Forthcoming meetings

European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2015. "Soil-root interactions: Imaging, fluxes and modelling", 12-17 April 2015, Vienna, Austria   (

"Roots of the second green revolution". A half-day meeting on the soil-plant interface, 23 April 2015, featuring the inaugural 2015 ISRR Dundee Medal Lecture in Root Research by Professor Jonathan Lynch. (information/registration: eventbrite)

Interdisciplinary Plant Group 32nd Annual Symposium, "Between a rock and a hard place: The interface between biotic and abiotic stress responses", 27-29 May 2015, University of Missiouri, Columbia MO, USA.  (

Rhizosphere 4 "Stretching the interface of life", 21-24 June 2015, Maastricht, Netherlands   (

Society of Experimental Biology "Plant roots: New challenges in a changing world", 30 June to 3 July 2015, Prague, Czech Republic   (

13th International Conference on the Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements (ICOBTE). 12-16 July 2015, Fukuoka, Japan
Special Symposium 4 "Trace element biogeochemsitry at the soil-plant and soil-plant-microbial interfaces" (

ISRR 2015: The 9th International Symposium of the ISRR. "Roots down under - Belowground solutions to global challenges". Canberra, Australia, Oct. 6-9, 2015 (; facebook; twitter

2015 ASA/CSSA/SSSA Annual Meeting: "Synergy in Science: Partnering for Solutions", 15-18 November 2015, Minneapolis, USA, ( with session on Grand Challenges in Soil Modelling Processes, as part of the International Soil Modelling Consortium (

8th Plant Biomechanics International Conference, 30th November-4th December 2015, Nagoya, Japan. (

4th International Conference on Soil Bio- and Eco- Engineering: "The Use of Vegetation to Improve Slope Stability" Sydney, Australia, 11-15 July 2016 (

ISRR 10th International Symposium, provisionally in Israel in 2018