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ASM Microbe is the largest gathering of microbiologists in the world with hundreds of industry companies. The event allows scientists to showcase research to the world of microbial scientists and delve into scientific interests and specialties with sessions in eight specialty tracks. The conference aims to navigate the most recent advances in microbiology, connect with peers on new collaborations. ASM Microbe showcases the best microbial sciences in the world, and provides a one-of-a-kind forum to explore the complete spectrum of microbiology from basic science to translation and application.

ASM Microbe is happening from 18 June 2020, Thursday to 22 June 2020, Monday at McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, IL. The organizer of the event is American Society For Microbiology. It is open to trade visitors. The estimated number of attendance is 12,000. The estimated number of exhibitors is 260. The event will accommodate approximately 100,000 square feet of exhibit space. The frequency of this event is annual.


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Start Date
June 18, 2020 (Thursday)
End Date
June 22, 2020 (Monday)
McCormick Place Convention Center
Chicago, Illinois
American Society For Microbiology
Event Type
Conference, Meeting, Trade Show
Open To
Trade Visitors
Addressed Audience
Friday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm (Exhibits)
Saturday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm (Exhibits)
Sunday 10:30 am - 4:00 pm (Exhibits)


  • American Society For Microbiology
  • Founded in 1899, American Society For Microbiology is the oldest and largest single life science membership organization in the world, composed of over 47,000 scientists and health professionals, advancing the microbial sciences through conferences, publications, certifications and educational opportunities.
  • 1752 North Street NW
  • Washington, DC
  • United States of America
  • +1 202-942-9320
  • +1 202-942-9340


  • McCormick Place Convention Center
  • Located just minutes from downtown Chicago,, Illinois, the McCormick Place Convention Center is one of the nation's largest convention and exhibition centers with 11 exhibit halls with a total space of 2.6 million square feet, 173 meeting rooms, meeting room space of 600.000 square feet, 4 ballrooms, 3 theaters, parking facilities, accommodation facilities, one indoor arena sited on and near the shore of Lake Michigan and much more.
  • 2301 South Lake Shore Drive
  • Chicago, IL
  • United States of America
  • +1 312-791-7000
  • +1 312-791-6543

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