Conference on Microbial Ecology of Biofilms

b-rittmann at b-rittmann at
Mon May 25 02:21:13 EST 1998

In case you have not seen prior notices, the IAWQ Biofilms Specialist Group
is sponsoring an international specialty conference on

The Microbial Ecology of Biofilms

The dates are 8 - 10 October, 1998, and the location is Lake Bluff,
Illinois (USA), which is just outside Chicago.

Detailed information on the objectives of the conference, the program, the
location, and applying to be a delegate can be found in the Second
Announcement, which is located most quickly at the conference's website:

Inquiries can be directed to to the conference chairman, Prof. Bruce
Rittmann, by e-mail at:  b-rittmann at  Alternately, you may contact
his assistant, Ms. Chrysi Laspidou at:  c-laspidou at

Because dissemination of the Second Announcement was delayed, the deadline
for application to be a delegate and to submit an abstract for a poster
presentation has been extended to June 1.  If you are interested in
attending this exciting specialists conference, please contact Dr. Rittmann
right away.

Bruce E. Rittmann
John Evans Professor of Environmental Engineering
Northwestern University
2145 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208-3109
b-rittmann at
1-847-491-8790 (ph); 1-847-491-4011 (fax)

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