• Klaus Ammann

    University of Bern, Switzerland

    Title: How to structure the GM debate successfully

  • Thomas C Mueller

    University of Tennessee, USA

    Title: Why is the mid-southern United States an epicenter for the development of Herbicide resistant weeds?

  • Eduardo Blumwald

    University of California, USA

    Title: Source-sink relationships and stress tolerance in crop plants

  • Frendo Pierre

    University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, France

    Title: Redox state components controls the nitrogen-fixing symbiosis between Medicago truncatula and Sinorhizobium meliloti

  • Jeanmarie Verchot

    Texas A&M Agrilife Research, USA

    Title: Host ER stress machinery responds to Viral small membrane binding proteins to suppress virus accumulation

  • Aiming Wang

    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Canada

    Title: Understanding defense and counter-defense in plant-virus co-evolutionary arms race and developing next generation antiviral resistance

  • Annie Claessens

    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Canada

    Title: The Canadian breeding program for the improvement of abiotic stress tolerance of perennial forage legumes

  • Ali M. Missaoui

    The University of Georgia, Georgia

    Title: Tweaking adaptation traits to improve yield in perennial herbaceous crops: Seasonal dormancy as a model

  • Samir C. Debnath

    St. John’s Research and Development Centre, Canada

    Title: To be announced..

  • Hit Kishore Goswami

    Barkatullah University, India

    Title: Natural hybridization may trigger genomic reshuffle imposing complicated strategies for survival of hybrid-segregates

  • Hong-Wei Xue

    Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

    Title: Proteasome regulation in plant development

  • Zheng Zheng

    Fudan University, China

    Title: Ecological Restoration of Plants and China’s Watershed Pollution Control

  • Victoria A Piunova

    IBM Almaden Research Center, United States

    Title: Machine Learning in Development of Therapies for Citrus Greening

  • Frederik C. Botha

    Sugar Research Australia Limited, Australia

    Title: Yellow canopy syndrome in sugarcane is caused by a sink source imbalance

  • Nuria Koteyeva

    Komarov Botanical Institute Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia

    Title: Salt tolerance mechanisms in grasses with salt excretion

  • Raquel Diaz Vazquez

    Lourizan Forest Research Center, Spain

    Title: Genetic breeding as a tool to control the pine wilt disease

  • Zentgraf Ulrike

    University of Tubingen, Germany

    Title: Regulatory circuits connect early leaf development and senescence in Arabidopsis thaliana

  • Maria Pacureanu

    Research Center for Cereals and Industrial Crops, Romania

    Title: Sunflower broomrape (Orobanche cumana) parasite: biology, genetics, host-parasite interaction

  • Paola Fortini

    University of Molise, Italy

    Title: Ethnobotanical study on the medicinal plants in the central-southern Apennine, (Italy)

  • Jose Renato Stangarlin

    Western Parana State University, Brazil

    Title: High diluted solution of Thuya occidentalis changes photosynthetic response curves in tomato plants infected with Meloidogyne incognita

  • Adriano Stinca

    University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Italy

    Title: Invasion impact of the Genista etnensis (Raf.) DC. (Fabaceae) on Mt. Vesuvius

  • Montacie Charlotte

    UMR 5096 - CNRS/UPVD, France

    Title: Nucleolar iron impacts rDNA organization and expression in A. thaliana

  • Segret Lea

    France Ginseng, France

    Title: Effect of high light stress on the photosynthesis of a shade demanding plant: Panax ginseng C.A. Meyer

  • Linhai Wang

    Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China

    Title: Genomic analysis of lipid-related genes showed insight to the high oil content in sesame

  • Seyed Abdollah Hosseini

    Agro Innovation International Roullier Saint Malo, France

    Title: The critical role of silicon in alleviating drought stress and mineral nutrient deficiencies in different crop plants

  • Geza Bujdoso

    National Agricultural Research and Innovation Centre – Fruitculture Research Institute, Hungary

    Title: Breeding for the ensure the good quality of the Hungarian Persian Walnut industry

  • Sri Hendrastuti Hidayat

    Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia

    Title: Virus diseases of garlic in Indonesia and potential control measures

  • Adel Saleh Hussein Al-Abed

    National Center for Agricultural Research and Extension, Jordan

    Title: Molecular Identification of Macrophomina Phaseolina associated with Charcoal Rot of Melon in Jordan

  • Tongda Xu

    Fujian Agricultural and Forestry University, China

    Title: TMK-mediated transcriptional auxin signaling in regulating plant development

  • Ming-Jung Liu

    Academia Sinica, Taiwan

    Title: Regulatory divergence in wound-responsive gene expression in domesticated and wild tomato

  • Yanju Liu

    Beijing Milu Ecological Research Center, China

    Title: Removal of Airborne Dust and Associated Metals by Plant Leaves

  • Victor B. Amoroso

    Central Mindanao University, Philippines

    Title: To be announced..

