Dear colleagues,

We are happy to announce that the Conference

“50th Anniversary of Vavilov Society of Geneticists and Breeders: Achievements and Perspectives”

will be held in Moscow on Nov 8-10, 2016.

The Conference dates were chosen to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Vavilov Society of Geneticists and Breeders, which was founded in 1966 by the USSR Academy of Sciences and now unites over 2,500 specialists in genetics and breeding. The main goals of the Conference are networking, exchange of experience and discussion of advances, difficulties and perspectives of research in genetics and breeding in the Russian Federation.

The Conference includes celebration of the 50th Anniversary of VSG&B as well as scientific sessions that will include talks about the current trends in the genetics and breeding. We invite you to participate in the Conference. For participation, you need to register and send your abstract to the Organizing Committee. Please visit the Registration page for details.

The Programm Committee will choose between participants based on their abstracts and offer the selected authors the opportunity to deliver an oral presentation. The Conference will not include a poster session.

No fee is charged for participation.

You can contact the Conference Office at

Registration and abstract submission forms will be released in February 2016 at the Conference site.

Working languages of the Conference and Russian and English.


Hope to see you at the Conference,

Organizing Committee.