Workshop: Key steps of the plant biotechnology and breeding value chain

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 9:00 — Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 8:00

The STARGATE project, through its partner the Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), is organising a workshop titled "Key steps of the plant biotechnology and breeding value chain" on 17-18 May 2022.
Venue: Hybrid format. In-person at IPK Campus and online by Teams.

This 2-day workshop shall comprise lectures, in silico exercises and group discussions.

The program:

Date Time (CET) Topic Speaker
May 17
09:00 Welcome & Introduction Kerstin Neumann (IPK)
09:30 Session 1. Plant Genetic resources (PGR) and their documentation/Passport data Stephan Weise (IPK)
10:30 Coffee break  
10:45 Session 2. Phenotyping facilities and methods to evaluate PGR Kerstin Neumann (IPK)
Llorenç Cabrera-Bosquet (INRAE)
12:00 Lunch time  
13:00 Session 3. Image analysis    Llorenç Cabrera-Bosquet (INRAE)
Evgeny Gladilin (IPK)
Narendra Narisetti (IPK)
Madita Lauterberg (IPK)
17:00 Visit facilities for those on-site  
May 18
09:00 Session 4. Integrated analysis of phenomics data Kerstin Neumann (IPK)
11:15 Coffee break  
11:30 Session 5. FAIR phenomics data handling and data publication Uwe Scholz and Mathias Lange (IPK)
12:00 Lunch time  
13:00 Session 6. Engineering new targets through genome editing     Jochen Kumlehn (IPK)
15:00 Closing session  


Important!: Participants who register from now on will only be able to participate in the online format.
The deadline for applying is Wednesday 11th May 2022.

Eligible applicants and young scientists (preference given to PhD students).

The selected participants will be informed by Thursday 12th May 2022.
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