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The Association for the Advancement of Industrial Crops

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AAIC 25th Anniversary Meeting

New Crops: Bioenergy, Biomaterials, and Sustainability

Renaissance Hotel, DuPont Circle, Washington D.C.

October 12 -16, 2013

Co-Sponsors: Purdue University Center for New Crops and Plant Products; Yulex Corp.; Pan Aridus, LLC; Cooper Tire and Rubber; Bridgestone Americas, Inc.




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The 25th Anniversary Meeting of AAIC along with the Bioenergy AFRI Program will take place regardless of the government shutdown.

Click here for the 2013 Post-Government Shutdown Program of Events - Now available!



 Call for Abstracts:  Due Date August 2, 2013 by 5pm CST

*Important letter from the AAIC President regarding Abstract and Book Formatting*

Go here for guidelines for Abstract Submission and sample abstract (requires Adobe® Reader®).

Go here Poster Formatting information (requires Adobe® Reader®).

Go here for Manuscript Instructions for the Proceedings information (requires Adobe® Reader®).



Early member registration (before September 2nd): $450
Early non-member registration (before September 2nd): $500

Student registration (before September 2nd): $300
Late member registration (after September 2nd): $550
Late non-member registration (after September 2nd): $600

Late Student registration (after September 2nd): $400

One-day registration: $225


Abstracts will be removed from the abstract booklet if the author has not registered by September 13, 2013


All registrations Include: coffee breaks, various meals, and hard-back Conference Proceedings book: New Crops: Bioenergy, Biomaterials, and Sustainability




How to get Published & Review Workshop

Wondering how to get your research paper published? Or how to review a paper? Want to make sure you are successful quickly? Then please attend the Elsevier Publishing Connect Author and Reviewer Workshop. Hosted by Elsevier Publisher Elaine van Ommen Kloeke and Editors in Chief Dr. Marisol Berti, Dr. Maria Pascual-Villalobos and Dr. Dennis Ray of the Journal of Industrial Crops and Products, who will take you through, step by step, the challenges you’ll face and how best to overcome them – your questions answered.  The cost is free for AAIC and NIFA participants.  Click here to register.



Want more information about presenting a poster, paper, exhibit, or otherwise participating in the conference? E-mail us.


Websites of Interest 

Washington D.C. Chamber of Commerce: http://www.dcchamber.org/city/tourism_and_hospitality.aspx

Washington D.C. tourism: http://washington.org/