The IUFRO (International Union of Forest Research Organizations) working group has organized the “Genetics of Fagaceae & Nothofagaceae” meeting to be held in Bordeaux, France from October 9th to 12th, 2012.
This meeting will build upon a successful “Genomics of Forest and Ecosystem Health in the Fagaceae (Beech Family)” meeting held in North Carolina Research Triangle Park in 2009.
The aim of this international conference is to present new scientific findings in the area of genetics and genomics of species within the Fagaceae and Nothofagaceae.
Registration is open.
The Schatz Tree Genetics Colloquium is a biennial meeting focusing on the genetics of trees. The purpose of this colloquium series is to advance the knowledge of tree genetics, breeding, and ecology, with each biennial meeting focusing on a specific family, genus, or species of tree (s).
This year’s colloquium meeting is entitled: Genetics, Ecology, and Management of Walnuts and Butternut. This meeting will be held at the beautiful locale of the Penn State Mont Alto campus, on July 11th and 12th, 2011. Registration for the meeting is FREE, although there is a $20 cost for the closing banquet. Advanced registration is required as there is no on-site registration for the meeting. Deadline for registration is June 24th, 2011.