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Microbiology Conferences

Current microbiology conferences and selected molecular biology conferences. Below is a comprehensive list of microbiology conferences, meetings, workshops, symposia, seminars, congresses and advanced courses including relevant conferences in molecular biology. The conferences in our list are mainly of interest to scientists working in all areas of microbiology including bacteriology, virology, mycology, parasitology and molecular microbiology. Many of the conferences will also be of interest to scientists working in other areas of molecular biology, biotechnology and related disciplines.

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Microbiology Conferences 2018

August 2018

August 12 - 16, 2018   2018 SIMB Annual Meeting
Chicago, IL, USA   Further information
SIMB. Society for Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology.
Suggested reading:     Biofuels
August 19 - 24, 2018   Molecular Mechanisms at the Streptococcal-Host Interface
Newry, ME, USA   Further information
Gordon Research Conference (GRC).
August 22 - 25, 2018   Genome Engineering: The CRISPR/Cas Revolution
Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA   Further information
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Meetings and Courses
Suggested reading:     The CRISPR/Cas System

September 2018

September 02 - 07, 2018   Microbial ecology: Hands-on training in prokaryotic and eukaryotic metagenomics (ICME-9)
Bruxelles, Belgium   Further information
EMBO Practical Course
Suggested reading:     Microbial Ecological Theory
September 03 - 04, 2018   Focused Meeting 2018: Molecular Biology and Pathogenesis of Avian Viruses
Oxford, UK   Further information
Microbiology Society Conference (SGM)
Suggested reading:     Influenza   Virus Evolution   Arboviruses   Alphaviruses
September 03 - 05, 2018   Molecular biology of archaea: from mechanisms to ecology
Vienna, Austria   Further information
EMBO Workshop
September 03 - 07, 2018   Structural Bioinformatics
Cambridge, UK   Further information
EMBL Course
September 04 - 07, 2018   ASM/ESCMID Conference on Drug Development to Meet the Challenge of Antimicrobial Resistance
Lisbon, Portugal   Further information
ASM Conferences and Meetings. ESCMID Conference.
September 10 - 15, 2018   Focused Meeting 2018: 9th International Symposium on Testate Amoebae (ISTA9)
Belfast, UK   Further information
Microbiology Society Conference (SGM)
Suggested reading:     Brain-eating Amoebae   Acanthamoeba
September 11 - 15, 2018   Epigenetics and Chromatin
Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA   Further information
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Meetings and Courses
Suggested reading:     Epigenetics
September 16 - 19, 2018   The Human Microbiome
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO-EMBL Symposium
Suggested reading:     Probiotics and Prebiotics
September 16 - 21, 2018   Genome Engineering: CRISPR/Cas
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBL Course
Suggested reading:     The CRISPR/Cas System
September 17 - 18, 2018   5th World Congress on Microbial Biotechnology
Lisbon, Portugal   Further information
September 19 - 21, 2018   Antifungal Resistance in Candida and Aspergillus: from Clinic to Clinical Laboratory
Delhi, India   Further information
ESCMID Courses and Workshops.
September 24 - 29, 2018   Tree building: Advanced concepts and practice of phylogenetic analysis
Faro, Portugal   Further information
EMBO Practical Course
September 25 - 28, 2018   Diagnostic Microbiology: MALDI-TOF, Bacterial Genomics, Metagenomics, Automation and Molecular Microbiology
Lausanne, Switzerland   Further information
ESCMID Courses and Workshops.
September 25 - 28, 2018   Next Generation Sequencing: RNA Sequencing Library Preparation
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBL Course

October 2018

October 01 - 02, 2018   Focused Meeting 2018: Microbiomes Underpinning Agriculture
Cork, UK   Further information
Microbiology Society Conference (SGM)
October 01 - 03, 2018   Lab-on-a-Chip and Microfluidics World Congress 2018
Coronado Island, USA   Further information
October 02 - 05, 2018   Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing
Cambridge, UK   Further information
EMBL Course
October 02 - 06, 2018   32nd International Papillomavirus Conference: IPVC 2018
Sydney, Australia   Further information
IPVC 2018 will gather researchers, clinicians and other health professionals to share knowledge and ideas on papillomaviruses and their associated diseases as we work towards global control of HPV disease. As with past IPVS conferences, IPVC 2018 will include an outstanding program of invited lectures, oral abstract sessions, poster sessions, symposia, workshops and social events
October 03 - 06, 2018   The Complex Life of RNA
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO-EMBL Symposium
Suggested reading:     Applied RNAi
October 07 - 11, 2018   8TH ASM Conference on Biofilms
Washington, DC, USA   Further information
ASM Conferences and Meetings.
October 08 - 11, 2018   Next Generation Sequencing: RNA Sequencing Library Preparation
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBL Course
October 14 - 17, 2018   From epigenome towards epitranscriptome in cell fate choice
Capri, Italy   Further information
EMBO Workshop
Suggested reading:     Epigenetics books   Epigenetics
October 14 - 18, 2018   Framing the Response to Emerging Virus Infections
Hong Kong   Further information
Keystone Symposium.
October 17 - 20, 2018   Experimental Approaches to Evolution and Ecology Using Yeast and Other Model Systems
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO Workshop
October 17 - 20, 2018   Experimental approaches to evolution and ecology using yeast and other model systems
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO Workshop
Suggested reading:     Brewing Microbiology
October 22 - 26, 2018   Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing
Cambridge, UK   Further information
EMBL Course
October 28 - 30, 2018   66th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Virology
Kyoto, Japan   Further information
This year the theme of the Japanese Society for Virology annual conference is: Virus Research Insight and Serendipity. The meeting will be chaired by Yoshio Koyanagi (Institute for Frontier Life and Medical Sciences, Kyoto University).

November 2018

November 01 - 04, 2018   Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS)
Phoenix, AZ, USA   Further information
ASM Conferences and Meetings.
November 01 - 04, 2018   Transposable Elements
Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA   Further information
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Meetings and Courses
November 05 - 09, 2018   Bioinformatics for Plant Biology
Cambridge, UK   Further information
EMBL Course
November 05 - 09, 2018   Deciphering DNA Methylation
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBL Course
Suggested reading:     Epigenetics
November 07 - 10, 2018   Biological Data Science
Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA   Further information
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Meetings and Courses
November 10 - 13, 2018   From Functional Genomics to Systems Biology
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBL Conference
Suggested reading:     Systems Microbiology
November 15 - 16, 2018   Infectious Diseases: Past, Present, and Future
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBL Science and Society Conference
November 27 - 29, 2018   Exploring Biological Sequences
Cambridge, UK   Further information
EMBL Course

December 2018

December 03 - 07, 2018   Microbial Communities: Modelling Meets Experiments
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBL Course