Programme

XI Congresso della Società Italiana di Biologia Vegetale

114° Congresso della Società Botanica Italiana onlus

VI INTERNATIONAL PLANT SCIENCE CONFERENCE (IPSC)

Padova, Orto Botanico, 4 - 7 September 2019

Programme
(updated at 12/04/2019)


Wednesday 4 September 2019


11.00-11.30  Registration

11.30-12.30  SIBV Lecture (Chairperson: A. Schubert)
                      Ralph Reski, University of Freiburg, Germany (45 + 15 min) 
                     "Developmental novelties that facilitated the conquest of land by plants 500 MYA”

12.30-13.30  Welcome lunch

13.30-14.00  Opening ceremony


Symposium 1
JOINT SESSION SIBV - SBI
“PLANTS IN AND FOR THE FUTURE”

(Chairpersons: B. Baldan, T. Morosinotto, P.D. Perata)

14.00-14.40  Christine Raines, University of Essex, Colchester, United Kingdom (35 + 5 min)
                     “Improving future plant productivity through manipulation of photosynthesis”

14.40-16.00  Four presentations to be selected from abstracts (15 + 5 min each)

16.00-16.30  Coffee Break

16.30-17.10  Christian Hardtke, University of Lausanne Switzerland (35 + 5 min)
                     “Developing phloem – orchestrating plant organ formation

17.10-18.30  Four presentations to be selected from abstracts (15 + 5 min each)

18.30-20.30  Drinks, appetizers and music (possibility of visiting the Botanical Garden)

 

Thursday, 5 September 2019

Symposium 2 SIBV
PLANT CELL SIGNALS

(Chairpersons: M. Zottini and F. Sparla)

09.00-09.40  Jorg Kudla, University of Münster, Germany (35 + 5 min)
                     "The interplay of calcium and ROS signaling in plant development and stress responses"

09.40-11.00  Four presentations to be selected from abstracts (15 + 5 min each)

11.00-11.30  Coffee Break

 

Symposium 3 SIBV
PLANTS FACING STRESS

(Chairpersons: S. Esposito and F. Secchi)

11.30-12.10  Michel Havaux, Centre CEA Cadarache, France (35 + 5 min)
                     “Signaling apocarotenoids and key regulators involved in the chloroplast retrograde response to photo-oxidative stress”

12.10-12.30  One presentation to be selected from abstracts (15 + 5 min each)

12.30-14.00  Lunch (in Orto Botanico)

14.00-15.00  Three presentations to be selected from abstracts (15 + 5 min each)

15.00-17.00  Elevator Pitch Session Lecture Franca Rasi

17.00-18.00  Joint SIBV-SBI Poster Session

18.00-20.00  General Meeting of SIBV (members only)

 

Symposium 2 SBI
FOREST BIODIVERSITY AND FUNCTIONING IN A CHANGING WORLD: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES

(Chairpersons: S. Casavecchia and G. Filibeck)

09.00-09.35  Jean-Luc Dupouey, INRA – France (30 + 5 min)
                      “Human legacies in forest understorey from stand to landscape scale: lessons from the past for future  management”

09.35-10.30  Three presentations to be selected from abstracts (15 + 5 min each)

10.30-11.00  Coffee Break

11.00-11.35  Tommaso Anfodillo, University of Padova (30 + 5 min) 
                     “The simple structure of forests: an allometric approach for assessing the degree of old-growthness”

11.40-12.30  Three presentations to be selected from abstracts (15 + 5 min each)

12.30-14.00  Lunch and posters

 

Symposium 3 SBI
HERBARIA: STILL RELEVANT IN THE 21TH CENTURY?

(Chairpersons: L. Peruzzi and S. Martellos)

14.00-14.35  Charles Davis, University of Harvard, USA (30 + 5 min)
                     “Using digital herbaria to understand  climate change response in plants”

14.35-15.30  Three presentations to be selected from abstracts (15 + 5 min each)

15.30-16.05  Nina Rønsted, University of Copenhagen, Denmark (30 +5 min)
                     “Herbaria as a unique research infrastructure in the 21st century”

16.05-17.00  Three presentations to be selected from abstracts (15 + 5 min each)

17.00-18.00  Poster session

18.00-19.30  General Meeting of the Italian Botanical Society (members only)

 

20.30-23.30 Congress social dinner (SBI+SIBV), caffè Pedrocchi


Friday, 6 September 2019

Symposium 4 SIBV
PLANT MICRO AND MACRONUTRIENTS

(Chairpersons: I. Murgia and A. Pompa)

09.00-09.40  Stanislav Kopriva, University of Cologne, Germany (35 + 5 min)
                     “Control of sulfur partitioning between primary and secondary assimilation

09.40-11.00  Four presentations to be selected from abstracts (15 + 5 min each)

11.00-11.30  Coffee Break

 

Symposium 5 SIBV
PLANT DEVELOPMENT IN A CHANGING ENVIRONMENT

(Chairpersons: A. Nardini and M.C. De Pinto)

11.30-12.10  Jordi Martínez -Vilalta, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain (35 + 5 min)
                     “Advances and challenges in predicting drought-induced forest mortality"

12.10-13.30  Four presentations to be selected from abstracts (15 + 5 min each)

13.30-14.00  Congress Closure

 

Symposium 4 SBI
PLANT-ANIMAL INTERACTIONS: FROM MOLECULES TO LANDSCAPE

(Chairpersons: M. Galloni and G. Aronne)

09.00-09.30  Lilach Hadany, University of Tel Aviv, (25 + 5 min)
                     “Can plants hear their pollinators?”

09.30-11.00  Six presentations to be selected from abstracts (12 + 3 min each)

11.00-11.30  Coffee Break

 

Symposium 5 SBI
PLANT SPECIALIZED METABOLISM: CHEMISTRY AND BIOLOGICAL FUNCTIONS

(Chairpersons: R. Caniato and L.Pistelli)

11.30-12.00  Oliver Kayser, TU Dortmund University, Germany  (25 + 5 min)
                     “Biosynthesis of cannabinoids in Cannabis sativa and Radula marginata”

12.00-13.30  Six presentations to be selected from abstracts (12 + 3 min each)

13.30-14.00  Congress Closure

14.00-15.00  Farewell lunch

 

The timetable may be modified

 

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