Dates & Schedule

RELEVANT DATES

TENTATIVE SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM

Monday, May 4
17:00 – 19:00 Registration

Posters placing

Registration Desk

Noble Hall sides

Tuesday, May 5
08:30 – 09:30 Registration

Posters placing

Registration Desk

Noble Hall sides

09:30 – 11:00 Opening: Board of Directors and local representatives.

Opening Lecture on Genetics: Medical Genomics: Understanding variation in health and disease. Lecturer: Ángel CARRACEDO. University of Santiago de Compostela, SPAIN

Musical performance (courtesy of the Provincial Chamber of Pontevedra)

Noble Hall
11:00 – 11:30 Poster Session and coffee break Noble Hall sides
11:30 – 13:30 Oral Session 1. Biodiversity: genetic resources; domestication and evolution.

Chair: Bulent UZUN. TURKEY

Noble Hall
13:30 – 15:30 Lunch Restaurant
15:30 – 18:00 Oral Session 2. Genetic improvement of quality and agronomical traits.

Chair: Frederick L. STODDARD. FINLAND

Noble Hall
18:30 – 20:00 Social Programme Pending
Wednesday, May 6
09:00 – 10:30 Oral Session 3. Symbiotic interactions, N fixation, physiology.

Chair: José J. PUEYO. SPAIN

Noble Hall
10:30 – 11:30 Poster Session and coffee break Noble Hall sides
11:30 – 13:30 Oral Session 4. Resistance to biotic and abiotic stresses; ecophysiology.

Chair: Albert VANDENBERG. CANADA

Noble Hall
13:30 – 15:30 Lunch Restaurant
15:30  – 17:30 Oral Session 5. Genetics, molecular breeding and –omics.

Chair: Teresa MILLÁN. SPAIN

Noble Hall
17:30 – 20:15 Social Programme Pontevedra downtown
20:45 – 23:00 Social Programme Restaurant
Thursday, May 7
09:00 – 11:00 Oral Session 6. Crop production: cropping systems; ecosystem services; weed control.

Chair: Francesca SPARVOLI. ITALY

Noble Hall

 

 

11:00 – 11:30 Poster Session and Coffee break Noble Hall sides
11:30 – 12:45 Oral Session 7. End uses for food and feed.

Chair: Rouxlene VAN DER MERWE. SOUTH AFRICA

Noble Hall

 

13:00 – 13:30 Closing. Posters removing. Noble Hall
13:30 – 15:30 Free afternoon
15:30 – 21:00 Social Programme Pontevedra surroundings

 


Tentative scientific program