Meetings & Courses



circle  Upcoming Meetings & Courses

29th International Conference on Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology (ICYGMB)
Gothenburg, Sweden
August 18 - 22, 2019


FEBS Practical Course “State-of-the-art alternative infection models to study molecular mechanisms of human fungal infections”
Jena, Germany
February 16 – 22, 2020


15th European Conference on Fungal Genetics
Rome, Italy
February 17 - 20, 2020


Candida and Candidiasis 2020
Montreal, Canada
April 19 - 23, 2020
This conference, supported by the Microbiology Society (UK), will replace the highly successful ASM conference series on Candida and Candidiasis that finished in 2018. The conference will address all aspects of Candida biology.
If you wish to receive information about registration and other details by email, you MUST “Register your interest” at
https://microbiologysociety.org/event/society-events-and-meetings/candida-and-candidiasis-2020.html
You will NOT receive any more emails or details unless you register at this site.


TAGC 2020 - The Allied Genetics Conference
Metro Washington D.C., USA
April 22 - 26, 2020




circle  Past Meetings & Courses

Fungal Pathogen Genomics Course
Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, United Kingdom
May 7 - 12, 2019; Applications due by February 7, 2019


HFP2019: Molecular Mechanisms of Host–Pathogen Interactions and Virulence in Human Fungal Pathogens
La Colle sur Loup, France
May 18 - 24, 2019; Applications closing February 1, 2019


Southeastern Regional Yeast Meeting (SERYM) 2019
Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
April 12 - 14, 2019; Registration Deadline: March 31, 2019


30th Fungal Genetics Conference
Asilomar Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, California, USA
March 12- 17, 2019; Abstract submission opens after October 29, 2018


Immunology of Fungal Infections - Gordon Research Seminar
Galveston, Texas, US, USA
January 12 - 13, 2019; Applications due by December 15, 2018


Yeast Genetics & Genomicss - Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Course
Cold Spring Harbor, New York, USA
July 24 - August 13, 2018; Applications due by April 15, 2018.


Course in Molecular Mycology: Current Approaches to Fungal Pathogenesis
Marine Biological Lab at Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA
July 30 to August 15, 2018; Application Deadline: March 30, 2018


Yeast Genetics Meeting
Stanford, California, USA
August 22 - 26, 2018


14th ASM Conference on Candida and Candidiasis
Providence, Rhode Island, USA
April 15 - 19, 2018; Abstract submission opens on November 9, 2017


Fungal Pathogen Genomics
Hinxton, Cambridge, UK
May 13 - 18, 2018; Application deadline: February 2, 2018


Harnessing Diversity to Understand Molecular Mechanisms, Pathogenicity, and Fungal Factories - Gordon Research Conference
Holderness, New Hampshire, USA
June 17 - 22, 2018; Applications must be submitted by May 20, 2018.


6th Central European Summer Course and 3th Rising Stars in Mycology – biology of pathogenic fungi
Szeged, Hungary
July 6 - 11, 2018; Abstract submission deadline: May 15, 2018.


25th annual South Eastern Regional Yeast Meeting (SERYM)
Rhodes College, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
March 9 - 11, 2018; Registration deadline: February 16, 2018


28th International Conference on Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology (ICYGMB)
Prague, Czech Republic
August 27, 2017; Early registration deadline: May 31, 2017


13th Yeast Lipid Conference
AgroParisTech Claude Bernard campus, Paris, France
May 17-19, 2017


7th Advanced Lecture Course on Human Fungal Pathogens (HFP2017)
La Colle Sur Loup, France
May 13-19, 2017; Abstract submission deadline: February 1, 2017
Send an e-mail to hfp2107@abdn.ac.uk to join the mailing list.


Fungal Pathogens Genomics
Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK
May 11-16, 2017; Abstract submission deadline: February 3, 2017


29th Fungal Genetics Conference
Asilomar Conference Center, Pacific Grove, California, USA
March 14-19, 2017; Abstract submission opens September 12, 2016; Registration opens October 4; Abstract submission deadline December 8.


Molecular Mycology: Current Approaches to Fungal Pathogenesis
Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA, USA
June 12-28, 2016; Applications are due on Feb 24, 2016


5th CESC (Central European Summer Course) on Mycology and the 2nd Rising Stars in Mycology Workshop
University of Szeged, Szeged Hungary
July 2 – 8, 2016; Applications are due by May 20, 2016


PYFF6 - 6th Conference on Physiology of Yeast and Filamentous Fungi
Lisbon, Portugal
July 11-14, 2016


FEBS advanced practical course “State-of-the-art infection models to study molecular mechanisms of human fungal infections”
Jena, Germany
February 14 - 27, 2016


Yeasts, Models and Tools
Brussels, Belgium
April 13 - 15, 2016; Late registration and abstract submission still possible


