Please click on the link below to download the Programme & Abstract Book for the SPPS 2015 Congress


Scientific sessions

  • Opening session- From the lab. to the field
  • Development
  • Epigenetics and gene regulation
  • High throughput biology
  • Photobiology
  • Abiotic stress
  • Biotic interactions
  • Education and outreach

Confirmed speakers

Wilhelm Gruissem, ETH Zürich, Switzerland  

Ove Nilsson
, SLU, Umeå, Sweden

George Coupland
, Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany.

Claudia Köhler, SLU Uppsala, Sweden

Thierry Lagrange, CNRS/IRD/ Université de Perpignan, France

Stefan Jansson, Umeå University, Sweden

Hong Gil Nam, IBS & DGIST, South Korea

Dario Leister, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Lixin Zhang, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Jaakko Kangasjärvi, University of Helsinki, Finland

Kazuko Yamaguchi-Shinozaki, The University of Tokyo, Japan

Jens Stougaard, Aarhus University, Denmark

Paul Schulze-Lefert, Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany  

Karin Metzlaff, EPSO, Brussels, Belgium

Celia Knight, Leeds University, UK

Gunnar Öquist, Umeå University,  Sweden,  SPPS Award

Nathaniel Street, Umeå University, Sweden, SPPS Early Career Award

Ari-Pekka Mähönen,  University of Helsinki, Finland, SPPS Early Career Award

Torgny Näsholm, SLU Umeå, Sweden, Physiologia Plantarum Award

Stefan Jansson, Umeå University, Sweden, SPPS Popularisation Prize