Maize Genetics Cooperation Maize Genetics Cooperation


You are invited to participate in the 63rd Annual Maize Genetics Meeting. The meeting will be held virtually in March 2021. Details to come soon regarding virtual meeting dates, registration information, abstract submission and more.

Join researchers virtually to:

  • Listen to invited talks in genetics and plant biology given by internationally renowned scientists
  • Learn the most current scientific and technical advances in maize genetics
  • Participate in sessions with broad subject areas to stimulate new ideas and share with your lab
  • Network with potential collaborators at interactive poster sessions and virtual networking opportunities
  • Present your latest research in a poster or oral presentation

Invited Speakers:

Sarah Hake:
UC Berkeley

Bin Han:
Chinese Academy of Sciences

Frank Hochholdinger:
University of Bonn

Giles Oldroyd:
University of Cambridge

Research Topics:

  • Biochemical and Molecular Genetics
  • Cell and Developmental Biology
  • Computational and Large-Scale Biology
  • Cytogenetics
  • Education & Outreach
  • Quantitative Genetics & Breeding
  • Transposons & Epigenetics

The 2019 meeting received financial support from:

NSF Corteva Agriscience BASF Syngenta Bayer National Corn Growers Association KWS INARI RAPiD Genomics Benson Hill Biosystems Genetics Society of America PLOS Genetics

Interested in becoming a sponsor of the Maize Genetics Meeting?

If you are interested in becoming one of our partners to help sponsor the meeting, please contact, Todd Jones ([email protected]).

Click here to donate to an endowment? that will provide financial assistance to students attending the meeting.

Important Dates
Conference Date
Start Date XX Mar 2021
End Date XX Mar 2021

Deadlines Date
Abstract Submission TBD
Registration Site TBD

News & Information
Sep 29: The 2021 Maize Meeting website is live!


Optional pre-conference workshops will be announced at a later date.

Meeting Organizers
View the full Steering Committee