Emerging Applications of Microbes (2nd edition)

We are pleased to announce the second edition of the VIB Conference ‘Emerging applications of microbes’. This international conference will take place December 7th-8th 2022 in the beautiful historic city of Leuven.

More information will follow soon.

Follow us on Twitter for the latest news.

Poster information:

Format: A0 (841 x 1189 mm / 33.1 x 46.8 in), portrait orientation.


  • Travel Grant deadline: 14 September 2022
  • Early Bird: 28 October 2022
  • Late Registration: 23 November 2022
  • Abstract deadline: 5 October 2022

Find out more here: Recent insights into Immuno-Oncology.


  • Irina Borodina, DTU BIOSUSTAIN, Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability, DK
  • Arpita Bose, Washington University in St. Louis, US
  • Patrick Boyle, Ginkgo Bioworks, Inc., US
  • Andy Goodman, Microbial Pathogenesis, Yale School of Medicine, US
  • Sofie Goormachtig, VIB-UGent Center for Plant Systems Biology, BE
  • Huifeng Jiang, Tianjin Institute of Industrial Biotechnology, CN
  • Joel Kreps, The Every Company, US
  • Rob Lavigne, Laboratory of Gene Technology, KU Leuven, BE
  • Kiran Patil, MRC Toxicology Unit, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Jos Raaijmakers, Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW) & Leiden University, NL
  • Birgitte Regenberg, University of Copenhagen, DK
  • Verena Siewers, Chalmers University Of Technology, SE
  • Christina Smolke, Stanford University / Bioengineering / Antheia, US
  • Claudia Vickers, Provectus Algae, AU
  • Sibylle Vonesch, VIB-KU Leuven Center for Microbiology, BE
Emerging Applications of Microbes (2nd edition)



KU Leuven, Promotion and Jubileumzaal, Naamsestraat 22
3000 Leuven, Belgium
View on Google maps

Organized by:

Other Events