Past Symposia

 Programs from previous PBGB symposia can be accessed on our Past Symposia page.

Phenomic Applications in Plant Breeding

Date: December 12-13th, 2019
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, November 27, 2019 CLOSED


Please complete the general registration form to participate in Symposium events. There are six travel grants available to graduate students presenting a poster in the Graduate Student Poster Competition on December 13th. If you are interested in presenting a poster and being considered for a travel grant, please also complete the poster registration form.

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Event Features

About the Symposium

The annual Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology (PBGB) symposium ‘Phenomic Applications in Plant Breeding’ will be held on December 12-13, 2019 in the Molecular Plant Science Building at Michigan State University in East Lansing, MI. The symposium features invited talks from both academia and industry, workshop organized by NRT-IMPACTS trainees, a poster session, round-table discussion as well as a lightning talk competition. Invited speakers are world-class experts in their fields from universities and companies across the U.S.

Live Steam

Register in advance to live stream the Symposium presentations (via Zoom). After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


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We would like to thank the following sponsors: 

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If you have any questions, please contact the Symposium Planning Committee Co-chairs:

Natalie            Chris

        Natalie Kaiser                                                 Christopher Gottschalk