Schedule and Speakers

2019 Plant Sciences Symposium

Part of the Plant Sciences Symposia Series(link is external)

Date to be determined

The Guelph Plant Sciences Symposium is bringing together several remarkable individuals with diverse perspectives and backgrounds to speak about current trends in plant sciences, such as handling big data, machine learning, and using cutting-edge technology for agricultural uses. 

The day-long seminar is completely free to attend, with meals included. 

Event Location:


The OAC Centennial Arboretum Centre
200 Arboretum Road, Guelph, ON

  • Near the corner of Victoria Street South and College Avenue East. 

Free parking is available!




2019 Program (to be finalized)

8:00 AM  Registration opens 
8:40 AM  Opening remarks from organizers and Corteva Representatives 
9:00 AM  Keynote Speaker
9:35 AM  Speaker
10:00 AM Coffee Break
10:10 AM  Speaker
10:34 AM  Speaker
11:00 AM Graduate Student Speaker
11:20 AM Speaker
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM Lunch and poster session  
1:15 PM Graduate Student Speaker
1:35 PM Speaker
2:00 PM Thank you to speakers and Poster prizes
2:30 PM Workshop on data visualization
4:00 PM End of Univeristy of Guelph Plant Sciences Symposium

Speaker Biographies 

To be updated soon!