Plan to attend
the largest gathering of plant scientists in years?
July 7-11, 2007 * Hilton Chicago *
American Fern Society (AFS),
American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB), American
Society of Plant Taxonomists (ASPT),
Botanical Society of America (BSA)
The schedule of this Joint Congress
will consist of a combined set of scientific sessions
and events from all of the above societies. Attendees
will be able to participate in any of the events
available. This is a unique opportunity for attendees
to participate in events provided by the other
societies as well as the normal Botany format.
It will encourage the sharing of plant science
across many research areas. The meeting will feature
special joint sessions, mini and full symposia,
workshops, exhibits and poster sessions as well
as field trips and the 6th
Annual Education and Outreach Forum.
is now closed
Please register on-site.
We apologize that the Hilton Chicago
is now sold out of our room block for meeting
certain nights. There may be few rooms that are
available for the Hilton Chicago only for certain
days. Reservations are not guaranteed and are
based on availability of the
hotel. Call the Hilton directly to see if rooms
Below is a list of hotels in close
proximity to the Hilton Chicago. Plant Biology & Botany
2007 has NOT negotiated rates or room blocks with
the following hotels. Feel free to use any other
internet avenues to find alternative housing options.
Parking Information in and around
the Chicago Hilton
If you drive to Chicago and
don't want to pay hotel
prices we have a attached a map of some nearby
parking locations. Chicago
Parking Map. Click on
the "P" and
a phone number and general information about
the lot will appear....you will need to contact
for their current rates.
a Letter of Invitation?
E-mail Johanne » Apply
for Travel Money - See if you qualify
Travel Grant Application Members of all societies
are invited to apply.
Meeting is registered with the US Department
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