The first Plants and People conference was themed "On Roots and Fruits of Plant Biology", focusing on the development of plant research from its history to its present day applications.
Maria Ignacia Fuentes Bustos
Our inaugural conference was a successful event due to the work and support of many people. A big thank you to all our helpers on the conference days! Special thanks to:
Dr. Ina Talke, IMPRS 'Primary Metabolism and Plant Growth'
Birgit Schäfer, MPI-MP administration
Marcus Thienert, web programmer, MPI-MP
Ulrike Glaubitz and Stefanie Schmidt
Frederik Dethloff and Han-Yi Fu
Plants and People 2011 was financially supported by the International Max Planck Research School – Primary Metabolism and Plant Growth' (IMPRS-PMPG). We also thank Dionex GmbH, BASF Plant Science Company GmbH and the IGV - Institut für Getreideversorgung GmbH for their support.