HYBRID EVENT: You can participate in person at Rome, Italy or Virtually from your home or work.
September 16-18, 2024 | Rome, Italy

Plant Science Conference 2021 | Online Event

Keynote speaker at Plant Science Conference 2020 - Klaus Ammann
Klaus Ammann
University of Bern, Switzerland

Title: Evolution, Humanity, Science and Molecules

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Frederik Botha
Frederik Botha
The University of Queensland, Australia

Title: Frederik (Frikkie) Botha is currently a Professorial Research Fellow at the Queensland Alliance for Agriculture & Food Innovation, University of Queensland, Australia. Previous roles include Executive Director of the Sugar Research Development Corporation, Australia, Director the Sugarcane Research Institute, and Institute for Plant Biotechnology in South Africa.  He is a past President of the South African Association of Botanists and current Vice-Chair of the International Society of Sugarcane Technologists. Served as board member of PlantBio, National Innovation Centre for Plant Biotechnology, and member of the GMO evaluation Committee, Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries in South Africa. His research focus is on the genetic and molecular control of carbon partitioning in the culm and leaves of the C4 grasses with special attention to sugarcane. He has authored 190 scientific papers, 4 book chapters and a book on Sugarcane Physiology.  Co-inventor on 4 registered international patents.

Keynote speaker at Plant Science Conferences 2020 - Jeremy Sweet
Jeremy Sweet
J T  Environmental Consultants Ltd, United Kingdom

Title: To be updated soon...

Keynote Speaker at Plant Science Conference 2020 - Anabel Rial B
Anabel Rial B
Independent consultant / Member UICN-SSC Freshwater Specialist Group, Colombia & Venezuela

Title: To be updated soon...

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Benigno Villalón
Benigno Villalón
Texas A & M University, USA

Title: The science of nutritional foods for health and other wellness information about Obesity and Diabetes

Keynote speaker at Plant Conferences 2020 - Jagdish Kumar Ladha
Jagdish Kumar Ladha
University of California-Davis, USA

Title: What is the Nitrogen Story?

Keynote Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences 2020 - Biljana Nikolic
Biljana Nikolic
Institute of Forestry, Serbia

Title: Biochemistry of some relic and endemic conifers of Balkan Peninsula

Speaker at Botany Conferences 2020 - Arnold Gegechkori
Arnold Gegechkori
Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Georgia

Title: Impoverishment of the Turanian biota in discrete relict patches of painted deserts across East Georgia

Speaker at Plant Conference 2020 - Najda Agnieszka
Najda Agnieszka
University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland

Title: Quality of the herb Mentha x Piperita L. var. Officinalis Sole f. Pallescens Camus modified by drying at high temperatures in a vacuum

Speaker at Plant Conferences 2020 - Nadezda Verkhovtseva
Nadezda Verkhovtseva
Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia

Title: Updated soon...

Keynote Speaker for Plant Science Conferences 2020 - Pavlovskaya N.E
Pavlovskaya N.E
Orlov State Agricultural University, Russia

Title: Field crops as a source of biologically active substances for crop production

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Vakhtang Barbakadze
Vakhtang Barbakadze
Tbilisi State Medical University, Georgia

Title: A new representative of poly(sugar acids): Acidic polysaccharide poly[3-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)glyceric acid], its synthetic analogues and potential therapeutic effect

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Pimentel, Carlos
Pimentel, Carlos
Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Title: GHG production and effects on tropical agriculture: The case of Brazil

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Helena Jacoba du Plessis
Helena Jacoba du Plessis
University of Limpopo, South Africa

Title: Characterization of Hibiscus coddii subsp. barnardii, an endemic South African species with ornamental potential

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Liudmyla Kozeko
Liudmyla Kozeko
M.G. Kholodny Institute of Botany, Ukraine

Title: Cell type-specific expression patterns of heat shock protein AtHSP90-2 in Arabidopsis seedlings

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Edgar Omar Rueda Puente
Edgar Omar Rueda Puente
Universidad De Sonora, Mexico

Title: The reconversion of agriculture in arid and desert areas, at level word

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Fateh Aljane
Fateh Aljane
University of Gabès, Tunisia

Title: Molecular assessment of genetic diversity of some Tunisian fig (Ficus carica L.) accessions using RAPD, ISSR and SSR Markers

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Hamid Madani
Hamid Madani
Islamic Azad University, Iran

Title: Sowing dates, phosphorus resources and plant density effects on black cumin (Nigella sativa L.) characteristics

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Izolda Matchutadze
Izolda Matchutadze
Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University, Georgia

Title: Worlds unique habitat  diversity of Kolkheti Lowland (West Georgia), threats, conservation and wise use

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Pavel Matušinsky
Pavel Matušinsky
Agrotest fyto, Ltd., Czech Republic

