Спасибо, Санкт-Петербург! Thank you, St. Petersburg!

Thank you so much to Igor Loskutov and the rest of the organizers of the 10th International Oat Conference for hosting such a great meeting in St. Petersburg, Russia, last month! Over time, more information concerning what took place will be added to the newsletter. In the meantime, if you have photos or other information to add, please get in touch with me.

PlantGen2017, Almaty, Kazakhstan

"Dear colleagues!
The Institute of Plant Biology and Biotechnology (IPBB) is cordially inviting you to attend 4th international conference "Plant Genetics, Genomics, Bioinformatics and Biotechnology" (PlantGen2017), which will be held May 29 - June 2, 2017, in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
The staff of our organization, sunny and warm city Almaty will make your stay comfortable and pleasant."

More deadlines, but more celebrating, too!

The 10th International Oat Conference is coming up soon, and the local organizing committee has provided an update. For those of you planning to attend, abstracts for both oral presentations and posters are due this Sunday, May 1st! There are a number of other deadlines regarding visas and so on as well, so please check the website for details.