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Phytola Scientific Director Recognized as a 2011 ASTech Honouree

On October 28, 2011, at the ASTech Awards Gala in Calgary, Phytola Scientific Director Dr. Randall Weselake was recognized as an ASTech Honouree.

Dr. Weselake was nominated in the Outstanding Leadership in Alberta Science category. Several members of his team were on hand to help celebrate the occasion.

Click here to view Dr. Weselake’s ASTech video vignette


Phytola Science Meeting

The 2015 Phytola Science Meeting was held on September 16 to 17, 2015, at the Banff Centre in Banff, Alberta. Attendees were informed of the advancements made in oilseed sciences and biotechnology through Phytola’s research. There were two excellent keynote presentations from Dr. Ivo Feussner (Georg-August-University, Germany) and from the 2015 Eminent Scientist Award winner and Phytola Scientific Advisor Dr. Wolfgang Friedt.

This year's celebration of Phytola science will be posted here when the details have been confirmed.