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13th Solanaceae Conference, Davis, CA USA

Don’t wait too long ~ Registration is filling quickly! REGISTER NOW CONFERENCE SPEAKER selections are complete ➢ POSTER ABSTRACTS still being accepted ➢ Submit poster abstracts online at: (Must register before poster will be accepted) Have questions or need more info? Email Julie Tillman | SolGenomics 2016 is on FACEBOOK and TWITTER Join us to keep up to date with the latest conference news!

Introducing reduced Post-Doc Registration Rate

Early Registration $550 USD February 3 — April 30, 2016 Regular Registration $650 USD May 1 — July 31, 2016 Late Registration $750 USD August 1 — September 1, 2016 Student or Post-Doc Registration $250 USD Now through September 1, 2016 Accompanying Person $150 USD Now through September 1, 2016 The conference will be limited to 350 people.

Conference Invited Speakers

We are very excited to announce that our conference invited speaker selections are nearly complete! Find out more about our line-up of top-notch speakers on our INVITED SPEAKERS page. And check back often as we’ll be completing our list as we get more confirmations. EVENT or CONFERENCE SESSION INVITED SPEAKER Welcome/Opening Reception Keynote Richard Michelmore Banquet Keynote Roger Chetelat Diversity-Taxomy/Crop Germplasm Diversity Sandy Knapp Barriers to Breeding Pat Bedinger Genomes and Genome Technologies Dario Cantu…

Student & PostDoc Invited Speaker information

One student or postdoctoral speaker will be invited for each of our 14 conference scientific sessions. Invited speakers will have their registration, lodging and transportation sponsored/paid. Invited speakers will be selected from submitted abstracts. Selections will not be made until early June, after our oral presentation abstract submission deadline has passed and the scientific committee has had time evaluate abstracts and make invited speaker determinations.

Registration and Abstract Submission now open!

Dear Solanaceae Community, We invite you! 13th Solanaceae Conference, SolGenomics: Advances to Applications Conference • 12-16 September 2016 at UC Davis This international conference brings together over 300 scientists and students to discuss the latest advances in genomics and applications for understanding and producing solanaceous plants and crops. Registration and abstract submission are NOW OPEN on the conference website. Students and postdocs are especially encouraged to submit abstracts for oral or poster presentations. Stipends…

Welcome Reception & Garden Gala Banquet events in the works!

Welcome Reception ✥ Monday evening | September 12, 2016 Opening Speaker • Food Trucks • Beverages • Dessert • Live Mariachi Music The Welcome Reception will be held on the beautiful UC Davis Vanderhoef Quad. Vanderhoef Quad The modern gateway to campus and a perfect breakout space for nearby events.Set in the midst of the Gateway District sits an expansive natural space. With its limestone walkway and iconic vertical waterfall, the…

Stay and Play in Davis: A Quick Look

General Information for Conference Attendees Flying to UC Davis?  Below are the nearest airports to the campus Sacramento International Airport San Francisco International Airport Shuttle Options from the airports to UC Davis  The Davis Airporter Super Shuttle Where to stay…in order closest to the UC Davis Conference Center, the location for SolGenomics 2016. Rooms have been set aside at the following hotels with a special conference rate. Be sure to book early!…

Support SolGenomics 2016!

UC Davis Conference Center, exterior

On behalf of the local Organizing Committee for the 13th Annual Solanaceae Conference, we invite your organization to join in sponsoring our 2016 annual meeting being held at the University of California, Davis on 12-16 September 2016. Since 2003, the Solanaceae community has met annually to highlight research progress especially related to genomics research of the Solanaceae species. For the first time since the 2007, the annual meeting will be…

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Key Dates

Abstract Submissions
TALKS ➣ Closed
POSTERS ➣ Closed
Early Registration
➣ Feb ⎯ April 30, 2016
Regular Registration
➣ May 1 ⎯ July 31, 2016
Late Registration
➣ Aug 1 ⎯ Aug 23, 2016 (Registration is closed)
Conference Dates
➣ Sept. 12 — 16, 2016


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