The Plant and Animal Genome Conference is designed to provide a forum on recent developments and future plans for plant & animal genome projects. Consisting of technical presentations, poster sessions, exhibits and workshops, the conference is an excellent opportunity to exchange ideas, and applications on this internationally important project.
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PAG Categories and Fees

Dates and fees below are for 2022. The website will be updated for PAG 30 (2023) in July 2022.

We currently have 3 registration categories:

  • Industry - includes those at companies and commercial organizations.
  • Non-profit - includes those at universities, and government organizations.
  • Student - must be Pre-Ph.D and upload a letter of certification from their Department Chairperson.

There are 3 tiers of registration, based on date:

  • Early Registration - accepted up through and including October 31, 2021.
  • Standard Registration - November 1, 2021 through January 6, 2022.
  • Onsite Registration -  after January 2022.


Available Discounts/Grants

  • PostDoc Discount - We are offering a $100 discount to attendees in Postdoctoral Research Positions. Please email a photo of your student ID to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to receive a discount code. Only applies to Full Conference registrations.
  • Hotel Discount - The Town and Country Resort and Conference cetner provides accommodations discounts for Government workers. Please apply though the PAG Hotel Booking Portal.
  • Travel Grants - Please visit our Travel Grants page for eligibility details and applications for our attendee Travel Grants, which provide an award amount towards travel, and complimentary registration to the Plant and Animal Genome Conference.


P
ayment Policies

All payments must be in US currency, drawn on a U.S. bank. We do not accept payment in Euros or any other currency.

For discounted Early Registration pricing, payment must be made in full and all checks and wired funds must be received by November 30. Payments received December 1 and later will not received discounted pricing and Standard Registration rates will apply.

All check and wire transfers must be paid in full by December 15, 2021 or the registration will be cancelled.

 

Full Conference

Dates and fees below are for 2022. The website will be updated for PAG 30 (2023) in July 2022.

  Early
Registration
Standard
Registration
Onsite
Registration
Industry $1,100
Through Oct. 31

$1,200
Nov. 1 - Jan. 6

$1,300
After January 6
Non-Profit

$750
Through Oct. 31

$800
Nov. 1 - Jan. 6

$850
After January 6
Student

$475
Through Oct. 31
$475
Nov. 1 - Jan. 6

$475
After January 6

Includes

  • Access to Plenary Lectures, Workshops, Industry Workshops, and Computer Demos
  • Access to the Exhibit Hall and Poster Sessions
  • Access to the Computer Room (for computer demos, "electronic" poster presentations, & internet access)
  • 5 Days Continental Breakfast
  • 5 Days Lunch 
  • 5 Days Morning Coffee Breaks, Afternoon Coffee and Soda
  • Opening Welcome Reception (Sunday)
  • Closing Banquet Dinner (Wednesday)
  • Eligible to submit a poster abstract

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Photo: Some members of our onsite team at the kiosks in the Atlas Foyer, and ready to assist with registration.

 

Weekend Only

Dates and fees below are for 2022. The website will be updated for PAG 30 (2023) in July 2022.




Early
Registration
Standard
Registration
Onsite
Registration
Industry $750
Through Oct. 31
$800
Nov. 1 - Jan. 6
$850
After January 6
Non-Profit $600
Through Oct. 31
$650
Nov. 1 - Jan. 6
$700
After January 6

Includes

  • Access to Plenary Lectures, Workshops, Industry Workshops, and Computer Demos
  • Access to the Exhibit Hall and Poster Sessions
  • Access to the Computer Room (for computer demos, "electronic" poster presentations, & internet access)
  • 2 Days Continental Breakfast
  • 2 Days Lunch 
  • 2 Days Morning Coffee Breaks, Afternoon Coffee and Soda
  • Opening Welcome Reception (Sunday)

 Attendees registering as Weekend Only are not eligible to submit a poster abstract.

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Exhibits-Only Badges

A number of complimentary Exhibits-Only badges will be available onsite for Monday, January 16 and Tuesday January 17.  There is no charge for these badges and they allow the bearer access to only the Exhibit Hall to view Exhibits and Poster areas (including the lower level poster area).

All Exhibits-Only badges are issued onsite only, and do not provide access to any of the scientific sessions, workshops, plenary talks, or events.

Exhibits-Only badges that include the Welcome Reception (which starts at 7pm on Sunday) are also available for a fee of $50. 

   Exhibit Hours  
Sunday January 15 3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday January 16 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday January 17 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

 

  

WARNING: If you are contacted by a company called “National Travel Association” or any other travel company claiming to sell rooms at the Town & Country Hotel - DO NOT - book your reservation with them. They are not affiliated with the PAG meeting and you are advised to book directly with the Town & Country Hotel using the reservation portal on our Hotel Information page.

How to Register

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You must complete the online registration form to register for PAG 30 - there will be a link at the top right of this page, when registration opens in September 2022.  You may register in advance of the show and receive discounted pricing, or onsite at the conference.Payment options are credit card, check, or wire transfer.

Upon arrival, all attendees must pick up their badge and registration materials onsite at the registration kiosks, located in the Atlas Foyer. (Badges are no longer mailed

  

Onsite Registration /  Onsite Badge Pickup

At the conference, the registration booths will be located in the Atlas Foyer of the Town & Country Hotel & Conference Center. If you have not registered in advance, you can do so via the self-serve kiosks, and representatives will be available to assist you.

If you have already registered online, please go to a kiosk and enter your information, to recieve your PAG badge, then procceed to the Bag Pickup area, to collect your show materials, which include a registration bag, badge holder, & lanyard.

Registration Hours

Friday January 13 10:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday January 14 7:00am - 7:00pm
Sunday January 15 7:00am - 5:00pm
Monday January 16 7:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday January 17 7:00am - 3:00pm
Wednesday January 18 7:00am - 12:00pm

 

Cancellations and Substitutions

All cancellations must be received in writing to Scherago International by October 15, 2022 in order to receive a refund. A $50 processing charge will be applied to all refunds.  After that date, credits for the 2024 PAG meeting will be issued.  

If you are unable to attend PAG, you may send a substitute in your place. Contact us to adjust your registration details and replace your badge name and affiliation with that of your replacement.

For cancellations as a result of COVID-19 related health and safety concerns, contact us to arrange a refund.

Please send all emails regarding cancellations and substitutions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .