Microbiology Society Roadshow 2019 - Plymouth

18 Nov - University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, UK

Overview

Overview

As part of our commitment to developing, expanding and strengthening the vast networks and opportunities available to our members and local communities, the Microbiology Society is pleased to announce the latest event led by our President, Professor Judith Armitage, as she continues her journey around the UK and Ireland.

The event will take place on Monday 18 November 2019, at the University of Plymouth from 15:00–17:00.

We will be releasing the programme for this event shortly.

By attending this event, you will have a unique opportunity to:

  • meet the President, Professor Judith Armitage
  • engage in interactive topical related discussions
  • network with local like-minded individuals
  • find out why microbiology and being part of the Microbiology Society matters
  • learn how you can get more involved in Society activities, including our 75th Anniversary in 2020
  • meet the Microbiology Society team

ALL roadshow events are FREE to anyone who would like to attend and include light refreshments. Early registration is recommended as places are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

Who should attend?

Anyone working in or with an interest in microbiology and wanting to find out more about the Microbiology Society. This event will be of particular interest to members in the South West.

Should you have any further enquiries, please contact Erin Taylor at e.taylor@microbiologysociety.org or call +44 (0)20 7685 2672.

Programme

Programme

The full programme will be published shortly.

The event will start at 15:00 and includes a networking session that will allow you to talk in more depth with local like-minded individuals as well as the President and members of the Microbiology Society Team. During the session, you will be able to learn how you can get more involved with Society activities.

Refreshments will be served.

Speakers

Speakers

Professor Judith Armitage

Professor Judith Armitage FRS, is from the University of Oxford and is currently President of the Microbiology Society. Her Presidency runs for three years and began on 1 January 2019. Judy joined the Society as a PhD student in the early 1970s. She is a bacterial physiologist using interdisciplinary approaches to study bacterial behavior. She was an editor of the Journal of Bacteriology for 10 years and is currently one of the two Editors in Chief of Current Opinions in Microbiology. She is a member of EMBO, a Fellow of the American Society of Microbiology and the Royal Society of Biology. She was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 2013.

Registration

Registration

Registration is now open. Please book early to avoid disappointment as places are limited.

Register today by emailing e.satkevic@microbiologysociety.org

Upon registration you should receive a confirmation email. Please contact the Member Engagement Team if you have not received confirmation within 24 hours of registering.

Venue

Venue

Rolle Marquee
University of Plymouth
Drake Circus
Plymouth
PL4 8AA