Upcoming Events

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7 March 2024
Oklahoma City, OK

The Sorghum Improvement Conference of North America (SICNA) will be held April 2-4, 2024 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

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22 March 2024
Huntsville, Alabama

The CROPS conference is taking place in Huntsville, Alabama, June 3 – 6, 2024.

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26 March 2024
Oklahoma City, OK

The Sorghum Improvement Conference of North America (SICNA) will be held April 2-4, 2024 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

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31 March 2024
Huntsville, Alabama

The CROPS conference is taking place in Huntsville, Alabama, June 3 – 6, 2024.

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2 April 2024
Oklahoma City, OK

The SorghumBase workshop will be held from 3:45-5:00 p.m. SorghumBase, a USDA-ARS funded resource, is dedicated to supporting the sorghum research community by providing curated genomic and genetic data sets, research updates, and more.

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2 April 2024
Oklahoma City, OK

The 2024 Sorghum Improvement Conference of North America is taking place in Oklahoma City, OK. Oral Abstract Submissions are due by Friday, October 13. Poster abstracts are due on Friday, February 2.

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9 April 2024
virtual

Speaker: Brian Rice, Assistant Professor, Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Time: 11:00 CT

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28 April 2024
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is hosting a course, “Tutorials in Genomics & Bioinformatics: RNA-Seq Analysis,” an intensive two-day introductory course to genomics and  bioinformatics.

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7 May 2024
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is hosting the 37th annual Biology of Genomes meeting which will focus on DNA sequence variation and its role in molecular evolution, population genetics, complex diseases, comparative genomics, large-scale studies of gene and protein expression, and genomic approaches to ecological systems.

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14 May 2024
virtual

Speaker: Luis Herrera-Estrella, President’s Distinguished Professor of Plant Genomics, Director of IGCAST, Texas Tech University

Time: 11:00 CT

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3 June 2024
Huntsville, Alabama

HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology is hosting the CROPS conference in Huntsville, Alabama.

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7 June 2024
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is hosting the course, “Statistical Analysis of Genome Scale Data,” which focuses on building competence in statistical methods for analyzing high-throughput data in genomics and molecular biology in both experimental and computational biologists.

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11 June 2024
virtual

Speaker: Tesfaye Mengiste, Professor of Plant Pathology, Purdue University

Time: 11:00 CT

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22 June 2024
Honolulu, HI

The American Society of Plant Biologists is hosting the Plant Biology 2024 conference in Honolulu, Hawaii, which focuses on bringing together members of the plant science community to help advance plant science and scientific careers.

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27 June 2024
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is offering their Frontiers and Techniques in Plant Science course. Emmanuelle Bayer from the University of Bordeaux in France, Siobhan Brady from the University of California, Davis and Niko Geldner from the University of Lausanne, Switzerland will be teaching the course. The application deadline is March 15, 2024.

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9 July 2024
virtual

Speaker: Alexander Bucksch, Associate Professor, School of Plant Sciences, The University of Arizona

Time: 11:00 CT

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13 August 2024
virtual

Speaker: Junping Chen, Geneticist, Plant Stress and Germplasm Development Unit, USDA ARS

Time: 11:00 CT

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10 September 2024
virtual

Speaker: Yinghua Huang, Research Geneticist, Peanut and Small Grains Research Unit, USDA ARS

Time: 11:00 CT

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8 October 2024
virtual

Speaker: Jurandir Vieira de Magalhaes, Researcher, Molecular Genetics and Genomics, Embrapa Maize & Sorghum

Time: 11:00 CT

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13 October 2024
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is offering a course, “Programming for Biology.” The class is designed for lab biologists with little or no programming experience.

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10 November 2024
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is hosting a course titled, “Advanced Sequencing Technologies & Bioinformatics Analysis,” which explores the use and applications of massively parallel sequencing technologies, with a focus on data analysis and bioinformatics.

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10 November 2024
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is hosting a course titled “Tutorials in Genomics & Bioinformatics: Genome Variation,” an intensive two-day introductory course to genomics and bioinformatics.

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12 November 2024
virtual

Speaker: Brent Bean, Director of Agronomy, United Sorghum Checkoff Program

Time: 11:00 CT

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13 November 2024
Wellcome Genome Campus in Hinxton, UK

The Genome Informatics conference will focus on large-scale approaches for understanding the structure and biology of genomes.

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13 November 2024
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

The sixth meeting on Biological Data Science is taking place at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. The conference will focus on the infrastructure, software, and algorithms needed to analyze large data sets in biological research.

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18 November 2024
virtual

European Molecular Biology Laboratory’s European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) will be hosting this course. Applications open May 7, 2024.

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3 December 2024
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

The Computational Genomics course will take place at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and will present a comprehensive overview of the theory and practice of computational methods for the characterization of functional elements in DNA and RNA sequence data.

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10 December 2024
virtual

Speaker: Todd Michael, Research Professor, Plant Molecular and Cellular Biology Laboratory, Salk Institute

Time: 11:00 CT

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