18th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology
ISME 18 is the 18th edition of a non-profit symposium which takes place every two years. The conference is the front runner in the field of microbial ecology, with an average of around 1,750 international scientists attending the conference. ISME 18 will take place in Lausanne from 14 – 19 August 2022.
Many PIs of the NCCR Microbiomes are tightly associated with ISME18:
Among the members of the local organizing committee are Christof Holliger (Chair), Jan van der Meer (Co-chair), Rizlan Bernier-Latmani, Sara Mitri, Philipp Engel, Gilbert Greub, Vassily Hatzimanikatis, Christoph Keel, Grégory Resch, Ian Sanders, Yolanda Schaerli, and Pascale Vonaesch.
Other NCCR PIs are members of the Swiss Organizing Committee for ISME18: Julia Vorholt, Martin Ackermann, Wolf-Dietrich Hardt, Emma Slack, Shinichi Sunagawa, Roman Stocker, and Siegfried Hapfelmeier.
Emma Slack and Philipp Engel will be plenary speakers at ISME18: https://isme18.isme-microbes.org/keynotes-isme18/