Event calendar

All in-person events are cancelled/postponed until further notice.

Jun. 18–22, 2020

2020 ASM Microbe – cancelled

McCormick Place
2301 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60616

ASM Microbe connects scientists with their science, producing a forum that allows for the sharing of new ideas and knowledge. ASM Microbe will be jam-packed with opportunities to hear the latest advances in microbiology, connect with peers on new collaborations, meet people with similar interests and gain exposure to new techniques in your field.

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Jul. 13–17, 2020

2020 Genome Standards Consortium Meeting – postponed

Siriraj Hospital Mahidol University
2 Prannok Road, Bangkok, 10700 Thailand

The 22nd Genomic Standards Consortium Meeting will focus on tackling metadata challenges related to the sample collection, processing and genomic sequencing workflow critical for small and large scale datasets within the fields of medical genomics, agriculture, comparative genomics, and metabolomics tackling metadata challenges related to the sample collection, processing and genomic sequencing workflow critical for small and large scale datasets. The NMDC will be represented by Chris Mungall and Lynn Schriml.

Aug. 09–14, 2020

2020 International Symposium on Microbial Ecology – postponed

Cape Town Internation Convention Centre - Convention Square
1 Lower Long Street, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa

ISME18 is the 18th edition of the 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. 

Feb. 27, 2020

2020 NMDC Ambassadors Training

American Society for Microbiology
Feb. 24–26, 2020

2020 Genomic Sciences Program Meeting

Washington Hilton
Feb. 16–21, 2020

2020 Ocean Sciences Meeting

San Diego Convention Center
Feb. 05, 2020

2020 Tri-institutional Partnership on Microbiome Research

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

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