Title: The effect of potassium on the content of soluble sugars in barley

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Hana Auer Malinska
Hana Auer Malinská
Jan Evangelista Purkyne University, Czech Republic

Title: Physiology changes induced by priming in Miscanthus x giganteus

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Abdelilah Chaoui
Abdelilah Chaoui
University of Carthage, Tunisia

Title: Exogenous application of nitric oxide and hydrogen sulfide confers tolerance to chromium (VI) by metabolic rewiring in maize (Zea mays L.) seedlings

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Ivana Svacinova
Ivana Svacinova
Agrotest fyto, Ltd., Czech Republic

Title: Detection of specific mutation conferring resistance in fungal pathogens in barely

Speaker for Plant Conferences 2020 - Gunay Talibova
Gunay Talibova
Baku Agropark LLC, Azerbaijan

Title: Tomato yellow curl leaf virus

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Xin Zhang
Xin Zhang
Northwest A&F University, China

Title: Ovule development within Cycadales - nucellus morphology, anatomy and implication pollination

Speaker at Plant Science Conferences - Csaba Bojtor
Csaba Bojtor
University of Debrecen, Hungary

Title: Effect of different nitrogen fertilization levels on the proteome profile of maize (Zea Mays L.) leaf tissue in long-term field experiment

Speaker at Botany Conferences 2020 - Arpad Illes
Arpad Illes
University of Debrecen, Hungary

Title: Effect of organic biofoliar fertilizer on the growth and yield parameters of maize

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Kelli G. Thorup
Kelli G. Thorup
California State University, USA

Title: Alleviation of thermal stress in Pinus ponderosa by plant-growth promoting rhizobacteria isolated from mixed-conifer forests

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Nisreen A. AL-Quraan
Nisreen A. AL-Quraan
Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan

Title: Environmental and Geographical Impacts on Ruta graveolens Plants Metabolism

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Darya Harshkova
Darya Harshkova
University of Gdansk, Poland

Title: Short-term exposure to Diclofenac cause adverse effects on Green Alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii

Speaker at Plant Biology Conference 2020 - Laura Margarita Lopez Castillo
Laura Margarita Lopez Castillo
Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico

Title: Postharvest insect resistance in maize

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Manja Božic
Manja Božic
Maize Research Institute, Serbia

Title: atpI expression in different developmental stages of maize during chilling

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Ayumi Deguchi
Ayumi Deguchi
Chiba University, Japan

Title: Localized repression of two bHLH genes are involved in white margins in flowers of carnation by the absence of synthesis of anthocyanins

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Sima Sohrabi
Sima Sohrabi
Gorgan University, Iran

Title: The allopathic effect of aqueous extract of tuberous root of (Ranunculus ficaria) on wheat seedlings growth

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - SAVA Parascovia
SAVA Parascovia
Ministry of Agriculture, Republic of Moldova

Title: The influence of climate conditions on the productivity of some gooseberry varieties in republic of moldova

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Wahbi Djebali
Wahbi Djebali
University of Carthage, Tunisia

Title: NO induced chromium tolerance in maize (Zea mays L.) seedlings through regulating oxido-nitrosative events and metabolic homeostasis

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Shoula Aboud Kharouf
Shoula Aboud Kharouf
Al-Furat University, Syria

Title: Study Resistance and reaction type number of genotype (Vicia faba L.) Uromyces viciae - fabae and definition of races and Status and strategies for improvement in Syria for season 2018 – 2019

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Aparna B. Gunjal
Aparna B. Gunjal
Dr. D.Y. Patil Arts Commerce & Science College, India

Title: Plant growth promoting rhizobacteria in agriculture

Speaker for Plant Science Conferences 2020 - Acga Cheng
Acga Cheng
University of Malaya, Malaysia

Title: Legume genetics and genomics to shape a sustainable future

Speaker at Plant Science Conferences 2020 - Itji Diana Daud
Itji Diana Daud
Indonesian Entomological Society, Indonesia

Title: Influence of Growth Media to The Virulence of Beauveria bassiana (Balsamo) Vuillemin Against Tribolium castaneum (Tenebrionidae: Coleoptera)

Speaker at Botany Conferences 2020 - Ade Rosmana
Ade Rosmana
Hasanuddin University, Indonesia

Title: Management of above-ground disease with endophytic Trichoderma asperellum  and composted plant residues: Case of  vascular streak dieback on cacao

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Zafar Iqbal
Zafar Iqbal
University of Sargodha, Pakistan

Title: Detection and management of Citrus decline syndrome

Keynote Speaker for Plant Science Conferences - Chandrawati Jee
Chandrawati Jee
A.N. College Patna, India

Title: Conservation and Production of Medicinal and Aeromatic Plants for Sustainable Livelihood

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Debolina Sarkar
Debolina Sarkar
University of Canterbury, New Zealand

