Monday 11 April 2022

9:00 Welcome Coffee/Tea

9:30 Opening and Welcome

9:35 – 12:40 Plenary session 1
Chair: Christa Testerink, Wageningen University & Research

09:35 – 10:05 Pingtao Ding, LU
“Reinventing plant disease resistance: From a two-tiered system to the immune networks”

10:05 – 10:35 Kirsten ten Tusscher , UU  ”Decision making in plant root nutrient foraging”

10:35 – 11:05 Rob Schuurink UvA, “Specialized metabolism and defence: the perturbable plant?”

11:05 – 11:35 Break 

11:35 – 12:20 Keynote Saskia Hoogenhout, John Innes Centre, UK “Zombie plants: Modulation of host development and defence by phytoplasma effectors.”

12:20 – 12:45 Feedback Peer review

12:45 – 14:15 Lunch

14:15 -15:35 Parallel Session 1

15:35 – 16:05 Break

16:05 – 17:25 Parallel Session 2

17:30 – 19:00 PI/PhD/Postdoc-hour

19:00 – 21:00 Dinner and drinks