about ASPS 2019

ASPS 2019 to be held 26-29th November 2019 is an event not to be missed! It will bring together plant scientists from across Australia and will be held at AgriBio, La Trobe University, Melbourne.

Included in ASPS 2019 is a Grains Satellite meeting on Friday 29th November.

The conference will cover diverse aspects of plant biology including:

  • Student session
  • Breeding for Human Nutrition
  • Reproductive and Seed Biology
  • Plant Nutrition
  • Genome Regulation: tissues and cells
  • Phenotyping Technologies
  • Medicinal Agriculture
  • Plant Development
  • Communication and Education
  • Abiotic stress
  • Biotic Interactions

Registration now open here!


Early registration rates will apply until 30 June 2019


ASPS student members can apply for travel support. For details go to: http://www.asps.org.au/awards/combio-travel-awards

Four ASPS Award Lectures:

Peter Goldacre Award Presentation & Lecture: Simon Williams, ANU

Jan Anderson Award Presentation & Lecture: Monica Murcha, University of Western Australia

JG Wood Award Presentation & Lecture: Ros Gleadow, Monash University

Teaching Award Presentation & Lecture: Sigfredo Fuentes, University of Melbourne