Mycological Meetings

Edited by: Gioconda San Blas (Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Científicas, Caracas, Venezuela) and
Sybren de Hoog (Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures, Utrecht, The Netherlands) .

October 26-30 2015

The 2nd course on veterinary mycology will be organized in Turin, Italy, 26-30 October, 2015 by the ISHAM Working Group Veterinay Mycology. Click here for information.

October 30 2015

The 30st meeting of the KNPV working group on Fusarium will be held on 30 October 2015, in Utrecht, The Netherlands. The meeting will cover topics on agriculture to clinical infections. Contributions are welcome. For more information contact Anne van Diepeningen.

November 5-7 2015

The next Infocus meeting will be held in Cordoba, Argentina, 5-7 November, 2015. Click here for information.

November 19 2015

The next meeting of the Belgian Medical Mycological Society will take place in Saintes, Belgium, on 19 November 2015. This is the program.

February 14-162016

The next ECMM Educational Symposium dedicated to 'Ecology and Mycology: from the Environment to the Patient's Bed' will be held in Tel Aviv, Israel, 14-16 February 2016. The program can be seen here.

February 14-272016

The FEBS advanced practical course 'State-of-the-art infection models to study molecular mechanisms of human fungal infections' will be organized in Jena, Germany, 14-27 February, 2016. See here for information.

March 3-52016

The 7th Advances Against Aspergillosis international conference will be held from 3-5 March, 2016 in Manchester, UK.  Details can be found at

March 7-82016

Scientific discussion meeting: Tackling emerging fungal threats to animal health, food security and ecosystem resilience Organised by Professor Matthew Fisher, Professor Neil Gow and Professor Sarah Gurr
The Royal Society 6 – 9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG | Website | Flyer |

March 18-202016

You are invited to the 11th National Conference of the Society of IndianHuman and Animal Mycologists (SIHAM) to be held 18-20 March, 2016 at Kufri, India. Full information can be found here.

April 2-122016

The next ECCMID, the congress of the European Society of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, will take place in Istanbul, Turkey, 2-12 April 2016. This is one of the major congresses in medical microbiology. All information can be found here.

May 10-132016

MEEGID XIII (International Congerence on Molecular Epidemiology and Evolutionary Genetics of Infectious Diseases) will be organized in Antwerp, Belgium, 10-13 May, 2016. For information, click here.

May 20-212016

The first Argentinian Conference on Mycetoma will be held in Santiago del Estero, Argentina, 20-21 May, 2016. More information will follow in due course.

June 16-202016

ASM Microbe, the largest meeting on microbiology, will be held in Boston, U.S.A., 16-20 June, 2016. Click here for the website.


The next Workshop of the ISHAM Working Group Black Yeasts will be organised 15-16 September, 2016, in Viterbo, Italy. The workshop will combine extremophilic fungi with themes of medical interest. To be updated on this event, follow the website of the Working Group.

March 26-302017

The 10th International Conference on Cryptococcus and Cryptococcosis will be held 26-30 March, 2017 in Foz do Iguacu, Brazil. Information will be provided in due course.

July 17-212017

The next Congress of IUMS (International Union of Microbiological Societies) will be organized in Singapore, 17-21 July, 2017. Visit the website here.

July 2-6 2018

As venue for the 20st ISHAM Congress, 2-6 July 2018, Amsterdam in The Netherlands has been chosen by the ISHAM membership.