1. Maximizing Yield Potential;
2. Protecting Crop Potential (biotic and abiotic stresses);
3. Agriculture and the Environment;
4. Diet and health.
Invited speakers so far include:
Prof Ian Crute CBE (Chief Scientist, Agriculture & Horticultural Development Board)
Prof Achim Dobermann (Director, Rothamsted Research)
Maximising Yield Potential
Prof Stephen Long FRS (University of Illinois)
Dr Malcolm Hawkesford (Rothamsted Research)
Protecting Crop Potential (biotic & abiotic stresses)
Prof Jonathan Jones FRS (Sainsbury Laboratory, JIC)
Prof Gustavo Slafer (University of Lleida, Spain)
Agriculture and the Environment
Prof Iain Gordon (Chief Executive and Director, James Hutton Institute)
Prof John Crawford (Rothamsted Research)
Diet & Health
Prof Ismail Cakmak (Sabanci University, Turkey)
Prof Clare Mills (University of Manchester)
Prof Bill Davies CBE (University of Lancaster)
Platform presentations and posters from the conference will be produced as Abstracts and will be available to delegates at the conference. There will also be a special issue of Annals of Applied Biology.
Poster offers can still be submitted by mailing or faxing the attached sheet to the AAB Office, or online via our web site at http://www.aab.org.uk. Click on CONFERENCES and then ABSTRACTS in the menu bar, then the title of Conference. Once you have registered as a user you can upload your details. Please indicate that your offer is for a poster presentation. Please ensure your POP UP BLOCKER is off, or the abstract may not load properly.
Registration is now available for the conference. Registration fee includes attendance at the conference, lunch and refreshments on both days, a copy of the Abstracts and VAT.
AAB Members £195.00
AAB Retired Members £175.00
AAB Student Members £100.00
Annals of Applied Biology Editors £150.00
Non Members £250.00
Student Non Members £120.00
Exhibitors (AAB Members) £300.00
Exhibitors (non AAB Members) £360.00
Conference dinner 9 Dec at the Holiday Inn Luton South Includes drinks & nibbles reception, 3 course dinner & wine £45.00
We have negotiated some special prices for local hotels through Conference Care. Please click here for the options available.
Exhibitors are provided with a 6 x 3 table, lunch and refreshments on both days, and brochures in delegate packs. The option of just having brochures in delegate packs is available for £180 incl. VAT.