  • Lin Xu

    Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

    Title: Wound signaling and cell fate transition in plant regeneration

  • Youssef EL Kharrassi

    University of Mohammed VI Polytechnic (UM6P), Morocco

    Title: Ex situ conservation and in vitro multiplication of potential cactus species resistant to cochineal and productive of fruits consumable in Morocco

  • Wen-Hui Lin

    Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

    Title: The Brassinosteroids (BR) Signaling Regulation of plant Seed number

  • Hassan Refai Hamasha

    Jerash University, Jordan

    Title: Environmental gradients shape the genetic structure of two medicinal Salvia species in Jordan

  • Prodjinoto Hermann

    Universite catholique de Louvain, Belgium

    Title: Morpho-physiological approaches to screen for salinity tolerance in Oryza glaberrima Steud

  • Xiaoxue Wang

    Shenyang Agricultural University, China

    Title: SKIP, a Splicing Factor, Links Alternative Splicing to SWR1 Chromatin Remodeling Complex and Controls Flowering Time in Arabidopsis

  • Yong Wang

    Shandong Agricultural University, China

    Title: Identification and Characterization of Nitrate Regulatory Genes in Plants

  • Xiaoyu Li

    Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

    Title: Growth and physiology responses of Phragmites australis to drought, flooding and their alternate in inland salt marshes, Northeast China

  • A. Beaulah

    Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, India

    Title: Screening of Interspecific tomato hybrids against Peanut Bud Necrosis Virus (PBNV)

  • Michelle Jooste

    Stellenbosch University, South Africa

    Title: Understanding an un-described symbiosis; implications for resilience, evolution and conservation of Oxalis in the Cape flora biodiversity hotspot

  • Yangnan Gu

    Tsinghua University, China

    Title: Gating plant immunity and cell at the nuclear pore

  • Nibedita Das

    Gauhati University, India

    Title: Ethnobotanical uses of Clerodendrum L. in North East India

  • Qiang Wei

    Nanjing Forestry University, China

    Title: Exploring key cellular processes and candidate genes regulating the primary thickening growth of Moso underground shoots

  • Zhao Mingmin

    Inner Mongolia Agricultural University, China

    Title: Necrotic syndrome associated to the chemira virus carrying a highly structured noncoding RNA

  • An-Long Chiou

    University of Taipei, Taiwan

    Title: Current Situation of Research and Application of Biological Control Agents in Taiwan

  • Md. Kamrul Hasan

    Zhejiang University, China

    Title: Melatonin promotes plants growth under low-sulfur regimes by regulating sulfur homeostasis in tomato (Solanum lycopesicum L)

  • Dwiki Prasetiya

    Yogyakarta State University, Indonesia

    Title: Diversity of edible and inedible macrofungi in Turgo tropical forest ecosystem Mount Merapi National Park

  • Fang Liu

    The Institute of Cotton Research of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China

    Title: Preliminary progress of QTL Mapping and transcriptomic analysis for Salt Tolerance on wild cotton (Gossypium)

  • Nasim Abolfathi

    Shahid Chamran University of Ahwaz, Iran

    Title: Investigation on Population Fluctuation, Spatial Distribution and Sampling Plans of Tetranychus urticae Koch. in Common Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) Fields in North Lorestan Province-Iran

  • Muhammad Zaheer Ahmed

    University of Karachi, Pakistan

    Title: Temporal and organ specific modifications assist in growth of Phragmites karka under saline degraded land: A sustainable approach for alternate biofuel source

  • Mudassar Fareed Awan

    University of the Punjab Lahore, Pakistan

    Title: Expression Studies of Insect Resistant Genes in Gossypium hirsutum