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PSA 2018 Annual Meeting

  • The University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC Canada (map)

PSA will welcome our protistological brethren of the ISOP for an epic joint meeting, to be held July 29-Aug 2nd, 2018, in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia (at the University of British Columbia). Updated information and registration links can be found at

Our superb local hosts, Patrick Martone and Laura Parfrey, have diligently been laying the groundwork for a fantastic meeting.  Our joint banquet will be the UBC Museum of Anthropology, and a bevy of outstanding workshops, including an Introduction to R Workshop, a Behind-the-scenes Tour of the UBC Herbarium, and a demonstration of Traditional Uses of Seaweeds, not to mention some extraordinary field trip opportunities, will await the attendees.  A bounty of exciting symposia and speakers is also being finalized, so please reserve the dates.

Early registration will go live from January 15 – April 2:

  • Professional registration:               CAD$400 (early),  CAD$450 (late)
  • Student registration:                      CAD$250 (early), CAD$300 (late)
  • Guest registration:                          CAD$150 (early), CAD$200 (late)
  • Non-Member registration:              CAD$450 (early and late)  

We are looking forward to a great joint meeting with all of our microbial (both hetero- and autotrophic) friends!