Confirmed Plenary Speaker

Keynote Lecture
Jillian Banfield (Berkeley, CA/US)

Hans-Günter Schlegel-Lecture
Erhard Bremer (Marburg/DE)

Host-Microbe Interaction
Joanne Engel (San Francisco, CA/US)
Barbara Stecher-Letsch (Munich/DE)
Julia Vorholt (Zürich/CH)

Cell and Structure
Samara Reck-Peterson (San Diego, CA/US)
Martin Thanbichler (Marburg/DE)
Stefan Raunser (Dortmund/DE)

Microbial Networking
Axel Brakhage (Jena/DE)
Kirsten Jung (Munich/DE)
Edze Westra (Exeter/GB)

Biotechnology
Kristala Jones Prather (Boston, MA/US)
Volker Wendisch (Bielefeld/DE)
Wolfgang Streit (Hamburg/DE)

Evolution and Design
Debbie Lindell (Technion/IL)
Jan Marienhagen (Jülich/DE)
Eva Nowack (Düsseldorf/DE)