prof.dr. RGF (Richard) Visser

Full Name Prof. Dr. Richard G. F. Visser
Position Chair & head Plant Breeding, Wageningen University & Research
Work place Department of Plant Breeding, Wageningen University & Research, Wageningen, Netherlands
Research Interest Biobased economy, Brassica, Biotechnology, Genetics, Molecular breeding, Plant breeding, Ornamental crops, Carbohydrate metabolism, Cell walls, Vegetables, Functional genomics, Genetic engineering, Solanaceae, Starch, Potatoes, Quantitative genetics, Quantitative trait loci, Recycling
Email richard.visser@wur.nl
Website https://www.wur.nl/fr/Persons/prof.dr.-RGF-Richard-Visser.htm
 

 

 Full Name  Prof. Dr. Wolfram Weckwerth
 Position  Head of Department, graduate chemist
 Work place  University of Vienna, Althanstraße 14 (UZA I)1090 Vienna, Austria
 Research Interest  – Development of genome-wide metabolomics and proteomics/phosphoproteomics technologies as elementary systems biology techniques, high throughput profiling (HTP) in systems biology, data integration; combining experimental approaches with multivariate statistics, pattern recognition and modeling of metabolism: “emergence” in plants, animals and microbes.
 Email wolfram.weckwerth@univie.ac.at
 Website https://mosys.univie.ac.at/team/wolfram-weckwerth/
 

dr. BJ (Ben) Vosman

 

Full Name Dr. BJ (Ben) Vosman
Position DLO Onderzoeker
Work place Wageningen University & Research, Wageningen, Netherlands
Research Interest
Email ben.vosman@wur.nl
Website  https://www.wur.nl/en/Persons/dr.-BJ-Ben-Vosman.htm
   Full Name  Prof. Dr. Roberto Papa
 Position  Full Professor of Plant Genetics
 Work place  Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
 Research Interest
 Email  r.papa@univpm.it
 Website https://scholar.google.it/citations?user=9IcvnA0AAAAJ&hl=en
   Full Name  Dr. HJ (Richard) Finkers
 Position Researcher Genomics & Application Big Data in Plant Breeding
 Work place  Wageningen University & Research, Wageningen, Netherlands
 Research Interest Botrytis cinerea, Bioinformatics, Genetics, Genomics, Plant breeding, Lycopersicon esculentum, Data mining, Database management, Solanum tuberosum, Quantitative trait loci, Semantic web, Big data
 Email richard.finkers@gmail.com
 Website https://www.wur.nl/en/Persons/Richard-Finkers.htm
 

 Full Name  Prof. Maria Luisa Chiusano
 Position  Professor
 Work place  Università Federico II of Naples and Associated at Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn
Research Interest
 Email  chiusano@unina.it
 Website https://scholar.google.it/citations?user=3Yf0OP4AAAAJ&hl=en
 

 

 Full Name  Prof. Soren K. Rasmussen
Position  Professor (Full)
Work place  University of Copenhagen, Department of Plant and Environmental Science, Molecular Plant Breeding, Denmark, Copenhagen
 Research Interest
 Email  skr@plen.ku.dk
 Website  https://plen.ku.dk/english/research/plant_soil/breeding/
 

 

Full Name  Prof. Uga Yusaku
Position  Principal Researcher
Work place Institute of Crop Science, National Agriculture and Food Research Organization, Breeding Material Development Unit
Research Interest
Email  yuga@affrc.go.jp
Website  https://scholar.google.co.jp/citations?user=Gvk-FBEAAAAJ&hl=ja
 

 

 

Full Name Dr. Yong-Bi Fu
Position Adjunct Professor, University of Saskatchewan, Department of Plant Sciences; Editorial board member, Diversity; Associate Editor, Communications in Biometry and Crop Science
Work place Plant Gene Resources of Canada, Saskatoon Research and Development Centre, Agriculture and Agri-Food
Research Interest Plant population and conservation genetics; Crop genetic diversity and domestication; Molecular characterization and conservation of plant germplasm; In situ conservation and utilization of native plants; Molecular markers and DNA sequence analysis
Email yong-bi.fu@agr.gc.ca
Website http://www.agr.gc.ca/eng/science-and-innovation/research-centres-and-collections/saskatchewan/saskatoon-research-and-development-centre/scientific-staff-and-expertise/fu-yong-bi-phd/?id=1181940775526
 

 

Full Name Prof. Roberto Tuberosa
Position  Full Professor in Plant Biotechnology and Breeding, Univ. of Bologna
Work place Dept of Agroenvironmental Science and Technology, University of Bologna, Viale G Fanin 4440127 Bologna, Italy
Research Interest  Biotechnology applied to plant breeding; Plant genetics.
Email roberto.tuberosa@unibo.it
Website https://www.unibo.it/sitoweb/roberto.tuberosa/cv-en
 

 

 

 

Full Name  Prof. Silvio Salvi
Position Associate Professor at the School of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine of the University of Bologna
Work place  Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences, University of Bologna
Research Interest  My research activity is in the area of crop molecular genetics and genomics, including: linkage mapping, gene and QTL mapping and cloning in both cereals and fruit crop species; development of innovative strategies and tools for mapping, including LD-based association mapping, and marker-assisted selection; assembly and molecular analysis of germplasm collections for breeding porpuses; mutagenesis and TILLING.
Email  silvio.salvi@unibo.it
Website https://www.unibo.it/sitoweb/silvio.salvi/cv-en

 

 

Full Name Gil Ronnen
Position Founder and CEO of NRGene
Work place Energin .R Technologies 2009 LTD. (NRGENE), 5 Golda Meir St., Ness-Ziona 7403649, ISRAEL
Research Interest Full assembly and comparison of over 10 commercial wheat genomes using NRGene’s DeNovoMAGICTM and PanMAGICTM to accelerate breeding
Email gil@nrgene.com
Website http://www.nrgene.com/management/

 

Full Name Dr. Michele Morgante
Position Scientific Director of Istituto di Genomica Applicata.
Work place University of Udine, Italy
Research Interest He is particularly interested in novel approaches to dissecting complex traits and in developing the genomics and informatics technologies needed for this.
Email Michele.morgante@uniud.it
Website https://cnrgv.toulouse.inra.fr/Communication/Plant-Genomes-Day-2014/Scientific-Program/Michele-Morgante

 

Full Name Luke Ramsay
Position Cell and Molecular Sciences, Barley Geneticist
Work place The James Hutton Institute, InvergowrieDundee DD2 5DA, Scotland, UK
Research Interest Patterns of genetic variation shown by elite barley cultivars and the use of this information to gain insights into the control of characters of economic, agronomic and environmental importance.
Email  Luke.Ramsay@hutton.ac.uk
Website  http://www.hutton.ac.uk/staff/luke-ramsay