The EMC is held every 4 years under the auspices of the EMS. This European Conference is covering all kinds of microscopy, from optics to electronic, both in matter or life sciences. Guy Schoehn (IBS / MEM), chairman of the SFMU, is among the organizers of this conference that hosts more than 2,000 participants. As part of this conference, the IBS electron microscopy platform organizes a day of training in cryo-electron microscopy on August 26. To know more : http://www.emc2016.fr.