Microb&co is a scientific organization of Microbial Ecologists with a common view: disseminate knowledge, strengthen collaboration, create and provide opportunities to learn about, discuss and challenge frontier issues in microbial ecology. We connect scientists and we educate future generations to know and to do not fear microbes. Our training courses and dissemination activities involved people of all ages, from students of different education levels to researchers.
ICME – series
The International Course in Microbial Ecology (ICME) takes place each year in a different research institutions It is a practical course focussed on cutting edge issues in microbial ecology. Participants from all over the world are selected based on CV according to the specific course topic.
Reading, managing and writing scientific articles, communicating results to peer-reviewers or to non-expert public, planning and raising funds in science are some of the additional skills a young researcher must have to be successful in science beyond the academic world.