Information letter

Information letter


Dear colleagues!
The Institute of Plant Biology and Biotechnology (IPBB) is cordially inviting you to attend 4th international conference “Plant Genetics, Genomics, Bioinformatics and Biotechnology” (PlantGen2017), which will be held May 29 – June 2, 2017, in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
The staff of our organization, sunny and warm city Almaty will make your stay comfortable and pleasant.

The scope of the conference: The conference will discuss the current trends in plant biotechnology. The core of the discussion will be new genomics and phenomics technologies and their broad applications in genetics and breeding.

The history of PlantGen conferences: All three previous PlantGen conferences were held in Russian Federation.
The 1st and 3rd PlantGen2015 was hosted by the Institute of Cytology and Genetics, Novosibirsk, Russia.


The PlantGen2017 will focus on latest developments in Plant Genetics and Biotechnology and have four main sessions:

  • Session 1 Genetic Resources and Evolution.
  • Session 2 Stress Resistance and Quality.
  • Session 3 Genomics, Phenomics, and Bioinformatics.
  • Session 4 Genetic Engineering and Crop Improvement.

The working language of the conference: English (translation to Russian will be provided).

The registration form and abstract for the conference should be sent in Microsoft Word format (*.docx, *.doc, *.rtf) to conference email address by March 31st, 2017.

The address for mail correspondence:
Institute of Plant Biology and Biotechnology
Timiryazev street 45, Almaty, Kazakhstan

Phone/Fax: +7 7273947562
Web site:

You are welcome to attend the 4th International Scientific Conference “Plant Genetics, Genomics, Bioinformatics And Biotechnology”!