ISM2024 – Abstract submission for oral presentations deadline extended

Dear ISM members and friends,

We are extending the deadline for abstracts submission for oral presentations to March 10.

We are pleased to announce that we will host at the upcoming meeting two distinguished plenary speakers:

  • Prof. Reshef Tenne, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel.
  • Prof. Kinneret Keren, Technion – Israel Institute of Science, Haifa Israel.

Looking forward to your participation and contribution to the ISM2024 meeting in Be’er Sheva,

With best wishes,

Yaron Kauffmann (Chair, ISM)
George Levi (Secretary, ISM)
Alexander Upcher (Treasurer, ISM)

ISM2024 – Important Deadline Reminder

Dear ISM members and friends,

Please find attached the ISM2024 Margulis and Mutsafi Memorial Prizes flyer.

We would like to draw your attention to the approaching deadline for submission of the application forms – MARCH 3, 2024.

For more details about the prizes : http://www.ismicroscopy.org.il/ism2024/margulis-and-mutsafi-prizes/

With best wishes,

Yaron Kauffmann (Chair, ISM)
George Levi (Secretary, ISM)
Alexander Upcher (Treasurer, ISM)

  ISM2024 Margulis and Mutsafi Memorial Prizes flyer

ISM2024 – Registration and Abstract submission is NOW OPEN

Dear ISM members and friends,

We are all experiencing a challenging time but trying to maintain our academic activity as normal as possible. Therefore, we decided to go ahead with this year’s annual meeting despite the unusual circumstances and we hope the meeting will happen as planned.

On behalf of the ISM Organising Committee we cordially invite you to participate in ISM2024 – The 57th Annual Meeting of the Israel Society for Microscopy.

The meeting will be held on Tuesday May 28th, 2024 at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva.

The annual meeting will be preceded by a tutorial workshop on Monday May 27th, 2024. More details will be announced soon.

The ISM2024 website is open for registration and abstract submission

We will host 2 distinguished plenary speakers and the following invited speakers will present their work in the afternoon sessions:

  • Prof. Ariel Ismach, Tel-Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
  • Prof. Louisa Meshi, Ben-Gurion University, Be’er Sheva, Israel
  • Prof. Yehonadav Bekenstein, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
  • Dr. Vojtech Kundrat, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
  • Dr. Raya Sorkin, Tel-Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
  • Prof. Smadar Ben-Tabou de-Leon, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
  • Prof. Iris Grossman-Haham, Ben-Gurion University, Be’er Sheva, Israel
  • Prof. Leeya Engel, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel

More speakers will be chosen from submitted abstracts.

As every year, ISM is offering two prizes for outstanding students in the field of microscopy:
The Lev Margulis Prize – for students working in the field of Materials Science
The Yael Mutsafi Prize – for students working in the field of Life Sciences

Please check the website for details on the Lev Margulis and Yael Mustafi memorial prizes.

Meeting Deadlines:

  • February 1 : Website is open for Early registration & Abstracts submission
  • March 3 : Deadline for Margulis Prize (MS) and Mutsafi Prize (LS) application
  • March 3 : Deadline for abstract submission for oral presentation
  • March 31 : Deadline for abstract submission for poster presentations
  • March 31 : End of Early registration (reduced registration fees)
  • March 31 : Deadline for submission of images for the Micrograph Competition
  • May 26 : End of Regular registration.

Since the situation in Israel may change at any given moment, registration cancellation will be possible until one week before the event.

On behalf of the ISM board we wish you and your families a safe and calm period !!!
Looking forward to meeting you in Be’er Sheva, 

Yours sincerely,

Yaron Kauffmann (Chair, ISM)
George Levi (Secretary, ISM)
Alexander Upcher (Treasurer, ISM)

ISM2024 – save the dates ! May 27-28, 2024

Dear ISM members and friends,

On behalf of the ISM board, we are happy to announce that the 57th Annual Meeting of the Israel Society for Microscopy will be held on Tuesday May 28th, 2024 at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva.

The meeting, under the auspices of the Ben-Gurion University, will include plenary lectures, parallel sessions for Life Sciences and Materials Science, poster presentations, and an exhibition of microscopy vendors.

Our annual meeting will be preceded by a tutorial workshop on Monday May 27th, 2024 – more details will be announced soon.

PLEASE SAVE THE DATES.

We request new ISM participants to send us an email in order to be included in the ISM mailing list for further updates or join the ISM WhatsApp group via the following link – https://chat.whatsapp.com/JmkQ70kn3s0EPN4bAQGhnD

We look forward to meeting you all in Beer Sheva !

With best wishes,

Yaron Kauffmann (Chair, ISM)
George Levi (Secretary, ISM)
Alexander Upcher (Treasurer, ISM)