General Information

The Iguaçu Falls are one the New 7 Wonders of Nature and as you can imagine, inspiration comes with every breath taken there.
In selecting this place for the Congress, we wished to present the perfect scenery to discuss the role that science can play in addressing global challenges.

International Congress of Genetics


September 10 to 14, 2018


Bourbon Cataratas Convention & Spa Resort, Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil

Official language



Host by


- Brazilian Genetics Society (SBG)

- International Genetics Federation (IGF)