PROVISIONAL PROGRAM

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 3

14.30- 18:00

Registration and Poster set up

18:00 OPENING CEREMONY

Opening lecture

Antonio Monforte (IBMCP CSCI, ES)

19:30 WELCOME COCKTAIL

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 4

Session 1 CONSERVATION AND SUSTAINABLE USE OF GENETIC RESOURCES

Invited Speaker Ulrike Lohwasser (IPK, DE)

Session 2 GENOMICS APPROACHES FOR IMPROVING CUCURBIT CROPS

Invited Speaker Liu Wenge (CAAS, CN)

TUSDAY, NOVEMBER 5

Session 3 PLANT RESPONSE TO BIOTIC AND ABIOTIC STRESS

Invited Speaker Yuling Bay (Wageningen University, NL)

TECHNICAL VISIT

SOCIAL DINNER

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 6

Session 4 QUALITY TRAITS IMPROVEMENT

TBA

Session 5 INNOVATIVE TECHNIQUES FOR BREEDING

Invited speaker Abdelhafid Bendahmane (INRA, Fr )