Professor German Spangenberg

Professor German Spangenberg

Bid wins:
GMCC-09 (International Conference on Coexistence between Genetically Modified GM and non-GM based Agricultural Supply Chains)
9-13 November 2009

International Association of Plant Biotechnology Congress (IAPB)
10-14 August 2014

International Chemical Ecology Conference (ICEC)
18-23 August 2013

About:
Professor Spangenberg is Head, Agriculture Victoria Research for Agriculture Victoria; Professor (Plant Genetics & Genomics) and Head of School of Applied Systems Biology with La Trobe University; and Director of AgriBio, Centre for AgriBioscience.  Professor Spangenberg is also Director and Chief Scientific Officer of the agricultural biotechnology company Phytogene Pty Ltd.  He was elected Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering in 2007 and was the recipient of the Australian Thinker of Year 2006 Award. He is Past President of the International Association for Plant Biotechnology.  On Australia Day 2017, Professor Spangenberg was awarded the Public Service Medal for outstanding public service through scientific research programs in the agricultural sector in Victoria.