The Swiss Society of Plant Biology will hold its annual symposium «SwissPLANT» from 23 to 25 January 2023 in Les Diablerets.

The conference is open to group leaders/ PIs of the Swiss Plant Science Web. Each research group is encouraged to be represented by its group leader, senior scientists and their promising young group members.

SwissPLANT participants get an overview and discuss current research advances in plant sciences in Switzerland. The meeting is an excellent opportunity to interact and network with peer plant scientists.

The scientific program committee is composed of SPSW members of the University of Basel:

Organizer and contact: Sylvia Martínez, Swiss Society of Plant Biology

Deadline for abstract submissions: 1 Dec 2022.

Mail your abstract in text-format with max 220 words to Sylvia Martinez. You can use the abstract-template.

Information about acceptance: before Christmas holidays.

One day before SwissPLANT 2023 the Society of Plant Biology is launching a new and conjunct event specifically addressing young researchers working in Swiss universities. PhD students and postdoc fellows are welcome to submit abstracts. See separate Call: SwissPLANT Early Career Meeting

► PIs are encouraged to disseminate this information in their team.

• Participants are requested to make their payments directly at the hotel front desk.
• Conference package: CHF 484 per person. This rate includes: Hotel accommodation (2 nights in a single room), 2 breakfasts, 2 dinners (drinks not included), conference coffee breaks, conference room utilization, wifi, and 2 x tourist tax.

SwissPlant poster

Call for abstracts 2023


The Swiss Society of Plant Biology launches a meeting for the next generation of plant biologists.

PhD students and postdocs are encouraged to present and discuss their findings in Les Diablerets.

The meeting addresses PhD students approaching the end of their project and postdoc scholars. Two senior members of the community will attend as mentors.

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