New deadlines for Conference on Microbiology, Belgrade


We are happy to announce the extended deadlines for the Conference on Microbiology to be held 2 – 4 July 2020.

15 AprilExtended abstract submission deadline
30 AprilFEMS Conference on Microbiology extended early bird registration deadline

Join the growing group of – now over 350 – participants in Belgrade, and register now!

COVID-19 Update 13/3/20

All FEMS events are currently scheduled to go ahead as planned, following an assessment of circumstances and risks involved. The safety and welfare of our attendees and staff is our top priority. Consequently, FEMS will continue to review the advice and information from the relevant professional and governmental bodies who are monitoring the situation and update participants regularly.


By the decision of the Serbian Health Council, the FEMS Conference is accredited with the highest number of points.

Conference Programme

The up-to-date preliminary Conference Programme is available on the conference website

About the conference

The 1st FEMS Conference on Microbiology is the first of a biennial series. This conference will be held from 2-4 July 2020 in Belgrade, Serbia. Based on fifteen years history of successfully organizing FEMS Congresses, since 2003, FEMS now initiates a new format: a biennial conference on microbiology.

This conference will provide all the benefits of an international microbiology conference with the accessibility of a small to middle-scaled, affordable, regional conference. It will showcase the most recent developments in microbiology and discuss related topics such as professional development and publishing.

Belgrade has been selected as a vibrant city and a true regional hub for Balkans and Southeast Europe, with a first-class travel connections to all European destinations. Belgrade is also a home to the Serbian Society for Microbiology, that has a long tradition of successfully organized regional and international microbiology conferences.

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