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

Seed Longevity Workshop 2015

ISSS_FLYER_2015_NEW An updated flyer with new dates is available for the Seed Longevity Workshop 2015 in Gatersleben. See also the following link to the conference website: http://meetings.ipk-gatersleben.de/ISSS_Longevity_2015.      

postdoctoral position Angers

PostDoc position IRHS Angers France Our group has a 2 year postdoctoral position to study seed longevity. At this stage, we are searching for potential candidates who are not French citizen even if this is not ... Read more »

post-doc position Paris

PostDocupmc Christophe Bailly has a post-doc position available in his lab at the Université Pierre et Marie Curie in Paris. See the above link for details.

Meetings & Events

First announcement for the planned Seed Longevity Workshop in 2015

ISSS_2015_FLYER The ISSS workshop on Seed Longevity will be organised in Gatersleben (Germany) from 7-10 July 2015.

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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