Mycological Meetings

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

July 22-25 2015

The 2015 edition of the "Drug Discovery and Therapy World Congress" (DDTWC 2015) will be held in Boston, U.S.A., 22-25 July, 2015. For full information, click here.


September 16-192015

The 49th Scientific Conference of the German speaking Mycological Society (DMykG) and 1st International Symposium of the CRC/Transregio FungiNet scheduled from 16 - 19 September 2015 at the Friedrich-Schiller University Jena, Germany.


September 17-212015

The next ICAAC and the International Congress of Chemotherapy (ICC) will be held in SanDiego, CA, U.S.A., 17-21 September, 2015. To ensure the conference continues to meet the needs of all health care professionals focused on infectious diseases, the Program Committee invites you to submit your session suggestions here


September 20-232015

The congress “Power of Fungi and Mycotoxins in Health and Disease”, which will be held in Šibenik, Croatia from 20 to 23, September 2015. All information can be found on the website here


September 252015

A meeting to commemorate the centennial of Carlos da Silva Lacaz will be held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on 25 September, 2015.

September 29-22015

The 6th European Conference on Prokaryotic and Fungal Genomics (ProkaGENOMICS) will be held in Göttingen, Germany, 29 September - 2 October, 2015. For information and abstract submission (deadline 20 April, 2015), click here.


October 9-12 2015

The next biannual Trends in Medical Mycology (TIMM2015), under auspices of ECMM and EORTC, will be organized in Lisbon, Portugal, 9-12 October, 2015. This is the website


October 12-13 2015

a post-graduate training course ‘Paediatric Mycology’ will be organized in Lisbon, Portugal, 12-13 October, 2015, by the European Paediatric Mycology Network (EPMyN) and supported by the ESPID, ECCM and EFISG. This training course will be held following the Trends in Medical Mycology congress (TIMM). For information, click here


October 14-16 2015

The 9th European Meeting on Molecular Diagnostics (EMMD 2015) will be held October 14-16,  2015 in Noordwijk aan Zee, The Netherlands. The meeting will be covering the full spectrum of Human Molecular Diagnostics with a strong emphasis on new technological developments and novel clinical applications.

October 17-25 2015

The Chinese edition of the CBS Course Medical Mycology will be organized in Shanghai, China, 17-25 October, 2015. The course is a joint effort of Chinese Medical association, Chinese Society of Microbiology (CSM) and the CBS Fungal Biodiversity Centre. Most lectures will be in the Chinese and English. For information, click here.

October 26-28 2015

The Fungal Cell Wall 2015 meeting, unifying both human and plant pathogenic fungi, will be held 26-28 October, 2015 in Paris at the Institut Pasteur.  Details can be found at

November 5-7 2015

The next Infocus meeting will be held in Cordoba, Argentina, 5-7 November, 2015. Click 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 82016

A discussion meeting 'Tackling emerging fungal threats to animal health, food security and ecosystem resilience' will be held on 8 March, 2016, in London, U.K. For information, click here.

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.


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 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.