SIMB News January - March 2024
JIMB New Issue Alert

The 2024 SIMB Election for positions on the Board of Directors concluded on March 31, and the votes have been ratified by the Elections Committee. Thank you to each and every member who participated in this year’s election—as a candidate or as a voter. Your engagement is vital to ensuring SIMB leadership continually reflects the needs and priorities of the community. Thank you also to Nigel Mouncey, Betty Elder, and Ben Shen who will be rotating off of the Board in August 2024 for their time and service to the Society.

Please welcome and congratulate the newest incoming members of the SIMB Board of Directors:
President-Elect: Rob Donofrio, Neogen
Secretary: Mark Blenner, University of Delaware
Director: Aindrila Mukhopadhyay, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Rob, Mark, and Aindrila will start their terms at this year’s SIMB Annual Meeting to be held in Boston, Massachusetts from August 4-7, 2024. In the meantime, learn about the Society’s incoming leaders below.

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SIMB News is now available online in PDF format to everyone.

January - March 2024 issue.

Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology

Interested in publishing your work? Submit your papers online to the JIMB.

Upcoming Events

46th SBFC: Symposium on Biomaterials, Fuels and Chemicals
April 28 – May 1, 2024
Westin Alexandria Old Town
Alexandria, VA

Starting from Scratch: Building a TEA and LCA within early phase R&D

May 21, 2024

74th SIMB Annual Meeting and Exhibition
August 4 – 7, 2024
Sheraton Boston Hotel
Boston, MA

Connecting Microbiome Communities
November 3 – 6, 2024
Wyndham San Diego Bayside Hotel
San Diego, CA

Natural Product Discovery and Development in the Genomic Era
January 5–9, 2025
Manchester Grand Hyatt
San Diego, CA

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