NEWS - 27th ICSPR Plant Reproduction 2024

We are pleased to announce that the 27th International Congress on Sexual Plant Reproduction will take place in Providence, Rhode Island, USA. The conference program will be scheduled over four days, from Sunday July 7th to Wednesday July 10th, 2024 and will be held on the campuses of the Rhode Island School of Design and Brown University, which are located on College Hill.


Visit our website for further details about:


  • The conference program, scheduled over four days.
  • Information on travel and accommodations.
  • Registration and abstract submission will open up in early February.


Attendees who are required to apply for a travel visa and need an letter of invitation for participation, please contact Daphne Goring
Information on Visas and the Electronic System for Travel Authorization:

We look forward to seeing everyone in Providence!


Co-Chairs, 27th ICSPR organizing committee

Mark A. Johnson

Molecular Biology, Cell Biology and Biochemistry
Brown University

RI 02912  Providence


Daphne Goring

Department of Cell and Systems Biology
University of Toronto

M5S 3B2 Toronto


Ravi Palanivelu

School of Plant Sciences

University of Arizona

AZ 85721Tucson


27th ICSPR organizing committee

  • Mark Johnson, Brown University, USA
  • Daphne Goring, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Ravishankar Palanivelu, University of Arizona, USA
  • Hong Ma,  Pennsylvania State University |, USA
  • Sharon Kessler, Purdue University, USA
  • Tomo Kawashima,  University of Kentucky, USA

27th ICSPR International Scientific Advisory Board

  • Anna Dobritsa, Ohio State University, USA
  • Luke Nikolov, Indiana University, USA
  • Anja Geitmann, McGill University, Canada 
  • Gabriela Pagnussat, National University of Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Duarte Figueiredo, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology, Germany
  • Takashi Tsuchimatsu, University of Tokyo 
  • Mengxiang Sun, Wuhan University
  • Matthew Tucker, University of Adelaide

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