22.02.2022 - 25.02.2022 – Athens, Georgia (USA) & Virtual Download iCal

NaPPN Annual Conference

The North American Plant Phenotyping Network (NAPPN) is an association of scientists and researchers in the rapidly evolving area of plant phenomics, formed as a regional partner of the International Plant Phenotyping Network (IPPN).

Update (12.11.2021):  The deadline for abstract and proceeding paper submission is still open until November 19th, 2021! 


Announcing NAPPN 2022

The 2022 NAPPN Annual Conference will be held in Athens, Georgia, USA. Join us from February 22-25, 2022 for exciting scientific content, the NAPPN General Assembly meeting, hands-on workshops, virtual tours, and more! Our conference is a Hybrid Event. The In-Person component will take place at the Classic Center in Athens, Georgia. The Virtual component will be available through Whova.



Key Dates

The 2022 NAPPN Annual Conference will take place in Athens, GA, February 22-25, 2022. To view all the deadlines, visit our key dates page.
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Research Submissions

Interested in giving a talk? Great! You can submit an Abstract or a Proceedings Paper. The deadline for manuscripts and abstracts is November 19th, 2021.
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If you would like to give a scientific talk be sure to submit a Conference Proceeding/Extended Abstract.  If instead, you would like to give a fast forward talk (we will NOT have posters!) please submit a (short) Abstract. The submission instructions can be found here. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact one of us or Malia Gehan (mgehan@danforthcenter.org). Registration is NOT required prior to submitting a conference proceeding or abstract.

Note presenters of scientific talks will receive early registration rates and that conference registration includes membership to NAPPN.

If you are a faculty or student at a Historically Black College and want to be considered for travel support and a registration waiver, please fill in the request form: https://forms.gle/mtBCzmoFWKzkG35K7 . Requests of students/advisor pairs that participate with submitted abstract or paper will have preference over requests that attend the conference as attendees only. 

Workshop & Community Events

Want to host an educational workshop, panel discussion, or brainstorming session? Submit a proposal! The deadline is September 25, 2021, and you can submit a proposal here.
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We will have Plenary talks and Scientific talks, as well as Fast-Forward talks. We will also have Science Cafés, Networking events, Workshops, a Career Fair, Community-Led Discussions, Field Trips, Virtual Tours, and the NAPPN Community Meeting.
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The conference kicks off on Monday, February 21 with the Pre-Conference events (the NAPPN General Assembly Meeting and the Opening Mixer). The conference officially starts on Tuesday, February 22, at 7:50 AM EST (UTC -5) with the NAPPN Chair’s Opening Remarks.
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The 2022 NAPPN Annual Conference will take place at the University of Athens, Georgia, USA. The Classic Center is our conference venue, and we have reserved a room block at three hotels, with rooms available from Feb. 21-25.
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Conference Party Bash

Join your NAPPN friends on Thursday evening for the closing reception party at Creature Comforts brewery, just 4 blocks away from the conference venue.
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We are committed to providing and maintaining a safe, healthy environment for all individuals who are onsite at the conference. Your safety and well-being are our top priorities! Please see our website for the latest policy updates including refund information.
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Our conference will gather a diverse community of scientists spanning biology, agronomy, computer science, engineering, AI/ML, and data science. We have many sponsorship opportunities, and you can learn about them at our sponsorship page.
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We are looking forward to seeing you in 2022! 😀



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NaPPN 2022 Flyer (PDF)