International Society of Protistologists and the Phycological Society of America Conference 2018

University of British Columbia Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

The annual meeting of ISOP will be held jointly with the Phycological Society of America in Vancouver, Canada July 29th – August 2nd, 2018. The meeting will feature plenary lectures highlighting protistan evolution, ecology, and physiology by Tom Richards, Fabrice Not, and past president John Dolan. In addition, ISOP is sponsoring exciting symposia on the early evolution of eukaryotes and protist […]

49th Jírovec’s Protozoological Days

Chateau in Kostelec nad Černými lesy Kostelec nad Černými lesy, Central Bohemian, Czech Republic

The 49th Jírovec’s Protozoological Days, which will take place from April 22nd to 26th, 2019 at chateau in Kostelec nad Černými lesy, Czech Republic. The conference is organized by the Protozoological section of the Czech Society for Parasitology. Since 1969, the conference has been an opportunity for graduate and postgraduate students, as well as postdocs […]

VIII European Congress of Protistology (ECOP)

Congress Center Crowne Plaza St. Peter’s Hotel Via Aurelia Antica 415, Rome, Italy

The VIII European Congress of Protistology (ECOP) will be hosted by the Italian Society of Protistology (SIPonlus) in Rome from July 28 to August 2, 2019. The VIII ECOP will be organized for the second time as a joint meeting in partnership with the International Society of Protistologists (ISOP). Every four-years ECOP represents the cenacle of the […]

Protists 2020

Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa Km. 307 Carretera Federal Chetumal, Juárez, Puerto Morelos, Q.R., Mexico

We are pleased to announce the upcoming Joint ISOP/ISEP Meeting in Cancun, MX from 31 May to 04 June 2020. Registration for the conference can be completed at: A Welcome Reception will take place on May 30th with paper and poster sessions continuing from May 31st to June 4th. In addition to three exciting […]

International Society of Protistologists Meeting 26–30 July 2021

We are extremely pleased to announce the International Society of Protistologists Virtual Meeting 26-30 July 2021. The meeting will focus on young researchers. The Special Symposium to celebrate the life and work of Tom Cavalier-Smith will take place on 23 July 2021, preceding the ISOP Meeting. Details on that Symposium will be provided soon. The […]

Protistology Nordics 2022

Natural History Museum, University of Oslo, Norway

Protistology Nordics 2022 is designed to promote scientists in Nordic countries that study the genetics, cell biology, ecology, and evolution of protists. We will meet from 10–11 May at the Natural History Museum, University of Oslo, Norway. The aims of this meeting are to provide a regional forum for early-career and advanced researchers to present […]


Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea 25-2 Sungkyunkwan-ro, Myeongnyun 3(sam)ga-dong, Jongno-gu,, Seoul, Korea, Republic of

Upon request of the local organizers for the International Congress of Protistology (ICOP) 2022, this meeting will be postponed until 2025 due to ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and travel restrictions to South Korea. More details about ISOP meeting plans for 2022 will follow. We are happy to announce that ICOP 2022 (The 16th International Congress of […]

51st Jirovec’s Protozoological Days

Dear friends and colleagues, Next week we are holding a protistological conference with a long tradition in the Czech Republic, kindly sponsored by ISOP. We mostly focus on students’ and early career scientists’ presentations, covering projects in molecular and cell biology, diversity, phylogeny, and evolution. Please view this year’s program: The meeting will be streamed […]

41st Annual Meeting of German Society for Protozoology

Bergisch Gladbach , Germany

Thanks to the numerous sponsors, there will be reduced fees for 25 students and doctoral students: the only requirement is the active contribution in the form of a poster or a lecture. Likewise, Tuesday’s workshop on RNAseq will be free of charge for the first 40 undergraduate and graduate students who register. Postdocs only pay […]

EMBO conference “Comparative genomics of unicellular eukaryotes: Interactions and symbioses”

Hotel Eden Roc, Sant Feliu de Guixols C/Port Salvi 57, Sant Feliu de Guixols, Spain

Dear colleagues, We would like to let you know that the EMBO conference "Comparative genomics of unicellular eukaryotes: Interactions and symbioses" (organizers Toni Gabaldon, Patrick Keeling, Gwenael Piganeau, Ken Wolfe, Alex Worden and myself) decided to postpone the conference scheduled for October 2021 to September 2022 (September 12 till 17). It will be held in […]

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