Seed Ecology

Seed Ecology VII
The seventh edition of the Seed Ecology Conference of the International Society for Seed Science will take place in Gijón/Xixón, Asturias (Spain) from September 6 to September 9, 2022.

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Seed Ecology VII

Seed functions and ecosystems

Seed Ecology VII will accept presentations dealing with all aspects of seed ecology, with a special focus on the variation of seed functions in world ecosystems. The meeting is planned to be face-to-face, assuming the COVID situation is improving globally. Communications can be submitted to any of the following topics:

  1. Theory and methods in seed trait ecology.
  2. Seed dispersal and plant-animal interactions.
  3. Environmental control of seed germination timing.
  4. Seedling ecology and establishment.
  5. Molecular mechanisms of seeds.
  6. Seed functions in plant communities.
  7. Macroecology and evolution of seeds.
  8. Seed-based restoration and conservation.


Registration will be limited to 200 participants.

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Key Dates

Abstract submissions: 30 April, 2022

Abstract notifications: 22 May, 2022

Registration: 22 May to 30 June, 2022

Travel grants: 22 May (applications) 30 May (decisions)

Conference dates: 6 to 9 September, 2022

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