60th Annual Systematics Symposium
October 11-12, 2013
With support from the National Science Foundation
Organizing committee: Peter Hoch, Amy Zanne and Peter Stevens

Phylogeny meets Ecology: patterns of diversity, community assembly, and niche evolution

Friday 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Informal mixer in Ridgway Center
Saturday 8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. Scientific program and meals in Ridgway Center

Registration fee for Symposium: $50.00
Optional fee for Saturday dinner: $75.00 

Registration fee covers the cost for refreshments at the mixer on Friday evening, for beverage breaks and lunch (but not dinner) on Saturday, and for print materials to be distributed at the Symposium. The cost of the dinner (including beer/wine reception) on Saturday is $75.00 per person. Information on local hotels and motels is available to registrants (click on Accommodations). Fees must accompany registration.

No refunds will be granted after 23 September 2013. There is no guarantee of food being available if you register after 23 September.

Register electronically 

Or mail registration form to:
Systematics Symposium
Missouri Botanical Garden
P.O. Box 299
St. Louis, MO 63166-0299
For further information, contact:
Peter Hoch
Tel: +1 (314) 577 5175
Fax: +1 (314) 577 0820

Graduate students in plant systematics are eligible to apply for a $250 stipend to defray expenses related to attendance at the Annual Systematics Symposium via the 2013 Delzie Demaree Travel Award.

For information about visiting Missouri Botanical Garden for research related activities please review our Visitor's Guide.

For information about hotels and restaurants in the area of the Garden please review the Accomodations page.


Many of the past Systematics Symposia are available for purchase from Missouri Botanical Garden Press. For a list of the available symposia and their prices, see the web page at or contact or write to: 

MBG Press
Missouri Botanical Garden
PO Box 299
St. Louis, MO 63166-0299

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