26-29 MARCH


The latest information on the programme and speakers
Updated regularly, plan your attendance at the SGM Spring Conference 2012.

Abstract submissions

The online abstract submission system is now closed. Thank you to all those who submitted this year. To find out more visit the SGM Spring Conference abstracts page.


Register online or download a printable registration form
Book before 24 February 2012 to take advantage of early-bird rates.


Click here for a full range of accommodation options in Dublin
All participants are strongly advised to book early, as Dublin is playing host to a number of other events during this time.


Click here to find out about Exhibition and Sponsorship opportunities at the conference.

Click here for the latest Exhibitors Floor Plan.

Continuing Professional Development

CPD points are available for members of Royal College of Pathologists, Institute of Biomedical Science and Society of Biology.



What's new?

NEW The Exhibitors and Sponsors Guide is now available

NEW Registration for the conference is now open

NEW Click here for information on the programme and speakers

Key Dates

Dates for the diary

Directions and location information

Further information on Dublin and the surrounding area


A range of grants are available for attendance
Check in to see if you are eligible to apply for a grant to attend

Contact us

For more information about this or any other SGM conference contact

Claire MacLean
Scientific Conferences Manager
Society for General Microbiology
Marlborough House, Basingstoke Road
Spencers Wood, Reading RG7 1AG
United Kingdom
Tel (+44) (0)118 988 1832
Fax (+44) (0)118 988 5656



Updated 17/01/ 2012