13th ASM Conference on Candida and Candidiasis
Sheraton Seattle Hotel, Seattle, WA, USA
April 13-17, 2016; Registration and abstract submission opens on November 12, 2015


Cell Biology of Yeasts
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, NY
November 3-7, 2015; Abstract deadline: August 21, 2015


27th International Conference on Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology
Levico Terme, Trento, Italy
September 7-12, 2015


Gordon Research Conference, Immunology of Fungal Infections, Basic Mechanisms and Translational Implications
Hotel Galvez, Galveston, Texas, USA
January 18-23, 2015; Registration Deadline: December 21, 2014


28th Fungal Genetics Conference
Asilomar Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, California, USA
March 17-22, 2015; Registration Deadline: December 10, 2014


6th FEBS Advanced Lecture Course on Human Fungal Pathogens: Molecular Mechanisms of Host-Pathogen Interactions and Virulence
La Colle-sur-Loup, France
May 16-22, 2015; Registration Deadline: February 1, 2015


Molecular Mycology: Current Approaches to Fungal Pathogenesis
Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA
June 14-30, 2015; Application Deadline: February 9, 2015


Gordon Research Conference on Cellular and Molecular Fungal Biology (CMFB)
Holderness, NH, USA
June 15-20, 2014


Molecular Mycology: Current Approaches to Fungal Pathogenesis
Woods Hole, MA, USA
June 16-30, 2014


4th Central European Summer Course on Mycology and the 1st Rising Stars in Mycology Workshop
University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
July 4 – 11, 2014; Application Deadline: May 20


10th International Mycological Congress
Bangkok, Thailand
August 3-8, 2014


Institut Pasteur Medical Mycology Course
Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
March 3-28, 2014


12th European Conference on Fungal Genetics (ECFG12)
Seville, Spain
March 23-27, 2014


ASM Conference on Candida and Candidiasis
New Orleans, USA
March 26-30, 2014


XI International Fungal Biology Conference
Karlsruhe, Germany
September 29-October 3, 2013


Fungal diseases, diagnosis and drug discovery
University of Sussex, UK
Sept 2-4, 2013


MBL Molecular Mycology Summer Course
Woods Hole, MA, USA
July 31-August 16, 2013


AIDS-related Mycoses
Cape Town, South Africa
July 3-5, 2013


The 3rd Annual Meeting of the Irish Fungal Society
Maynooth, County, Kildare, Ireland
June 20-21, 2013


Fifth FEBS Advanced Lecture Course on Human Fungal Pathogens: Molecular Mechanisms of Host-Pathogen Interactions and Virulence
La Colle sur Loup, France
May 25-31, 2013


2nd Fungal Biofilms Meeting
Glasgow, Scotland, UK
May 20-21, 2013


49th British Society for Medical Mycology (BSMM) Annual Meeting
Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
April 14-16, 2013


27th Fungal Genetics Conference
Asilomar Conference Center, Pacific Grove, CA, USA
March 12-17, 2013


SERYM 2013 - 20th Annual Southeastern Regional Yeast Meeting
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham AL, USA
March 8-10, 2013


FEBS Advanced Practical Course: State-of-the-art infection models for human pathogenic fungi
Jena, Germany
February 17-March 2, 2013


Gordon Research Conference on Immunology of Fungal Infections
Hotel Galvez, Galveston, TX, USA
January 13-18, 2013


Gordon Research Seminar on Immunology of Fungal Infections
Hotel Galvez, Galveston, TX, USA
January 12-13, 2013


6th ASM Conference on Biofilms
Miami, FL, USA
September 29-October 4, 2012


Central European Summer Course (CESC) on Mycology
University of Szeged, Szeged Hungary
July 9-13, 2012


Gordon Research Conference on Cellular and Molecular Fungal Biology
Holderness School, Holderness, NH, USA
June 17-22, 2012


18th Congress of the International Society for Human and Animal Mycology 2012 (ISHAM 2012)
Berlin, Germany
June 11-15, 2012


SERYM 2012 - 19th Annual Southeastern Regional Yeast Meeting
Emory University, Atlanta GA, USA
February 24-26, 2012


Fungal Pathogens: From Basic Biology to Drug Discovery
Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
January 15-20, 2012


Candida Infection Biology - fungal armoury, battlefields and host defences
Aquafredda di Maratea, Italy
October 10-14, 2011


Second International Fungal Cell Wall Meeting
Glens, France
October 7-10, 2011


FINSysB Training Course: Immunology of fungal infections & antibody engineering
University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
October 3-7, 2011


BMS2011: Fungal Development and Pathogenesis
Exeter University, Devon, UK
September 13-16, 2011


Non-Conventional Yeasts in the Postgenomic Era
Hetman Hotel, Lviv, Ukraine
September 11-14, 2011


