We look forward to greeting you at the XIX International Botanical Congress in 2017.

Special Note: Registration and payment system has been closed

Please notice: the online registration and payment system will be closed on June 22, 2017.

Hotel Reservation Reminder!

Extend the deadline for booth discount to April 30

Last opportunity to submit your abstracts for oral presentations in IBC 2017

Complete New Version of IBC 2017 Website Now Online

Dear colleagues and friends, A complete new version of the congress website is now back online. It coincided with the one-year countdown to the opening of the congress. The new version updated arrangement of menus and

Most Important Features of the First Nomenclature Section in China Come Out

The Bureau of Nomenclature of IBC 2017 held a working meeting on 15 June 2016 in the beautiful garden of Shenzhen Fairy Lake Botanical Garden. Most Chinese members of the IAPT Nomenclature Committee were invited to atten

Marvelous Field Trips Program Had Been Made for IBC 2017

China has wonderful natural heritage of plant species. According to latest evaluation report from Kew Garden in U.K., China ranked third in the world in vascular plant species. The attractions of plants in China to botan

First circular of the XIX IBC issued on July 23, 2015

On July 23, 2015, two years before the opening of the XIX IBC, the organizing committee of the Congress held a press conference in the office building of the Shenzhen Urban Management Bureau to announce the issuance of t

Inauguration and First Working Meeting of the Secretariat of the IBC 2017

The Secretariat of the International Botanical Congress (IBC) 2017 was inaugurated at a meeting attended by representatives from both the Shenzhen Municipal Government and the Botanical Society of China on December 25, 2

The Inauguration of the XIX International Botanical Congress Organizing Committees

In the morning on October 21, 2014, the inaugurating meeting of the XIX International Botanical Congress organizing committees was held in the Shenzhen Citizen Center, Shenzhen, declaring to the world that the committees

China National Workshop for International Nomenclature of Algae, Fungi and Plants and for Botanical Latin was held in Shenzhen

During 20 – 26 April 2014, the China National Workshop for International Nomenclature of Algae, Fungi and Plants and for Botanical Latin was held in Shenzhen in the auditorium of Shenzhen Fairy Lake Botanical Garden. The

The First Preparatory Meeting for the XIX IBC Nomenclature Section was Held in Shenzhen

The first preparatory meeting for the XIX IBC nomenclature section was held in Chang An Grand Hotel in Shenzhen on April 24, 2014. Attendees included Dr. John McNeill, Dr. Sandra Knapp, Dr. Karol Marhold, and Dr. Nichola