January 24, 2019

Schedule


 

Bridging the Gap: Using Functional Genomics to Unlock Yield Potential

Sponsored by Corteva Agriscience

Date: Friday, January 11, 2018

Location: The Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union – San Diego State University

Schedule:

8:30 – 9:00 Check-in and Registration
9:00 – 9:15 Welcoming Remarks.
Brittney Brewer & Max Fraser, Committee Co-Chairs
9:15 – 9:30 Welcome from Corteva. Dr. Jason Rauscher
9:30 – 10:30 Dr. Gina Zastrow-Hayes
Genomics Technology Leader at Corteva Agriscience
10:30 – 11:30 Dr. Ronan O’Malley
Sequencing Technology Group Lead at Joint Genome Institute
11:30 – 11:50 Break
11:50 -12:50 Panel discussion
Current and future agricultural challenges and future career needs of industry
1:00 – 1:45 Lunch
1:50 – 2:50 Dr. Scott Boden
Project Leader and Royal Society Research Fellow at John Innes Centre
2:50 – 3:50 Student Breakout Sessions
3:50 – 4:10 Break
4:10 – 5:00 Dr. Scott Jackson
Professor and Director of the Centre of Applied Genetic Technologies at University of Georgia
5:00 – 5:10 Closing Remarks
Brittney Brewer & Max Fraser, Committee Co-Chairs
5:30 – 6:30 Networking Happy Hour Event

 

How to get there:

5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA 92182-0321
Approximately 10 minute drive from Town and Country Resort and Convention Center