Welcome to ISME19

19th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology

Cape Town, South Africa 

18 - 23 August 2024

First Keynote Speakers Confirmed: 
Jill Banfield, University of California, Berkeley, USA, will be the opening speaker of ISME19!

Keep an eye out for upcoming deadlines:
5 June - Open Call for Organizing a Workshop



For ISME members, the presentations of the Keynote Speakers of ISME18 are available to be viewed online. 
Please log in to your ISME account, and go to 'ISME Talks' in the green menu.

ISME19 is the 19th edition of our 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 that attend the conference. You can send us an e-mail if you want to know more and if you are interested in statistics, facts and figures, then check our report on ISME18!

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