4th International Workshop

Next Generation Genomics and Integrated Breeding for Crop Improvement

ICRISAT, Patancheru, India

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About the Program

Better communication and sharing of the ideas between scientists and stakeholders is the key to achieve the goal of global food security. This workshop will provide the platform for scientists to interact with each other and present their work and discuss different aspects of modern genomics and breeding for crop improvement. This workshop will be organized under well-structured technical sessions that will include invited lectures by eminent speakers in the fields of genetics, genomics, breeding and allied sciences. A poster exhibition on major themes may also be arranged during the workshop.

Inaugural Speaker
Wang Jun
Executive Director
BGI-Shenzhen, China
Digital Revolution of Agriculture-What omics can do?

Concluding Speaker
Jean-Marcel Ribaut

Director, Generation Challenge Program
GCP, Mexico
Adoption of modern breeding tools in developing countries: challenges and opportunities.

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Key Speakers / Participants

Gary Atlin, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, USA
Kailash Bansal, National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources, India
Jacqueline Batley, University of Queensland, Australia
Colin Cavanagh, CSIRO, Australia
Wang Chuangtang, Shandong Peanut Research Institute, China
Doug Cook, University of California-Davis, USA
Jose Crossa, CIMMYT, Mexico
HS Dhaliwal, Eternal University, India
Dave Edwards, University of Queensland, Australia
Fred van Eeuwijk, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
Jeffrey Ehlers, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, USA
Jeffrey Endelman, University of Wisconsin, USA
Andreas Graner, IPK-Gatersleben, Germany
Baozhu Guo, USDA-ARS, University of Georgia
PK Gupta, CCS University - Meerut, India
Vidya Gupta, National Chemical Laboratory - Pune, India
HS Gupta, Indian Agricultural Research Institute - New Delhi, India
John Hickey, University of Edinburgh, UK
Shailaja Hittalmani, UAS-Bangalore, India
Scott Jackson, University of Georgia - Athens, USA
Swapan K Datta, ICAR - New Delhi, India
Andrzej Kilian, DArT Pty Ltd, Australia
Peter Langdrige, ACPFG Pty Ltd, Australia
*Hei Leung, IRRI, The Philippines
Zhikang Li, CAAS - Beijing, China
Xuanqiang Liang, Guangdong Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China
Aaron Lorenz, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA
T Mohapatra, Central Rice Research Institute, India
David Marshall, The James Hutton Institute, UK
Ramil Mauleon, IRRI, The Philippines
Graham Mc Laren, GCP, Mexico
Kenneth McNally, IRRI, The Philippines
*Albrecht Melchinger, University of Hohenheim, Germany
T Nepolean, Indian Agricultural Research Institute - New Delhi, India
Frank Ordon, Julius Kuehn-Institute Quedlinburg, Germany
Deepak Pental, University of Delhi South campus, India
Jesse Poland, Kansas State University, USA
K Vinod Prabhu, Indian Agricultural Research Institute - New Delhi, India
BM Prasanna, CIMMYT, Kenya
Jochen C. Reif, IPK-Gatersleben, Germany
EA Siddiq, ANGRAU, India
AK Singh, Indian Agricultural Research Institute - New Delhi, India
NK Singh, National Research Center on Plant Biotechnology, India
Tim Sutton, ACPFG, University of Adelaide, Australia
Roberto Tuberosa, University of Bologna, Italy
*Richard Visser, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
Peter Wenzl, CIMMYT, Mexico
Yunbi Xu, CIMMYT, China
Shanlin Yu, Shandong Peanut Research Institute, China

*yet to be confirmed

... and many more

Workshop Program

Please contact : Dr Rajeev Varshney - Workshop Organizer for more details
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