中澳生物技术与生物能源双边学术会议---(2013年11月7-8日)
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中澳生物技术与生物能源双边学术会议

 

 

 

 

 中澳双边会议议程

 

Sino-AUS Symposium on Biotechnology and Bioenergy

November 6-12th, 2013
Wuhan, China

 

Thursday, November 7th 2013; Hall 103, Molecule Building, NKLC*

 

8:30-9:00 am, Opening Remarks

Chair: Dr. Liangcai Peng, Professor, Director of Biomass and Bioenergy Research Center (BBRC), Huazhong Agricultural University (HZAU)

Welcome Address: Dr. Xianlong Zhang, Professor, Vice President of HZAU

 

9:00 -9:20 am, Photography and Coffee Break (Room 118, MB, NKLC*)

 

9:20-10:10 am, Title: Progress on Biomass and Bioenergy Research in BBRC

Dr. Liangcai Peng

 

10:10-11:00 am, Title: Understanding the Molecular Basis for Fibre Differentiation and Initiation

Dr. Elizabeth S. Dennis, Chief Research Scientist of Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Plant Industry. Distinguished Professor at the University of Technology, Sydney. She has been elected as a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science.

 

11:00-11:50 am, Title: Exploiting Genes for GM Cottons

Dr. Xianlong Zhang

 

12:00-13:30 pm, Lunch at Yue Dan Ge (月丹阁), 2nd Floor, IAEC*

 

 

Chair: Dr. Mingbo Wang

14:00-14:50 pm, Title: Screening and Characterisation of Efficient Cellulases from Australian Fauna in the Context of Developing a Lignocellulose-based Biofuels Industry

Dr. Victoria S. Haritos, Stream Leader, CSIRO Ecosystem Sciences

14:50-15:40 pm, Title: Insights into Mycoviruses with Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum Viruses as Example

Dr. Daohong Jiang, Professor, Vice Dean of College of Plant Science and Technology, HZAU

 

15:40-16:00 pm, Coffee Break

 

 

Chair: Dr. Spencer M. Whitney

16:00-16:50 pm, Tittle: Genetical Genomic Studies of the Rice Metabolome

Dr. Jie Luo, Professor, College of Life Science and Technology, HZAU

 

16:50-17:40 pm, Tittle: The Heading Date Genes Ghd7, Ghd8 and Ghd7.1 Enhanced Rice Grain Productivity under Long-day Conditions

Dr. Yongzhong Xing, Professor, College of Life Science and Technology, HZAU

 

18:00-20:00 pm, Welcome Reception and Dinner at Lan Xin Yuan (兰馨园), 2nd Floor, IAEC*

 

Friday, November 8th ; Hall 103, Molecule Building, NKLC**

Chair: Dr. Barry J. Pogson
8:30-9:20
am
, Title: RNA Silencing in Plant Viral and Fungal Diseases

Dr. Mingbo Wang, Group Leader, CSIRO Plant Industry

 

9:20-10:10 am, Title: New Biotechnologies for Modifying CO2-capture in Leaf Chloroplasts

Dr. Spencer M. Whitney, Associate Professor, Australian National University

 

10:10-10:30 am, Coffee Break

 

 

Chair: Dr. Liangcai Peng

10:30-11:20 am, Title: Investigating the Intersection of Drought Tolerance and Chloroplast-nuclear Signaling

Dr. Barry J. Pogson, Professor, Australian National University

 

11:20-12:10 am, Title: Studies on the Molecular Mechanism of Male Sterility in Brassica Napus

Dr. Bin Yi, Associate Professor, College of Plant Science and Technology, HZAU

 

12:10-12:30 am, Closing Remarks

Dr. Liangcai Peng

12:30-14:00 pm, Lunch at Yue Dan Ge (月丹阁), 2nd Floor, IAEC*

 

 

*: IAEC---International Academic Exchanging Center;

NKLC—National Key Laboratory of Crop Genetic Improvement

Please note: 40 min oral and 10 min question for each speaker.

 

 

19:00-21:00 pm, Shizi Shan Forum, Lecture Hall, 2nd Floor, HZAU Library

Dr. Elizabeth S. Dennis, Tittle: Gender and Science in the Australian Context

 

 

Inquiry: MS. Yanting Wang, 86-027-87281765, 86-13477013393, wyt@mail.hzau.edu.cn