6th Annual MetaSUB Conference

August 13, 2020

Weill Cornell Medical College, Virtual

New York City, USA

Zoom Conference with over 50 attendees

6th Annual MetaSUB Conference

The 6th Annual MetaSUB Conference was held on August 13, 2020 virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This was a day long event that featured speakers from all around the world.


The meeting this year discussed the data from Global City Sampling Day and future plans for the consortium. Some featured talks were about the MetaSEW and MetaMED studies, as well as environmental sampling during the COVID-19 pandemic. The meeting was hosted by Dr. Christopher Mason and Executive Director Benjamin Young.


The conference featured Keynote Speaker Dr. Kennda Lynch, a Staff Scientist at the Lunar and Planetary Institute