BEWARE potentially confusing invitation to "Glycobiology 2018"

September 27, 2017
Please NOTE the following email announcement, advertising the meeting Glycobiology 2018, is NOT a meeting that is organized or sanctioned by the Society for Glycobiology and is NOT annual meeting of the Society for Glycobiology.
This email is an advertisement for the 4th Glycobiology World Congress, an event organized and advertised by “”.
Please do not mistakenly think this meeting is our Annual SFG meeting! 

From: Glycobiology 2018 <>
Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 7:46 AM
Subject: (4) Re:Glycobiology 2018 Invitation
Dear Dr. X,
Greetings! Hope you are doing great!
We understand your busy schedule and work commitments and would like to bring to your kind notice Glycobiology 2018 is going to be held during September 17-19, 2018 at Rome, Italy. We cordially welcome you to participate as a speaker for the prestigious event Glycobiology 2018, so we highly appreciate your kind decision at the earliest convenience so as to proceed further from our end.
Please let us know your availability for this congress. We appreciate your time and look forward to hearing from you soon.
Best wishes
Stephen Bruce
Glycobiology 2018