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Latest meeting of the ISRR

ISRR 11th International Symposium

24-28 May 2021 as joint online conference with Rooting2021, organized by University of Missouri, USA and University of Nottingham, UK, respectively.

Invited speakers included:
Amelia Henry (International Rice Research Institute, Philippines)
Karin Ljung (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden)
Bert de Rybel (Ghent University, Belgium)
Anna Amtmann (University of Glasgow, UK)
Colleen Iversen (Oak Ridge National Lab, USA)
Tiina Roose (University of Southampton, UK)
Jonathan Lynch (Pennsylvania State University, USA)
Melissa Mitchum (University of Georgia, USA)
Tim Crews (The Land Institute, USA)
Joseph Dubrovsky (National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico)
Christa Testerink (Wageningen University & Research, Netherlands)
Andrea Schnepf (Forschungszentrum Juelich, Germany)
Steven Siciliano (University of Saskatchewan, Canada)
Xavier Draye (UC Louvain, Belgium)
Ross Sozzani (North Carolina State University, USA)
Yang Bai (Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
Phanchita Vejchasam (Ubon Ratchathani Rice Research Center, Thailand)
Yusaku Uga (Institute of Crop Science, National Agriculture and Food Research Institute, Japan)
Gabriel Catrillo (University of Notthingham, UK)
Charles Melnyk (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden)
Arthur Villordon (Louisiana State University, USA)
Caroline Gutjahr (Technical University of Munich, Germany)
Malcolm Bennett (University of Notthingham, UK)
Ulrike Mathesius (Australian National University, Australia)
Chris Topp (Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, USA)
Steve Tyerman (University of Adelaide, Australia)

Wendy Silk recieved the ISRR Lifetime Achievement award. Please see Prices for more details.

Further information are available at the conference website.


General Meeting of the Society (ISRR11 Meeting) - Online internationally

10.00 pm Thursday 27 May 2021, Melbourne, Australia AEST
and from ISRR hosts in Columbia, Missouri, USA and Nottingham, UK


Chair: Michelle Watt, President of the ISRR

  1. Minutes of the General Meeting held Thursday 12 July 2018, at the Yearim Hotel, Israel posted on the ISRR website 
  1. Report from ISRR President, Michelle Watt 
  1. Report from ISRR Communications Leader, Josefine Kant 
  1. Report from ISRR Executive Secretary, Ulrike Mathesius 
  1. Report from Chairs of ISRR11 and Rooting2021 Organising Committee, Bob Sharp and Malcolm Bennett 
  1. Election of new Executive Committee Members, Michelle Watt 
  1. Location of ISRR12, Doris Vetterlein 
  1. Any other business 

M Watt 27 May 2021