This conference strongly supports the promotion of plant science among young, aspiring scientists by bringing researchers of different life and career phases from diverse subfields and countries together. In this event current research topics will be emphasized and future directions will be discussed. The conference offers a broad, high quality  scientific program with eight sessions devoted to different aspects of plant science including:

  • Phytohormones

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jürgen Kleine-Vehn

  • Development

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jörg Becker

  • Genome Defense and Epigenetics

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Lionel Navarro

  • Responses to Abiotic Stress

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Stéphane Maury

  • Ecology and Environmental Changes

Keynote Speaker: Prof. Ted Turlings

  • Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Veronica Grieneisen

  • Applied Biology

Keynote Speaker: Prof. Eva-Mari Aro

  • Biotic Interactions

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Steve Whisson