Conferences and Seminars
Annual Systematics Symposium

SymposiumFor 61 years, the Missouri Botanical Garden has hosted the Annual Systematics Symposium, providing scientists from all over the world the opportunity to meet, learn and discuss the future of plant science with fellow experts.

The theme of this year's Symposium is Integrating Approaches to Macroevolution: Combining Fossils and Phylogeny. Learn more

Other Events

2014 Danforth Center Seminar Series
St. Louis, Missouri

2014 Washington University Seminars
St. Louis, Missouri

Botany 2014
New frontiers in Botany

July 26-30, 2014
Boise, Idaho

6th Annual Midwest Native Plant Conference
August 1-3, 2014
Bergamo Center,  Dayton, Ohio

The 10th International Mycological Congress
August 3-8, 2014
Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, Bangkok, Thailand

The 29th International Horticultural Congress
Sustaining Lives, Livelihoods and Landscapes

August 17-22, 2014
Brisbane, Australia

9th European Palaeobotany and Palynology Conference
August 26-31, 2014
Padova, Italy

16th Flora of Thailand Conference
September 7-12, 2014
Kew, London, England

21st World Orchid Conference
September 10-14, 2014
Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa

The 2nd Plant Genomics Congress USA
September 11–12, 2014
St Louis, Missouri

International Conference
Botanists of the Twenty-first Century: Roles, Challenges and Opportunities

September 22-25, 2014
UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

Reunión Anual de Botánica Criptogámica
September 26-27, 2014
Universidad Bernardo O'Higgins, Santiago, Chile

4th International Palaeontological Congress
The history of life: A view from the Southern Hemisphere

September 28-October 3, 2014
Mendoza, Argentina

XI Congreso Latinoamericano de Botánica
October 19-24, 2014
Salvador, Bahía, Brazil

2014 PA Botany Symposium
November 7–8, 2014
Penn Stater Conference Center, State College, Pennsylvania

Fifth International Conference on Plants & Environmental Pollution (ICPEP- 5)
December 3-6, 2014
Lucknow, India

CNPS Conservation Conference 2015
January 13-17, 2015
San Jose, California

17th European Orchid Show and Conference
April 8-12, 2015
London, England

2015 BGCI International Congress on Education in Botanic Gardens
April 26–May 1, 2015
Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, Missouri

Smithsonian Botanical Symposium
Location, Location, Location...New Advances in the Science of Biogeography

June 1-5, 2015
Washington, DC

CYCAD 2015
10thInternational Conference on Cycad Biology

August 16-21, 2015
Medellín, Colombia

13th International Conference
Ecology and Management of Alien Plant Invasions

September 20-24, 2015
Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, Hawai‘i Island

IBC 2017
XIX International Botanical Congress

July 23-29, 2017
Shenzhen, China