The ISMET Society lives of a lively community and our international conferences are the heart of our activities. A bi-annual international ISMET conference is alternating with three regional ISMET conferences in the in between years. If you are an ISMET member, you can find approved meeting presentations in the membership section.


Thanks again to all attendants for making our meetings such a great success!

Join us at these upcoming meetings:


Next International Meeting

  • ISMET 6: October 3-6, 2017 in Estoril, Portugal (organized by Prof. Ricardo Louro, ITQB)

Regional Meetings

  • The 2016 EU-ISMET meeting will be organized by Sapienza University of Rome and the Water Research Institute (IRSA) of the National Research Council (CNR) in Rome, Italy on 28-30 September 2016. The organizers are Profs. Federico Aulenta and Mauro Majone.
  • The 2016 NA-ISMET meeting will be organized at Stanford University in Palo Alto, CA on October 5-7, 2016 (Prof. Alfred Spormann).
  • The 2016 AP-ISMET meeting will be held at the Busan Exhibition and Convention Center (BEXCO), South Korea on 31 August- 1 September, 2016 and will be organized by Prof. Tae Ho Lee (Pusan National University).

Stay tuned for updates and more information!


The goal of ISMET is to link researchers from various areas of science and engineering towards studying the complex interactions of microorganisms and electrodes, while finding novel ways to use them for sustainability applications. 

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View the latest cutting edge research in the field of METs by following the 'Publications' link.


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