Fourth FEBS Advanced Lecture Course Human Fungal Pathogens: Molecular Mechanisms of Host-Pathogen Interactions and Virulence
La Colle sur Loup, France
May 7-13, 2011


26th Fungal Genetics Conference
Asilomar Conference Center, Pacific Grove, CA, USA
March 15-20, 2011


18th Annual Southeastern Regional Yeast Meeting (SERYM)
Mississippi State University, MS
March 11-13, 2011


Immunology of Fungal Infections
Galveston, Texas, USA
January 16-21, 2011


Symposium on Fungal and Yeast Cell Biology
Massey University, Albany, Auckland, New Zealand
November 29-30, 2010


IMC9: The Biology of Fungi
Edinburgh, UK
August 1-6, 2010


Gordon Research Conference on Cellular & Molecular Fungal Biology
Holderness, New Hampshire , USA
June 13-18, 2010


4th Conference on Physiology of Yeast and Filamentous Fungi (PYFF4)
Rotterdam, the Netherlands
June 1-4, 2010


46th Annual Meeting of the British Society for Medical Mycology
University of Exeter, UK
April 18-20, 2010


10th European Conference on Fungal Genetics
Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands
March 29-April 1, 2010


10th ASM Conference on Candida and Candidiasis
Miami, Florida, USA
March 22-26, 2010


Xth International Fungal Biology Conference
Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico
December 6-10, 2009


FEBS Advanced Lecture Course on Human Fungal Pathogens
La Colle sur Loup, France
May 2-8, 2009


Research Skills Training Workshop: Fungi as a Clinical Problem
Aberdeen University, UK
March 30 - April 3, 2009


25th Fungal Genetics Conference at Asilomar
Asilomar Conference Center, Pacific Grove, CA, USA
March 17-22, 2009


FEBS Advanced Practical and Lecture Course: Comparative Analysis of in vitro and in vivo Candida albicans-Host Interaction Systems
Madrid, Spain
February 1-14, 2009


48th ICAAC/IDSA 46th Annual Meeting
Washington, DC, USA
October 25-28, 2008


12th International Congress on Yeasts
Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine
August 11-15, 2008


9th European Conference on Fungal Genetics (ECFG9)
Edinburgh, Scotland
April 5-8, 2008


9th ASM Conference on Candida and Candidiasis
Overlooking New York City, USA
March 24-28, 2008


47th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC)
Chicago, Illinois, USA
September 17-20, 2007


Microbial Pathogenesis and Host Response
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA
September 15-19, 2007


ASM General Meeting
Toronto, Canada
May 21-25, 2007


Second FEBS Advanced Lecture Course on Human Fungal Pathogens: Molecular Mechanisms of Host-Pathogen Interactions and Virulence
La Colle sur Loup, France
May 11-17, 2007


24th Fungal Genetics Conference
Asilomar Conference Center, Pacific Grove, California, USA
March 20-25, 2007


46th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC)
San Francisco, CA, USA
September 27-30, 2006


Genomic Perspectives to Host Pathogen Interactions
Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, UK
September 7-10, 2006


2006 Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology Meeting
Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
July 25-30, 2006

Gordon Research Conference on Cellular & Molecular Fungal Biology
Plymouth, NH, USA
June 18-23, 2006


ASM General Meeting
Orlando, FL, USA
May 21-25, 2006


8th ASM Conference on Candida and Candidiasis
Denver, Colorado, USA
March 13-17, 2006


ASM Conference on Dimorphic Fungal Pathogens
Denver, Colorado, USA
March 13-17, 2006


45th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC)
Washington, DC, USA
December 16-19, 2005 (Rescheduled from September 21-24, 2005)


Microbial Pathogenesis and Host Response
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
September 14-18, 2005


Joint Meeting of the 3 Divisions of the International Union of Microbiological Societies (IUMS)
San Francisco, California, USA
July 23-28, 2005


FEBS Advanced Lecture Course on Human Fungal Pathogens
La Colle sur Loup, France
May 21-28, 2005


23rd Fungal Genetics Conference
Asilomar Conference Center, Pacific Grove, California, USA
March 15-20, 2005


Molecular Mycology course at the Marine Biological Laboratory
Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA
August 5-22, 2004


Gordon Research Conference on Cellular & Molecular Fungal Biology
Plymouth, New Hampshire, USA
June 20-25, 2004


ASM General Meeting
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
May 23-27, 2004


ASM Conference on Candida and Candidiasis
Austin, Texas, USA
March 18-22, 2004


22nd Fungal Genetics Conference
Asilomar Conference Center, Pacific Grove, California, USA
March 18-23, 2003


Gordon Research Conference on Cellular & Molecular Mycology
Plymouth, New Hampshire, USA
June 16-21, 2002


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