Professor, Texas A&M University and Texas A&M AgriLife Research, USA (TX)
The Congress will explore novel strategies and developments in plant genomics and gene editing through a series of case studies and an examination of the latest scientific research. Leaders from academia and industry will consider key developments in gene editing technologies such as CRISPR/Cas9 and TALEN and discuss its application in improving disease resistance, stress tolerance and crop yield.
This meeting will be co-located with the 5th Partnerships in Biocontrol & Biostimulants Congress: USA and the Microbiome for Agriculture Congress: USA.
“Great speakers. Roundtables provided good opportunities for discussion”
“High-class conference: …the conference facilitated networking; the contents were highly informative; hearing academic and industry presentations was very useful..”
“Great focus on CRISPR technology and NGS”
“The two-day format with breakout sessions was perfect”
2019 Featured Speakers – Our full peaker panel can be found here.
Head of Trait Research & Developmental Biology, Site Business Head RTP, Syngenta, USA (NC)
The 2019 programme created a collaborative environment which created new relationships across the full range of plant research.
Case studies using the following methods and technologies:
Case across the two days will cover biopesticide and biostimulant use for:
Table 1: Biologicals Regulation
Table 2: Product Formulation – storage & delivery
Table 3: The Grower’s Perspective
Table 4: Building Consumer Support for Biologicals