General Information

Trends in Microscopy” (TiM), the biennial conference of GerBI-GMB, alias GerBI-GMB Spring School, is an intense microscopy training camp offering hands-on workshops and scientific talks from distinguished guest speakers. The program also covers fundamentals of optics and practical sessions on image analysis.

Participants will reside at the conference site, a nicely renovated ancient military base immersed in the unspoiled landscape of the Biosphere Reserve Swabian Alb, for the whole week. TiM2022 addresses in particular Ph.D. students, Postdocs, and Core Facility members.

Please find further information and impressions here, or have a look at twitter (#TiM2020).


For acutal workshop see our events section.


We are happy to welcome sponsors. Sponsoring options will be made available here in a few weeks. Contact us already (see below) if you are interested in sponsoring, we’ll keep you up to date.

TiM2022 will take place at Albgut – Altes Lager in Münsingen on the Swabian Alb. Lectures and workshops will be held in the Württemberg Palais. Participants will be housed on-site in the renovated officers´ quarters (3 min walk).


TiM2022 is organised by German BioImaging – Gesellschaft für Mikroskopie und Bildanalyse e.V..