You are invited to submit a one-page abstract in free format - including all authors' names with complete affiliations - for a presentation of your recent work.

Submit your abstract as an attached PDF document to:

Please, clearly indicate in the email whether you would prefer to present a talk or a poster!

The deadline for abstract submission is June 15, 2018.

The outcome of the reviewing process will be communicated until July 1, 2018.


You are requested to register for the workshop by email to:



  • your name and degree,
  • your profession or direction of study and
  • your complete affiliation including your phone number.

The participation fee is 100 € per person for early bird registrations before August 1, 2018.

The participation fee has to be
transferred to our account at the

Fischergasse 10, 07743 Jena

Account holder: Hans-Knöll-Institut Jena e.V.
IBAN: DE98 8204 0000 0258 5370 00

Subject: <fill in your name> IbSB 2018

You can contact us in case you require a formal invoice for money transfer. Please, make sure that your participation fee arrives on our account before August 1, 2018.

Late registrations after August 1, 2018 are welcome at a participation fee of 130 € per person.

Please, make sure that your participation fee arrives on the above account before September 20, 2018.

Registration will be closed on September 20, 2018.

Day tickets are available at the reception at the rate of 70 € per day.

Doctoral students that are associated with the umbrella organization "Jena School for Microbial Communication" (JSMC) or with the "Michael Stifel Center Jena" (MSCJ) can attend the meeting free of charge. Nevertheless, they are kindly requested to follow the normal registration procedure and to declare their association in the registration email. Thank you.