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Hawai‘i Native Seed Conference

  • University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa (map)


The Hawai‘i Native Seed Conference brings together conservationists, horticulturalists, researchers, and others working with seeds of native Hawaiian plants, in order to share knowledge with each other and receive training from visiting experts. The conference will take place from May 15-18, 2018, at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. The conference will include a meeting of the Hawai‘i Seed Bank Partnership, invited speakers from Hawaiʻi, and sessions led by staff from the Kew Millennium Seed Bank Partnership. Details on the program and speakers will be available soon.

Abstracts will be accepted January 12 - February 28 (link to: Abstract Submission)

Early Registration: February 1 - March 30 ($90/ $45-students) + $10 for HSBP Meeting

Late Registration: April 1-30: Late registration ($125)

Accommodations will be available soon at the East-West Center Visitor Housing (on UH Mānoa campus). Visit their webpage to see room types and rates. Updates on this will be posted here:

Please contact Dustin Wolkis at for more information

Earlier Event: May 9
Later Event: July 30
2nd Seed Longevity Workshop