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Interacademy Conference "Microbiology 2023" | Würzburg, Germany | Sept. 20-22, 2023

This is the online registration and submission site for the conference “Microbiology 2023: from single cell to microbiome and host”. This Interacademy conference on molecular microbiology is organized by Profs. Pascale Cossart, Jörg Hacker, David Holden, Staffan Normark, and Jörg Vogel, on behalf of the National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina (Germany), the Académie des sciences (France), the Royal Society (UK), and the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences (Sweden).

Interior view of conference venue. Photo: © Jürgen Landes, arturimages

Hosted by the University of Würzburg and supported by the Helmholtz Institute for RNA-based Infection Research (HIRI) Würzburg and the Krupp Foundation, this 2-day conference is the sequel to several successful and exceptionally well-attended Interacademy meetings on the topic that were held in Paris (2014) and London (2016).

Conference Schedule

Conference schedule: We will start on Wednesday afternoon (Sept 20th) and end on Friday noon (Sept 22nd) to facilitate travel. There will be four main sessions for which we have secured 22 outstanding international speakers, a poster session on Wednesday night and a conference dinner at the Würzburg Residence on Thursday night (Sept 21st).

The Würzburg Residence, one of the most renowned baroque palaces in Europe and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, in springtime. Photo: © Robert Emmerich, University of Würzburg

The Historic Wine Cellar of the Würzburg Residence will be the venue for the conference dinner on 09/21. Photo: © Robert Emmerich, University of Würzburg

Registration & Abstract Submission

Registration and abstract submission are now closed and the conference is fully booked. We look forward to welcoming you in Würzburg soon!

If you have any questions, please contact the conference secretariat.



The registration and submission for the conference is supported by Converia, a conference management application.




  • Pascale Cossart (Académie des sciences)
  • Jörg Hacker (Leopoldina)
  • David Holden (The Royal Society)
  • Staffan Normark (The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences)
  • Jörg Vogel (University of Würzburg)


Conference Contact

Stefanie Ziegler
Helmholtz Institute for RNA-based Infection Research (HIRI)

Josef-Schneider-Straße 2
Building D15
97080 Würzburg

Phone +49 (0)931-31-81358