Important Dates:
Abstract submission deadline:
February 12, 2021

Presentation notification:
February 20, 2021

Registration deadline:
February 28, 2021

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March 09, 2021

Time

Speaker

Country

Title

12:30-12:45

Andreas Börner

Germany

Opening Remarks

 

Chair
Andreas Börner

 

 

12:45-13:30

Hugh W. Pritchard

United Kingdom

Climate and seed functional traits

13:30-13:45

Andreas Wais

Switzerland

International Seed Testing Association –
The way forward in seed testing

13:45-14:00

Einav Mayzlish Gati

Israel

The role of the Israel Gene Bank in genetic
diversity conservation in times of climate change

14:00-14:15

Maraeva Gianella

Italy

Seed longevity of maize conserved under
germplasm bank conditions for up to 60 years

14:15-14:30

Filippo Guzzon

Mexico

Enhancing seed conservation in tropical areas by
implementing the dry chain

14:30-14:45

Ibrahim Olaleye

Germany

The relationship between estimates of
fluorescence lifetime and seed viability and
vigour of wheat (Triticum aestivum)

14:45-15:00

Jayaraman Aravind

Germany

Delayed fluorescence for monitoring seed
deterioration in selected Brassica species

15:00-15:15

Erwann Arc

Austria

Metabolite profiling of germinating Brassica
oleracea
seeds

15:15-15:30

Jennifer Zur

Germany

The AVATARS Project – An interdisciplinary
approach introducing new digital technologies
for seed quality analysis in oilseed rape
(Brassics napus L.)

15:30-15:45

 

 

Break

 

Chair
Ilse Kranner

 

 

15:45-16:00

Marcus Jansen

Germany

Image processing for new perspectives in seed quality testing

16:00-16:15

Antje Wolff

Germany

Phenotyping seeds and seedlings to objectively measure the impact of climatic conditions on seed quality, germination and vigour

16:15-16:30

Hardy Rolletschek

Germany

Seed phenotyping in vivo: concept and developments at IPK

16:30-16:45

Lénia Rodrigues

Portugal

The applicability of calorespirometry on seed phenotyping – A focus on seed resilience upon abiotic stress factors

16:45-17:00

Daljit Virk

United Kingdom

Facilitating seed production through pollination control tent technology in the changing climate

17:00-17:15

Sebastian Bathiany

Germany

Tailoring climate projections to the needs of agricultural stakeholders - insights from ADAPTER

17:15-17:30

Peter Zubay

Hungary

Allelopathic effects of Juglans regia L., Populus tremula L. and juglone on seed germination of medicinal and aromatic plants

March 10, 2021

Time

Speaker

Country

Title

08:10-08:15

Manuela Nagel

Germany

Opening

 

Chair
Manuela Nagel

 

 

08:15-09:00

Ilse Kranner

Austria

Abiotic stress factors experienced during seed maturation affect redox signalling and seed phenotype

09:00-09:15

Manuela Nagel

Germany

Longevity of seeds and the impact of the maternal environment

09:15-09:30

Olha Zadorozhna

Ukraine

Seed storage of different wheat species

09:30-09:45

Hela Chikh-Rouhou

Tunisia

Efficiency of three selection methods in improving onion seed yield

09:45-10:00

Annette Büttner-Mainik

Switzerland

Tiger nut from seeds: From germination to tuber formation

10:00-10:15

Biljana Kiprovski

Serbia

Nutritional value of underutilised oil crop Carthamus tinctorius L.

10:15-10:30

Ines Fhima

Tunisia

Seed performance of Tunisian bottle gourd landraces

10:30-10:45

 

 

Break

 

Chair

Andreas Börner

 

 

10:45-11:00

Rouxlene Van der Merwe

South Africa

Drought tolerance indices and their correlation with seed yield in vegetable-type soybean

11:00-11:15

Andrea Pagano

Italy

Post-priming desiccation tolerance as a key determinant of seed priming efficiency in Medicago truncatula

11:15-11:30

Johann Huber

Germany

Improvement of the seed quality of faba beans (Vicia faba) to ensure domestic seed production

11:30-11:45

Alex Kröper

Germany

Identification of lentil (Lens culinaris) genotypes for sustainable cropping systems in temperate climate

11:45-12:00

Ulrike Lohwasser

Germany

Sainfoin (Onobrychis viciifolia Scop., legume family) – The future star in sustainable crop cultivation strategies?

12:00-12:15

Andreas Börner

Germany

Closing Remarks

12:15-14:00

 

 

Lunch Break

14:00-17:00

 

 

VDLUFA Workshop

March 11, 2021

Time

 

 

Title

09:00-13:00

 

 

VDLUFA Spring Meeting