We are happy to announce our six keynote speakers: 

Read our interview with Toby Kiers, University Research Chair and Professor of Mutualistic Interactions at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam.

Read our interview with FEMS-Lwoff awardee Pascale Cossart, Head of the Bacteria-Cell Interactions Unit, Institut Pasteur, Paris.

Keep an eye out for more news on this website, as we continue to fill our scientific programme with interesting session covering all fields of microbiology.


  • Applied Microbiology
  • Biotechnology / Synthetic Biology / Systems Biology
  • Virology
  • Pathogens / Pathogenicity
  • Mycology
  • Genetics/Genomics
  • Environmental Microbiology / Microbial Ecology / Microbial Communities
  • Taxonomy / Systematics
  • Education / Professional Development / Policies
  • Physiology / Biochemistry / Molecular Microbiology
  • Food Microbiology