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Welcome to BISMiS 2018

After the success of the third BISMiS meeting in Pune, India last year, BISMiS 2018 will be hosted by the University of Pretoria at Misty Hills Conference Centre in Muldersdrift, South Africa from 8 – 11 April 2018.

After the 3 previous meetings, BISMiS has become known as the foremost meeting for all microbiologists sharing a passion for bacterial systematics. BISMiS-2018 will again provide an excellent opportunity to exchange scientific ideas but also to catch up with old friends and meet new colleagues.

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BISMiS 2018 Travel Awards

Bergey’s Manual Trust will sponsor five travel awards for postgraduate students or other young investigators to attend BISMiS 2018 in South Africa. Three of these awards will be for any of the young participants with the other two targeting participants from Africa specifically.

These awards will cover the conference registration and 3 nights of accommodation but will not cover any traveling costs to and from the meeting. An ad-hoc selection committee will evaluate the applications.

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CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

Dr. Jongsik Chun
Dr. Jongsik Chun

Bergey Award presentation

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Brian Hedlund
Brian Hedlund

Invited Speaker

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William
William "Barny" Whitman

Invited Speaker

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Iain Sutcliffe
Iain Sutcliffe

Invited Speaker

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Ramon Rossello-Mora
Ramon Rossello-Mora

Invited Speaker

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Dr.Wen-Jun Li
Dr.Wen-Jun Li

Invited Speaker

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