Microbiology Conference, Gothenburg 2009

FEMS 2009

Best Poster Prize Winners

E. Broaders, H. Anany, M. Bunge, W.D. Moll, J. Seoane, V.M. Oliveira, M. Karlsson, C. Korea, L. Tetsch

Congress Grant Poster Awards

G. Bonemann, M. Desvaux, M.N. Lurie-Weinberger, L. Fieseler, A.B. Martin-Cuadrado

Online Registration is no longer available.

Registration will be possible onsite in Gothenburg Convention Centre
Tel: +46 (0)31 708 84 66
at the Registration Desk as follows:

Sunday, June 28    

10:00 – 19:00

Monday, June 29    

08:00 – 17:30

Tuesday, June 30    

08:00 – 17:30

Wednesday, July 1    

08:00 – 17:30

Thursday, July 2

08:30 – 14:00

Advancing Microbial Knowledge

The 3rd Congress of European Microbiologists offers professionals the latest information on microbiology, an in-depth understanding of the interdependence between key fields, and a chance to discuss solutions to future challenges.

FEMS 2009, "Microbes and Man - interdependence and future challenges,” features presentations by top scientists, joint symposia, satellite symposium, and a focus on young scientists.

This microbiology congress, organized by The Federation of European Microbiological Societies (FEMS), will take place in Gothenberg, Sweden, June 28-July 2, 2009.

We welcome professionals in the field to register, submit their abstracts, and help advance the world of microbes!

Key areas to be addressed:

  • Biodiversity
  • Bioremediation
  • Biofilms in Ecology and Medicine
  • Clinical Microbiology and Pathogenesis
  • Eukaryotic Microbes
  • Food Microbiology
  • Marine Microbiology
  • Microbial Stress Responses
  • Microbes in Alternative Energy Generation
  • Molecular Microbiology and Genomics
  • Virology


  • Plenary lectures by leading experts in their fields
  • Joint symposia with other international microbiological organizations: ASM, ESCMID, ISME, IUMS
  • Awards:
    (a) Lwoff Medal
    (b) Jensen Award
    (c) Congress awards for young scientists
  • Inauguration of European Academy of Microbiology
  • Nordic Midsummer’s Night Party

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We welcome professionals in the field to register, submit their abstracts, and help advance the world of microbes!

Important Dates

Poster Prize Competition Deadline:
June 24, 2009

Late Registration Deadline: 
June 20, 2009

Congress Secretariat

1-3, Rue de Chantepoulet
P.O. Box 1726 CH-1211
Geneva 1 Switzerland
Tel: +41 22 908 0488
Fax: +41 22 906 9140
E-mail: fems@kenes.com
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