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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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Next year's conferences: Microbiology Conferences 2017

Microbiology Conferences 2016

September 2016

September 03 - 08, 2016   FEBS 2016
Ephesus, Turkey   Further information
41st FEBS Congress. The FEBS Congress aims to provide an outstanding international forum in the European area for the face to face exchange of knowledge and ideas across the molecular life sciences.
September 04 - 08, 2016   81st Harden Conference: RNA and Disease
Winchester, UK   Further information
The Biochemical Society Conferences and Events.
September 06 - 08, 2016   XI Meeting of the Molecular Microbiology Group of the Spanish Society for Microbiology
Sevilla, Spain   Further information
September 07 - 09, 2016   Conference Nucleic Acids and Immunity
Brno, Czech Republic   Further information
September 09 - 12, 2016   ASM Conference on Beneficial Microbes
Seattle, WA, USA   Further information
American Society for Microbiology. ASM Conference.
Suggested reading:     Probiotics and Prebiotics
September 10 - 11, 2016   Antimicrobial Stewardship in Veterinary Medicine
Gothenburg, Sweden   Further information
ESCMID courses and workshops.
Suggested reading:     Antifungals   Antibiotics
September 10 - 13, 2016   The EMBO Meeting 2016. Advancing the life sciences
Mannheim, Germany   Further information
The EMBO Meeting.
Suggested reading:     Molecular Biology books
September 11 - 14, 2016   Pseudoenzymes 2016
Liverpool, UK   Further information
The Biochemical Society Conferences and Events.
September 12 - 16, 2016   EMBL-EBI Course: Metagenomics Bioinformatics
Cambridge, UK   Further information
Course (practical, advanced or introductory).
September 13 - 17, 2016   Epigenetics and Chromatin
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA   Further information
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (Meetings and Conferences)
September 14 - 17, 2016   Proteomics in Cell Biology and Disease Mechanisms
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBL-Wellcome Genome Campus Conference.
Suggested reading:     Proteomics
September 14 - 17, 2016   Bacterial cell division: Orchestrating the ring cycle
Prague, Czech Republic   Further information
The EMBO Workshop.
Suggested reading:     Bacteriology books
September 18 - 21, 2016   4th Antivirals Congress
Sitges, Barcelona, Spain   Further information
September 18 - 24, 2016   Non-coding RNA in infection
Wurzburg, Germany   Further information
The EMBO Practical Course.
September 19 - 23, 2016   EMBL-EBI Course: Structural Bioinformatics
Cambridge, UK   Further information
Course (practical, advanced or introductory).
September 19 - 24, 2016   EMBL Advanced Course: Extracellular Vesicles: from Biology to Biomedical Applications
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
Course (practical, advanced or introductory).
September 22 - 23, 2016   4th International ESGLI Conference on Legionella
Amsterdam, The Netherlands   Further information
Legionella conference. The key issues underlying the science and practice of Legionella prevention and control. Legionnaires' Disease.
Suggested reading:     Legionella: Molecular Microbiology
September 23 - 25, 2016   Microbe 2016
Sheffield, UK   Further information
Medical microbiology conference, poster exhibition, trade exhibition.
September 25 - 27, 2016   Big Data in Biology and Health
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBL-Wellcome Genome Campus Conference.
September 26 - 28, 2016   Anaerobic Bacteria: Next Generation Technology Meets Anaerobic Diagnostics
Groningen, Netherlands   Further information
ESCMID courses and workshops.
September 27 - 29, 2016   Molecular Biology and Pathogenesis of Avian Viruses
London, UK   Further information
Microbiology Society Focused Meeting 2016: Molecular Biology and Pathogenesis of Avian Viruses
September 28 - 30, 2016   Difficult-to-Treat Mycobacterial Infections
Brac, Croatia   Further information
ESCMID courses and workshops.
Suggested reading:     Mollicutes