Title: A step toward preventing Oomycete’s infection through the modification of electric fields on a microfluidic device

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Tse-Min Lee
Tse-Min Lee
National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan

Title: NADPH oxidase-mediated signaling pathway mediates the high light activation of ascorbate-glutathione cycle (AGC) in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii against photo-oxidative stress

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Archana Udai Singh
Archana Udai Singh
Division of Nematology, ICAR- IARI, India

Title: Phytonematodes problem under polyhouse condition and their management

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Juan Leonardo Rocha Valez
Juan Leonardo Rocha Valez
Universidad Autonóma Agraria Antonio Narro, Mexico

Title: Effects of climate change on the development of beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) in the Lagunera region

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Juan Leonardo Rocha Quiñones
Juan Leonardo Rocha Quiñones
Universidad Autonóma Agraria Antonio Narro, Mexico

Title: PDCA application in bean cultivation in Northern Mexico

Speaker for Plant Science Conference 2021 - Niranjana Murukan
Niranjana Murukan
ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, India

Title: Exploring novel leaf rust resistance genes in Aegilops speltoides and Ae. variabilis for imparting leaf rust resistance in bread wheat (Triticum aestivum L.)

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Caroline Provost
Caroline Provost
Mirabel Agri-food Research Center, Canada

Title: How does cluster leaf removal reduce grape diseases pressure on cold-hardy hybrids cultivars under climatic condition of eastern Canada

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Yolander Youngblood
Yolander Youngblood
Prairie View A&M University, USA

Title: A ten percent acetic acid solution is sucessful as a growth control agent for glyphosate susceptible and glyphosate resistant Amaranthus palmeri (Palmer Amaranth) when applied early

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Caroline Provost
Caroline Provost
Mirabel Agri-food Research Center, Canada

Title: Impact of grapevine grafting for hybrid varieties grown under cold climatic condition of Quebec, Canada

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Lata Israni Shukla
Lata Israni Shukla
Pondicherry University, India

Title: Insight into the changes in  conserved miRNA and the targets during the events leading to successful generation of scutellum derived calli in Oryza sativa

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Abdeen Omer
Abdeen Omer
Energy Research Institute (ERI), UK

Title: Cultivation of organics in controlled environment greenhouse

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Najeeb Ahmed Mohosen Sallam
Najeeb Ahmed Mohosen Sallam
University of Aden, Yemen

Title: Seed Borne Mycoflora of Some Cereal Crops ( Wheat , Barely  And  Sorghum ) from  five  regions of  Makiras /Yemen

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Annet Namayanja
Annet Namayanja
National Crops Resources Research Institute (NaCRRI), Uganda

Title: Pythium root rot reaction of common bean progenies derived from a molecular marker assisted backcrossing program for anthracnose resistance

Speaker for Plant Science Conferences - Jadhav Karan R
Jadhav Karan R
Swati Criticare Center, India

Title: Effect of Liquid Formulation of Azotobacter vinelandii On germination of Vigna radiate (Mung Beans)

Speaker for Plant Science Conferences 2020 - Amber Gupta
Amber Gupta
Institute of Life Sciences, India

Title: Biochemical and molecular characterization of ion transporter channels in salt sensitive versus tolerant indica rice cultivars in aspect of salt tolerance

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Hagai Cohen
Hagai Cohen
Agricultural Research Organization (ARO), Israel

Title: A Multilevel Study of Melon Fruit Reticulation Provides Insight into Skin Ligno-Suberization Hallmarks

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Benzhi Zhou
Benzhi Zhou
Chinese Academy of Forestry, China

Title: Soil carbon, nitrogen and phosphorus stoichiometry and its influencing factors in Chinese fir plantations across subtropical China

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Babita Kumari
Babita Kumari
Banasthali University, India

Title: Mechanism of polyamines on growth, regeneration and callus formation in Gracilaria corticata and G. verrucosa (Rhodophycea)

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Mohamed, F. Abdel Aziz
Mohamed, F. Abdel Aziz
Agricultural Research Center, Egypt

Title: Effects of some insecticide mixtures on toxicity and some biochemical parameters of cotton leafworm, Spodoptera littoralis (Boisd.)

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Garba Ado
Garba Ado
Nigerian Army University Biu, Nigeria

Title: Response of some algal species for adsorption of Manganese, Cobalt and Nickel from untreated textile effluent in Kano, Nigeria

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Michael Adedotun Oke
Michael Adedotun Oke
Michael Adedotun Oke Foundation, Nigeria

Title: The impact of the outbreak of tomatoes disease Tuta absoluta in Nigeria

Speaker for GPMB 2021 - Solomon Shibeshi
Solomon Shibeshi
Worabe Agricultural Research Center, Ethiopia

Title: Evaluation of Durum wheat varieties for yield and yield related traits in highland areas of southern Ethiopia