Conference - Crop Diversification in a Changing World: Mobilizing the green gold of plant genetic resources

Calendario
ECLLD/Europa
Data
08/05/2017 - 11/05/2017
Ubicazione
Montpellier, Francia

Descrizione

www.eucarpiageneticresources2017.org

#eucarpiaGR2017

Please come and join the more than 160 participants from around the world at this important event!
Register at: https://symposium.inra.fr/eucarpiageneticresources2017/Registration

Provisional conference programme now available online:
https://symposium.inra.fr/eucarpiageneticresources2017/Programme3

Monday 8 May 2017

Afternoon - Registration and Poster set up
Evening - Welcome reception and Guest presentation
- Informal poster viewing

Tuesday 9 May 2017

Morning - Registration and Poster set up
- Opening session
Welcome addresses
Conference keynote presentation
- Plenary session 1: PGR conservation – in nature, in production systems and in genebanks

Afternoon
- Flash poster presentations – Session 1
- Plenary session 2: Breeding for diverse farming systems ‒ the roles of the formal and informal sectors
- Flash poster presentations – Session 2
- Introduction to workshop sessions
- Poster session

Evening - Social dinner

Wednesday 10 May 2017

Morning - Parallel workshop sessions
- Valuing plant genetic diversity – what are the costs and benefits of PGR conservation and use?
- The in situ–ex situ conundrum – can we move to a truly integrated approach?
- Searching for diversity – how can information flow be streamlined to improve access to PGR?
- Accessing plant genetic diversity – what are the obstacles and how can they be overcome?

Afternoon
- Field trip

Evening - Free evening

Thursday 11 May 2017

Morning - Plenary session 3: Collaborative approaches in plant breeding ‒
public‒private partnerships and participatory approaches
- Plenary session 4: Marketing diversity ‒ enhancing the enabling environment for crop diversification

Afternoon
- Plenary session 5: Workshop results and discussion
- Plenary session 6: Panel discussion and conference resolution
- Closing session

Evening
- Free time/departure of delegates

Friday 12 May 2017
Post-conference field trips [optional and at additional cost]

Informazioni sulla località

Montpellier, Francia

Paese
Francia
Provincia
Occitania
Città
Montpellier