Kick-off meeting – CREA

ExpoSEED Kick-off meeting

7 - 8 June 2016, CREA - Genomics Research Centre

Via San Protaso, 302
Fiorenzuola d'Arda PC, 29017, Italy

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7 June, morning (10:00 – 12:30)

      - Dissemination activities (italian)
      - Coffee break
      - “From Invention to Patent” Viktor Korzun – KWS-Einbeck, Germany
7 June, afternoon (2 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.)

RISE projects: “Bureaucratic” information
Partners presentations (30-40 min):

      - Introduction of CREA-Genomics Research Centre
      Luigi Cattivelli, CREA-Genomics Research Centre, Fiorenzuola d’Arda (PC), Italy

      - Towards the dissection of the molecular control of yield in crops: forward and reverse genetics approaches
      Raffaella Battaglia, CREA-Genomics Research Centre, Fiorenzuola d’Arda (PC), Italy

      - Functional Characterization of Genes Putatively Controlling Inflorescence Developmental in Arabidopsis and Rice
      Israr Ud Din, Dep. of Bioscience, University of Milano, Italy

      - A global view on genetic networks controlling seed development: The role of parental genome dosages in reproductive cross-talk
      Ignacio Ezquer, Dep. of Bioscience, University of Milano, Italy

      - Coffee break

      - Transcriptional networks controlling pistil development: can we translate Arabidopsis knowledge to other species?
      Cristina Ferrandiz, CSIC, Spain

      - Visit at the experimental fields (around 5 p.m.)

8 June, morning (starting at 9:00 a.m.)

      - Introduction of KWS SAAT SE and KWS LOCHOW GMBH
      Viktor Korzun, KWS-Einbeck, Germany

      - Genomics and molecular breeding in cereals
      Viktor Korzun, KWS-Einbeck, Germany

      - Transcription factor, protein, and hormonal networks involved in gynoecium and fruit development in Arabidopsis
      Stefan de Folter, Cinvestas-National Laboratory of Genomics for Biodiversity – Irapuato, Mexico

      - Coffee break

      - Biparental and association mapping strategies applied to identify the underlying genetic bases of yield and its components in wheat
      Viviana Echenique, CONICET, Department of Agronomy, Argentina

      - Genetic control of rice reproductive development
      Ludovico Dreni, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

      - Lunch

8 Afternoon

      “Chat” between the partners to arrange the secondment