Important Dates

Abstract Submission Opens:
May 17, 2018

Abstract Submission Closes:
July 18, 2018, 5:00 p.m. E.T.

Registration Opens:
May 17, 2018

Early Bird Registration Deadline:
August 23, 2018

Hotel Reservation Deadline:
September 2018

Conference Co-Chairs

Jean-Marc Ghigo
Institut Pasteur
Paris, France

Karen L. Visick
Loyola University Chicago
Chicago, IL

Meeting Location 

Omni Shoreham Hotel
2500 Calvert St., NW
Washington, DC

Past Meeting Materials

Program Committee Members

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The 8th ASM Conference on Biofilms will be held October 7 – 11, 2018, in Washington, DC. It will provide a platform to discuss the latest research, covering topics that range from diagnosis and the study of clinically-relevant biofilms, through environmental biofilms, to emerging technologies and their application to biofilms.

This years' conference will help foster the interdisciplinary discourse that has been the hallmark of this meeting, bringing together leading U.S. and international scientists across different disciplines.

Abstract Submission Site Opens: May 17, 2018

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