The International Congress on Natural Products Research



Letter from ASP President

To All Nominees and Nominators for the 2021 Norman R. Farnsworth Research Achievement, 2020 Mathew Suffness Young Investigator Awards and the Varro E. Tyler Prize:

The selection of The 2021 Norman R. Farnsworth Research Achievement, 2020 Mathew Suffness Young Investigator (MSYIA) Awards and Varro E. Tyler Prize winners will not take place this year. All nominations remain for next year.

ICNPR 2020: Sponsoring Societies

The American Society of Pharmacognosy (ASP)

Discovering Nature's Molecular Potential

ICNPR2020– Organizing Society


Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural
Product Research (GA)
Gesellschaft für Arzneipflanzen- und
Naturstoff-Forschung e.V.



Phytochemical Society of Europe


Italian Society of Phytochemistry and the Science of Medicinal, Food and Fragrant Plants (SIF)

ICNPR 2020 Registration, Abstract Submission and Hotel Accomodations NOW OPEN


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Article from Jan 2020 ASP Newsletter
ICNPR 2020 Registration Form
ICNPR 2020 Abstract Submission Site
ICNPR 2020 – Hyatt Regency San Francisco at the Embarcadero

The ICNPR 2020 organizing team is monitoring the coronavirus situation very carefully.  We will continue to assess the situation and make adjustments if necessary, but as of now we are planning to hold the Congress in San Francisco this July. 
Please check the ICNPR 2020 website for updates:

Presidio Sponsor:

Mission Bay Sponsor:


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ICNPR 2020 will be held in one of the world’s most iconic cities – San Francisco, California. This will be the premier international natural product science meeting in 2020, including sponsoring societies from Europe, Asia and the United States.

Meeting Venue:

Hyatt Regency San Francisco at Embarcadero Center

(Note: there are multiple Hyatt properties in or near San Francisco. The ICNPR venue is the Hyatt Regency San Francisco at Embarcadero Center)

Closest Airport: San Francisco International (SFO)

The Embarcadero

View of San Francisco Bay and the historic Ferry Building from the Hyatt San Francisco (photos courtesy of Hyatt San Francisco)

The Scientific Program will include:

  Plenary Programs:

  • Memorial Session for Koji Nakanishi and Yuzuru Shimizu
  • Award and Highlighted presentations from each sponsoring Society


  • Next-Generation Natural Product-Derived Drugs
  • Climate Changes Impact on Natural Product Sciences
  • Cutting-Edge Technologies in Natural Products Research
  • Medicinal Natural Products:  From Bench to Bedside
  • Modernization of Traditional Medicine Systems
  • Natural Products Applications in Agriculture

  Topical Sessions:

  • Marine, Plant, Microbial, Synthesis, Biosynthesis & Genomics

  Contributed oral and poster presentations

Check the ICNPR 2020 website for updates and key deadlines:

Meeting Registration, Hotel Registration and Abstract Submission Open Now.

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