(February 17-18, 2020)

Technische Universität Wien, Freihaus, Wiedner Hauptstraße 8-10, 1040 Wien, Austria

February 17 (Monday)
08.00 – 17.00 Registration
09.00 – 09.20 Opening
Welcome address by Alisher Touraev (Local Chair, Austria)Welcome address by Klaus Palme (Conference Co-Organizer, Germany)
09.20 – 10.30 Keynote Lecture: To be Announced
10.30 – 11.00 Coffee break
11.00 – 12.30: Session I: Hormone Metabolism and Transport
12.30 – 14.00 Lunch + Poster Session (all numbers)
14.00 – 15.30 Session II: Hormone Perception & Signaling
14.00 – 14.20 (+5) Zhiyong Wang (USA):  Hormone (Brassinosteroid/auxin) proteomic signaling   confirmed
15.30 – 16.00 Coffee break
16.00 – 17.30 Session III: Hormone Biosynthesis & Metabolism
16.00 – 16.20 (+5) Salim Albabili (Saudi Arabia): Novel carotenoid-derived plant growth regulators  confirmed
17.30 – 19.00 Poster Session (all numbers) + Welcome Reception
19.00 -22.00 Conference Dinner Party

-Traditional Austrian food and wine, located in one of Vienna’s famous ‘Heurigen’
-Cost: 50,- EUR

February 18 (Tuesday)
08.00 – 17.00 Registration
09.00 – 10.30 Session IV: Hormone Interactions
09.00 – 09.20 (+5) Nicholas P. Harberd (UK): DELLAs: From 1950s Growth Inhibitor to 2020s Greener Green Revolutions  confirmed
09.25 – 09.45 (+5) Dominique Van Der Straeten (Belgium): A Tale of two Hormones: Ethylene and Auxin in Plant Growth confirmed
10.30 – 11.00 Coffee break
11.00 – 12.30 Session V: Hormone Imaging
 
12.30 – 14.00 Lunch + Poster Session (all numbers)
14.00 – 15.30 Session VI: Hormone Evolution
14.00 – 14.20 (+5) Kenichi Tsuda (China): Evolution of Hormone Signaling Networks in Plant Defense   confirmed
14.25 – 14.45 (+5) Junko Kyozuka (Japan): Ancestral Role of Strigolactone/KL Signaling confirmed
15.30 – 16.00 Coffee break
16.00 – 17.30 Session VII: Hormones & Development
16.00 – 16.20 (+5) Ive De Smet (Belgium): Hormone-Regulated Thermomorphogenesis in Flowering Plants  confirmed
16.25 – 16.45 (+5) Carolin Delker (Germany): A Mobile Auxin Signal connects Temperature Sensing in Cotyledons with Growth Responses in Hypocotyls  confirmed
17.30 – 17.45 Closing Ceremony &  Conference Photo