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INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM
MICROBE-ASSISTED CROP PRODUCTION-
OPPORTUNITIES, CHALLENGES & NEEDS

DEC. 4 – 7, 2017
VIENNA, AUSTRIA

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miCROPe 2017 will address key issues related to the application of microbial products in crop production and encompass aspects ranging from basic understanding to commercial application. We welcome participants from academia, industry as well as from the public and farming sector and look forward to discuss latest developments in this field.

The Organizing Committee

MAIN TOPICS

Successful microbial products


Microorganisms for rural development


New mechanisms involved in beneficial plant-microbe interactions


Plant understanding and improvement of beneficial interactions with microbes

The holobiont plant: multitrophic and microbiome interactions


The holobiont plant: multitrophic and microbiome understanding


Application technologies & formulations


Future of microbial products & regulatory issues

 

INVITED SPEAKERS

Esperanza Martínez-Romero
National Autonomous University of Mexico, MX

Jürgen Köhl
Wageningen University, NL

Ian Sanders
University of Lausanne, CH

Alia Rodriguez
National University Colombia, CO

Paola Bonfante
University of Turin, IT

Laure Weisskopf
University of Fribourg, CH

Barbara Reinhold-Hurek
University of Bremen, DE

Corné Pieterse
Utrecht University, NL

Leo van Overbeek
Wageningen University, NL

Gabriele Berg
Graz University of Technology, AT

Yvan Moenne-Loccoz
University of Lyon, FR

Devin Coleman-Derr
USDA / UC Berkeley, US

Birgit Mitter
AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, AT

Anant Patel
University of Bielefeld, DE

Claudia Preininger
AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, AT

Willem Ravensberg
Koppert & IBMA, NL

Rusty Rodriguez
Symbiogenics, US

Organizing Committee

Angela Sessitsch
AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, AT

Birgit Mitter
AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, AT

Alexandra Khassidov
ÖGMBT Austrian Association of Molecular Life Sciences and Biotechnology, AT

THIS WAS MICROPE 2015

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