Special Features of the Inaugural Program
$1,000 travel awards will be provided to all those selected to present a short talk. This will cover registration and two nights in the headquarters hotel. Potentially, depending on funding success, travel awards will also be available for a number of poster presenters.
If you’re interested in learning more about Plant Syn Bio, please view the Plant Synthetic Biology 101 webinar on Plantae. Webinar speakers include:
Arjun Khakar, University of Minnesota
Aileen Mastouri, Program Director at Joyn Bio
Brynne Stanton: Head of Metabolic Engineering at Joyn Bio
June Medford, Colorado State University
Andrew Hanson, University of Florida
Also, please join the Plant Synthetic Biology network on Plantae! There are a lot of resources and connections available via this collaborative network, and it’s a great place to stay up to date with news and information about the SynBio conference and plant synthetic biology more generally.
Coming soon: The 2019 Focus Issue on Synthetic Biology, published by Plant Physiology
And everything you have come to expect at an ASPB conference:
Discounted fee for attending both Plant Biology 2019 and Plant Synthetic Biology
WiFi in the meeting rooms and in your hotel rooms at no charge
Opening day luncheon featuring a Q&A session with the Major Symposium speakers on the future of Plant Synthetic Biology
Poster sessions and lots of time for networking