The 53rd annual meeting of the Canadian Botanical Association/L’Association Botanique du Canada will be held at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, ON from July 4-8, 2017. The theme of the meeting is the “Hidden World of Plants”, and will feature a Plenary Public Lecture by Keynote Speaker Dr. Jan Sapp from York University, in addition to several other symposia.
Attendees will have the opportunity to tour the Royal Botanical Garden (RBG) in Burlington, ON, which is the largest botanical garden in Canada, and the site of the conference Banquet, and can choose from several exciting field trips that will be available at the end of the conference (on July 8). The meeting will also feature the opening of an exhibition from the Botanical Artists of Canada at the Robert Langen Art Gallery, which is housed in the Library at Wilfrid Laurier University, on July 6 (more information).
Housing options include on-campus dormitory- or apartment-style residence rooms, or nearby hotels.
May 15 Early-bird registration deadline extended until June 1!!
Abstract submission: June 1