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Conference “Plant Science from Historical to Modern Research” participation and registration

International Conference “Plant Science from Historical to Modern Research” in Honor of Prof. Dr. Constantin von Regel 130th Birth Anniversary.
3-4th of September 2020, Vytautas Magnus University Botanical Garden (Ž. E. Žilibero str. 4, Kaunas).

Thematic Topics

1. Historical Reviews of Botanical Research

2. Applied Botany

3. Vegetation Science

4. Systematics and Taxonomy

5. Plant Introduction

6. Plant Genetics and Breeding

7. Plant Diversity and Conservation Biology

8. Plant Anatomy, Morphology and Phytochemistry

Abstracts of the conference will be published in separate edition Book of abstracts Online

Reviewed articles will be published in occasional edition – „Vytauto Didžiojo universiteto botanikos sodo raštai / Scripta horti botanici universitatis Vytauti Magni“, scientific journal with ISSN code 2345-0215.

Authors are welcome to prepare presentation abstracts and register until the 15th of May.

Important Dates

Registration Until 01 / 05 / 2020
Deadline for Abstract Submission 15 / 05 /2020
Notification of Acceptance Until 01 / 06 /2020
Deadline for Papers 30 / 08 / 2020
Payment of the registration fee Until 10/ 06 / 2020


Registration fee – 30 euros. The payment must be done until the 10th of May, after authors will be notified about the acceptance of their abstracts for publication.

Abstract Submission

The deadline for submitting abstracts expires on the 15th of May 2020:

Abstracts’ requirements:

  • The official and only accepted language is English;
  • The length must not exceed 500 words without keywords (main abstract text must be Times new roman 12 pt type written);
  • Keywords (Times new roman 12 pt, italic) must be included (up to 7 keywords);
  • Abstract should include the main part:
  • The title (Times new roman 14 pt bold type, centered) should be short and informative, with a maximum length of 15 words.
  • The name(s) of the author(s) should be written in a font size of Times new roman 12 pt bold type, centered, please underline the name of the presenting author. Mark the corresponding author with a star symbol – „*“ before the author’s name.
  • Type the name(s) of the institution(s) and country, in normal letters with a font size of Times new roman 10 pt italic, centered. Email address of the corresponding author must be provided in the author’s affiliation.
  • Authors may find an abstract template here: International Conference Plant Science from Historical to Modern Research Abstract Template

The abstracts and papers submitted (bskonferencija@vdu.lt) will be peer-reviewed by the editorial board of the conference based on originality, technical quality and presentation. The author will be informed about acceptance for presentation via author’s email given in the registration form.


Please send the filled conference participant‘s registration form to bskonferencija@vdu.lt or fill it online (see below).


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