2022 IMMSA Workshop

IMMSA will be hosting its 1st annual workshop in Boulder, Colorado on August 23rd - August 25th, 2022


This will be a hybrid event. Attendees and speakers can join virtually or in-person.

Sponsorship opportunities are available! See below!


Travel assistance and travel awards may be available for invited speakers and student and/or postdoctoral fellows. Stay tuned for more details.


A call for abstracts will be announced in late 2021 or early 2022 for both oral and poster presentations. You have the option of presenting in-person or remotely.


We hope to include at least one evening session to accommodate live interactions with virtual attendees in Asia and Australia.


We hope to include a recreational outing in the afternoon of Wednesday Aug. 24th.



Sponsorship Tiers:


Platinum - $10,000 per year

    • 10 minute speaking spot at annual face-to-face meeting

    • Kiosk at annual face-to-face meeting

    • 3 complementary registrations for annual face-to-face meeting

    • Acknowledgement on IMMSA website

    • Acknowledgement at quarterly virtual meetings


Gold - $7500 per year

    • Kiosk at annual face-to-face meeting

    • 5 min speaking slot at a quarterly meeting

    • 2 complementary registrations for annual face-to-face meeting

    • Acknowledgement on IMMSA website

    • Acknowledgement at quarterly virtual meetings


Silver - $5000 per year

    • 5 min speaking slot at a quarterly meeting

    • 1 complementary registrations for annual face-to-face meeting

    • Acknowledgement on IMMSA website

    • Acknowledgement at quarterly virtual meetings


Bronze - $1000 per year

    • Acknowledgement on IMMSA website

    • Acknowledgement at quarterly virtual meetings



Sponsors can also:

  • Host evening sessions (happy hour?) at hotel during face-to-face meetings

  • Provide travel grants to workshop attendees


Please contact Scott Jackson at microbial.standards@gmail.com if you're interested in becoming an IMMSA sponsor.


Please continue checking this page for updates.