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We have a fantastic line-up of international and Aotearoa New Zealand speakers – click HERE to see them – and spaces are available for selected talks too, so make sure to submit your ABSTRACT before 18 August.

The conference also features exciting events including a mentoring speed dating lunch to facilitate contact between seasoned academics and up-and-coming researchers, a technician’s breakfast, and a student mixer – something for everyone!

SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT NOW – SESSION THEMES include but are not limited to:

  • Plant-microbe interactions
  • Synthetic Biology/Biomolecular Engineering
  • Structural Biology
  • Proteins
  • Virology
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Environmental Microbiology
  • Food Microbiology
  • Molecular Microbiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Genetics