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

DEC. 2 - 5, 2019
VIENNA, AUSTRIA

CONFERENCE PROGRAM

OVERVIEW :: SATELLITE WORKSHOPS

OVERVIEW

DAY 1 | 2. Dec. 2019 | 11A.M. - 8:30P.M.

 
Opening lecture Steven Lindow
Session 1
Successful microbial applications
Session chairs: Kellye Eversole & Angela Sessitsch
Session 2
Mechanisms mediating holobiont and multipartite interactions
Session chairs: Alga Zuccaro & Paolina Garbeva
 
Poster Session & Networking

DAY 2 | 3. Dec. 2019 | 8:30A.M. - 4P.M.

Session 2
Mechanisms mediating holobiont and multipartite interactions
Session chairs: Alga Zuccaro & Paolina Garbeva
Session 3
Plant understanding of interactions with beneficial microbes
Session chairs: Heribert Hirt & Adam Schikora
Session 4
Microbiome understanding beyond profiling
Session chairs: Jenny Kao-Kniffin & Klaus Schlaeppi
 
Poster Session
Social Events & Vienna Tours starting at 4 p.m.

DAY 3 | 4. Dec. 2019 | 8:30A.M. - 6P.M.

Session 4
Microbiome understanding beyond profiling
Session chairs: Jenny Kao-Kniffin & Klaus Schlaeppi
Session 5
Microbial biocontrol of pests, pathogens and weeds
Session chairs: Karen Bailey & Gabriele Berg
 
Poster Session
Session 6
Microbial applications for improving nutrition and abiotic stress tolerance
Session chairs: Philipp Franken & Günter Brader
 
miCROPe conference dinner starting at 7 p.m.

DAY 4 | 5. Dec. 2019 | 8:30A.M. - 1P.M.

Session 6
Microbial applications for improving nutrition and abiotic stress tolerance
Session chairs: Philipp Franken & Günter Brader
Session 7
Disruptive approaches for engineering the phytobiome & microbial delivery
Session chairs: Trevor Charles & Michael Ionesco
 
Closing lecture Jos Raaijmakers
 
Awards & Closure

SATELLITE COURSES & WORKSHOPS

Advanced microscopy techniques for plant-microbe interaction analysis, Nov. 25 - Nov. 29, 2019 PDF


2nd EUCARPIA Workshop on Implementing Plant-Microbe Interactions in Plant Breeding, Dec. 6, 2019 PDF
4th International Workshop on Interactions between crop plants and human pathogens, Dec. 6, 2019 PDF
Workshop on key regulatory concepts and requirements in Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas, Dec. 6, 2019 PDF