1st Sep 2017

GARNet are pleased to be involved with the organisation of two exciting meeting over the next six months.

> From Proteome to Phenotype: role of post-translational modifications

University of Edinburgh, December 11-13th 2017

GARNet are co-organising this SEB cell section symposium that investigates the role of post translational modifications in plant development. The keynote speaker is Matthias Mann who is one of the founding fathers of modern proteomics (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matthias_Mann)

We have set aside 12 opportunities for talks selected from abstract submissions as well as including two poster sessions. GARNet are supporting 10 £200 travel grants as well as hosting a hands-on workshop for early career researchers on the third day of the meeting.

More details can be found here: http://blog.garnetcommunity.org.uk/seb-garnet-ptms/


> GARNet Plant Gene Editing Workshop

University of Bristol, March 26-27th 2018

GARNet is organising this meeting in collaboration with the Bristol Centre for Agricultural Innovation and the New Phytologist Trust.

This workshop will include extended discussions at the conclusion of each session that will feature the practical and ethical considerations surrounding the use of gene editing technology. The opening plenary is given by Stefan Jansson, the famous chef of the first gene edited meal!!

We have set aside 9 opportunities for talks selected from abstracts as well as including two poster sessions. This workshop is just £65 for early career researchers and £130 for members of faculty. Numbers are limited to 100 delegates so please sign up early :)

More details can be found here: https://garnet-ge-workshop.weebly.com/


> A final note for your diary is that the biennial GARNet meeting will take place at the University of York in September 2018!