Annual General Meeting

Notice of the Annual General Meeting 2024

The Annual General Meeting of the British Mycological Society wil be held online at 7pm on Wednesday, 25 September 2024. 

Annual General Meeting 2023

At the Annual General Meeting on Monday 2nd October, BMS President Prof Janet Quinn and the Chairs of the BMS Committees gave an overview of the Society's activities from the past year.  The financial accounts for the year ending December 2022 were presented by Treasurer, Prof Geoff Gadd, and accepted. Additionally, members approved an updated Constitution for the Society, which is effective immediately, and approved the proposed members of BMS Council and Committees.

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Prof Mat Fisher

Guest Speaker

The formal business of the AGM was followed by a presentation for BMS members on "Citizen-Science Approaches to Understanding Big Fungal Problems" by Prof Mat Fisher (Imperial College London).


Mat talked about how working with citizens and enthusiasts has been essential to understanding how fungi are adapting to the Anthropocene in ways that impact biodiversity and human health, focusing on the global emergence of amphibian chytridiomycosis and the burgeoning problem of multi-drug resistant aspergillosis.