Annual Systematics Symposium

The Symposium will be held at the Danforth Center Thursday afternoon and Friday morning. It will continue at the Missouri Botanical Garden Friday afternoon and all day Saturday. For the most up-to-date information, please follow us on Facebook & Twitter@DanforthCenter.

Friday 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Informal mixer in Monsanto Center
Saturday 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Scientific program and meals in Ridgway Center
  6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Reception in Ridgway Center

Registration fee for Symposium: $50.00

Registration fee covers the cost for refreshments at the mixer on Friday evening, for beverage breaks, lunch, and reception on Saturday, and for print materials to be distributed at the Symposium. There will be no dinner on Saturday evening; a reception will follow the final talk at 6:00 pm, after which registrants can make their own dinner plans. Information on local hotels and motels is available to registrants (click on Accommodations). Fees must accompany registration.

No refunds will be granted after 22 September 2014.

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 2014 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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