every 2 years, Kazan Summer School on Chemoinformatics welcomes young scientists from all over the world for learning basics of chemoinformatics and related disciplines, having tutorials on “gold standard” software, and discussing the scientific and industrial achievements.

This year, the Fourth Kazan Summer School-Conference on Chemoinformatics is held as a section of Markovnikov Congress on Organic Chemistry, which is devoted to the 150th anniversary of discovery of Markovnikov’s rule, formulated by Vladimir Markovnikov in 1869, and is organized by Lomonosov Moscow State University and Kazan State University. Participants of the School could participate any section of Congress and are invited to visit morning plenary session, common for all sections. Among others Prof. A. Varnek will give a talk in Plenary session.

This School is the Fourth Summer School-Conference on Chemoinformatics in Kazan, web pages of previous Schools are available: KSSCI2013, KSSCI2015, KSSCI2017.

KSSCI2019 aimed to create the conditions for training specialists of Chemoinformatics in Russia, as well as to create the educational and scientific environment for scientists, pharmaceutical and chemical industry representatives, IT specialists and software developers.

The main topics of the School are:

  • Basics of chemoinformatics and QSAR approaches,
  • Sources of chemical information, its storage, and retrieval,
  • SAR/QSAR/QSPR modeling,
  • Structure-based drug design,
  • Any other computational approaches in predictive chemistry.

Program of the event includes:

  • Lectures of world-leaders in chemoinformatics
  • Plenary presentations on cutting-edge approaches
  • Oral reports about personal achievements of young participants
  • Poster session
  • Tutorials

Confirmed Speakers (list is not full and constantly updated):

  • Alexandre Varnek (University of Strasbourg, France)
  • Artem Oganov (Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Russia)
  • Hanoch Senderowitz (University of Bar Ilan, Israel)
  • Roland Stote (University of Strasbourg, France)
  • Pavel Polishchuk (Univerity of Olomouc, Czech Republic)
  • Igor Baskin (Moscow State University, Russia)
  • Gilles Marcou (University of Strasbourg, France)
  • Dmitriy Filimonov (Institute of Biomedical Chemistry, Russia)


The event will be held in A.M. Butlerov Institute of Chemistry, Kazan Federal University, Kazan, Russia. Markovnikov Congress will have different venues, mainly within campus of Kazan University.


English is the official language of the event.

Contact Information:

Chairman of Organizing Committee:

Dr. Timur I. Madzhidov (Kazan Federal University, Russia)


Tel: +7 (843) 233-73-71

Scientific Secretary:

Valentina A. Afonina