4th INTERNATIONAL MEETING ON PLANT BREEDING

Uncovering the power and the secrets behind DNA modifications



Registration: Click here

Abstract rules: Click here

Submission deadline: September 10th, 2020

Abstract submission: Click here

Poster model: Click here

Roland Vencovsky Award Rules: Click here

Poster presentation: Coming soon


Program:

September 30th, 2020

13:30 - 14:00 → Jason Rauscher - Opening session (Corteva)

14:00 - 15:00 → Agustin Zsögön - “De novo domestication of wild species: a platform to create more nutritious and resilient crops” (Federal University of Viçosa - UFV)

15:00 - 16:00 → Daniel Voytas - “Overcoming Bottlenecks in Editing Plant Genomes” (University of Minnesota)

16:00 - 16:20 → Research Presentation

16:20 - 16:40 → Break

16:40 - 17:40 → Yinong Yang - “CRISPR/Cas-enabled plant genome editing and precision breeding” (Pennsylvania State University)

17:40 - 18:00 → Research Presentation

October 1st, 2020

13:30 - 14:30 → Antonio Costa de Oliveira - “New Challenges for Cereal Breeding in Southern Brazil” (Federal University of Pelotas - UFPel)

14:30 - 15:30 → Sandra Milach - “Predictive Breeding in the Era of Genome Editing” (Corteva)

15:30 - 15:50 → Research Presentation

15:50 - 16:20 → Break

16:20 - 17:20 → Lázaro Eustáquio Pereira Peres - “Domestication and de novo domestication: tomato as a model.” (Luiz de Queiroz College of Agriculture - ESALQ/USP)

17:20 - 17:40 → “Roland Vencovsky” Award

17:40 - 18:00 → Closing remarks


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