Upcoming Events posted at the Global Knowledge Center on Crop Biotechnology (KC)http://www.isaaa.org/kcThe Global Knowledge Center on Crop Biotechnology (KC) is the information sharing initiative of ISAAA, a not-for-profit organization that delivers the benefits of new agricultural biotechnologies to farmers in developing countries for poverty alleviation. en-usICABR 2016http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=596What: ICABR 2016 : 18th International Conference on Agricultural Biotechnology Research Where: Holiday Inn Miami Beach, Florida, USA When: December 5-6, 2016 For details on program, venue, and deadlines for paper submissions, visit the ICABR 2016 website....2nd International and 14th National Iranian Crop Science Congresshttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=595What: 2nd International and 14th National Iranian Crop Science CongressWhere: University of Guilan, Rasht, Iran When: August 30 - September 1, 2016 For more information, visit the event website....Genomics and Bioinformaticshttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=594What: 1st United Arab Emirates University Symposium on Biological Sciences: Genomics and BioinformaticsWhere: United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates When: November 13-15, 2016More details about the symposium are available at the United Arab Emirates University website....CRISPR-CAS9 Tool: From Gene to Functionhttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=593What: CRISPR-CAS9 Tool: From Gene to Function, a CRG CourseWhere: Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG), Dr. Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, SpainWhen: September 5-9, 2016For more information about the course, visit the CRG website....Postgraduate Course in Biosafety in Plant Biotechnologyhttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=592The International Plant Biotechnology Outreach (IPBO) is organizing a distance learning postgraduate course Biosafety in Plant Biotechnology at Ghent University (Belgium) for the academic year 2016-2017. The international learning course will train scientists and law specialists in biosafety expertise and evaluation both at governmental an...CAFEi2016http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=591What: 3rd International Conference on Agricultural and Food Engineering (CAFEi2016) Where: Seri Pacific Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia When: August 23-25, 2016 For more details on registration, venue, and submission of papers, visit the conference website....BIO Latin America Conferencehttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=590What: BIO Latin America Conference When: October 26-28, 2016 Where: Sao Paulo, Brazil Visit the conference website for more details....ICBioE 2016http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=589What: 4th International Conference on Biotechnology Engineering (ICBioE''16)Where: Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaWhen: July 25-27, 2016For more details, visit the conference website....SolGenomics Conferencehttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=588What: The 13th Solanaceae Conference (SolGenomics: From Advances to Applications)Where: Davis, California, USAWhen: September 12-16, 2016Visit the conference website for more details....Banana Research in Africa: Modern Breeding Techniques, Regulatory and Biosafety Issues http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=587What: Banana Research in Africa: Modern Breeding Techniques, Regulatory and Biosafety Issues Where: NARO-Kawanda, Kampala, Uganda When: September 19-30, 2016 The deadline for registration is on June 30, 2016. For more information on the program, registration, scholarship eligibility criteria and application forms, visit the course website or contac...ICFAS 2016http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=586What: 4th International Conference on Food and Agricultural Sciences (ICFAS 2016)When: December 25-27, 2016Where: Kyoto, JapanFor more details, visit the ICFAS website....Animal Biotech Summithttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=585What: Animal Biotech SummitWhen: September 21-23, 2016Where: Bethesda, MarylandGet more details from Biotechnology Innovation Organization....Emerging Technologies for Global Food Securityhttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=584What: Emerging Technologies for Global Food Security Where: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada When: June 14-16, 2016 For more details, visit the website ...Himmelfahrtstagung: New Frontiers for Biotech-Processeshttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=583What: Himmelfahrtstagung: New Frontiers for Biotech-Processes Where: Rhein-Mosel-Halle Koblenz, Germany When: May 2-4, 2016 The three-day annual conference is the main event for Bioprocess and Biochemical engineers in Germany. It is organized by the Biochemical Engineering group of DECHEMA – Germany''s Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechno...5th International Conference and Exhibition on Metabolomicshttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=582What: 5th International Conference and Exhibition on Metabolomics Where: Osaka, Japan When: May 16-18, 2016 For details on registration, program, and abstract submission, visit the Conference website....3rd Plant Genomics Congress: Asiahttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=580What: The 3rd Plant Genomics Congress: Asia Where: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia When: April 11-12, 2016 For more details, visit the Congress website....Genome Editing and Gene Modulation Congress 2016http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=577What: Genome Editing and Gene Modulation Congress 2016 Where: Oxford, United Kingdom When: April 6-8, 2016 The congress will address applications of genome editing and gene modulation technologies in a variety of systems. The Congress will take an ‘application-based approach'' to its scientific agenda and will include genome editing technologies, s...IRBC07 – ICBB05 (Back-to-Back International Conferences)http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=570What: 7th International Rice Blast Conference (IRBC07)Where: Manila, PhilippinesWhen: October 9-13, 2016Registration to IRBC 7 will