Mycological Meetings

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


ESCMID organizes a postgraduate hands-on technical workshop on better methods for clinical studies in infectious diseases and clinical microbiology. It will be held in Seville, Spain, 26-28 October, 2016. Information can be found here.


The taxonomy of dermatophytes is going to change fundamentally. A CME activity, with lectures by experts and hands-on microscopy and diagnostics, is organized in Utrecht, The Netherlands, on 28 October, 2016. Click here for information and registration.


A workshop on dermatophytes will be organized by the ISHAM Working Group on dermatophytes following the above educational day on 29-30 October, 2016 in Utrecht, The Netherlands. Click here for information.


INFOCUS 2016 will be organized in Santiago, Chile, 13-15 November 2016, jointly with the meeting of the International Society of the Immunocompromised Host (ICHS). Visit the website for all info.ll be organized by the ISHAM Working Group on dermatophytes following the ab


The 13th joint meeting of NSMM and SSKM (Nordic Society for Medical Mycology) will be held in Gothenburg, Sweden, 17-18 November, 2016. Registration information and program can be found here.

January 14-152017

A Gordon Research Conference entitled Immunology of Fungal Infections (GRS) will be held in Galveston, USA, 14-15 January 2017. The conference presents new insights from basic mechanisms to complex host-pathogen interactions to combat fungal infections. For information, click here.

January 20-212017

The second Duden Conference and first ISHAM/ECMM Aspergillus Resistance Surveillance Working Group meeting will be held on 20-21 January, 2017 in Nijmegen, The Netherlands. Click here for the program and contact Paul Verweij for information. .

March 19-212017

The 53rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the British Society of Medical Mycology is organised in Birmingham, England, 19-21 March 2017. For information, click here.

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.

April 22-252017

The next Congress of European Medical Microbiologists (ECCMID) will be organized in Vienna, Austria, 22-25 April, 2017. This is the website.


The 2nd International Conference on Antibiotic Resistance (IC2AR) will be held in Costa de Caparica, Portugal, 12-15 June 2017. For information please visit


The 7th Congress of European Microbiologists (FEMS) will be held in Valencia, Spain, 9-13 July, 2017. All information can be found here.

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.


IMMC9, the 9th International Medicinal Mushrooms Conference, will be held in Palermo, Italy, 24-27 September 2017. The website will be opened soon. Flyer IMMC9


The 8th Trends in Medical Mycology (TIMM) will be held in Belgrade, Serbia, on 6-9 October 2017. Click here for the website.

July 16-21 2018

MC11, the congress of the International Mycological Association, to be held in San Juan, Puerto Rico, 16-21 July, 2018 is now calling for symposia and workshop proposals. This is the website.

July 30-4 2018

Although still early, we appreciate to have your alerts for exciting developments that in your vision need space in the 20st ISHAM Congress in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 30 June - 4 July, 2018. Here is the website, feel free to contact us any time!