Botany 2011 Workshops

A wide range of scintific and educational workshops will be presented during Botany 2011. Workshop admission is free with paid registration but is considered a ticketed event. Please register for the workshops of your choice - you will receive ticket(s) in your registration packet on site. Pre-registration is required for all workshops as seating is limited.

Friday Afternoon

WS01 1:00 - 3:00 pm & 7:00 - 8:30 pm

Plants, People and Pictures

2 Day-Saturday-Sunday All Day

WS02 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

iPlant Discovery Environment and API: Integration of Biological Data-sets, Computational Tools, and Analytical Workflows

Sunday All Day

WS03 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

DNA Subway Places Students On Fast Track To Plant Genome Analysis and DNA BarCoding

Sunday Morning

WS03A 10:00 am - 11:00 am Applications of Next Generation Sequencing in Plants
WS04 10:00 am - Noon Sustainable Teaching: Getting started and keeping going
WS05 10:00 am - Noon Best Practices for Image use in Keys and Guides
WS06 10:00 am - Noon Preparing Digital Images for Publication

Sunday Afternoon

WS07 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Teaching Philosophy, Teaching Statements and teaching Dossiers- How to and Why
WS08 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Workshop and Roundtable Discussion: Successful Manuscript Preparation and Publication
WS09 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm US Virtual Herbarium Project; Progress made, goals to achieve
WS10 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Floristic projects: who does what, with Flora of North America as a case study
WS 11 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Professional Development: Applying to Graduate Programs




Participating Societies
American Fern Society
Society for Economic Botany
American Society of Plant Taxonomists
Botanical Society of America