open in April 2016. For more details, visit the Conference website.What: International Conference on Bacterial Blight of Rice (ICBB05)Where: Manila, PhilippinesWhen: October 16-20, 2016Details about the event are avail...7th International Crop Science Congress (ICSC)http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=569What: 7th International Crop Science Congress (ICSC)Where: Beijing, ChinaWhen: August 14-19, 2016For details on registration, speakers, and deadlines for paper submissions, visit the Congress website....European Biotechnology Congress 2016http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=568What: 17th European Congress on Biotechnology (ECB2016)Where: Krakow, PolandWhen: July 3-6, 2016ECB2016 is organized by the European Federation of Biotechnology. The Congress will include plenary lectures, symposia, trade exhibition, and publications workshop. Satellite events and short talks will also be held during ECB2016. For more details, visi...FAO International Symposium on Agricultural Biotechnologieshttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=567What:  International symposium on The Role of Agriculture Biotechnologies in Sustainable Food Systems and Nutrition Where: FAO Headquarters, Rome, ItalyWhen: February 15-17, 2016Features: Will explore how the application of science and technology, particularly agricultural biotechnologies, can benefit smallholders in developing sustainable...2nd Microbiome R&D and Business Collaboration Congress: Asiahttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=566What: 2nd Microbiome R&D and Business Collaboration Congress: Asia Where: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia When: February 29 - March 1, 2016 For registration, list of speakers, and other details, visit the Congress website....Plant Genes and "Omics": Technology Developmenthttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=565What: International Conference on Plant Genes and "Omics": Technology Development Where: Vienna, AustriaWhen: February 11-12, 2016For more information, visit the conference website. ...BIO International Conventionhttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=564What: BIO International ConventionWhen: June 6-9, 2016Where: San Francisco, CaliforniaFor more details, visit the conference website....InterDrought-V Conferencehttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=563What: InterDrought-V Conference (ID-V)Where: Hyderabad International Convention Center, Hyderabad, IndiaWhen: February 21-25, 2017Preliminary information about ID-V is available at the http://ceg.icrisat.org/idv/. For more details, contact the conference organizer, Rajeev K. Varshney at r.k.varshney@cgiar.org. ...Cell Culture World Congress 2016http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=562What: Cell Culture World Congress 2016 Where: Sofitel Munich Bayerpost, Munich When: February 23-24, 2016 For more details, visit the Congress website....International Conference on Biodiversityhttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=561What: 5th International Conference on BiodiversityWhen: March 10-12, 2016Where: Madrid, SpainFor more details, visit the conference website. ...Philippine National Biotechnology Week 2015 (NBW2015)http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=560What: Philippine National Biotechnology Week 2015When: November 23-28, 2015Where: SM City Dasmariñas, CaviteFor more details, visit the NBW Facebook Page. ...International Conference on Protein Engineeringhttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=559What: International Conference on Protein EngineeringWhen: October 26-28, 2015Where: Chicago, USAVisit the conference website for more information....Panel of Scientists to Answer Questions about GMOhttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=558The Cornell Alliance for Science is hosting a panel of scientists ready to answer your GMO questions on September 10, 2015 at the Unitarian Church of Ithaca, 306 N. Aurora St, Ithaca, NY from 6-8:30 pm (EST). Discussion will take an AMA format, and will be held both in-person and live-streamed at http://allianceforscience.cornell.edu/. Use the hash...3rd Plant Genomics Congress: USAhttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=556What: 3rd Plant Genomics Congress: USAWhen: September 14-15, 2015Where: St. Louis, Missouri Visit the conference website for more details....International Conference on Advances in Bioprocess Engineering and Technologyhttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=555What: International Conference on Advances in Bioprocess Engineering and Technology (ICABET)When: January 20-22, 2016Where: Kolkata, IndiaFor more details, visit the conference website....2nd International Conference on Agriculture, Biotechnology, Science and Engineeringhttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=554What: 2nd International Conference on Agriculture, Biotechnology, Science and Engineering (ICABSE 2015)When: August 28-29, 2015Where: Ho Chi Minh City, VietnamVisit the conference website for more details....Agricultural Bioscience International Conference 2015http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=553What: Agricultural Bioscience International Conference 2015 (ABIC 2015)When: September 7-9, 2015Where: Melbourne, AustraliaConference website: http://www.abic.ca/abic2015/ ...RNAi Product Safety Assessment Workshophttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=552What: RNAi Product Safety Assessment Workshop Organizers: CropLife Korea, the National Center for GM Crops Where: Korea Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Seoul, South Korea When: June 18, 2015Topics: RNAi for insect control (including RNAi mechanism)  RNAi for composition improvement  Environmental risk assessment o...Breeding Science Symposium in Koreahttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=551What: Korean Society of Breeding Science Symposium 2015 Organizers: Korean Society of Breeding Science, the Next-Generation BioGreen 21 Program and Golden Seed ProjectWhere: Bexco, Busan, South Korea When: July 1-3, 2015 For details of the symposium visit The Korean Society of Breeding Science...APG 2015http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=550What: Advances in Plant Genomics (APG 2015) - A Virtual Event When: October 