Important Dates

Abstract Submission is Open

Travel Awards are Open

Registration Opens:
January 3, 2019

Abstract Submission and Travel Awards Close 
January 15, 2019, 5:00 p.m. (ET)

ASM Microbe 2019 Co-Chairs

David Relman, MD
Co-Chair, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California

David Aronoff, MD, FIDSA, FAAM
Co-Chair, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee

Program Committee

Meeting Location 

Moscone Center
747 Howard St.
San Francisco, CA 94103


Applied and Environmental Science

AESApplied and Environmental Science (AES) —The most exciting findings in this field in the last few years will be presented including recent, game-changing discoveries of microbial players and physiologies in the major biogeochemical cycles, microbial interactions, and electromicrobiology and synthetic microbiology.


AES01: Aeromicrobiology

AES02: Microbiology of Agricultural Systems

AES03: Antimicrobial Resistance in the Environment 

AES04: Biofilms in Applied and Environmental Science

AES05: Biofuels and Bioproducts

AES06: Bioremediation, Biodegradation, Biofouling and Biocorrosion 

AES07: Electromicrobiology 

AES08: Fermentation and Biotransformation 

AES09: Freshwater, Wastewater, Drinking Water and Marine Microbiology 

AES10: Genetic and Metabolic Functions in Environmentally Relevant Microbes 

AES11: Microbiology of Food, including Spoilage, Fermentation and Probiotics

AES12: Microbiology of the Built Environment 

AES13: New Microbial Processes for Resource Recovery, Carbon Capture and Resource Efficiency

AES14: Detecting, Characterization, and Source-tracking of Environmental Microbes

AES15: Synthetic Biology

AES16: Geomicrobiology

AES17: Foodborne Pathogens


Attend Innovative Sessions

June 21, 2019 • 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 
Breakthroughs in Fungal Genomics
June 21, 2019 • 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 


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