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Tuesday, October 18th

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM:

Wild mushrooms: collection and identification

MSc. Danilo de Athayde Saul (UFLA)

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM:

Scanning Electron Microscopy Applied to Microbiology (SOLD OUT)


Dr. Silvino Intra Moreira (UFLA)

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM:

Learning from your eRRoRs: Complete amplicon data analysis using the R programming language

Dr. Daniel Kumazawa Morais

(Instituto Biológico de São Paulo, Brazil)

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM:

How to assess the compatibility of biological products with each other and with chemical pesticides

Dr. Flavio Henrique Vasconcelos de Medeiros (UFLA)

Dra. Rafaela Araújo Guimarães (UFLA)

Location: Sala 3, Anexo 1 fitopatologia, ao lado do pv 6 - UFLA

8:00 AM - 05:00 PM:

Food safety associated with mycotoxin risk in agricultural products: Prevention and control

Dr. Luís Roberto Batista (UFLA)

Location: Auditório Urmicro, prédio de Coleções ao lado do prédio de Medicina - UFLA

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM:

Microbiology and craft beer production

Dra. Angélica Cristina de Souza (UFLA)
Carlos Roberto Luiz Maia Junior, MSc (Brewing Technology Specialist and UFLA)

Location: Laboratório de Avaliação Nutricional e Funcional de Alimentos (LANFA) - Departamento de Ciência dos Alimentos, bloco 3 - UFLA

Wednesday, October 19th

8:00 - 8:30 AM:

Registration and Reception

Registration for those who wish to pick up their event materials and badges.

8:30 - 9:00 AM:

Opening Cerimony

9:00 - 09:30 AM:

Lecture: “One Health and Microbiome Science”

Dr. Karel Callens (Senior Advisor to Chief Economist at Food and Agriculture Organization – FAO)

9:30 - 10:00 AM:

Lecture: “Leveraging partnerships and investments for One Health”

Dr. Katrin Taylor (FAO Program and Resource mobilization Officer)

10:00 - 10:30 AM:

Coffee break

10:30 - 11:00 AM:

Technical Lecture: “Unraveling the enigma of genomes: long DNA fragments under analysis”

Laís Calissi, MSc (Scientific Advisor at UNISCIENCE)

11:00 - 11:30 AM:

Oral presentations

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM:

Lecture: ”Repositioning of Neotropical Soils Microbiome: It’s time for the payback”

Dr. Daniel Kumazawa Morais (IB, SP, Brazil / The Arctic University of Norway, Norway)

2:00 - 2:40 PM:

Lecture: “Ecology of food borne pathogens in plant production systems”

Dr. Leo van Overbeek (Wageningen University & Research – Netherlands)

2:40 - 3:00 PM:

Oral presentations

3:00 - 3:30 PM:

Coffee break / Poster session

3:30 - 3:50 PM:

Technical Lecture: “Illumina Applications for Metagenomics”

MSc. Guilherme Damásio (Field Applications Scientist at Illumina)

3:50 - 5:00 PM:

Round table: “Microbiome in One health approach”

Mediator: Dra. Carla Ávila (UFLA, Brazil)

“We change our surround (and it changes us): interconnections between human and build environment microbial communities”

Dra. Luciana Campos Paulino (UFABC, Brazil) 

“The role of the soil and plant microbiome for sustainable agriculture”

Dr. Lucas Mendes (Center for Nuclear Energy in Agriculture CENA-USP)

“Antimicrobial resistance: the role of resistome from the One health perspective”

Dr. Celso José Bruno de Oliveira (UFPB, Brazil)


Thursday, October 20th

8:30 - 9:10 AM:

Lecture: “Marine microbiome of the Santos Basin”

Dra. Vivian Pellizari (USP, Brazil)

9:10 - 9:40 AM:

Oral Presentations

9:40 - 10:00 AM:

Technical Lecture: “Regenerative Systems”

Iron Ribeiro (Agrivalle)

10:00 - 10:30 AM:

Coffee Break / Poster Session

10:30 - 11:10 AM:

Lecture: “Invisible differences in microbiome studies: biological truths or analytical errors?”

Dr. Victor Satler Pylro (UFLA, Brazil)

11:10 AM - 12:00 PM:

Lecture: “It's time to reinvent science education”

Dr. Eduardo Satler Cetlin (Former President Amgen Foundation)


2:00 - 3:00 PM:

Round table: “Challenges and importance of science funding in Brazil”

Mediator: Dr. Victor Satler Pylro (UFLA, Brazil)

Dr. Paulo Sérgio Lacerda Beirão

(President of the Minas Gerais Research Foundation – FAPEMIG, Brazil)

Dr. Evaldo Ferreira Vilela

(President of the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development – CNPq, Brazil)

Dr. Luiz Claudio Costa

(Academic Vice-Dean of the IESB University Center, Retired Full Professor at the Federal University of Viçosa, Brazil)

3:30 - 4:00 PM:

Coffee break / Poster session

4:00 - 4:20 PM:

Technical Lecture: “Study of Metagenomics and Antimicrobial Resistance by Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) technique”

Dra. Tamiris Zanforlin O. Fernandes (Field Applications Scientist – qPCR/dPCR & NGS on Thermo Fisher Scientific)

4:20 - 4:40 PM:

Oral presentations

4:40 - 5:20 PM:

Lecture: “Redirecting basic science to combat the sars cov 2 pandemic"

Dr. Gonzalo Moratorio (Institut Pasteur de Montevideo, Uruguay)

Friday, 21 October

Friday, October 21th

8:30 - 10:00 AM:

XII National Meeting of Microbiology Postgraduate Students in Agricultural Sciences Areas

8:30 - 10:00 AM:

XIV Forum of Coordinators of Microbiology Postgraduate Programs in Agricultural Sciences Areas

10:00 - 10:30 AM:

Coffee break

10:30 - 11:10 AM:

Meeting between Coordinators and Students

11:10 AM- 12:00 PM:

Awards Session

12:00 PM:

Closing Event

Check out the presentation schedule here:
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