Invited Speakers

Those who have so far agreed to talk at the meeting are as follows

Plenary Lectures

Kenn Gerdes (University of Copenhagen)

Dhruba Chattoraj (NIH, Washington, ISPB President)

Ecology

Ben Raymond (Imperial College, London)

Kornelia Smalla (Julius Kühn-Institut Federal Research Centre)

Barth Smets (Technical University of Denmark)

Elizabeth Wellington (University of Warwick)

Evolution

Mike Brockhurst (University of York)

Craig McLean (University of Oxford)

Eva Top (University of Idaho)

Genomics

Hideaki Nojiri (University of Tokyo)

Sally Partridge (University of Sydney)

Medical

Alessandra Carattoli (Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome)

Jon Iredell (University of Sydney)

Mobile Elements

Alan Grossman (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Mark Toleman (University of Cardiff)

Replication

Deepak Bastia (Medical University of South Carolina)

Neville Firth (University of Sydney)

Raphael Giraldo (Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas, Madrid)

Igor Konieczny (University of Gdansk)

Stability

Juan Alonso (Universidad Autonoma de Madrid)

Daniela Barilla (University of York)

Jean-Yves Bouet (University of Toulouse)

Barbara Funnell (University of Toronto)

Transfer

Susana Brom (National Autonomous University of Mexico)

Fernando de la Cruz (University of Cantabria)

Manuel Espinosa (Centro de Investigaciones Biologicas, Madrid)

Julian Rood (Monash University)

Gabriel Waksman (Birkbeck and University College London)

Ellen Zechner (Karl Franzens Universität Graz)