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Upcoming Events

FGC’s Interior Technical Advisory Committee (ITAC) Extension Meeting, Jan 17-18, 2024, Vernon, BC.
See agenda here.  Advanced registration for this free in-person-only event required. Register here.
Location: Prestige Vernon Hotel, 4411 32 Street, Vernon, BC, V1T 9G8, located at the N end of town, off Hwy 97.
A block of standard rooms is held under “ITAC” for January 16, 17 and 18 at a preferred rate of $129.00/night plus taxes.
Call 250-558-5991 to reserve a room before January 4, 2024.

Inland Empire Tree Improvement Cooperative, March 6, 2021, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Agenda to be posted here.

IUFRO Seed Orchard Conference, May 20-24, 2024, Brașov, Romania.  1st announcement

North American Forest Genetics Society, June 10-14, Oaxaca, Mexico.  Agenda to be posted here.

BC Seed Orchard Association Meeting, June 18-19, 2024, Sidney, BC.  Agenda to be posted here.

Past Events

Forest Genetics 2023, July 10-14, 2023, Vernon, BC. Proceedings and session videos posted here.

Coastal Forest Genetics Extension Meeting, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2023 @ UVic . Agenda.

FGC Interior TAC Extension Meeting – Jan 10-11, 2023.  Presentations posted on ITAC webpage

FGC Genetic Conservation TAC Extension Meeting, Dec. 14, 2023. Agenda

North American Forest Genetics Society Conference – Asilomar, California, June 14 to 16 2022. Program here.

Challenges to our Future Tree Seed Supply 2022 hosted by CFGA Tree Seed Working Group. June 22-27, 2022.  Program here.

Managing Uncertainty, BC Seed Orchard Association. Vernon, BC, June 28-29, 2022. Program here

Forest Genetics Field Tour BC, hosted by Ministry of Forests, CFGA and WFGA.  June 30, 2022.

IUFRO 2.02.05 Breeding and Genetic Resources of Pacific Northwest Conifers, November 8-10, 2021.  Videos here

Interior Technical Advisor Committee (ITAC) Extension Meeting, January 19, 2022. Agenda and Presentations here

BC Seed Orchard Association Meeting, Sidney BC, June 2021

2021 Forest Genetics: Student and PostDoc Symposium. May 19-20, 2021

FastTRAC: Operational Applications of Genomic Selection. 10-11 am (PST), Thursday, January 28, 2021
– Click here for video recording ( 1:05) Password: Xxec5pDc

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Cone Collection Workshops, June 2018 – Various Locations

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