General Info

The conference will bring together scientists and students interested in switchgrass and other prairie grasses to discuss the state of the art of prairie grass research. It will be an excellent opportunity to meet and interact with researchers from a wide range of disciplines, including agronomy, physiology, ecology, soil science, pathology, entomology, genetics, genomics, and molecular biology. The conference will include a field tour, several plenary presentations, selected volunteered oral presentations, a poster session, and one or more workshops.

Who should attend?

Faculty, scientists, post-doctoral fellows, and students with a research interest in switchgrass and other grass species of tallgrass prairie and savanna habitat.

The conference will be held at the Downtown Knoxville Hilton Hotel in Knoxville, TN