A professional society dedicated to fostering and promoting research, education, and communication in the scientific understanding of seeds.

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The International Society for Seed Science (ISSS) is a professional organisation of seed scientists, committed to fostering and promoting research, education and communication in the scientific understanding of seeds, in all aspects, pure and applied, from molecular biology to ecology.

Latest News

Academic position Cranfield University

An academic position is available at Cranfield University for a Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in seed science. See the link below. https://jobs.cranfield.ac.uk/wd/plsql/wd_portal.show_job?p_web_site_id=4009&p_web_page_id=219485   Best wishes Andrew Thompson

Seed ecology meeting 2016

The fifth edition of the Seed Ecology Meeting will be held in Caeté, Brazil from 22-26 August 2016. The website is online and I invite you to visit http://seedecology.wix.com/seedecologyv We also created a fanpage in facebook https://www.facebook.com/seedecologyv   I look ... Read more »

Seed longevity workshop 2015 update

The Seed Longevity Workshop of the International Society for Seed Science will take place in Wernigerode, 5-8 July, 2015. The topic of the workshop is: SEEDS FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS – DETERMINANTS OF LONGEVITY   Up to now 180 participants ... Read more »

Meetings & Events

Seed Longevity Workshop 2015 – only a few days left to register!

ISSS_FLYER_2015_NEW Due to many requests deadlines for abstract submission but also for early bird registration fee for the Seed Longevity Workshop of the International Society for Seed Science in Wernigerode, 5-8 July, 2015 will be extended till 28 FEBRUARY, 2015. The topic ... Read more »

The website for the 11th ISSS Conference has now been launched

The website for the 11th ISSS Conference has now been launched: http://2014seed.doevent.com/ Registration for the conference is now open on the site (reduced for ISSS members) A flyer can be downloaded here Conference flyer v0314   An exciting programme ... Read more »

11th International Master Class on Seed Technology: date change

Unlike published earlier, the Wageningen Seed Centre will organize the 11th International Master Class on Seed Technology on October 12-16, 2014, Wageningen, The Netherlands. The aim of the Master Class is to offer professional seed technologists ... Read more »

Become an ISSS Member

Members of the ISSS are eligible for:

  • reduced registration fees for ISSS sponsored meetings
  • reduced prices on purchases of books published by CAB International (CABI)

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