The first session of Local Organizing Committee of the Fifth ORPHEUS 2010 Vienna conference† was held at Vienna Mecial University Oct 28, 2009. Meeting chaired by Professor Hannes Stockingerwas attended by ORPHEUS president Professor Zdravko Lackovic and ORPHEUS acting treasurer Professor Guenther Gell. After the the meeting of Local Organizing Committee there was a short meeting with Rector of the Vienna Medical University Professor Wolfgang Schutz and Vice Rector Professor Rudolf Malinger.
Members of the Local Organizing committee are:
Professors Hannes Stockinger (Conference Chairmann), Andrea Olschewski† (Medical University Graz), Bernard Knapp, Wilfred Ellmeier, Stephan Boehm, Johannes Hainfellneran and† Board members of the Young Scientist Association of the MUV(to be nominated).
Major agenda were workshops on the networking and† keynote and invited lectures. It was agreed that each workshop has one chairman from Local organizing Committe and another from ORPHEUS Executive Committee.