The PhD students of the Jena School for Microbial Communication cordially invite you to attend the first European Student Conference on Microbial Communication on September 28 – October 1, 2010 in the top-class science city of Jena, Germany.
The conference is a meeting of PhD students and scientific experts from all over the world who will actively discuss and exchange ideas on the different aspects of microbial communication. The programme consists of scientific talks, inspiring workshop in small groups (‘Meet the Experts’) given by leading scientists in the field of microbial communication as well as social and cultural events.
Sessions & Keynotes
Microbes and microbes
Prof Clay Fuqua (Department of Biology, Indiana University, U.S.)
Microbes and Bioinformatics/Biophysics
Prof Dr Ronald L Westra (Maastricht University, The Netherlands)
Microbes and Environment
Prof Dr Rudolf Amann (Department of Molecular Ecology and University of Bremen, Germany)
Microbes and Humans
Prof Alistair Brown (University of Aberdeen, Institute of Medical Sciences, UK)
Microbes and higher organisms
Prof Dr Wilhelm Boland (Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology & Friedrich Schiller University, Jena)