Invitation to the
54th Annual
March 5-6, 2018
I Hotel and Conference Center, Champaign, Illinois


Dear Colleague,

On behalf of the Illinois Maize Breeding and Genetics Laboratory, we’d like to extend to you an invitation to attend the 54th Annual Illinois Corn Breeders’ School to be held on March 5-6, 2018, at the I-Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 South First Street, Champaign, Illinois.

The program includes half-day sessions on timely topics pertaining to functional genomics, geno-type-byenvironment/ management interactions and high-throughput phenotyping; featuring key speakers in these important areas. We hope to provide you with updates and insights into applications of technologies, methods, and approaches to maximize your breeding efforts and those of your organization.

To register for the School, click on 'Registration' on the panel to the left. For lodging information at the I Hotel, click on 'Lodging'.

We look forward to welcoming you to Champaign-Urbana for this special event!

Best regards from the Steering Committee of the Illinois Maize Breeding and Genetics Laboratory,

Fred Below, Professor of Crop Physiology
Martin O. Bohn, Associate Professor Maize Breeding and Genetics
Stephen P. Moose, Alexander Professor Maize Breeding and Genetics
Anthony Studer, Assistant Professor Crop Synthetic Biology