October 2016

October 03 - 04, 2016   The 4th Microbiome and Business Collaboration Forum: USA
San Diego, USA   Further information
Interactive presentations with leading academics and industry experts
October 03 - 04, 2016   The Probiotics Congress: USA
San Diego, USA   Further information
Interactive presentations with leading academics and industry experts
October 03 - 07, 2016   EMBL-EBI Course: Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing
Cambridge, UK   Further information
Course (practical, advanced or introductory).
Suggested reading:     Next-generation Sequencing
October 04 - 07, 2016   EMBL Advanced Course: Whole Transcriptome Data Analysis
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
Course (practical, advanced or introductory).
October 05 - 07, 2016   Antimicrobial resistance in biofilms and options for treatment
Ghent, Belgium   Further information
Antimicrobial resistance in biofilmsconference. ESCMID.
October 05 - 08, 2016   Complex Life of mRNA
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO-EMBL Symposium.
October 06 - 10, 2016   Transcriptional Regulation: Chromatin and RNA Polymerase II
Snowbird, UT, USA   Further information
American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) Special Symposium.
Suggested reading:     Applied RNAi   RNA Editing
October 13 - 14, 2016   7th International Congress on Clinical Virology
Manchester, UK   Further information
October 14 - 15, 2016   Challenges in the Management of Viral Hepatitis
Cavtat, Croatia   Further information
ESCMID courses and workshops.
Suggested reading:     Virology books
October 17 - 19, 2016   Global Veterinary Microbiology Summit and Expo
Chicago, USA   Further information
Suggested reading:     Essentials of Veterinary Parasitology
October 17 - 22, 2016   EMBL-EBI Course: Analysis of High-Throughput Sequencing Data
Cambridge, UK   Further information
Course (practical, advanced or introductory).
Suggested reading:     Next-generation Sequencing
October 19 - 23, 2016   Experimental Approaches to Evolution and Ecology Using Yeast and Other Model Systems
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBO Conference.
Suggested reading:     Medical Mycology books
October 24 - 27, 2016   ASM Conference on Infection and Cancer
Washington, DC, USA   Further information
American Society for Microbiology. ASM Conference.
October 25 - 29, 2016   Biological Data Science
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA   Further information
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (Meetings and Conferences)
October 26 - 30, 2016   Translational Vaccinology for Global Health
London, UK   Further information
Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
October 31 - November 2, 2016   2nd World Congress and Expo on Applied Microbiology
Istanbul, Turkey   Further information

November 2016

November 07 - 11, 2016   EMBL-EBI-Wellcome Genome Campus Course: Resources for Computational Drug Discovery
Cambridge, UK   Further information
Course (practical, advanced or introductory).
November 09 - 10, 2016   EMBL Introductory Course: Microinjection into Adherent Cells
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
Course (practical, advanced or introductory).
November 12 - 15, 2016   From Functional Genomics to Systems Biology
Heidelberg, Germany   Further information
EMBL Conference.
Suggested reading:     Genomics books
November 14 - 15, 2016   Superbugs and Superdrugs USA
Iselin NJ, USA   Further information
A timely platform for both pharmaceutical and healthcare experts to share their research updates and insights in this subject. International speakers on hot topics from defense strategy to funding opportunities assess where we stand and define a risk mitigation plan to prevent a global superbug outbreak.
November 28 - 29, 2016   World Congress on Microbiology 2016
Valencia, Spain   Further information
November 28 - December 2, 2016   EMBL-EBI Course: Biological Interpretation of Next Generation Sequencing
Cambridge, UK   Further information
Course (practical, advanced or introductory).
Suggested reading:     Next-generation Sequencing
November 29 - December 2, 2016   MBSJ Annual Meeting
Yokohama, Japan   Further information
The Molecular Biology Society of Japan (MBSJ).
Suggested reading:     Molecular Biology books
November 30 - December 2, 2016   MBSJ 2016 Annual Meeting
Yokohama, Japan   Further information
The annual meeting of the Molecular Biology Society of Japan.
Suggested reading:     Molecular Biology books

December 2016

December 04 - 08, 2016   Cellular Stress Responses and Infectious Agents
Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA   Further information
Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
Suggested reading:     Virology books
December 04 - 08, 2016   Hemorrhagic Fever Viruses
Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA   Further information
Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology.
Suggested reading:     Virology books
December 04 - 09, 2016   EMBL-EBI-Wellcome Genome Campus Course: Proteomics Bioinformatics
Cambridge, UK   Further information
Course (practical, advanced or introductory).
December 11 - 14, 2016   ASM Conference on Antibacterial Development
Washington, DC, USA   Further information
American Society for Microbiology. ASM Conference.
Suggested reading:     Antifungals   Antibiotics

Microbiology Conferences 2017

January 2017

January 18 - 19, 2017   Pharmaceutical Microbiology
London, UK   Further information
6th annual Pharmaceutical Microbiology conference will address the complex challenge that the field is facing such as endotoxin testing, best practices in cleaning and disinfection and contamination control case studies. The bacterial culture media segment accounted for the largest share of the global microbiology culture market in 2014. This segment is likely to continue its increased share until 2023 due to an expected rise in application in food microbiology, pharmaceutical microbiology, and disease research. The comprehensive agenda will include presentations from both regulatory and industry experts sharing recent case studies and developing trends in the field of pharmaceutical microbiology.

April 2017

April 19 - 20, 2017   Fourth International Conference on Next Generation Computing and Communication Technologies 2017
Dubai, UAE   Further information
ICNGCCT 17

July 2017

July 09 - 13, 2017   FEMS 7th Congress of European Microbiologists
Valencia, Spain   Further information
FEMS Congress. Congress of European Microbiologists. FEMS 2017 will feature symposia and workshops led by prominent scientists in their respective fields. The goal of this international gathering is to provide a comprehensive forum for the exploration and discussion of various topics in microbiology.