The Americas region meeting will be coordinated with Plant Biology 18, the annual meeting of the American Society of Plant Biology being held jointly with the Canadian Society for Plant Biology to be held in Montreal, Canada from July 14 to 18, 2018 at the Montreal Convention Center (Palais des congrès de Montréal). The ISPR meeting will overlap with Plant Biology 18 for 1.5 days and continue for a further two days in the Westin Hotel across the street for a total for ISPR of 3.5 days from July 17 to July 20, 2018.
Participants in the ISPR-only meeting are encouraged to arrive Monday evening. Tuesday morning will see joint concurrent sessions between ISPR, ASPB and CSPB. Sessions will cover CO2 sensing and ion channels in stomata and photosynthesis and light reactions and light harvesting.
Tuesday Afternoon will have a joint ASPB/CSPB/ISPR Plenary Session on “Ecophysiology: Leaf to Global Scale” featuring Elizabete Carmo-Silva, Joy Ward, Bev Law, and Joe Berry.
A career workshop for students and post-docs will be held Wednesday over lunch
ISPR Poster sessions will be held Wednesday and Thursday from 17:00 to 19:00. Awards for best posters by students and post-docs will be announced Friday at the coffee break.
The meeting will conclude Friday at 12:15.