[Arabidopsis] Posters due Next FRIDAY! ICAR- Scotland

Joanna Friesner via arab-gen%40net.bio.net (by jdfriesner from ucdavis.edu)
Wed Apr 22 11:44:34 EST 2009

Dear All
The 20th International Conference on Arabidopsis Research will take place
30th June - 4th July 2009 in the historic and vibrant city of Edinburgh,
Scotland, UK.

Please note that the deadline for poster abstract submission closes on the
1st of May (next week). So if you would like to present a poster at the
meeting submit your abstract NOW by visiting,


The keynote speaker at ICAR 2009 will be the Lasker Prize winning scientist
Prof. David Baulcombe
We have a great programme of world-renowned speaker confirmed including
Enrico Coen, Caroline Dean, Joe Ecker, Jiri Firml, Nicholas Harberd,
Alistair Hetherington, Andrew Millar, Ben Scheres, Mark Stitt and Jian-Kang
Zhu. For a full programme visit http://arabidopsis2009.com/programme.html
and http://arabidopsis2009.com/speakers.html

The conference will consist of two plenary sessions each morning and four
concurrent sessions each afternoon, which will include presentations chosen
from submitted abstracts. The conference will feature a number of
community-led workshops that will provide opportunities for
focused discussion, whilst three poster sessions will provide ample time
for research discussion. Delegates will also have a free afternoon between the
Friday morning sessions and evening poster session to engage in networking,
scientific discussion and to explore Edinburgh and it¹s surroundings.
Important Deadlines
Poster Abstract Submission Closes 1st May 2009
Regular Registration Closes 15th June 2009
We look forward to seeing you in Edinburgh.

Ruth Bastow 
Joanna Friesner

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