Daca Agnieszka, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Medical University of Gdansk, Department of Pathology and Experimental Rheumatology, Poland
Title: Properties of multi-drug resistant strains of Enterococcus sp. isolated from urine and faeces of RTx patients

Alzbeta Medvedova, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology, Slovak University of Technology, Slovakia
Title: Prevalence of resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains in Slovak wastewater and sludge

Marcos Quintela, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: School of Civil Engineering & Geosciences. Newcastle University, UK
Title: Detection of Extendend-Spectrum-Beta-Lactamases and Carbapenemase resistant bateria in two different WWTP systems

Laura Vásquez-Jaramillo, MSc Student (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Escuela de Medicina Veterinaria, Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia
Title: Extended Spectrum Beta-Lactamases (ESBL) Producing Enterobacteriaceae in Bulk Tank Milk Samples from Dairy Herds in the Northern Dairy Region of Antioquia, Colombia

Laurel Anna, Graduate student (Confirmed)

Affiliation: New Mexico Highlands University, USA
Title: Detection of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria (ARB) in the Gallinas River

Silke Klingsbigel, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Institut für Hygiene, Mikrobiologie und Umweltmedizin, Medizinische Universität Graz, Austria

Title: Antibiotic resistance patterns of more than 120.000 clinical Escherichia coli isolates from Austria

Mustafa NAKİPOĞLU, Mr. (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Middle East Technical University, Environmental Engineering Department, Üniversiteler Mah. Dumlupınar Blv. No:1, 06800 Çankaya Ankara/Turkey
Title: Vancomycin Resistance Genes Reservoired and Disseminated in Surface Waters

Gertrude Wegl, Mrs. (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Biomin Research Center; Technopark 1, 3430 Tulln, Austria
Title: Antibiotic Resistance profile of intestinal Lactobacillus reuteri isolated from wild boars

François D’Heygère, Mr. (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Centre de Biophysique Moléculaire, CNRS, Orléans, France
Title: Probing alternative mechanisms of action for the bacterial transcription termination factor Rho.

Svetlana Ermolaeva, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Gamaleya Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, Moscow, Russia
Title: Comparative genetic and bacteriological characterization of Listeria monocytogenes isolated from human and wild animals

Shanom Ali, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: University College Hospital, Clinical Microbiology and Virology, London, United Kingdom
Title: The importance of in-use volume for effective disinfection of surfaces contaminated with antimicrobial-resistant bacteria

Ryszard Koczura, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Biology, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland
Title: Tetracycline genes in the metagenome of the water of Warta river and Kierskie Lake, Poland

Joanna Mokracka, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Biology, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland
Title 1: Evaluation of Brilliance ESBL Agar and Brilliance CRE Agar for isolation of ESBL- and carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae from water and wastewater samples
Title 2: The abundance of integrons and antibiotic resistance genes in wastewater and aquatic metagenome

Adelaide Almeida, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Departamento de Biologia e CESAM, Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal
Title: Effect of lysozyme addition on the activity of phages against Vibrio parahaemolyticus

Catarina Marinho, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Vila Real, Portugal
Title: Antibiotic resistant E. coli: a Portuguese surveillance report

Darinka Gonzalez, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Vila Real, Portugal
Title: Composition of bacterial communities associated with natural populations of Wahlgreniella nervata (Hemiptera: Aphididae) that occur in Arbutus unedo at Trás-osMontes region (Northeastern, Portugal)

Luís Pinto, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Vila Real, Portugal & University of La Rioja, Logroño, Spain
Title: Comparative proteomics of clinical samples carrying vancomycin-resistant enterococci

Silvia Moreno, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Foundación Instituto Leloir-IIBBA-CONICET; Universidad Maimónides CABA, Argentina
Title: Study of the efficacy and safety of antibacterial compounds of rosemary plants

Andreia Duarte, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: CICS-UBI—Health Sciences Research Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal
Title: The antimicrobial effect of resveratrol on Listeria monocytogenes

Elisabeth L. Pizzolitto, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: UNESP-Univ Estadual Paulista, Faculdade de Ciências Farmacêuticas, Araraquara, São Paulo

Susana AL Lobo, PhD Student (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
Title: Staphylococcus aureus haem synthesis and its potential for new antimicrobial strategies

Pierpaolo Cacciotto, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Dipartimento di Fisica, Università degli Studi di Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
Title: Computational Study on MexA and its role in the assembly of MexAB-OprM

Carolyn Adamski, PhD Student (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Verna and Marrs McLean Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
Title: Molecular basis for the catalytic specificity of the CTX-M extended-spectrum β-lactamases

Catherine Bennett, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
Title: Antibiotic resistance and general practitioner management of boils and abscesses in Australia: the COSAHC study

Tiago Santos, PhD (Confirmed)

Affiliation: University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro, Vila Real, Portugal
Title: Ten years of antibiotic resistance profiles in Enterococcus spp.

Marcin Filutowicz, PhD

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, USA
Title: Breakdown of Staphylococcal Biofilms by free-living phagocytic cells (Dictyostelids)