21, 2015 Advances in Plant Genomics (APG2015) will be broadcast to PC or mobile device on October 21. The hottest topics in plant genomics will be addressed in a webinar-style auditorium with the opportunity for live Q&A at the end of each talk. An array of...AgriGenomics Indiahttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=549What: International Conference on Plant Genomics (AgriGenomics India)Where: Hotel Shivalikview, Chandigarh, India When: August 20-21, 2015 The conference will feature internationally renowned scientists from India and abroad as speakers. This conference will address the genomics approaches to enhance plant resistance to diseases, plant breeding, in...The Korean Society for Plant Biotechnology 2015http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=548What: The Korean Society for Plant Biotechnology 2015 When: 18-19 June, 2015 Where: Korean Culture Training Institute, Chung-Nam, South Korea Objective: Discuss ways to vitalize plant bio-industry and strengthen plant biotechnology cooperation in Korea, China and Japan Co-organized by the Korean Society for Plant Biotechnology, Next-Generation BioG...KSABC 2015http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=547The Korean Society for Applied Biological Chemistry (KSABC) in association with The National Center for GM Crops (NCGC), Korea Biotechnology Information Center (KBIC), and Bioconverted Medical Herb Materials Bank is organizing the 2015 International Symposium and annual meeting on June 18-20, 2015 at Pyeongchang Campus, Seoul National University, S...Plant Genomes and Biotechnology: From Genes to Networkshttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=546What: Plant Genomes and Biotechnology: From Genes to NetworksWhen: December 2-5, 2015Where: Cold Spring Harbor, NYVisit the conference website for more information....International Conference on Plant Biologyhttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=545What: International Conference on Plant BiologyWhen: September 21-23, 2015Where: San Antonio, USAVisit the conference website for more details....International Conference on Biotechnology, Nanotechnology & Environmental Engineeringhttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=544What: International Conference on Biotechnology, Nanotechnology & Environmental Engineering When: April 22-23, 2015 Where: Bangkok, ThailandMore details are available at the conference website....Global Food Security Conferencehttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=543What: 2nd International Conference on Global Food Security When: October 11-14, 2015 Where: Ithaca, NY, USA Visit the conference website for more information....7th Asia Pacific Biotech Congresshttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=542What: 7th Asia Pacific Biotech CongressWhere: Double Tree by Hilton, Beijing, ChinaWhen: July 13-15, 2015For more details, visit the Congress website....The Plant Genomics Congress (Asia)http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=541What: 2nd Plant Genomics Congress Asia When: March 19-20, 2015 Where: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia CBU readers can get a 10% discount with code "CBU/10". For more details contact nnoakes@globalengage.co.uk or visit the conference website.  ...ACB 2015http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=539What: Asian Congress on Biotechnology 2015 (ACB2015)Where: Istana Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaWhen: November 15-19, 2015For registration and other details, visit the ACB2015 website....Training Programme on Emerging Issues in Agricultural Policy Researchhttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=537The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) will hold a 7-day training programme for scientists of ICAR institutes on "Emerging Issues in Agricultural Policy Research" in New Delhi, India on March 19-25, 2015. The training program aims to sensitize and expose the participants to emerging agricultural issues, and to improve understanding of t...The Plant Genomics Congress Asiahttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=536What: 2nd Plant Genomics Congress Asia When: March 19-20, 2015 Where: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Readers benefit from a 10% discount with code "CBU/10". For more details contact nnoakes@globalengage.co.uk or visit http://www.globalengage.co.uk/plantgenomicsasia.html....The Plant Genomics Congress USAhttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=535What: The 3rd Plant Genomics Congress USA When: September 14-15, 2015 Where: St. Louis, Missouri Save 15% when you register before March 27, 2015. Use discount code NN/AL/15. For more details, visit http://goo.gl/DZIvPW....World Congress on Roots and Tuber Cropshttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=534The World Congress on Root and Tuber Crops (3rd Scientific Conference of the Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century (GCP21) and 17th Symposium of the International Society for Tropical Root Crops) will be held in Nanning, China on October 5-10, 2015. For details on registration, program, and accommodation presented at the second announceme...8th Annual International Symposium on Agriculturehttp://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=532What: 8th Annual International Symposium on Agriculture When: July 13-16, 2015 Where: Athens, Greece Conference website: http://www.atiner.gr/agriculture.htm...ICAB 2015http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=530What: International Conference on Agriculture and Biotechnology When: July 15-16, 2015 Where: Scandic Sergel Plaza, Stockholm, Sweden For more information, visit http://www.biospace.com/calendar_event_details.aspx?CalendarEventEntityId=693254....6th World Congress on Biotechnology http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=524What: 6th World Congress on Biotechnology When: November 30-December 2, 2015 Where: HICC-Hyderabad, India For more details, visit http://www.biotechnologycongress.com/....12th Annual BIO Asia International Conference http://www.isaaa.org/kc/events/details.asp?ID=521What: 12th Annual BIO Asia International Conference When: March 24-25, 2015 Where: Tokyo, Japan For more details, visit http://www.bio.org/events/conferences/bio-asia-international-conference....