Program

Program at a Glance

Conference Program (Download) (updated 21 Feb. 2017)

Day 1

Monday 27 February 2017
Morning Session
Time
Session
07.00 - 08.30
Registration
09.00 – 09.20
Openning Ceremony
09.20 – 10.00
Keynote Speaker 1
10.00 – 10.30
Coffee Break
10.30 – 11.00
Plenary Speaker 1
11.00 – 11.30
Plenary Speaker 2
11.30 - 12.30
Lunch
12.30 - 13.30
Poster Presentation / Exhibition
Afternoon Session
Time
Parallel Session
17.30 - onwards
Welcome Reception
13.30 - 17.20
Seed Technology (Trade And Market / Germplasm / Breeding Technology)
Plenary Speaker 3-4
13.30 - 17.20
Sustainable Agriculture (Sensor & Resource Use Efficiency)
Plenary Speaker 5
13.30-17.00
Bioeconomy (Biorefinery Products, Chemicals And Biomaterials)
13.30-17.30
IT For Agriculture
13.30-17.30
Sufficiency Economy Philosophy (SEP) And Sustainable Agriculture
13.30-17.15
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) Session I
13.30-17.30
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Day 2

Tuesday 28 February 2017
Morning Session
Time
Session
08.00 - 09.00
Registration
09.00 - 09.40
Keynote Speaker 2
09.40 - 10.10
Plenary Speaker 6
10.10 - 10.40
Plenary Speaker 7
10.40 - 11.00
Coffee Break
11.00 - 11.30
Plenary Speaker 8
11.30 - 12.00
Plenary Speaker 9
12.00 - 13.00
Lunch
13.00 - 13.30
Poster Presentation / Exhibition
Afternoon Session
Time
Parallel Session
13.30 - 17.30
B2B Matchmaking (Seed/ Biocontrol/ Biofertilizer)
13.30 - 17.30
Pollinator I
13.30 - 17.00
Bioeconomy (Enzyme Industry)
13.30 - 17.00
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) Session II
13.30 - 17.00
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Day 3

Wednesday 1 March 2017
Morning Session
Time
Session
08.00 - 09.00
Registration
09.00 - 09.40
Keynote Speaker 3
09.40 - 10.10
Plenary Speaker 10
10.30 - 11.00
Plenary Speaker 11
10.10 - 10.30
Coffee Break
11.00 - 11.30
Plenary Speaker 12
11.30 - 12.30
Lunch
12.30 - 13.30
Poster Presentation / Exhibition
Afternoon Session
Time
Parallel Session
13.30 - 17.40
Sustainable Agriculture (Technology Transfer/ Plant Diseases)
13.30 - 17.00
Sustainable Agriculture (Organic Farm/ Bioproduct/ Value-added)
13.30 - 17.30
B2B Matchmaking (Planting Materials/ Mechanization/ Equipment/ Processing/ Value-added Products)
13.30 - 16.30
Sustainable Agriculture (Seed Regulation & Testing/ Plant Diseases/ Diagnostic Technology
13.30 - 15.50
Sustainable Agriculture (Plant Phenotyping)
13.30 - 15.30
Pollinator II
13.30 - 16.30
Bioeconomy (Health And Wellness)
09.00 - 16.30
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) Session III

Day 4

Thursday 2 March 2017
Morning Session
Time
Session
08.00 - 09.00
Registration
09.00 - 09.30
Plenary Speaker 13
09.30 - 10.00
Plenary Speaker 14
10.00 - 10.30
Coffee Break
10.30 - 11.00
Plenary Speaker 15
11.30 - 12.00
Poster Award Presentation And Closing Ceremony
12.00 - 13.00
Lunch

Morning Session

TimeSession
07.00 - 08.30

Registration

09.00 – 09.20

Openning Ceremony

Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn arrives to the event and graciously presides over the opening ceremony and listens to the Keynote speaker

09.20 – 10.00

Keynote Speaker 1

Linkage between sustainable agricultural technologies and the bioeconomy
By Dr. John Manners

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Australia

10.00 – 12.00

Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn visits the exhibition of AGBIO2017
(in parallel with the lectures from plenary speaker)

10.00 – 10.30

Coffee break

10.30 – 11.00

Plenary speaker 1

Integrated Agricultural Production Systems for a Sustainable Bioeconomy
By Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schurr

Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany

11.00 – 11.30

Plenary speaker 2

Proximal and remote sensing for precision agriculture
By Dr. Victor Alchanatis

Institute of Agricultural Engineering – the Volcani Center, Israel

11.30 - 12.30

Lunch

12.30 - 13.30

Poster Presentation / Exhibition

Morning Session

TimeSession
08.00 - 09.00

Registration

09.00 - 09.40

Keynote Speaker 2

Insights into breeding climate resilient crops
By Prof. Richard Visser

Wageningen University & Research, the Netherlands

09.40 - 10.10

Plenary Speaker 6

Using the tools of population genetics to assess pollinator densities at landscape scales
By Prof. Dr. Benjamin P Oldroyd

University of Sydney, Australia

10.10 - 10.40

Plenary Speaker 7

The update of bioeconomy roadmap public - Private partnership
By Mr. Anon Sirisaengtaksin

PTT Global Chemical Public Company Limited, Thailand

10.40 - 11.00

Coffee break

11.00 - 11.30

Plenary Speaker 8

Unlocking the full potentials of the biomass -new technologies for cascading use of both biomass (terrestic and marine) and industrial side streams
By Prof. Lene Lange

Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

11.30 - 12.00

Plenary Speaker 9

BioBanks: Coupling material and data
By Dr. Philippe Desmeth

World Federation for Culture Collections , Belgium

12.00 - 13.00

Lunch

13.00 - 13.30

Poster Presentation / Exhibition

Poster presentation and exhibition

Morning Session

TimeSession
08.00 - 09.00

Registration

09.00 - 09.40

Keynote Speaker 3

Challenges facing pollinators and pollination as an ecosystem service
By Prof. Emeritus David Inouye

University of Maryland, USA

09.40 - 10.10

Plenary speaker 10

Application of plant phenotyping technologies for seed, leaf and root productivity traits
By Dr. Fabio Fiorani

Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany

10.30 - 11.00

Plenary speaker 11

Digital agriculture, big data and cognitive computing
By Dr. Robin Lougee

IBM TJ Watson Research Center, USA

10.10 - 10.30

Coffee Break

11.00 - 11.30

Plenary Speaker 12

Biodiplomacy is the key to utilize the modern plant biotechnology with the sustainable use of biodiversity
By Prof. Dr. Kazuo N. Watanabe

University of Tsukuba, Japan

11.30 - 12.30

Lunch

12.30 - 13.30

Poster Presentation / Exhibition

Morning Session

TimeSession
08.00 - 09.00

Registration

09.00 - 09.30

Plenary Speaker 13

Crop adaptation to a changing environment and economy
By Dr. Lynne McIntyre

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Australia

09.30 - 10.00

Plenary Speaker 14

Digital revolution: the contribution of the Integrated Breeding Platform
By Dr. Jean-Marcel Ribaut

The Integrated Breeding Platform (IBP), Mexico

10.00 - 10.30

Coffee Break

10.30 - 11.00

Plenary Speaker 15

Applications of genomic technologies for crop improvement
By Prof. Ray Ming

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

11.30 - 12.00

Poster Award Presentation and Closing Ceremony

12.00 - 13.00

Lunch

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