2019 Conference Program

 

Here is our preliminary program for the 5th Plants and People Conference.

More information will be coming soon!

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

  Time
Registration 08:30 - 10:00
Welcome 10:15 - 10:20
Session 1 10:20 - 11:00 Mark Tester (KAUST, SA)
11:00 - 11:40 Björn Niere (BMZ, DE)
11:40 - 11:50 Student talk
11:50 - 12:30 Christine Foyer (University of Birmingham, UK)
Lunch Break 12:30 - 13:20
Session 2 13:20 - 14:00 Alison Smith (University of Cambridge, UK)
14:00 - 14:40 Kirsi-Marja Oksman-Caldentey (VTT, FI)
14:40 - 14:50 Student talk
14:50 - 15:30 Shanshan Luo (MPI-TM, DE)
Coffee break 15:30 - 16:00
Session 3 16:00 - 16:40 Fernando Geu-Flores (University of Copenhagen, DK)
16:40 - 16:50 Student talk
16:50 - 17:30 Joachim Schiemann (JKI, DE)
Meet and Greet (with refreshments) 17:30 - 18:45

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

 

  Time

Session 4

09:15 - 09:55 Rachel Wells (JIC, UK)
09:55 - 10:05 Student talk
10:05 - 10:45 Nick Saik (Know IDEAS Media Inc., Nick Saik Productions, CA)
Coffee break 10:45 - 11:15

Session 5

11:15 - 11:55 Matt Clark (Natural History Museum, UK)
11:55 - 12:05 Student talk
12:05 - 12:45 Eva Gietl (KWS, DE)
Conference group picture 12:45 - 13:00
Lunch break 13:00 - 14:00

Session 6

14:00 - 14:40 Natalie Laibach (University of Bonn, DE)
14:40 - 15:20 Wendy Harwood (JIC, UK)
15:20 - 15:30 Student talk
15:30 - 16:10 Jessica Eise (Purdue University, USA)
Meet and Greet (with refreshments) 16:15 - 17:30
Barbecue & Student Talk Awards from 18:00