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2018/05/17

2ND LUXEMBOURG MICROBIOLOGY DAY

41, rue du Brill, L-4422 Belvaux


May 17/2018 @ LIST

Programme

09:30

Welcome to participants

10:00

Opening speech by LSfM’s President, Dr Jos EVEN Keynote presentation

From Luxembourg who? To Luxembourg WHO!
Prof Dr Claude P Muller – Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH)

10:45

4 selected presentations by post-doc fellows in microbiology

11:45

2nd ordinary General Assembly of the LSfM

12:30

Walking lunch & Poster session

14:00

4 selected presentations by PhD students in microbiology

15:00

Keynote presentation

Systems-level physiological analysis of Pichia pastoris (Komagataella spp): Enabling novel cell engineering strategies for improved recombinant protein production

Prof Dr Pau Ferrer Alegre – Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST)

15:45

Coffee break & Poster session

16:00

Presentation of the FNR-funded Doctoral Training Unit (DTU) MICROH ”Microbes in One-Health”, by LSfM’s Vice-President Prof Dr Paul Wilmes

16:15

Keynote presentation

The biofilm mode of life: insights from nature
Prof Dr Tom I Battin – École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL, Switzerland)

17:00

Award ceremony for the best oral communications (2 prizes of 250€ each) Closing of the Luxembourg Microbiology Day & Cocktail

Guidelines for registration & abstract submission


Please register for the event before Friday May 11th 2018 by sending an e-mail to secretary@microbiology.lu with the following information:

First name and NAME of the participant & Affiliation.

The participation to the Luxembourg Microbiology Day and the LSfM General Assembly is free of charge for 2018 LSfM members.

Non-members are invited to attend all events and will be charged a registration fee of 30€ (15€ for students). The registration fee includes a full individual (professional or student) membership for 2018. Registration is complete once the participant has registered on our website (http://microbiology.lu/plans/register/) or via e-mail to secretary@microbiology.lu and the membership fee has been paid (bank information: BCEELULL LU31 0019 4855 1745 9000; payment at the registration desk of LMD2018 also possible).

The deadline for abstract submission for student and post-doc presentations is April 26th 2018. Abstracts can be submitted per e-mail to secretary@microbiology.lu. A selection committee will communicate the accepted oral presentations by May 03rd 2018.

The abstract submission form and guidelines can be found here!