The International Symposia on Lactic Acid Bacteria are organised on a three-yearly basis by Stichting Symposia on Lactic Acid Bacteria, a charitable organisation based in the Netherlands (Business registration number KvK 41049671). This organisation is run on a voluntary basis by a group of scientists with interest in the field of lactic acid bacterial research. The only aim of this charity is the organisation of international symposia where researchers from academia and industry can meet, share information and learn.

Please forward your correspondence to: Dr. John W. Chapman

For scientific matters:

Dr. John Chapman (Secretary)
Unilever Foods Innovation Centre
Bronland 14
6708 WH Wageningen
The Netherlands
Tel: +31 611385369

For organisational matters:

Leidseplein 5
1017 PR Amsterdam
The Netherlands
Tel: +31-206239744

The Symposium is organised under the auspices of the Royal Netherlands Society for Microbiology (KNVM) and sponsored by FrielandCampina, IFF, BaseClear Chr. Hansen and DSM