Flagship Director of Agriculture, CSIRO, Australia
The 5th Plant Genomics and Gene Editing Asia Congress will be held on the 26th and 27th of March 2018. In 2018 the meeting is moving to in Shanghai and will focus on the differing needs and circumstances of plant genomics and researchers across the Asia Pacific. In addition to focusing on the science and research to improve crops, the challenges & opportunities presented by urbanization, international trade, climate change and healthcare are also examined.
2017 Speakers Included:
Principal Investigator and Director of the Enterprise, Institute for Renewable
Energy, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, USA
Professor, Shanghai Institute of Plant Physiology and Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
The 2018’s Asia edition will feature essential researchers on genome editing, crop trait development, epigenetics, phenotyping, plant microbiome and disease resistance breakthroughs for models crops such as rice, wheat, palm oil, canola and many more.
Applications of NGS in plant research / Using genomic technologies to enhance:-