The Power of the Small, ISME14

Session topics at ISME14 are:
Microbial origin and evolution
Microbial community diversity: 16S and beyond
Archaea: important players in diverse microbial ecosystems
The unknowns: rare ones and unculturables
Light and microbial life
Microbial interactions and behavior
Microbial life in extreme environments
Bioinformatics in microbial ecology
Genetic potential and expression: key functions in microbial communities
Mobility of genes and the species concept
Syntrophy and electron flow in microbial communities
Microbial element cycling: from genes to turnover
Pathways and physiology
Microbial dispersion and biogeography - is everything everywhere?
Single cell microbiology
Novel high-resolution technologies
Protistan ecology: beyond diversity
Microbial symbioses
Virus-bacteria interactions
Microbial gradient communities
Microbes in a changing ocean
Soil microbiology and heterogeneity
Plant-microbe interactions
Microbial disease ecology
Empowered by microbes
Managing microbial communities
Predictive models of microbial communities
The starving majority: life at low energy flux

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Sunday 19 August
11:00 Registration Desk Open
16:00 – 17:30 Opening Ceremony
17:30 – 20:00 Welcome Reception

Monday 20 August
8:30 – 9:20 Plenary Presentation
9:20 – 10:00 Morning Tea
10:00 – 12:00 Concurrent Invited Sessions
12:30 – 13:30 ISME Members Meeting
13:30 – 15:30 Concurrent Contributed Talks
15:30 – 17:30 Poster Session including Afternoon Tea
17:30 – 19:00 Workshop/Roundtables

Tuesday 21 August
8:30 – 9:20 Plenary Presentation
9:20 – 10:00 Morning Tea
10:00 – 12:00 Concurrent Invited Sessions
12:30 – 13:15 Bird's-Eye Presentation
13:30 – 15:30 Concurrent Contributed Talks
15:30 – 17:30 Poster Session including Afternoon Tea
17:30 – 20:00 Tiedje Award Plenary Night

Wednesday 22 August
Day off
ISME will organise several (optional) tours; information to follow soon.

Thursday 23 August
8:30 – 9:20 Plenary Presentation
9:20 – 10:00 Morning Tea
10:00 – 12:00 Concurrent Invited Sessions
12:30 – 13:15 Bird's-Eye Presentation
13:30 – 15:30 Concurrent Contributed Talks
15:30 – 17:30 Poster Session including Afternoon Tea
19:00 – 23:00 ISME Party: Øksnehallen

Friday 24 August
8:30 – 9:20 Plenary Presentation
9:20 – 10:00 Morning Tea
10:00 – 12:00 Concurrent Invited Sessions
12:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break and Poster Viewing Session
14:00 – 16:00 Concurrent Contributed Talks
16:00 – 17:15 Closing Ceremony and Awards


19 Aug - 24 Aug 2012
Copenhagen
Denmark
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