Programme v1 – Click this link for an outline of the programme showing PLENARY and KEYNOTE speakers and session themes


Monday 20 November
12.30pm-2.30pm: Student Competition Presentations
2.30pm-3.45pm:   Welcome & Plenary
3.45pm-5.45pm:   Concurrent Sessions
5.45pm-7.30pm:   Welcome Social & Poster Session 1

Tuesday 21 November

8.30am-5.45pm:   Plenary & Concurrent Sessions
5.45pm-6.45pm:   Network Social & Poster Session 2
6.45pm-7.45pm:   Student & Technician Networking Functions

Wednesday 22 November

8.30am-5.30pm:    Plenary & Concurrent Sessions
12.00pm-1.00pm:  NZMS AGM
6.30pm-late: Conference Dinner (Hilton Hotel)

Thursday 23 November

8.30am-1.15pm:   Plenary & Concurrent Sessions & NZMS Oration

SESSION THEMES include, but are not limited to:

Microbial Ecology
Medical Microbiology
The Human Microbiome
Microbial Evolution
Microbial Methods
Microbial Eukaryota
Applied & Industrial Microbiology
Food Microbiology
Bioinformatics & Systems Biology
Microbial Interactions
Veterinary Microbiology
Agricultural Microbiology
Physiology & Biochemistry