1st Anti-VeC UK Annual Meeting, Glasgow 2018

1st ANTI-VeC Annual UK Meeting - 23rd-24th July 2018, Glasgow


The first annual UK meeting was held at the University of Glasgow on 23rd - 24th July 2018.

This was the first network member meeting, which outlined the scope and ambition of the network, and brought together UK and overseas researchers to discuss important topics and breakthroughs in the relevant fields.

The meeting report will soon be made available.

2nd Anti-VeC Annual UK Meeting, London, June 2019

2nd ANTI-VeC Annual UK Meeting - 20th-21st June 2019, London

The second annual UK meeting will take place at Imperial College, London on Thursday 20th and Friday 21st June 2019.


Programme 2nd ANTI-VeC Annual Meeting - Final Programme

Delegate Pack 2nd ANTI-VeC Annual Meeting - Delegate Pack

Campus Map Imperial College - South Kensington Campus Map

Delegate List Anti-VeC Annual Meeting June 2019 Delegate List


The following speakers have been confirmed:

  • Professor Steve Sinkins, University of Glasgow
  • Professor Andrea Crisanti, Imperial College London
  • Dr Mara Lawniczak, Sanger Institute
  • Dr Jandouwe Villinger, Icipe, Kenya
  • Dr Jeremy Herren, Icipe, Kenya
  • Dr Hanafy Ismail, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
  • Professor Greg Hurst, University of Liverpool
  • Dr Tony Nolan, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
  • Dr Alvaro Acosta-Serrano, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
  • Dr Etienne Bilgo, IRSS, Burkina Faso
  • Dr Ann Kelly, King’s College London
  • Professor Javier Lezaun, University of Oxford
  • Dr Marta Andres Miguel, University College London
  • Dr Pattamaporn Kittayapong, Mahidol University, Thailand
  • Professor Guido Favia, University of Camerino, Italy
  • Professor Austin Burt, Imperial College London
  • Dr Grant Hughes, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
  • Dr Roberto Galizi, Imperial College London
  • Ms Olivia Majorin, Imperial College London
  • Professor Les Firbank, University of Leeds
  • Professor Frederic Tripet, Keele University
  • Dr Morven Roberts, UKRI Medical Research Council (MRC)
  • Ms Alexina Weekes, Wellcome Trust
  • Dr Eva Veronesi, University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • Dr Simon Carpenter, Pirbright Institute



3rd Anti-VeC Annual UK Meeting, London, October 2020

The 3rd ANTI-VeC Annual meeting will be held at Imperial College London on 1st – 2nd October 2020.


Further information will be made available in due course.



External Conferences and Events

Innate Immunity in Host-Pathogen Interactions, EMBL Heidelberg, Germany


28 Jun - 1 Jul 2020

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26th International Congress of Entomology, Finland

POSTPONED, new dates 18-23 July 2021 Entomology, Finland

19-24 July 2020

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International Conference on Vector-borne Diseases, ICVBD 2020 Singapore

August 3-5, 2020

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10th Tick & Tick-Borne Pathogen Conference, Romania

24-28 August 2020

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7th PAMCA Annual Conference & Exhibition, Accra, Ghana


21-23 September, 2020

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American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH), Canada

The 2020 Annual Meeting is proceeding as planned

15-19 November 2020

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19th International Congress of Infectious Diseases, Malaysia

20-23 February 2020

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Molecular Approaches to Malaria, Australia

23-27 February 2020

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Annual Meeting of the German Society for Parasitology, Germany

18-21 March 2020