Important Dates

2018
October 29
Abstract Submission
Registration Open
November 15
Tshirt Design Submissions
December 5
Abstract Submission Deadline
Early Registration Deadline
December 6
Abstract Revision Deadline
2019
January 31
Housing Reservation Deadline

Meeting Organizers

Luis M. Corrochano,
Universidad de Sevilla

Xiaorong Lin,
University of Georgia

Fungal Home      PROGRAM: Workshops

Workshops

New for 2019 - Housing reservations must be made directly with Asilomar Conference Grounds. Housing is NOT included on the conference registration form. 

16th International Aspergillus Meeting

March 11–12, 2019
Room: Merrill Hall

Program Book   Abstract Book

Contact: Richard Todd, rbtodd@ksu.edu

Meeting Registration fee: $90 (fee includes room rental, poster boards, audio-visual, coffee breaks, social, and abstract collection). Lunch is not included. Meals are available if you are staying at Asilomar.
Deadline: December 5, 2018

Dothideomycetes Comparative Genomics Workshop

March 12, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Room: Heather

Schedule

Organizers: Stephen Goodwin (sgoodwin@purdue.edu) Please contact the organizers with any questions.

Meeting Registration fee: $40 (fee includes room rental, audio-visual, and coffee breaks). Lunch is NOT included. Meals are available if you are staying at Asilomar.
Deadline: December 5, 2018

Fusarium Workshop

March 12, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Room: Fred Farr Forum

Schedule

Organizers: Corby Kistler (hckist@umn.edu) and Li-Jun Ma (lijun@biochem.umass.edu) Please contact the organizers with any questions.

Meeting Registration fee: $40 (fee includes room rental, audio-visual, and coffee breaks). Lunch is not included. Meals are available if you are staying at Asilomar.
Deadline: December 5, 2018

Rust Workshop

March 12, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Room: Kiln

Schedule

Organizers: Peter van Esse (peter.vanesse@tsl.ac.uk) and Diane Saunders (diane.saunders@jic.ac.uk) Please contact the organizers with any questions.

Meeting Registration fee: $40 (fee includes room rental, abstract collection, audio-visual, and coffee breaks). Lunch is not included. Meals are available if you are staying at Asilomar.
Deadline: December 5, 2018

Ustilago-Smut Convergence Workshop

March 11, 2019
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm Welcome Social

March 12, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Room: Chapel

Contact: Michael Perlin (michael.perlin@louisville.edu) Please contact the organizer with any questions.

Meeting Registration fee: $50 (fee includes room rental, audio-visual, abstract collection, welcome social and coffee breaks). Lunch is not included. Meals are available if you are staying at Asilomar.
Deadline: December 5, 2018

GENETICS Peer Review Training Workshop

Tuesday, March 12, 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Scripps

This workshop will provide an introduction to peer reviewing for early career researchers, including graduate students. The workshop will cover best practices and a mock review. Becoming a better reviewer will help you to become a better author and to hone some of the skills central to scientific success, including critical thinking, evaluating research, providing helpful feedback, and understanding the mindset and expectations of peer reviewers and editors.

Workshop Agenda:

  • Principles and Purpose of Peer Review
  • Models of Peer Review
  • Dissecting a manuscript
  • Drafting Reviews
  • Evaluating Reviews
  • The Journey of a Manuscript at GENETICS
  • Panel Discussion with GENETICS Editors 
  • Discussion Topics
    • Best practices
    • Determining scope
    • Assessing interest to readers

Advance registration required.

Fee: $80. Limited attendance. Sign up during the conference registration process. If you have previously registered, you can also add this event to your existing registration record here. For workshop-only signup, use this link.
 

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