Wednesday 4th March 2020

free registration: via email or get in contact by twitter

TIME

SPEAKER

13:00 – 14:00

Welcome

14:00 – 15:00

Keynote Speaker

Juan Carlos del Pozo Benito

„Roots in darkness: New insights for old problems“

Fundamental Session

15:00 – 15:30

Kasper van Gelderen

“The effect of light and temperature on root growth: why does the root have photoreceptors?”

15:30 – 16:00

Kiki Spaninks

“In light-grown roots, phytochrome signaling represses auxin-mediated elongation”

16:00 – 16:30

Katarzyna Retzer

“PIN2 and auxin distribution in dark grown root”

16:30 – 17:00

Coffee Break

Applied Session

17:00 – 17:30

Verena Ibl

Barley germination and root tracking:
 #asnearaspossibletonature

17:30 – 18:00

Jakub Jez

“Plant Root Phenotyping at the Vienna BioCenter – Methods and Challenges”

18:30

Dinner