Confirmed Concurrent Symposia Speakers

 

First Name Last Name Organization
Sally Aitken Faculty of Forestry, University of British Columbia
Chris Ambrose University of Saskatchewan
Christopher Anderton Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Ruthie Angelovici University of Missouri-Columbia
Owen Atkin Australian National University
Elias Bassil University of Florida
Guillaume Beaudoin University of Florida
Sébastien Bélanger Université Laval
Mark Belmonte University of Manitoba
Nazmul Bhuiyan Cornell University
Elison Blancaflor Noble Research Institute LLC
Jorunn Bos James Hutton Institute/University of Dundee
Firas Bou Daher University of California Los Angeles
Marco Burger Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Yogev Burko The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Leonor C. Boavida Purdue University – Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, Purdue Center of Plant Biology
Clay Carter University of Minnesota
Clare Casteel University of California – Davis
Anna Casto Texas A&M Univeristy
Molly Cavaleri Michigan Technological University
Amanda Cavanagh University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Elizabeth Chatt Iowa State University
Youssef Chebli McGill University
Hyeon-Je Cho DuPont Pioneer
Asaph Cousins Washington State University
Nicky Creux University of California, Davis
Siobhan Cusack Michigan State University
Mehran Dastmalchi University of Calgary
Jan de Vries Dalhousie University
Ross Deans The Australian National University
Thomas DeFalco The Sainsbury Laboratory, Norwich, UK
Isabel Desgagné-Penix Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
Darrell Desveaux University of Toronto
Savithramma Dinesh-Kumar University of California, Davis
Anna Dobritsa Ohio State University
Xiaoou Dong UC Davis
Mirindi Eric Dusenge The University of Western Ontario
Soniya E V Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology
Tara Enders University of Minnesota
Ingo Ensminger University of Toronto
Andrea Eveland Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
Michelle Facette University of New Mexico
Noah Fahlgren Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
Joerg Fettke University of Potsdam
Stephen Ficklin Washington State University
Colleen Fortier University of Alberta
Andrea Gallavotti Waksman Institute, Rutgers University
Malia Gehan Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
Mary Gehring Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research
Jane Geisler-Lee Departments of Plant Biology & Computer Science 

Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Joshua Gendron Yale University
Michael Goley Monsanto Company
Kathleen Greenham Dartmouth College
Yangnan Gu Tsinghua University
Qiang Guo Michigan State University
Mary Lou Guerinot Dartmouth College
Laryssa Halat University of British Columbia
Alyssa L. Preiser Michigan State University
Qiang Han Saint Louis University
Jeanne Harris University of Vermont
Miyoshi Haruta University of Wisconsin-Madison
Manajit Hayer-Hartl Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry
Emily Heaton Iowa State University
Nathan Hepler The Pennsylvania State University
Richard Hilleary University of Wisconsin – Madison
Kevin Hines Cornell University
Alenka Hlousek-Radojcic University of Delaware
Charles Hodgens UNC Chapel Hill
Yingnan Hou UC Riverside
An-Shan Hsiao Institute of Plant and Microbial Biology, Academia Sinica
Polly Hsu Michigan State University
Roger Innes Indiana University
Yannick Jacob Yale University
Jian Jiang Mississippi State University
Nathan Johnson Penn State University
Magdalena Julkowska KAUST
Sharon Kessler Purdue University
Daniel Kierzkowski Plant Science Research Institute, University of Montreal
Asuka Kodama Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
Kaan Koper Washington State University
Patrick Krysan University of Wisconsin-Madison
Henning Kunz Washington State University
Therese LaRue Stanford University
Anastasiya Lavell Michigan State University
Katerina Lay Michigan State University
Andrew Leakey University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Soon Goo Lee Washington University in St. Louis
Bryan Leong Michigan State University
Myat Lin Cornell University
Penelope Lindsay Boyce Thompson Institute
Zachary Lippman Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Jianxiang Liu Zhejiang University
Hongtao Liu Institute of Plant Physiology and Ecology (SIPPE), Chinese Academy of Sciences
Samuel Livingston University of British Columbia
Jessica Lucas University of Wisconsin- Oshkosh
Jianxin Ma Purdue University
Wenbo Ma University of California Riverside
Wei Ma Nanyang Technological University
Cora MacAlister University of Michigan
Gustavo MacIntosh Iowa State University
Sally Mackenzie The Pennsylvania State University
Mst Hur Madina University of Quebec at Trois Rivieres
Hiroshi Maeda University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ian Major MSU-DOE Plant Research Laboratory, Michigan State University
Pal Maliga Rutgers University
Mazz Marry Minnesota State University Moorhead
Liliam Martinez Bello University of Florida
Daniel Matton Université de Montréal
C. Robertson McClung Dartmouth College
Heather McFarlane University of Melbourne
Robert McGee University of British Columbia
Kathryn McIntyre Colorado State University
Katrice McLoughlin Washington University in St. Louis
Ryosuke Mega ALRC, Tottori Univ.
Peter Moffett Université de Sherbrooke
Gabriele Monshausen Pennsylvania State University
Bethany Moore Michigan State University
Josefina Patricia Moreno NCSU
nooshin movahed McGill University
Gloria Muday Wake Forest University
Karolina Mukhtar University of Alabama at Birmingham
Erik Nielsen University of Michigan
Trevor Nolan Iowa State University
Toshihiro Obata University of Nebraska Lincoln
Sakiko Okumoto Texas A&M University
Marisa Otegui University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ky Young Park Sunchon National University
Bryan Penning USDA-ARS
Vinh Pham The University of Texas at Austin
Lauren Pope James Madison University
Yang Qu Brock University
Carolyn Rasmussen University Of California, Riverside
Jennifer Robison Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis
Dhamar Gabriela Rodriguez UASLP
Clemencia Rojas University of Arkansas
Marcela Rojas-Pierce North Carolina State University
Nicholas Ruppel Randolph-Macon College
Charles Roussin-Leveillee Université de Sherbroke
Manny Saluja University of Nebraska Lincoln
Jamil Samsatly Mcgill
Diana Santelia University of Zurich
Elizabeth Sarkel Wake Forest University
Daniel Scholes University of Indianapolis
Sebastian Schornack University of Cambridge, Sainsbury Laboratory (SLCU)
Julian Schroeder Division of Biological Sciences, UC San Diego
Libo Shan Texas A&M University
Robert Sharwood Australian National University
Jaswinder Singh McGill University
Pallavi Singh University of Cambridge
Neelima Sinha UC Davis
Frank Skraly Yield10 Bioscience
Martijn Slot Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Eric Soubeyrand University of Florida
Maike Stam University of Amsterdam/Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences
Matt Stata University of Toronto
Anne Sternberger Ohio University
Joseph Stinziano The University of New Mexico
Sophia Stone Dalhousie Univeristy
Jiaqi Sun McGill University
Jason Thomas University of Minnesota Twin Cities
Esther van der Knaap University of Georgia
Wim Vermaas Arizona State University
Wayne Versaw Texas A&M Universty
Doris Wagner University of Pennsylvania, Department of Biology
Berkley Walker University of Illinois
Zhixue Wang Cornell University
Ertao Wang Institute of Plant Physiology and Ecology, CAS
Andreas Weber Heinrich Heine University
Joshua Widhalm Purdue University
Scott Woody University of Wisconsin-Madison
Jian Wu University of Toronto
Shouling Xu Carnegie Institution for Science
Nien Ya-chi National Taiwan University
Leiyun Yang Cornell University
Jixian Zhai Southern University of Science and Technology
Fei Zhang Yale University
Jingbo Zhang University of California, San Diego
Xuehua Zhong University of Wisconsin-Madison