2024  Bacterial Leaf Streak Research Conference

Dates: April 1st - 2nd, 2024

Location: Columbus, Ohio

The Bacterial Leaf Streak Research Initiative is excited to announce its upcoming conference in Columbus, Ohio, from April 1st to 2nd, 2024. This event promises to be a cornerstone for students, principal investigators, breeders, extension professionals, and research specialists in the field.

Please RSVP by Friday March 15th.

Abstract submission deadline is Friday March 1st. Please submit your abstract for a 15 minute oral presentation here

Day 1 Research Highlights:

Live Presentations: Engage with insightful presentations from both students and principal investigators, showcasing the latest advancements and research findings.

Interactive Community Online Session: A special 1.5-hour session will be conducted exclusively online, fostering interactive discussions and collaborations. This is a unique opportunity for breeders, extension professionals, and research experts to connect and contribute.

Day 2 Moving Forward:

Grant Writing Workshop: Dive into an intensive session focused on laying the groundwork for applying to USDA NIFA grants to push this initiative forward.

Nuts and Bolts Meeting: focuses on updating the website, establishing researcher profiles, and building the research network and resources available for farmers, extension, and other professionals.

No Registration Fee: In our commitment to accessibility and community engagement, this conference is free of charge.

Stay Informed and Involved: For more details, including the agenda, speaker information, and specific timings, please follow our dedicated conference page: Bacterial Leaf Streak Research Conference 2024.

This conference is not just an event; it's a collaborative platform for advancing our understanding and management of Bacterial Leaf Streak. Your participation is valuable in shaping the future of this critical field. We look forward to welcoming you to Columbus!

Please note that the schedule and activities are subject to change. Stay updated via our website for the latest information.