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Report of the ICSP Chairman

The report of the Chairman of the ICSP for the term from 2008 to 2014 is available. Download PDF


2014 IUMS Meeting and ICSP Plenary Session

The meeting of the IUMS will be held in Montreal from July 27 to August 1, 2014. Please refer to the official IUMS 2014 Meeting site and the schedule of business meetings for updates.

IUMS Bacteriology and Applied Microbiology (BAM) Division Meeting Schedule
BAM Division Meeting
Wednesday, July 30 11:00—13:00 Room 520C
 
ICSP   Room 520E
Sunday, July 27 09:00—11:30 Judicial Commission (1)
  14:00—15:00 ICSP Executive Board
  15:00—17:30 ICSP Plenary (1)
 
Monday, July 28 09:00—12:00 Judicial Commission (2)
  13:00—15:00 ICSP Plenary (2)
 
Tuesday, July 29 09:00—11:00 ICSP Subcommittee on the Taxonomy of Aeromonadaceae, Vibrionaceae and related organisms
  11:00—13:00 ICSP Subcommittee on the Taxonomy of suborder Micrococcineae
  13:00—18:00 IJSEM editorial board
Wednesday, July 30 09:00—11:00 ICSP Subcommittee on the Taxonomy of Bacillus and related organisms
  11:00—13:00 ICSP Subcommittee on the Taxonomy of Flavobacterium and Cytophaga-like bacteria
  14:00—17:00 Judicial Commission (3)
Thursday, July 31 09:00—09:15 ICSP Subcommittee on the Taxonomy of the family Halobacteriaceae (closed meeting)
  09:15—09:30 ICSP Subcommittee on the Taxonomy of the family Halomonadaceae (closed meeting)
  09:30—11:00 ICSP Subcommittee on the Taxonomy of the family Halobacteriaceae and ICSP Subcommittee on the Taxonomy of the family Halomonadaceae (joint open meeting)
  14:00—16:00 ICSP Plenary (3)
 
International Subcommittee for Bacterial Systematics
Friday, July 25 08:00—17:00 Room 448
Saturday, July 26 08:00—17:00 Room 448

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About the ICSP

The ICSP, formerly the International Committee on Systematic Bacteriology (ICSB), is the body that oversees the nomenclature of prokaryotes, determines the rules by which prokaryotes are named and whose Judicial Commission issues Opinions concerning taxonomic matters, revisions to the Bacteriological Code, etc.

The Role of the ICSP, by H.G. Trüper and B.J. Tindall.

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Officers of the International Committee on Systematics of Prokaryotes

The current term is 2008‐2014. Elections of new officers will occur at the Plenary Session of the ICSP in Montreal. For a list of past officers from 1939 to present, please see the complete history of ICSP and Judicial Commission.

Chairman

Vice-Chairman

Executive Secretary-Treasurer

Secretary for Subcommittees

Editorial Secretary

Executive Board, Members-at-Large

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Officers of the Judicial Commission of the ICSP

The current term is 2008‐2014.

Chairman

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Taxonomic Subcommittees

Some subcommittees have home pages listing their current membership (together with information on meetings, minutes, minimal standards papers and other subcommittee activities) and lists of taxa covered.

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