SwissPLANT symposium 2020

The Swiss Plant Science Web will hold its annual symposium «SwissPLANT» from 29 – 31 January 2020 in Ovronnaz (VS),Switzerland.

The conference is open to group leaders of the Swiss Plant Science Web. Each research group is encouraged to be represented by its group leader and/or a deputy.

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

The 2020 scientific program committee is composed of SPSW members of the University of Fribourg:

Organizer and contact: Sylvia Martínez, Swiss Plant Science Web

Venue and Schedule

  • Hotel des Bains d'Ovronnaz | Route des Bains 93 | 1911 Ovronnaz VS (travel to Leytron poste with postbus) | Switzerland,
  • Tentative Start: Wednesday, 29 January, 17:00h (15:00h Strategic Meeting for SPSW members)
  • Tentative End: Friday, 31 January, 12:00h

Registration & abstract submission

Use this link to register and upload your abstract (Google form).

Extended abstract submission and registration: 1 December 2019.

If you experience problems, contact Sylvia

Conference fee & payments

• Participants are requested to pay their conference fee directly at the hotel front desk.
• Conference package: CHF 330 per person. This rate includes: Hotel accomodation (2 nights in a single room), 2 breakfasts, 2 dinners (drinks not included), conference coffee breaks, conference room utilization, wifi, and 2 Kurtaxen.


• The hotel will charge participants for cancellations or reservation changes made after 17 December 2019.

Sylvia Martinez portrait

Sylvia Martinez
University of Basel
Dept of Environmental Sciences – Botany
4056 Basel

Tel: +41 61 207 3503