2021 Plant Science Symposium

"Bridging Scale in Plant Plasticity"

October 22 ~ Willa Cather Dining Complex ~ 530 N. 17th Street, Lincoln, NE

Registration for the Symposium is now closed. Please contact Lisa Vonfeldt with questions regarding the Symposium.

Symposium Flyer

Tentative program
Friday, October 22

9:00 am Registration

10:00-11:00 am Speaker Axel Visel, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

11:00-12:00 pm Speaker David Des Marais, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

12:00-1:30 pm Lunch/Round Tables

1:30-2:30 pm Speaker Maureen Hanson, Cornell University

2:30-3:30 pm Speaker Samuel Leiboff, Oregon State University

3:30-4:30 pm Poster session and refreshment break

4:30-5:30 pm Speaker David Jackson, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

5:30 pm Closing Remarks

Hotel Information

Embassy Suites – 0.8 miles 1040 P Street; 402-474-1111 Embassy Suites Reservations

The Kindler Hotel – 0.9 miles 216 North 11th Street; 402-261-7800 Kindler Reservations

Marriott Courtyard –1.0 miles 808 R Street; 402-904-4800 Marriott Courtyard Reservations

The Graduate Hotel – 1.2 miles 141 North 9th Street; 402 475 4011 Graduate Hotel Reservations

Hyatt Place – 1.3 miles 600 Q St; (402) 742-6007 Hyatt Place Reservations

Staybridge Suites – 5.2 miles 2701 Fletcher Avenue; 402-438-7829 Staybridge Suites Reservations

Parking Information

Visitor Parking: Visitor parking is available at the 17th & R Street Garage, 300 N 17th Street. Parking rates for the garage are $1.25 for each hour and $7.00 daily maximum.

Reciprocal Parking: Parking permits from other University campuses may be used on the UNL campus. Faculty/Staff permits may park in A lots, and Student permits may park in C lots.  Please see UNL Parking Maps for a map of locations.