Texas A&M Plant Breeding Symposium
The Omics Era - A New Page in Plant Breeding
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Memorial Student Center
Admission is free and open to the public. The event will also be broadcast live via webinar.
Registration is required for both on-campus and webinar participation.
John Van Hemert
Three scholarships will be awarded to fund graduate students from other universities to attend the 2018 Texas A&M Plant Breeding Symposium: "The Omics Era- A New Page in Plant Breeding ". Scholarship recipients will be required to present their personal research as a 5-minute presentation and academic poster. The deadline to apply for travel scholarships is December 18, 2017.
The Texas A&M Plant Breeding Symposium will be hosting the fourth annual Student Research Competition. The competition will take place in conjunction with the Symposium. Awards up to $250 per individual will be given to Texas A&M students. The deadline to apply for 5-minute oral presentations + poster is February 2, 2018.
APPLICATIONS OPEN >
Besides just listening to world-renown scientists speak on the topic of plant breeding, there will be an evening social at local restaurant (TBA). It will your opportunity to network with the guest lecturers in a casual atmosphere over food and drink. It is also the one evening to unite plant breeders from different departments and crops