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Regular registration is closed now. If you still wish to attend, please note that the late registration fees will apply from now on.
We are looking forward to seeing you in Düsseldorf.


Maximum number of participants: 250 people
Late registration deadline: 30.06.2024
Payment deadline: Two weeks after registration.
Please note: The registration will be effective only with payment.


Deadline: 15.05.2024
Late registration
Deadline: 30.06.2024
Scientists - Regular (with PhD Degree) 600 EUR 700 EUR
Scientists – Without PhD Degree 450 EUR 500 EUR
Member of HHU - Regular (with PhD Degree) 500 EUR 600 EUR
Member of HHU – Without PhD Degree 380 EUR 400 EUR
Industry 600 EUR 600 EUR

Registration fee includes:
Lunches on 08/07, 09/07, 10/07 and 11/07
Coffee breaks
Welcome reception (on Monday July 08)
Conference dinner (on Wednesday July 10)


After your online registration you will immediately receive a written confirmation with account details that you can use for your bank transfer. Alternatively, payment via online payment (credit card or Sofortüberweisung) is possible directly after your registration.

Free cancellation of participation is possible until 31.05.2024. After this date, the full fee must be paid.
In the case of timely withdrawal (until 31 May 2024), the participation fee will be refunded.

Invitation letter

Please note: Invitation letters can only be sent after your payment has been received.


Registration fees do not cover the excursion. The excursion on Friday 12th July is optional.
You can book the excursion via the registration interface. Accompanying persons can be registered, too.

We will visit the Neanderthal Museum in Mettmann - „one of the most modern museums in Europe“ – a short distance from the site where the first recognised Neanderthal was found.

Excursion fee (expected 60 €) includes:

Visit & Guided tour & Activity programme at Neanderthal Museum, Mettmann
Lunch at restaurant
Tickets for public transport (Düsseldorf – Mettmann – Düsseldorf)

Travel stipends

We are pleased that we can offer five travel stipends for early career researchers (up to 500 Euro). Travel stipends are sponsored by the German Society on Plant Nutrition (https://www.plant-nutrition.de). Further information about travel stipends and how to apply can be found HERE.