10th International Meeting on Antimicrobial Peptides

September 6 - 8, 2023

University of Trieste, Italy


Conference Co-Chairs

Alex Tossi

University of Trieste

Marco Scocchi

University of Trieste

Organising Committee

IMAP 2023 is held under the auspices of the Protein & Peptide Science Group of the Royal Society of Chemistry who have also provided financial support.

Continuing a Successful Series

IMAP 2023 is the 10th in a series of meetings building on the success of the previous meetings held in Utrecht, Netherlands (IMAP 2019), Edinburgh, UK (IMAP 2018), Copenhagen, Denmark (IMAP 2017), Leipzig, Germany (IMAP 2016), London, UK (IMAP 2015), Graz, Austria (IMAP 2014), London, UK (IMAP 2013) and Leipzig, Germany (IMAP 2012 and IMAP 2008). Visit the Archive Page for details of some of the earlier conferences.

Antimicrobial Peptides (AMPs) and Host Defence Peptides (HDPs)

The 10th International Meeting on Antimicrobial Peptides (IMAP 2023), originally scheduled for August 2020, will now take place in September 2023. The meeting will be hosted by the University of Trieste.

The conference will cover both the antimicrobial activity of peptides as well as their role in regulation and modulation of the immune system.


A range of sponsorship and exhibition packages are available. Contact us for details, or download the PDF for more information.

IMAP 2023 Exhibition.pdf
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Abstract submission is
now open

Visit the Program & Abstracts page for details.

Scientific Programme

  • Prediction, Design & Synthesis

  • Mode of Action & Resistance

  • AMPs on Surfaces & Biomaterials

  • AMPs / HDPs in Immunomodulation

  • Applications & Therapeutics

Invited Speakers