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AGM – 25th September 2019, Volendam

Dear members, The next Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the ISSS will be held at 15:15 - 16:45 on Wednesday 25th September during the 6th Workshop on the Molecular Aspects of Seed Dormancy and Germination in Volendam, The Netherlands. The agenda for the meeting is available within the members area of the website. If you would like to add any points for discussion under "Any other business" please forward to me and they will be added ... Read more »

Student travel grants awarded for Seed Ecology VI

Congratulations to the students who were awarded travel grants to present at the 6th ISSS Seed Ecology meeting in Regensburg, Germany.

  • Deshika Muthuthanthirige, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka
  • Francesco Martini, Guangxi University, China
  • Carlos A. Ordóñez-Parra, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia
  • Heloiza Zirondi, Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Brazil
  • Andre Arruda, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG), Brazil
  • Milène Nadège Koutouan-Kontchoi, Université Félix Houphouet-Boigny, Côte d’Ivoire

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 »

Seed Science Forum 2020 – Seeking the views of the seed science community

The Australian Seed Bank Partnership is pleased to announce that we will hold a Seed Science Forum in April 2020, hosted by the Australian National Botanic Gardens, Canberra, with partner organisations, the Australian Grains Genebank and the Australian Network for Plant Conservation (with more to be announced). The forum will be open to national and international seed scientists and seed practitioners from conservation, restoration, forestry, agricultural and research sectors. The Australian Seed Bank Partnership’s National Seed ... 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).

14th International Symposium of Preharvest Sprouting in Cereals

The 14th International Symposium of Preharvest Sprouting in Cereals will take place in 2019 in Chengdu, China. Please see the flyer Flyer_20170909 for more details.  

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