Month: September 2017

2017 Supporters

The 2017 Planning Committee acknowledges the contributions and donations received from the following companies, organizations and individuals for their support of the 2017 In Vitro Biology Meeting.   Meeting Keynote Contributors This material is based upon work supported in whole or part by the North Carolina Biotechnology Center. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the North Carolina Biotechnology Center. Meeting Symposium Contributors   Vegetable Seeds Dwight Tomes JHarbell Consulting Lifetime Achievement Award Contributors Timothy Burcham Ming Cheng Wayne Parrott Nancy...

Read More

2017 In Vitro Biology Meeting Summary and Highlights

Summary and Highlights from the 2017 SIVB Conference The 2017 SIVB Conference was held from June 10th to June 14th, 2017, in Raleigh, North Carolina at the Raleigh Convention Center and Raleigh Marriott City Center. It was an exciting, productive and successful conference that offered strong scientific and educational program as well as plenty of social activities and time to connect, exchange scientific information and build new networks and collaborations. During the Conference’ Opening Ceremony on Sunday, June 11th, the Society for In Vitro Biology honored Dr. Gregory C. Phillips and Dr. J. Denry Sato with the SIVB Lifetime...

Read More

President’s Report

Raleigh didn’t disappoint—as usual!  A meeting such as ours doesn’t happen by accident—because of the able assistance of Marietta and Michele, active board members, program chairs, and volunteers that step up when needed.  I am also indebted to our 2017 program chair Addy Alt-Holland (and others) who made announcements for me during the time when my voice was AWOL during the meeting.  It’s not every society that has the depth to make things happen in a way that seems normal despite the adjustments.  Movie night for the “Food Evolution” event was very well attended and appreciated despite the late hour and...

Read More
  • President’s Report

    President's ReportThis is the time to finalize plans to attend the 2019 annual meeting in Tampa, Florida. The scientific program is complete and the social activities ...
  • 2019 In Vitro Biology Meeting – Final Program Update

    2019 In Vitro Biology Meeting – Final Program UpdateThe Society for In Vitro Biology (SIVB) is excited to welcome you to sunny Central Florida to participate in the 2019 In Vitro Biology Meeting ...
  • Things to Know for the 2019 Meeting

    Things to Know for the 2019 Meeting Before you arrive in Tampa for the 2019 Meeting… We hope you are as excited as we are about the 2019 In Vitro Biology Meeting. Before ...
  • Journal Highlights

    Journal HighlightsA submerged culture system for rapid micropropagation of an ornamental aquarium plant ‘Amazon sword’   The production of aquarium plants via tissue culture has emerged as a ...
  • The Changing Landscape of Ag Biotech

    The Changing Landscape of Ag BiotechAnd Then There Were 4: A Changing Landscape Impacting the Society and Its Members Over the past 2-3 years, the agricultural biotech and seeds industry has ...
  • 2018 Annual Report

    2018 Annual ReportThe 2018 Annual Report is now available online. This is a comprehensive report on the Society’s activities throughout 2018. Click on the image of the ...
  • Member News

    Member News Postdoctoral opportunity in regulation of in vitro plant morphogenesis and integrated plant propagation A postdoctoral opportunity is currently available for a talented individual to join the ...
  • New Members

    New Members SIVB Welcomes New Members in 2019 Janetsy Borroto, Florida Crystals Corp Della Fetzer, Walter Gardens, LLC Terrence Frett, Sun World Innovations Jeff Habig, J. R. Simplot Company Brian M. Hauge, ...
Read more

The In Vitro Report accepts submissions from members or interested scientists. Submissions must include author’s name, address, phone, or other number where you can be reached. For additional information regarding submissions to In Vitro Report, contact Sylvia A. Mitchell or Michael J. Fay, Editors-in-Chief, by phone or email or contact the SIVB office.

Sylvia Mitchell

Michael Fay

Upcoming Events

  1. Methods in Molecular Biology

    November 19 - November 22
  2. Project Management Training for Scientists

    December 2 - December 3
  3. Epigenetics

    December 9 - December 13