Program


Time July 29
(Sun.)
Time July 30
(Mon.)
July 31
(Tue.)
Aug. 1
(Wed.)
Aug. 2
(Thu.)
08:30-10:00 PL1 PL3 PL5 PL7
10:00-10:20 Coffee Break
10:20-12:20 PL2 PL4 PL6 CS16
CS17
CS18
12:20-13:30 Lunch Break
12:00-14:00 SW1
SW2
SW3
13:30-15:30 CS1
CS2
CS3
CS7
CS8
CS9
CS13
CS14
CS15
CS19
CS20
CS21
14:00-14:30 Break 15:30-15:50 Coffee Break 15:40-20:00
Excursion
Break
14:30-16:30 SW4
SW5
SW6
15:50-17:50 CS4
CS5
CS6
CS10
CS11
CS12
PL8
16:30-17:00 Break 17:50-18:00 Break Break
17:00-19:00 Opening Remark

Opening Lecture

Award Lecture
18:00-20:30 Poster
Odd#
Poster
Even#
18:00-18:30
Closing Ceremony
19:15-21:00 Welcome Reception 19:00-21:00
Congress Dinner
(Prince Hotel)
Special Workshops

SW1: Imaging plant-microbe interactions
SW2: Induced susceptibility in plants
SW3: Powdery mildew
SW4: Rice immunity and pathogens
SW5: Functional genomics of plant pathogenic bacteria
SW6: Proteomics

Plenary Lectures

PL1: Plant signaling I
PL2: Pathogen I
PL3: Plant immunity I
PL4: Plant-microbe interactions I
PL5: Plant signaling II
PL6: Plant-microbe interactions II
PL7: Plant immunity II
PL8: Plant-microbe interactions III

Concurrent Sessions

CS1: Recognition and signaling I
CS2: Symbiosis I
CS3: Pathogenic fungi
CS4: Plant-oomycete / fungal interactions
CS5: Biocontrol interactions
CS6: Plant-nematode / insects interactions
CS7: Effector proteins
CS8: Plant-virus / viroid interactions
CS9: Cell wall modification and resistance
CS10: Plant hormones integrating defense response
CS11: Crop protection
CS12: Evolution of susceptibility and resistance
CS13: Plant response
CS14: Pathogenic bacteria / phytoplasma
CS15: Systems biology
CS16: Recognition and signaling II
CS17: Symbiosis II
CS18: Endophytes and parasitic plants
CS19: Biotechnology (Sponsored by the Two Blades Foundation)
CS20: Genomics and evolution of virulence in pathogenic fungi and oomycetes
CS21: Structural biology