Plant Genomics & Gene Editing Congress: USA


19th-20th Oct 2020


Raleigh-Durham, USA

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8th Plant Genomics & Gene Editing Congress: USA

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The Congress will explore novel strategies and developments in plant genomics and gene editing through a series of case studies and an examination of the latest scientific research. Leaders from academia and industry will consider key developments in gene editing technologies such as CRISPR/Cas9 and TALEN and discuss its application in improving disease resistance, stress tolerance and crop yield.

This meeting will be co-located with the 5th Partnerships in Biocontrol & Biostimulants Congress: USA and the Microbiome for Agriculture Congress: USA.

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“Great speakers. Roundtables provided good opportunities for discussion” 
“High-class conference: …the conference facilitated networking; the contents were highly informative; hearing academic and industry presentations was very useful..”
“Great focus on CRISPR technology and NGS”
“The two-day format with breakout sessions was perfect”

2019 Featured Speakers – Our full peaker panel can be found here.


The 2019 programme created a collaborative environment which created new relationships across the full range of plant research.

  • Discovering how research institutions and agri-biotech are using gene-editing technologies like CRISPR to advance their research
  • Applying successful bioinformatic strategies to help overcome plant phenotyping challenges
  • Discovering how gene editing regulation affected them. 
  • Building on existing partnerships and creating new collaborations across industry & academia
  • Giving a poster presentation
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2019 Speakers


The 2019 meeting attracted over 200 experts working in all areas of plant science. They came to examine the latest in gene editing methods for plant genomics research.

The 2020 agenda is currently in production. If you would like to be a part of the speaker panel of this exceptional meeting contact Georgina Cutler at [email protected]


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2019 Supporters

  • Bentham Science
  • Biobased Press
  • BlueSeq
  • Cardea
  • EIN Presswire
  • Global Information
  • Pharma Journalist
  • PharmaVOICE
  • SciDoc Publishers

Interested in partnering with us in 2020? Contact [email protected]

2020 Sponsorship

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Showcase your technologies and products throughout the conference in the dedicated exhibition areas where all refreshment breaks and lunches take place, as well as the networking drinks reception at the end of day one.

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30-minute speaker presentations
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Sponsorship Opportunities

For further details please contact
Faizel Ismail
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email [email protected]

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8th Plant Genomics & Gene Editing Congress: USA


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