Abstract Submission

The new Conference dates are 5 - 9 September 2021

More information regarding abstract submission will be coming soon. If you have any queries please contact the Conference organisers at assc2021@arinex.com.au

Submission Themes

ASSC 2021 will be covering the following themes:

  1. Seed biology and evolutionary ecology – Unlocking the challenges of germination, dormancy and seed ecology in a changing world.
  2. Seed sourcing and end-use – Considering genetic diversity, restoration and translocations as well as sector specific approaches to seed conservation and use.
  3. Seed and gene bank management – The ins and outs of managing ex situ seed banks and gene banks and the methods for maximising seed quality and longevity.
  4. Seeds in culture and society – Sharing stories and learning about cultural seed use, including collaborations between traditional use and ex situ seed banks and gene banks.

Submission Types

We invite you to submit abstracts for the following presentation types. All presentation types are equally valued contributions and different presentation formats may be best suited to different kinds of content. Delegates are encouraged to select the presentation format that best suits the material to be presented.

Oral Presentation

Oral presentation: 15 minutes for each presentation, we ask that presenters speak for 10 minutes and allow 5 minutes for questions and discussion.

Poster Presentation

Posters are displayed through the duration of the Conference, providing you the opportunity to showcase your work and engage in discussions with attendees.