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Future Protistology Meetings
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June 6-10, 2016Moscow (Russian Federation)

Protists 2016

We would like to invite you to participate in the international forum 'Protist 2016' which will take place in Moscow, Russia from June 6-10, 2016. Four international events will be held within the framework of the forum:

  • Annual meeting of the International Society of Protistologists (ISOP).
  • 21st meeting of the International Society for Evolutionary Protistology (ISEP).
  • 1st International Symposium on Soil Protistology.
  • 5th Russian Conference on the Ecology of Free-living protists in Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecosystems.

    Please find all the program details, registration and abstract submission on the congress website at

    The forum will take place at Moscow State University, Russia's leading academic institution and cultural center.

    Contacts: protist-2016[a]; tikho-denis[a]

  • June 14-16, 2016Ostrava (Czech Republic)

    Trypanosomatidae Biology, Evolution, Taxonomy, and Phylogeny (TryTax2) Meeting 2016

    This meeting is devoted to Trypanosomatidae Biology, Evolution, Taxonomy, and Phylogeny. The first meeting (TryTax1) took place at FioCruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in April, 2015. This time we will meet in Ostrava, Czech Republic. The scientific program is divided into 6 sessions: 1) Evolution; 2) Biology of Trypanosoma spp.; 3) Biology of Leishmania spp.; 4) Biology of monoxenous trypanosomatids; 5) Metabolism; and 6) Genomics. Each session will include an invited talk by the respective Chairman, followed by 5-7 talks selected by the Scientific Committee. All the details and important deadlines will be posted here and updated regularly. Our capacity is 90 attendants maximum, so please register ASAP. If you have specific questions or requests, please do not hesitate to contact Dr. Yurchenko or see conference web page at See you all in Ostrava in June!

    The meeting will be held between June 14-16, 2016 at the Department of Biology and Ecology, Faculty of Science, University of Ostrava

    Key dates

    October 15th 2015. Registration and Abstract submission open.

    March 1st 2016. Early birds Registration and Abstract submission close.

    May 23rd 2016. Late Registration and Abstract submission close.

    May 30th 2016. Abstract/oral presentation notification.