Genome Assisted Biology of Crops and Model Plant Systems

Major Topics:
- New genome sequences
- Epigenomics
- Plant environment interactions
- Metabolism
- Systems approaches
- Emerging model systems
- Crop plant architecture, breeding and yield
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Organized by:
Nam-Hai Chua, Rockefeller University, USA
David Jackson, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA

Keynote Speakers:
Robert Martienssen , Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA
Jiayang Li, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, China

Invited Speakers:
Thomas Brutnell,Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, USA
Mike Bevan, John Innes Center, UK
Xiaofeng Cao, Institute of Genetics & Developmental Biology, CAS, China
Brian Dilkes, Purdue University, USA
Andrea Eveland, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA
Mitsuyasu Hasebe, National Institute for Basic Biology, Japan
Luis Herrera-Estrella, Center for Research&Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute, Mexico
Sanwen Huang, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China
Dirk Inze, Gent University, Belgium
Takeshi Izawa, National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, Japan
Masayoshi Kawaguchi, National Institute for Basic Biology, Japan
Harry Klee, University of Florida, USA
Anna Koltunow,CSIRO Plant Industry, Australia
Junko Kyozuka, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Insuk Lee, Yonsei University, South Korea
Hong Gil Nam, Center for System Biplogy of Plant Senescence and Life History, IBS & DGIST, Korea
Naoko Nishizawa, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Rajani Sarojam, Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory, Singapore
Motoaki Seki, Center for Sustainable Resource Science, Japan
Esther van der Knaap The Ohio State University, USA
Huiwen Wu, The Rockefeller University, USA
Jian Ye, Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory, SINGAPORE
Daniel Zilberman, University of California, Berkeley, USA

21 Apr - 25 Apr 2014

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