The Microbiology Society Annual Conference 2023 will take place Monday 17 April–Thursday 20 April 2023 at Birmingham International Convention Centre.
The Conference takes place over four days and consists of scientific symposia, workshops, fora, professional development sessions, Prize Lectures and Hot Topics and much more.
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The programme is currently in production with our Scientific Conference Panel and Divisions who are working across the broad range of microbiology topics and its various disciplines to deliver an exciting and cutting-edge programme.
The programme will be posted on this page once finalised.
Both members and non-members of the Microbiology Society are invited to submit an abstract for Annual Conference. All offered oral, poster presenters and flash presentations will be selected from abstracts submitted.
Annual Conference attracts around 1,500 attendees for the UK’s largest gathering of microbiologists. Presenting an offered oral or poster provides an excellent platform to showcase emerging scientific research.
Abstract submission for Annual Conference 2023 will open the week commencing 15 August.
By submitting an abstract to this meeting, you are committing to attend the event.
Abstracts must be a maximum of 250 words. The Society has produced a guide to give delegates some tips on how to write a great abstract, which can be downloaded below:
Registration for Annual Conference 2023 will open on 30 September 2022.
Members get heavily subsidised registration fees for Annual Conference, Focused Meetings and other Society events – both online and in-person. Join now to enjoy these discounts and many other opportunities that are designed for microbiologists at all stages of their career.
Information on Grants and Professional development will be posted here shortly.
This meeting will take place at Birmingham International Convention Centre (The ICC).
Birmingham City is well connected by road, rail, and air. The ICC Birmingham is conveniently located within a 15-minute walk of the city centre.
The Microbiology Society is working with accommodation providers to secure negotiated rates at hotels to suit a broad range of budgets. Details will be posted once finalised.
The Microbiology Society Annual Conference is a key feature in the calendar of a microbiologist – from undergraduates to those more established in their career.
The scientific event is designed to provide ample opportunities for formal networking and the social programme offers informal opportunities for delegates to make new friends, forge future collaborations and have fun.
Details of social events will be posted on this page.
The exhibition is located in a high-traffic area, where all conference meals, coffee breaks and drinks receptions will be held, offering an excellent opportunity to showcase your products, interact with conference delegates and generate leads.
There are packages to suit varying budgets and promotional requirements, including our new Careers Fair and ‘spotlight spot’. The careers fair offers you the opportunity to present in breakout sessions and is designed so you can engage with postdoctoral researchers looking to learn more about the industry, your company and potential job opportunities.
Please download our invitation to exhibit for more details. If you have any questions about the packages available please email [email protected].Annual Conference 2023 invitation to exhibit