Previous Congresses

Microscience Microscopy Congress 2021: 5 - 8 July 2021, Online

mmc2021 incorporating EMAG 2021 took place virtually for the first time! It was an international scientific virtual conference of six parallel streams, covering an enormous range of microscopy, cytometry and imaging topics. View the abstract database on the dedicated mmc2021 site.

Also included was a huge free to attend virtual exhibition with companies both large and small showcasing their latest equipment and available to answer your questions. As well as virtual meetings & workshops covering the latest emerging topics.

Download the 2021 Conference Programme

Microscience Microscopy Congress 2019: 1 - 4 July 2019, Manchester Central, UK

The Microscience Microscopy Congress 2019 was as big and as bold as ever with 36 conference sessions, an exhibition with more than 100 companies represented, a brilliant selection of features such as pre-event workshops and turn-up-and-learn training opportunities and a busy social programme. 

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Microscience Microscopy Congress 2017: 3 - 7 July 2017, Manchester Central, UK

Fun, Friendly, Informative – mmc2017 brought together microscopists from all over the world

Many passionate microscopists made their way to Manchester, to experience a mixture of inspirational talks, practical workshops from experts and engage with a huge number of companies ready to answer questions and present demonstrations at mmc2017

We are proud to have registered over 1340 attendees including 656 full scientific conference delegates and 684 free day visitors who were able to interact with over 130 exhibiting companies, four commercial workshop areas and the brilliant Learning Zone. With many attendees commenting on the great atmosphere and the social hub at Manchester Central mmc2017, as always, presented a great opportunity for informal networking and the chance to share ideas with like-minded individuals using microscopy internationally. 

The exciting conference included sessions from Advanced Spectroscopy to Bespoke Light Microscopy for Molecular Level Imaging with inspirational talks such as Combining super-resolution fluorescence and atomic force microscopy and Charting new frontiers in heterogenous catalysis with multi-dimensional electron microscopy.

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Microscience Microscopy Congress 2015: 29 June - 2 July 2015, Manchester Central, UK

Over 1300 people flocked to Manchester to see the latest and greatest in microscopy through both the conference and the exhibition.

mmc2015 got off to a busy start with 5 pre-congress workshops covering ImageJ, EELS, AFM, Light Sheet Microscopy and OMERO.  The following day saw the opening of the huge exhibition, the display of over 125 posters in the first of two poster sessions (the second of which included a similar number of posters) and the beginning of six parallel conference sessions covering a huge array of microscopy topics which were to continue for the next two days.

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Microscience Microscopy Congress 2014: 30 June - 3 July 2014, Manchester Central, UK

The RMS returned to Manchester Central for mmc2014, the Microscience Microscopy Congress built on the success of emc2012 at the same venue. The Conference expanded from the three parallel sessions of MICROSCIENCE to four, and featured the best from both worlds in the microscopical sense –life and physical sciences, & light and electron microscopy.

The Conference ran side-by-side with Europe's largest exhibition of microscopy and imaging equipment, with one hundred companies demonstrating a wide range of equipment and consumables. If this wasn't enough, the event was also packed with training opportunities, workshops, the RMS International Scientific Imaging Competition and many social events

Download the 2014 Conference Programme