Organising Committee

If you have any questions regarding the Plants & People conference, please do not hesitate to contact us at phdsymposium[at] .


Organising committee "Plants and People" 2017

Andrés Eduardo Rodríguez Cubillos
Camilla Ferrari
Corné Swart
Eleftheria Saplaoura
Fabio Giulio Moratti
Silvia Martínez Jaime
Umarah Mubeen



Organisational support:

Dr. Ina Talke from the IMPRS 'Primary Metabolism and Plant Growth' assists us with her guidance and great experience from previous conferences. 

Birgit Schäfer and Jacqueline Sommer from the MPI-MP administration help us with the internal organisation.

Dema Alhajturki supported us during the initial phase of setting up the conference plan and programme.

Website support:

Stefan Heinich, web programmer of the Max Planck Campus Golm established the Plants and People website and helps us with technical issues.

Poster and logo design:

Thanks to the 2011 P&P team who created our "corporate identity", in particular Ulrike Glaubitz and Stefanie Schmidt for the logo design. Camilla Ferrari is the main author of the 2017 poster design.