Provisional Schedule

 

Important dates

  • January 7 - Early registration and abstract submission open
  • March 20 - Student competition abstract submission closes
  • April 15 - General abstract submission closes
  • April 15 - Early registration ends
  • June 3 - Online registration closes

 

Scheduled sessions and invited speakers

Monday June 10

08:30 AM

12:30 PM

Education workshop - FOME

09:00 AM

10:30 AM

CSM Executive meeting

11:00 AM

12:30 AM

CSM Council meeting

01:30 PM

04:30 PM

Education workshop - Professional Skills

04:30 PM

05:45 PM

NSERC Grants information session
06:00 PM

Welcome and Keynote

Prof. Rodolphe Barrangou

North Carolina State University

07:15 PM Opening reception
Tuesday June 11 08:30 AM

One Health - Antibiotics and resistance, from animal production to public health I

Prof. Michael R. Mulvey

University of Manitoba

Industrial microbes and biotechnology

Prof. Elizabeth Edwards

University of Toronto

 

10:00 AM Coffee break
10:45 AM

One Health - Antibiotics and resistance, from animal production to public health II

Prof. Herman Barkema

University of Calgary

Plants and microbes

Prof. Allyson M. MacLean

University of Ottawa

 

 

12:15 PM

01:30 PM

Lunch    

12:45 PM

01:15 PM

DNA Genotek workshop
01:30 PM Student Award Competition

02:30 PM

04:30 PM

Poster session Vendor exhibition - Drinks/snacks

03:15 PM

04:15 PM

Oplait workshop
04:30 PM Fisher Scientific Award Lecture
05:30 PM Student mixer / Free evening
Wednesday June 12 08:30 AM

One Health - Climate change, vector-borne diseases and emerging pathogens

Prof. Nicholas Ogden

Université de Montréal

Environmental Microbiomes

Prof. Alexander Culley

Institut de biologie intégrative et des systèmes - Université Laval

10:00 AM Coffee break
10:45 AM

One Health - Microbiome, microbial interactions and molecular pathogenesis

Prof. Corinne Maurice

McGill University

Food microbiology

Prof. Jacques Goulet

12:15 PM

01:30 PM

Lunch

12:45 PM

01:15 PM

Illumina workshop
01:30 PM Student Award Competition
02:30 PM Poster session Vendor exhibition - Drinks/snacks
04:30 PM Armand Frappier Award Lecture
05:30 PM CSM Annual General Meeting
08:30 PM Foresta Lumina / Free evening
Thurday June 13 08:30 AM

One Health - Alternatives to antibiotics

Prof. Thomas Louie

University of Calgary

Synthetic Biology

Prof. John I. Glass

J. Craig Venter Institute

10:00 AM Coffee break
10:45 AM

Microbial chemosphere

Prof. Clarissa Sit

Saint Mary's University

Systems biology

Prof. Carol A. Gross

University of California - San Francisco

12:15 PM Lunch
01:30 PM Parallel Section Symposia (AEM, I&I, MGCM)
03:00 PM Drinks/snacks
03:30 PM Postdoctoral Research Symposium (Roger Knowles Award)
05:00 PM

CSM Murray Award Lecture

06:00 PM Closing and invitation to CSM 2020
07:00 PM CSM President's Banquet

 

 

Committees

 

Scientific committee

François Malouin (Département de biologie, Faculté des sciences)

Alfredo Menendez (Département de microbiologie et d'infectiologie, Faculté de médecine et des sciences de la santé)

Alex Carignan (Département de microbiologie et d'infectiologie, Faculté de médecine et des sciences de la santé)

Peter Moffett (Département de biologie, Faculté des sciences)

Carole Beaulieu (Département de biologie, Faculté des sciences)

Jean-Philippe Bellenger (Département de chimie, Faculté des sciences)

Sébastien Rodrigue (Département de biologie, Faculté des sciences)

Jean-Philippe Côté (Département de biologie, Faculté des sciences)

Tony Savard (Saint-Hyacinthe Research and Development Centre, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)

 

Local Organizing Committee

Pascale Beauregard (Département de biologie, Faculté des sciences)

Louis-Charles Fortier (Département de microbiologie et d'infectiologie, Faculté de médecine et des sciences de la santé)

Vincent Burrus (Département de biologie, Faculté des sciences)