International symposium on sustainable crop production and biosciences

event date:Feb 22, 2023 EventsPublic
UPDATE Jan 08, 2023



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Program (tentative. possible to be changed slightly)

Venue: Room 8210 (not fixed yet), Faculty of Agriculture, Setsunan University.

12:10 – 12:40 Registration

12:40 – 12:45 Welcome speech
Dr. Yasuyuki Kubo,
Dean of Faculty of Agriculture, Setsunan University

12:45 – 13:00 Opening remarks from organizer
Dr. Shigeyuki Tanaka,
Setsunan University

13:00 – 13:50 Keynote: Plant root endophyte(40min+10min)
Disentangling programmed cell death (PCD) in plant root-fungal interactions
Dr. Alga Zuccaro
University of Cologne, Germany

13:50 – 15:00 Session 1: Genomics and evolution(30min + 5min *2)
Visual integrative omics of fungi
Dr. Shingo Miyauchi
Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University, Japan

Dr. Junichi Obokata
Setsunan University, Japan

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee break

15:30 – 16:40 Session 2: [Plant disease and defense responses] (30min + 5min *2)
Maize AFP1 confers broad-spectrum antifungal activities via the targeting of fungal deacetylases
Dr. Lay-sun Ma
Academia sinica, Taiwan

Dr. Yuichiro Iida
Setsunan University, Japan

16:40 – 17:50 Session 3: [Plant growth and physiology] (30min + 5min *2)
Dr. Akihiro Ueda
Hiroshima University, Japan

Dr. Daisuke Takagi
Setsunan University, Japan

17:50-17:55 Closing remarks

18:15- Mixer