COVID-19 ANNOUNCEMENT – Due to the continued uncertainty caused by COVID-19 we regret that we have decided to cancel the 2020 meeting. We look forward to being able to host the meeting August 2-6, 2021 in Madison, Wisconsin, SAVE THE DATE! 

Keynote Speaker

Ry Young, Texas A&M University

Session Chairs

Seemay Chou, University of California, San Francisco
Ankur Dalia, Indiana University
Zemer Gitai, Princeton University
Caroline Harwood, University of Washington
Christine Jacobs-Wagner, Stanford University
Gene-Wei Li, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Diane Newman, California Institute of Technology
Christina Stallings, Washington University
Matthew Sullivan, Ohio State University

Conference Organizers

Beth Lazazzera, University of California, Los Angeles
Peter Chien, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Patricia Champion, University of Notre Dame

Scientific Topics

Phage and CRISPR
Cellular and Membrane Biology
Signaling and Stress Responses
Microbial Communities
Host-Microbe Interactions
Regulation of Gene Expression
Bacterial Systems Biology
Genome Evolution and Adaption

Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors!