PROGRAMME AT GLANCE

Due to a coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic the 21st EAPR Triennial Conference has been moved to fall.

The new Conference date is November 2-6, 2020.

 

The new current Conference programme will appear soon.

 

 


Sunday 5th July 2020


15:00-19:00Registration
17:00-18:00Extraordinary EAPR Council Meeting 
18:00-19:00Meeting of Country Representatives and EAPR Council 


Monday 6th July 2020


08:00Registration
08:30-10:00Opening session
08:30-09:00

Welcome 

Jadwiga Śliwka

09:00-09:30

Keynote Lecture 1

The potato program of the International Potato Center (CIP): successes, challenges and the way forward

Ian Barker 

09:30-10:00

Keynote Lecture 2

The Upotato Plan-genome design of  potato diploid hybrid with true seeds Sanwen Huang

10:00-10:30
Coffee break
10:30-12:00Plenary session
10:30-11:00

Keynote Lecture 3

Acrylamide Mitigation Strategies in Fried Potato Products

Vural Gökmen 

11:00-11:30

Keynote Lecture 4

How to tackle late blight? Insights in the biology and pathology of "Phytophthora infestans"

Francine Govers

11:30-12:00

Keynote Lecture 5

Potatoes in organic farming – perspectives, challenges and constraints

Christian Bruns

12:00-13:30Lunch
13:30-15:10Parallel sessions
Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4
13:30-13:50Quarantine diseases & pests  part 1

Resistance breeding

part 1

Organic production & bioagents 

part 1

Bacterial & fungal diseases

part 1

13:50-14:10
14:10-14:30
14:30-14:50
14:50-15:10
15:10-15:40Coffee break
15:40-17:00Parallel sessions
Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4
15:40-16:00Quarantine diseases & pests part 2

Resistance breeding

part 2

Organic production & bioagents

part 2

Bacterial & fungal diseases

part 2

16:00-16:20
16:20-16:40
16:40-17:00
17:10-19:00EAPR General Assembly
19:00-20:30Welcome cocktail in Hilton hotel


Tuesday 7th July 2020


8:00Registration
08:30-10:00Plenary session
08:30-09:00

Keynote Lecture 6

Potato wart disease management and resistance breeding: a genomics approach

Jack Vossen

09:00-09:30

Keynote Lecture 7

Ploidy Reduction to Address Breeding Challenges

Shelley Jansky

09:30-10:00

Keynote Lecture 8

Genetic approaches to increasing disease resistance in potato

Jonathan D. G. Jones

10:00-10:30Coffee break
10:30-11:50Parallel sessions
Session 5Session 6Session 7Session 8
10:30-10:50Seed production part 1

Viral diseases

part 1

New techniques & hybrid breeding part 1

Disease control strategies

part 1

10:50-11:10
11:10-11:30
11:30-11:50
12:00-13:30Lunch
13:30-15:10Parallel sessions
Session 5Session 6Session 7Session 8
13:30-13:50Seed production part 2

Viral diseases

part 2

New techniques & hybrid breeding part 2

Disease control strategies

part 2

13:50-14:10
14:10-14:30
14:30-14:50
14:50-15:10
15:10-15:40Coffee break
15:40-17:00Poster session 1
17:00-18:00EAPR Sections Meetings
17:00-18:00AGRONOMY & PHYSIOLOGYBREEDING & VARIETAL ASSESSMENTPATHOLOGY & PESTSPOST HARVEST


Wednesday 8th July 2020


Excursions


Thursday 9th July 2020


8:00Registration
09:00-10:00Plenary session
09:00-09:30

Keynote Lecture 9

Using genome-wide markers to assess and advance potato breeding at the 4x and 2x level

David Douches

09:30-10:00

Keynote Lecture 10

Global developments in automated potato storage management
Adrian Cunnington

10:00-10:30Coffee break
10:30-11:50Parallel sessions
Session 9Session 10Session 11Session 12
10:30-10:50

Genetics & genetic resources

part 1

Late blight

part 1

Climate change (drought & heat resistance)

part 1

Storage technology

part 1

10:50-11:10
11:10-11:30
11:30-11:50





12:00-13:30Lunch
13:30-15:10Parallel sessions
Session 9Session 10Session 11Session 12
13:30-13:50

Genetics & genetic resources

part 2

Late blight

part 2

Climate change (drought & heat resistance)

part 2

Storage technology

part 2

13:50-14:10
14:10-14:30
14:30-14:50
14:50-15:10
15:10-15:40Coffee break
15:40-17:00Poster session 2
from 19:00Conference dinner


Friday 10th of July 2020


8:00Registration
09:00-10:00Parallel sessions
Session 13Session 14Session 15Session 16
9:00-9:20Engineering, DSS & precision agricultureProcessing (old & new products)PhysiologyVirology Section Meeting
9:20-9:40
9:40-10:00
10:00-10:30Coffee break
10:30-12:00Final plenary session
10:30-11:00

Keynote Lecture 11

Potato crop nitrogen status monitoring with spectral sensors : last decade developments and implementation for N fertilisation management

Jean-Pierre Goffart

11:00-11:30

Keynote Lecture 12

Can marker-assisted selection for drought tolerance in "Solanum tuberosum" replace selection on yield in arid environments?

Karin Köhl

11:30-12:00Closing ceremony
12:00-13:30Lunch