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

Scientific Program

The scientific program for the XIX International Botanical Congress (IBC 2017) consists of public lectures, plenary lectures, keynote lectures, general symposia sessions and poster sessions, which reflect diverse contributions from the plant research community across a broad range of related sub-disciplines in addressing some significant environmental and social challenges facing the world.

Time Sunday
(July 23)
Monday
(July 24)
Tuesday
(July 25)
Wednesday
(July 26)
Thursday
(July 27)
Friday
(July 28)
Saturday
(July 29)
Time
08:30-10:00
Registration
(09:00-18:00)
Shenzhen
Symposium
(14:00-16:00)
Opening ceremony
(08:30-09:15)
Plenary lecture
(2)
Plenary lecture
(2)
Plenary lecture
(2)
Plenary lecture
(2)
General symposia
(18 sessions)
(8:00-10:00)
08:30-10:00
Plenary lecture
(2) (9:15-10:45)
10:00-10:30 Tea break Tea break Tea break Tea break Tea break 10:00-10:30
10:30-12:00 Tea break
(10:45-11:15)
keynote lecture
(8)
keynote lecture
(9)
keynote lecture
(8)
keynote lecture
(4)
General symposia
(16 sessions)
10:30-12:00
keynote lecture
(6) (11:15-12:15)
12:00-13:30 Lunch Lunch & Poster
session
(odd-numbered)
Lunch & Poster
session
(even-numbered)
Lunch & Poster
session
(odd-numbered)
Lunch & Poster
session
(even-numbered)
12:00-12:30
Lunch 12:30-13:30
13:30-15:30
General symposia
(26 sessions)
General symposia
(28 sessions)
Free time
General symposia
(27 sessions)
General symposia
(27 sessions)
13:30-15:30
Plenary lecture
(2) (14:00-15:30)
15:30-16:00 Tea break Tea break Tea break Tea break Tea break 15:30-16:00
16:00-18:00  
General symposia
(27 sessions)
General symposia
(28 sessions)
General symposia
(27 sessions)
General symposia
(25 sessions)
Closing ceremony
(16:00-17:30)
16:00-18:00
Public lecture
(17:00-17:50)
18:00-19:00 Welcome reception
(18:30-19:30)
Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner   18:00-19:00
19:00-19:50
Public lecture
Public lecture
Congress gala
(19:00-22:00)
Public lecture
Public lecture
  19:00-19:50
20:00-21:00 Welcome
performance
          20:00-21:00

Note:Events will be held according to the time given on the table unless specified otherwise.