Speakers are listed in alphabetical order.

Mohammad Amoozegar
Mohammad AmoozegarDepartment of Microbiology, School of Biology, College of Science, University of Tehran, Iran
Iranian hypersaline lakes: Diversity, Taxonomy, Applications
Kathy Benison
Kathy Benison USA
The Role of the Halophiles Community in Mars Sample Return.
Jocelyn Di Ruggiero
Jocelyn Di RuggieroDepartment of Biology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore USA
Translational landscape of the halophilic archaeon Haloferax volcanii.
Mª Eugenia Farias
Mª Eugenia FariasPlanta Piloto de Procesos Industriales Microbiológicos, Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas, San Miguel de Tucumán, Tucumán Argentina
Uri Gophna
Uri GophnaIsrael
The effect of CRISPR-associated nucleases on DNA repair and recombination in Haloferax.
John Hallsworth
John HallsworthInstitute for Global Food Security School of Biological Sciences, Queen's University Belfast Northern Ireland (UK)
Brine-water, seawater and freshwater as preservatives of cells.
Rosa Martinez Espinosa
Rosa Martinez EspinosaSpain
Denitrifying haloarchaea: sources and sinks of nitrogenous gases involved in global warming.
Mar Martínez Pastor
Mar Martínez PastorDepartment of Biology Duke University North Carolina, USA
TroR: the DtxR Transcription Factor that regulates iron homeostasis in Haloferax volcanii
Francisco J. Martínez Mojica
Francisco J. Martínez MojicaSpain
CRISPRs and salt
Anita Marchfelder
Anita MarchfelderBiology II Ulm University Germany
RNA metabolism in Haloferax volcanii
Terry McGenity
Terry McGenityUK
Factors influencing the distribution, growth and survival of halophiles
Aharon Oren
Aharon Oren Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, The Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Mechthild Pohlschroder
Mechthild Pohlschroder University of Pennsylvania, USA
Elucidating the mechanisms of Haloferax volcanii morphological plasticity using genetic screens and proteomics.
Elina Roine
Elina RoineMolecular and Integrative Biosciences Research Programme Molecular Virology Unit, University of Helsinki Finland
Antonio Ventosa
Antonio VentosaDepartment of Microbiology and Parasitology Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Sevilla Sevilla, Spain
Culturomics of halophiles: from pure culture to metagenomics...and back
Michael Yakimov
Michael YakimovInstitute of Polar Sciences
Functional analysis of nanohaloarchaea-haloarchaea associations