International Conference on "Selection Theory and Breeding Methodology"
Date: March 23 - 24, 2017
Location: Campus of the TUM School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan, Freising, Germany
The German Plant Breeding Society (GPZ) will organize an international meeting on selection theory and breeding methodology. The primary aim will be to bring together researchers from the public and private sector who would like to share their knowledge on plant and animal breeding methodology and learn about the latest developments in the field. With the new technologies selection theory has become more important than ever, so please follow our invitation and join us in March 2017.
Confirmed guest speakers:
- Alain Charcosset, INRA, Le Moulon
- Fred van Eeuwijk, Wageningen University
- Jeff Endelman, University of Wisconsin-Madison
- Daniel Gianola, University of Wisconsin-Madison
- Mike Goddard, University of Melbourne
- Susanne Groh, Pioneer Hi-Bred International
- Nicolas Heslot, Limagrain
- Bill Hill, University of Edinburgh
- Jean-Luc Jannink, Cornell University
- Christina Lehermeier, Technische Universität München
- Ian Mackay, NIAB, Cambridge
- Albrecht Melchinger, Universität Hohenheim
- Vanessa Prigge, SaKa Pflanzenzucht
- Jochen Reif, IPK Gatersleben
- Henner Simianer, Universität Göttingen
- Peer Wilde, KWS Lochow
- John Woolliams, University of Edinburgh
Registration deadline: December 11, 2016
Conference fee: 120 Euro*
*The conference fee covers for access to the scientific sessions, a welcome reception, conference dinner, lunch and coffee breaks.
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Chair of Plant Breeding
TUM School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan
Technische Universität München
Ulrike Utans-Schneitz, Ute Wiegand
85354 Freising, Germany