PLANT 2030 Status Seminar 2016

March 14-16, 2016 in Potsdam

PLANT 2030 Status Seminar 2016

As in 2015, venue is the Kongresshotel Potsdam on the shore of Lake Templin.

The agenda will include presentations on the progress made in the ongoing projects within the BMBF initiatives Plant Biotechnology, PLANT KBBE, DPPN, IPAS, BonaRes and other related projects. 

Registration for the seminar is open now. 

Deadline for the early-bird registration is January 29, 2016! If you register after January 29, 2016 an increased registration fee will be due.

Registration fee

The registration fee of € 310,- includes the seminar documents, lunch on all days of the seminar and the conference dinner as well as soft drinks during plenary lectures and the coffee breaks.

Who may participate?

The Status Seminar is an internal conference and is not open to the public. Therefore please check if you are eligible for attending the conference.

Attendance compulsory

Each principal investigator (PI) of ongoing PLANT 2030 related (sub-)projects (i.e. Plant Biotechnology, PLANT-KBBE, DPPN, IPAS, and BonaRes) has to participate and present the progress made in the respective projects. If you are not able to attend the seminar personally you must find a substitute.

Attendance encouraged

Scientists (Postdocs, PhD-students etc.) involved in the abovementioned PLANT 2030 related (sub-)projects (i.e. Plant Biotechnology, PLANT-KBBE, DPPN, IPAS, and BonaRes) are welcome to attend the seminar. They are strongly encouraged to present their work on a poster.

Members of former Programs are also welcome to join the seminar. These include Plant Biotechnology, PLANT-KBBE, AgroClustEr and BioEnergie 2021 projects to mention just a few. Participants are invited to actively take part in the seminar. Poster presentations on the further results of the projects are highly appreciated.


Under certain circumstances interested guests may also participate. However this has to be approved by the PLANT 2030 Managing Office for public partners and the Gemeinschaft zur Förderung von Pflanzeninnovation e.V. (GFPi, for private partners. If you are not sure if you are allowed to register for the PLANT 2030 Status Seminar 2016, please contact the PLANT 2030 Managing Office (