Online LIVE Tissue Culture Master Class: Houseplants
Join us virtually for a transformative 2-day online master class on Houseplants with renowned Plant Tissue Culture Expert and Lab Director, Francisco Palacios, and the Plant Cell Technology Team.
Taking place on January 20th and 21st, 2023, this immersive learning experience is now closer to you than ever before - right in the comfort of your own home!
Houseplants are in high demand in the commercial space, and tissue culture provides a highly effective solution for cultivators to meet global needs. If you've ever wondered where to start, how to begin, what steps to take, or how to induce plant growth in a controlled in vitro environment successfully, fret no more! We have you covered with our comprehensive Houseplants Online-LIVE Tissue Culture Master Class.
Francisco Palacios brings over 13 years of expertise in tissue culture, spanning various plants. He also possesses in-depth knowledge and experience in crop genetics, plant nursery research, agronomic variety testing, and plant product research and testing.
What's included in the Houseplants Master Class, you ask?
This class is a complete package that will elevate your understanding of the fundamentals to the practical implementation and design of tissue culture procedures. We provide a suggested equipment list for setting up your own tissue culture lab and recommend materials to follow along with the master class. The sessions are divided into sections, allowing you to choose which parts you want to engage in and which parts you prefer to watch and learn for future reference. Don't miss out on the PowerPoint slides and the highly acclaimed PROTOCOLS!
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: What is the schedule?
A: The class will run from Saturday, January 20th to Sunday, January 21st, with sessions scheduled from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM Eastern Time each day.
Q: How do I participate in the Houseplants Master Class?A: The master class will be conducted online via a live-streaming platform. You will receive instructions and access details to join the virtual sessions one day before the class begins.
Q: Do I need any prior experience or knowledge in plant tissue culture to attend this master class?
A: No prior experience is necessary. The master class is designed to cater to both beginners and individuals with some knowledge of plant tissue culture. Francisco Palacios and the Plant Cell Technology Team will guide you from the basics to advanced techniques.
Q: What materials/equipment do I need to participate?
A: You are not required to purchase materials/equipment for class participation. We provide a suggested equipment list for setting up your tissue culture lab. We will also recommend specific materials to follow along with the practical demonstrations upon registration. You can choose to participate hands-on or simply observe and learn for future reference.
Q: Will the master class recordings be available for later viewing?
A: Yes, the master class sessions will be recorded, and registered participants will have access to the recordings for a limited time after the event (up to 90 days at no additional fee). This allows you to revisit the content or catch up on any missed sessions. You also have the opportunity to purchase an add-on with your ticket that will allow you access to the recording for an unlimited time. To Enjoy Unlimited Availability to The Class Recording, Please Purchase the Recording Access Pass Add-On.
Q: Can I interact and ask questions during the master class?
A: Absolutely! There will be designated Q&A sessions where you can ask questions directly to Francisco Palacios, our expert tissue culturist. You can also engage in discussions with fellow participants through chat features during the live sessions.
Q: Will I receive any course materials or resources?
A: Yes, you will receive the slides used during the master class and the highly acclaimed PROTOCOLS and Equipment lists. These resources will be valuable references to support your learning beyond the live sessions.
Q: Is there a certificate provided upon completion of the master class?
A: Yes, participants who attend the master class in its entirety will receive a certificate of completion, acknowledging their participation and dedication to learning about houseplant tissue culture.
Q: Can I ask for personalized advice or consultation regarding my specific tissue culture projects?
A: While the master class provides a wealth of knowledge and practical techniques, it does not offer personalized project consultations. However, you can benefit from the expertise and insights shared during the Q&A sessions. We do offer one-on-one personalized consultations with Francisco on our website should you need personalized assistance setting up your lab after the class.
Q: Are there any prerequisites for attending the Houseplants Master Class?
A: There are no specific prerequisites for attending the master class. It is open to anyone interested in learning about houseplant tissue culture, regardless of their professional background or expertise.
Q: What houseplants will Francisco be working with at the master class?
A: Francisco will be working with houseplants like monsteras, philodendrons, begonias, alocasias, African violets, rare plants, and so much more! Please note that the specific plants and varieties covered may be subject to change or addition based on the master class's content and availability of plant material at the time of the event.
Q: Can I watch with multiple people on one screen?
A: Each ticket is valid for one person per screen. If multiple individuals wish to attend the master class, they will need separate tickets and access to their own screens. This ensures that each participant can fully engage with the content and have the best learning experience possible.
Q: Is there a refund policy in case I cannot attend the master class?
A: We understand that unforeseen circumstances may arise. Although we are unable to provide a refund, you may be able to exchange your ticket date for a future class. Please refer to our refund policy outlined in the registration details or contact our customer support for further assistance. If you have any additional questions or require further clarification, please feel free to reach out to our customer support team. We are here to assist you!
Terms and Conditions: Plant Cell Technology, Inc reserves the right to cancel or change any class due to insufficient enrollment or other extenuating circumstances. Students enrolled in canceled classes will receive a credit towards the next master class of the same or lesser value. In the event of dates or instructor changes, all students will be notified.
"Participation in the master class implies acceptance of the understanding that PCT assumes no responsibility for any personal injury or damage to property."