Workshops Now Posted - All workshops will be presented on Sunday, July 31st.
Field Trip - experience the botany of the Savannah area!
The 2016 Botany in Action team off to clean-up Mother Matilda Beasley Park - with the Savannah Tree Foundation!
Kudos to them for enduring the heat and making a difference!
Carl Zimmer Plenary Lecturer - Sunday Evening - July 31st
His talk - "Plants Are Weird: Epigenetics, Journalism, and the Alien Beauty of Botany."
Zimmer writes books, articles, essays, and blog posts in which he reports from the frontiers of biology, where scientists are expanding our understanding of life. Since 2013 he has been a columnist at the New York Times, where his column “Matter” appears each week.
Botanical Society of America's Emerging Leader Special Lecture - Selena Smith
Regional Botany Special Lecture - "Ancient Mountains to Recent Shorelines: Adventures in the Flora of Georgia" - Wendy Zomlefer and Linda Chafin
Enhancing Scientist Diversity in Plant Biology Luncheon - Juan Zalapa
Kaplan Memorial Lecture - "Heteroblasty and Heterophylly – when two programs collide" - Neelima Sinha
Pelton Lecture - "The role of the extracellular matrix in defense: New insights into plant and animal immune responses" - Martha Hawes
Demonstrating the value of herbaria to decision-makers
August 4, 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Savannah International Trade and Conference Center
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Put these on your calendar NOW!
Botany 2018 - Rochester, Minnesota (click on the link to watch the time lapse photography of the new center! They will build it and we will come!)
July 21 - 25, 2018
Botany 2019 - Tucson, Arizona
July 27 - 31, 2019
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