Applied Maths mini-symposium during ECCMID 2014 in Barcelona

We are pleased to invite you to our complimentary mini-symposium followed by a reception with tapas and drinks organized in the wake of the ECCMID 2014 meeting in Barcelona.

Where to walkPlease join Applied Maths for a complimentary evening of talks by scientific experts in the area of microbial typing and surveillance.

Speakers will discuss their recent work on microbial typing and surveillance of infectious diseases and update you with their advances in basic and applied research using the BioNumerics® software platform.

What: Applied Maths mini-symposium

Title: Molecular Typing and Surveillance: Present and Future

When: Sunday, May 11 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Hotel Barcelona Princess, Av. Diagonal 1, Barcelona (located right in front of the ECCMID conference center)


  • The online registration for this complimentary event is now closed. For the last remaining tickets, please drop by our booth!
  • If you are already registered, please don't forget to pick up your invitation at our ECCMID booth 57B.

Programme change: Dr. João André Carriço will replace Dr. Sylvain Brisse.

Agenda for the Applied Maths mini-symposium:
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM:
Koen Janssens
(CEO, Applied Maths)
Dr. Kenny Knecht
(Dir. Software Development, Applied Maths)
BNow: The big BioNumerics picture
Prof. Dr. Richard Goering
(Creighton University, Omaha, USA)
WGM, spa, and dru-typing equals True Typing!
Dr. Mia Torpdahl
(Statens Serum Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark)
Molecular Surveillance of Foodborne Pathogens
Dr. João André Carriço
(University of Lisbon, Portugal)
Whole Genome MLST: the challenge of consistency
Dr. Hannes Pouseele
(Application Architect, Applied Maths)
BNext: Where BioNumerics can take you
Prof. Dr. Bruno Pot
(Dir. Business Development, Applied Maths)
Closing remarks
8:30 PM – 10:00 PM:
Drinks and Tapas Networking

Other Applied Maths Events at ECCMID 2014

Saturday May 10, 2014

HALL F Session: Epidemiology based on whole genome sequencing

  • 17h30 Oral Presentation O036
    Combined analysis of whole genome MLST data and whole genome mapping data for clinical Campylobacter jejuni and C. coli isolates
    By Dr. Katrien De Bruyne
  • 18h18 Oral Presentation O040
    An automated analysis pipeline for whole genome MLST data using BioNumerics®
    By Dr. Katrien De Bruyne
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