Opening Ceremony and Plenary followed by Civic Reception
Sunday 2 July 2023, 4:00pm – 8:00pm | Free for Full Congress ticket holders
Join us as we officially open the 19th World Congress of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology (WCP2023).
4:00pm – 5:00pm: The Opening Ceremony will take place in the SEC Armadillo located within the Scottish Event Campus (SEC). Entertainment will include the most famous bagpipe band on the planet, the Red Hot Chilli Pipers, as well as the heart-warming sounds of Josie Duncan and the Orkney Boys.
5:00pm – 6:00pm: Next up, Professor Garret Fitzgerald will present the Opening Plenary lecture ‘The Grey matter of Sand and Sky, Dimensions of a Discipline for the 21st Century’.
6:00pm – 8:00pm: Delegates will be invited to make their way to the Opening of the Exhibition in Hall 4 of the SEC Centre. There, you can enjoy the Civic Reception kindly supported by The Right Honourable Lord Provost and Glasgow City. Drinks and bowl food will be provided.