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American Bryological and Lichenological Society (ABLS)
American Fern Society (AFS)
American Society of Plant Taxonomists (ASPT)
Botanical Society of America (BSA)
Canadian Botanical Association (CBA/ABC)

Program for: Botanical Society of America

Special Presentation

  ·  Address of the BSA President-Elect - Dr. Karl Niklas
  ·  Annals of Botany Lecture - Dr. Loren Rieseberg
  ·  Plenary Address - Dr. Paul Stamets
  ·  Regional Botany Special Lecture - Dr. Carl Wieman

Workshop

  ·  Conference Wide

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Events

  ·  Banquets
  ·  Breakfasts
  ·  Discussion Sessions
  ·  Luncheons
  ·  Meetings
  ·  Mixers
  ·  Receptions

Member Sections/Societies

  ·   BSA-wide
  ·  Bryological and Lichenological Section/ABLS
  ·  Developmental and Structural Section
  ·  Ecological Section
  ·  Economic Botany Section
  ·  Genetics Section
  ·  Historical Section
  ·  Mycological Section
  ·  Paleobotanical Section
  ·  Phycological Section
  ·  Physiological Section
  ·  Phytochemical Section
  ·  Pteridological Section/AFS
  ·  Systematics Section / ASPT
  ·  Teaching Section
  ·  Tropical Biology Section

Topics

  ·  Biogeography
  ·  Conservation Biology
  ·  Economic Botany: Applied Plant Biology
  ·  Economic Botany: Ethnobotany
  ·  Economic Botany: Evolution of Cultivated Plants
  ·  Economic Botany: History of Plants and People
  ·  Ecophysiology
  ·  Evolutionary Developmental Biology (Evo-Devo)
  ·  Gene Structure and Function
  ·  Genomics / Proteomics
  ·  Molecular Biology
  ·  Molecular Ecology and Evolution
  ·  Pollination Biology
  ·  Population Genetics
  ·  Stress Tolerance
  ·  Symbioses: Plant, Animal, and Microbe Interactions

Symposium or Colloquium Presentation

  ·  Bryophytes and Lichens of North America: Diversity, Function and Importance
  ·  Colloquium: The flora of Madagascar: research needs and research progress
  ·  Colloquium: The Utility of Pollen in Systematic and Morphological Studies: A Celebration of the Life of John J. Skvarla
  ·  Demand for Botanists on Public Lands: Challenges and Solutions
  ·  From Gels to Genomics: The Evolving Landscape of Pteridology. A Celebration of Gerald Gastony's Contributions to Fern Evolutionary Biology
  ·  Phylogeography of northern North America with insights from paleontological, geological, and molecular data
  ·  Plants and fungi--growing together
  ·  Pollination to Population Structure - How Understanding Reproductive Biology Can Inform Conservation of Rare Plants
  ·  Polyploidy: Genetics, Evolution and Ecology
  ·  President's Symposia - Understanding the Crisis in Science Literacy: The BSA is Planting Science in the 21st Century
  ·  The Future of Botany Teaching
  ·  The Future of International Botanical Research: possibilities and strategies for your International collaborations and research, especially in developing nations
  ·  Tropical Biodiversity and Food Security
  ·  Understanding plant evolution: morphology to molecules
  ·  Wollemia nobilis: Modern Studies of an Ancient Plant

Presentations for Society\Section: Botanical Society of America

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Sunday, July 27th

Sunday, July 27th, 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm · Woodward Lobby/Woodward
Session MX1: Mixer: All-Society Mixer
Presiding: Christian Lacroix, University of Prince Edward Island; Rodger C. Evans, Acadia University; David S. Conant, Lyndon State College; Paul E. Berry, University of Michigan; Pamela S. Soltis, University of Florida
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July 27th 8:30 pmWoodward Lobby/WoodwardALL SOCIETY President
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Monday, July 28th

Monday, July 28th, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm · 214/216/SUB
Session MX2: Mixer: Botany 2008 Student Mixer
Presiding: Mackenzie L. Taylor, University of Tennessee; Andrew B. Schwendemann, University of Kansas; Jim Cohen, Cornell University
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July 28th 5:00 pm214/216/SUBBotany 2008 Student Mixer
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Monday, July 28th, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm · 212/SUB
Session MX3: Mixer: Developmental and Structural Section Mixer and Business Meeting
Presiding: David Lee, The Kampong
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July 28th 5:30 pm212/SUBDevelopmental and Structural Section Mixer and Business Meeting
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Monday, July 28th, 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm · 212A/SUB
Session MX6: Mixer: Ecological Section Business Meeting and Mixer
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July 28th 5:30 pm212A/SUBEcological Section Business Meeting
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Tuesday, July 29th

Tuesday, July 29th, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm · Sage Bistro/Sage
Session MX5: Mixer: ASPT Mixer
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July 29th 5:30 pmSage Bistro/SageASPT Mixer
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Tuesday, July 29th, 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm · Fort Camp Lounge/Gage
Session MX7: Mixer: PlantingScience Mixer - If you are a part of the PlantingScience community, or would like to know more about the BSA-led science mentorship program, please join us Tuesday evening. Mingle with mentors over hors d'oeuvres and drinks.
Presiding: Claire Hemingway, Botanical Society of America
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July 29th 7:00 pmFort Camp Lounge/GagePlantingScience Mixer
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Wednesday, July 30th

Wednesday, July 30th, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm · Museum of Anthropology/Museum of Anthropology
Session MX8: Mixer: BSA
Presiding: Pamela S. Soltis, University of Florida; Karl J. Niklas, Cornell University; Christopher H. Haufler, University of Kansas; Christian Lacroix, University of Prince Edward Island
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July 30th 6:00 pmMuseum of Anthropology/Museum of AnthropologyBSA Mixer
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