American Society of Plant Biologists, Midwest Section Annual Meeting

Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 8:00am to Sunday, March 4, 2018 - 5:00pm
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Keynote Speaker

Ruth Welti, KLRC, Kansas State University


Featured Speakers

Harry Klee, University of Florida

Reuben Peters, Iowa State University

Patrick Schnable, Iowa State University


Plus:  Satellite Workshop on Metabolomics (March 2, 12:30-5 pm)
To enroll, contact Ann Perera (


Faculty, staff and students are invited to the American Society of Plant Biologists Midwest Section Meeting, March 3-4, 2018 at Iowa State University. The scientists and students from universities from 15 US states and Canada participate annually in the ASPB MW meetings held at different locations.

Everyone with plant related research interests is invited to present their research at the meeting. Registration and abstract submissions are now open ( Program will be available by mid-February.

All abstracts submitted before February 1, 2018 will be considered for oral presentations. Abstracts submitted before February 25 will be included in the program as posters.

To increase undergraduate students' participation, we will waive the registration fees for ISU undergraduate students who will present their results at MW ASPB meeting, through support from the ISU Office of Biotechnology, Departments and Colleges. ISU undergraduate students need to register on MW ASPB meeting website and use the code MW18_ISU.

If you are a PI, please encourage the students and postdocs working in your lab to present their exciting results at this meeting.

If you have any questions, you can contact Olga Zabotina (