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Managing Global Resources for a Secure Future

2017 Annual Meeting | October 22-25 | Tampa, FL



The American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science Society of America will host more than 4,000 scientists, professionals, educators, and students at the 2017 International Annual Meeting, "Managing Global Resources for a Secure Future," on Oct. 22-25, 2017, in Tampa, Florida.

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2017 TAMPA Upcoming Deadlines

          Aug 10:  Abstract editing deadline for printed program book & abstract CD
                         (no editing deadline for the online program & MySci Mtgs App)

          Sept 7:    Early Bird registration fees end; pricing increases Sept 8

          Sept 15:  Photo contest submission closes

          Sept 27:  Hotel reservations deadline

          Sept 27:  Online presentation uploading opens

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2017 Keynote SPEAKERS

Opening Keynote
Closing Keynote
Cathie Woteki George Kourounis
Cathie Woteki George Kourounis

Former Chief Scientist and Under Secretary of Agriculture

Award-Winning Explorer, Adventurer, and Storm Chaser

USDA's REE mission area from 2010-2016

Angry Planet

"Global Food Security: 
Building the Needed Research Platforms"
"On the Front Lines of Climate Change"




CSSA Plenary /
Betty Klepper Endowed

SSSA Plenary /
Nyle C. Brady Frontiers of Soil
Science Lectureship

ASA Plenary /
E.T. & Vam York Distinguished
ASA Lectureship

Greg Edmeades Photo Kate Scow Photo Scott Angle Photo
Greg Edmeades Kate Scow Scott Angle

Independent Consultant based
in New Zealand

Professor of Soil Science and Microbial Ecology President and CEO

Former employment at CIMMYT, Mexico
and DuPont Pioneer, USA

University of California, Davis International Fertilizer Development Center
"Partitioning and Passion,
Potholes and Partnerships:
A Journey with Tropical Maize"
"Life Underground:
Partnering with Soil Microbes"
"Plant Nutrients –
The Disconnect Between Local
Needs and Global Production"



Thank You to our 2017 Sponsors!

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