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ASSC 2020 website is live

The Australasian Seed Science Conference (formerly National Seed Science Forum) will be on 05-09 April 2020, Australian National Botanic Gardens, Canberra, ACT, Australia. This is only a landing page for now but we will be adding more images from across the conference collaborators/partners/themes etc as well as logos and loads more information. But for now we have a web presence! Please register your interest online and feel free to share the below link: https://seedscience2020.com.au/ Thanks! Jose Barrero Sanchez

Registration deadlines 6th Workshop on the Molecular Aspects of Seed Dormancy and Germination

Please note the following registration deadlines: Early bird until 6 July 2019 Registration deadline 16 September 2019 Abstract submission until 29 July 2019 reminder July 2019 More information can be found at the website (www.ISSSVolendam.nl) 6th Workshop on the Molecular Aspects of Seed Dormancy and Germination 22-25 September 2019 Volendam, The Netherlands

6th Workshop on the Molecular Aspects of Seed Dormancy and Germination – update

Registration Opens 1 May On behalf of the International Society of Seed Science, Wageningen University and Research, Seed Valley, the Scientific Committee and the Organising Committee we cordially invite you to the 6th Workshop on Molecular Aspects of Seed Dormancy and Germination in Volendam, The Netherlands. This historical fishing village is close to Amsterdam and is a favourite tourist destination. We look forward to welcoming you to what promises to be an exciting meeting, to present and ... Read more »

14th International Symposium on Pre-Harvest Sprouting in Cereals

On behalf of the organizing committee, it is my pleasure and honor to invite you to the 14th International Symposium on Pre-Harvest Sprouting in Cereals from July 30 to August 2, 2019 in Chengdu, China. Research in the scientific understanding of pre-harvest sprouting and breeding for PHS tolerance cereals will be promoted by a host of world-class scientists and industry representatives that will highlight both applied and fundamental research works. The wide-range realm of the ... Read more »

6th Workshop on Molecular Aspects of Seed Dormancy and Germination

The 6th ISSS workshop on Dormancy and Germination will be held in the Netherlands from 22-25 September 2019. The website will be open soon...

6th Workshop on Seed Ecology 2019

The 6th Workshop on Seed Ecology 2019 will be held in Regensburg, Germany from July 29 - August 2, 2019. Pre-conference workshops will be organised for young scientists and PhD students. The Website is now online (http://www.biologie.uni-regensburg.de/Seed-Ecology2019/index.html).

2018 Hawaiʻi Native Seed Conference

Aloha!   We are excited to announce the 2018 Hawaiʻi Native Seed Conference and Hawaiʻi Seed Bank Partnership Meeting on May 15-18 2018 at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa. Information and updates are available here: http://laukahi.org/hnsc2018/   The Hawai‘i Native Seed Conference brings together conservationists, horticulturalists, ... Read more »

AGM 14th September 2017 Monterey

Dear Members The next Annual General Meeting (AGM) of our society will be held during the conference in Monterey, USA, on 14th September. An agenda for the meeting is published on the ISSS website behind the members wall. Those in attendance can add further discussion points under “Any Other Business”. For those of you who cannot attend the conference and want other issues discussed please forward these to our secretary to be added to the agenda. ... Read more »

NASSTEC Conference, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 25-29 September 2017

The NASSTEC (The Native Seed Science, Technology and Conservation Initial Training Network) International Conference: ‘Seed quality of native species – ecology, production and policy’ will be held from 25-29 September at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK. Registration is free and closes on 30 July. Submit abstracts for oral and poster presentations by 14 July. For further details please see the NASSTEC conference website. https://nasstec.eu/conference/programme   Dr Louise Colville

ISSS conference Monterey – registration open

ISSS conference Monterey – Registration now open Registration and abstract submission is now open for the ISSS conference in Monterey, 10-14 September: https://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=20175   Register now! The conference will be limited to 300 people ➢  http://isss2017.ucdavis.edu/registration/ Need to submit your abstract?  Visit Abstract Submission page ➢ http://isss2017.ucdavis.edu/abstract-submission/  **In order to be considered for an oral presentation, your abstract must be received by 1 June 2017. Book your hotel early!    Find reservation info at http://isss2017.ucdavis.edu/accommodations/

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