ICRISAT’s Centre of Excellence in Genomics (CEG) is celebrating its Tenth Anniversary by organizing a two-day symposium during Dec 7-8, 2017 at ICRISAT Campus, Hyderabad, India. More details are available at ceg.icrisat.org.
CEG is making it possible for agricultural breeding and research programs to fully utilize modern genomics tools in developing countries. The symposium is expected to discuss anticipated advances, requirements and challenges for data generation, analysis as well as the application of genomics for understanding plant biology and crop improvement.
Khaled Amiri, Khalifa Center for Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology (KCGEB), UAE
Bhagirath Choudhary, South Asia Biotechnology Centre (SABC), India
Swapan Datta, Visva-Bharati University, India
Jeff Ehlers, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, USA
Ivo Grosse, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
Baozhu Guo, University of Georgia, USA
PK Gupta, Chaudhary Charan Singh University, India
Arvind Kumar, IRRI-Philippines, Philippines
Hon Ming Lam, The Chinese Uni of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Chikelu Mba, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Italy
Mike Olsen, CIMMYT-Kenya, Kenya
Ajay Parida, Institute of Life Sciences (ILS), India
BM Prasanna, CIMMYT-Nairobi, Kenya
Kuldeep Singh, ICAR-NBPGR, India