SIMB Annual Meeting – 2012

Meeting Schedule | Sponsors | Exhibitors

Washington Monument

SIMB Annual Meeting 2012- A Great Success

The meeting was a great success with 725 registered. Read a summary of the meeting by meeting chair, Steve Van Dien.

SIMB Annual Meeting 2013 – Save the Date

Join us at next year’s Annual Meeting, August 11-15, 2013, at Sheraton San Diego, San Diego, CA.

You are invited to participate in the 62nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology to be held Aug. 12-16, 2012, in Washington, DC.

Beat the onsite lines at the reg desk & register online today!

Just Announced: Ruth Shuman, NSF, To Discuss Funding Opportunities at the Annual Meeting

SIMB welcomes Dr. Ruth Shuman, National Science Foundation Program Director for the Biology and Chemical Technologies (BC) Cluster in the SBIR/STTR Program. Dr. Shuman will attend the meeting on Aug. 15 and meet with attendees interested in finding out more about the SBIR/STTR Program and funding opportunities. Appointments will be scheduled for ten minutes each, beginning at 9:00 am on Wednesday, Aug. 15. Learn more.

Meeting Program

We have an exciting program planned. View the complete meeting schedule.


Two all-day pre-meeting workshops will be held at the Washington Hilton Hotel on Sunday, August 12. Hurry, reserve your seat! More info.

Keynote Speaker

Join us August 12th to hear Jay Keasling, Hubbard Howe Distinguished Professor of Biochemical Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley, deliver the keynote address on Synthetic Biology for Synthetic Fuels.

Exhibits – Sold Out

View our 2012 exhibitors. Show dates will be August 12-15 at the Washington Hilton, Columbia Hall.

SIMB 16th Annual 5K Fun Run/Walk

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Participants of the Fun Run/Walk need to sign the hold harmless waiver. Click here to download the form.