Plant Science Organizing Committee

Habib Ahmad

Vice Chancellor
Islamia College, Peshawar
Pakistan

Biography: Dr. Habib Ahmad is presently working as the Vice Chancellor of the his ReadMore...

Research Interest: Prof Habib has emerged as an authority on biodiversity and m ReadMore...

Ana María Castillo Alonso

Principal Scientist of the CSIC
Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities
Spain

Biography: Gamética Embryogenesis Biology Group and Applications

Research Interest: Genetics, genomics, biotechnology and crop improvement

Ernesto Igartua Arregui

Scientific Researcher of the CSIC
inistry of Science, Innovation and Universities
Spain

Biography: Genetic Group and Development of Plant Materials

Research Interest: Genetics and development of plant materials

Russel J. Reiter

Professor
University of Texas Health Science Center, USA
USA

Biography: Dr. Russel J. Reiter, Ph.D., is Professor in the Department of Cellula ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant Physiology

Amy L. Greeson

CEO
Natural Discoveries, Inc. High Point, NC, USA
USA

Biography: Amy Greeson, RPh is CEO of Natural Discoveries, Inc., a drug discovery ReadMore...

Research Interest: Natural Discoveries, Inc., a drug discovery, research compan ReadMore...

Grace Chen

Professor
Senior Researcher U.S. Department of Agriculture
USA

Biography: Dr. Grace Chen obtained her Ph.D from University of Wisconsin at Madis ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant Gene Expression

Synan F Abu Qamar

Professor
United Arab Emirates University, UAE
UAE

Biography: Synan F Abu Qamar has completed his PhD at Purdue University, Departme ReadMore...

Research Interest: Botany & Plant Pathology

NASIR S. A. MALIK

Professor
Research Plant Physiologist USDA-ARS
USA

Biography: NASIR S. A. MALIK has 40 years of agricultural research experience, in ReadMore...

Research Interest: plant molecular biology, plant-microbe interactions (bacteri ReadMore...

Charles A. Powell

Professor
University of Florida/IFAS Indian River Research and Education Center, USA
USA

Biography: Dr. Charles Powell is an Emeritus Professor at the UF/IFAS Indian Rive ReadMore...

Research Interest: Current research is focused on control of HLB, or citrus gre ReadMore...

Eloy Rodriguez

Professor
Cornell University, USA
USA

Biography: Dr. Eloy Rodiguez is the James A. Perkins endowed chair in Environment ReadMore...

Research Interest: Medicinal use of plant secondary metabolites and agricultura ReadMore...

Eugenija Kupcinskiene Habil

Professor
Vytauto Didžiojo Universitetas, Lithuania
Lithuania

Biography: Eugenija Kupcinskiene has been working at Lithuanian University of Agr ReadMore...

Research Interest: Agriculture

Geert De Jaeger

Professor
VIB-Ghent University, Belgium
Belgium

Biography: Geert De Jaeger is Associate Professor at Ghent University - Departmen ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant Biotechnology and Bioinformatics

Ryoung Shin

Professor
RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science, Japan
Japan

Biography: Ryoung Shin, PhD is a Unit Leader and the Principal Investigator of Re ReadMore...

Research Interest: molecular mechanisms of virus resistance in hot pepper

Douglas J Marques

Professor
Universidade José do Rosário Vellano, Brazil
Brazil

Biography: Douglas Jose Marques, PhD in Agronomy - Soil Science/Plant Nutrition a ReadMore...

Research Interest: Agriculture

Khiena Brainina

Professor
Ural State Economic University,Russian Federation
Russian Federation

Biography: Honored Scientist of RF, Member-correspondent of Academy of Natural Sc ReadMore...

Research Interest: Her research interests are: Electrochemical sensors, Strippi ReadMore...

Youlu Yuan

Director
Institute of Cotton Research- CAAS, China
China

Biography: Youlu Yuan has been involved in studies related to cotton hybrid vigor ReadMore...

Research Interest: Bio-technology Research Department and PI of cotton variety ReadMore...

Wuwei Ye

Deputy Director
Institute of Cotton Research-CAAS, China
China

Biography: Wuwei Ye is a Professor and Deputy Director in Cotton Germplasm Resear ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cotton Research

Joseph Gale

Professor
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Israel

Biography: Joseph Gale is a professor emeritus of the Hebrew U. of Jerusalem. His ReadMore...

Research Interest: Environmental Plant Physiology

Levan Ujmajuridze

Professor
Scientific-Research Center of Agriculture, Georgia
Georgia

Biography: Levan Ujmajuridze has a PhD in Agrarian Sciences. He is an honored win ReadMore...

Research Interest: Member of Commission at The International Vine & Wine Organi ReadMore...

Charles A. Powell

Professor
University of Florida/IFAS Indian River Research and Education Center
USA

Biography: Dr. Charles Powell is an Emeritus Professor at the UF/IFAS Indian Rive ReadMore...

Research Interest: Current research is focused on control of HLB, or citrus gre ReadMore...

Khiena Brainina

Professor
Ural State Economic University
Russian Federation

Biography: Honored Scientist of RF, Member-correspondent of Academy of Natural Sc ReadMore...

Research Interest: Her research interests are: Electrochemical sensors, Strippi ReadMore...

Amy L. Greeson,

CEO, Natural Discoveries, Inc
Drug discovery, research company
USA

Biography: Greeson has traveled extensively internationally, exploring remote reg ReadMore...

Research Interest: A graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill, she presently serves as an Al ReadMore...

Elena Ermilova

professor and head of laboratory
Saint-Petersburg State University
Russia

Biography: Elena Ermilova is a full professor and head of laboratory at Saint-Pet ReadMore...

Research Interest: nitrogen metabolism and PII signal transduction in green and ReadMore...

Geert De Jaeger

Professor
VIB-Ghent University
Belgium

Biography: His main research interest is the development and application of inter ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant Research to study the regulation of plant growth

Ryoung Shin

Professor
Riken University of Japan
Japan

Biography: Main Research Field : Biology

Research Interest: Related Research Fields :Environmental science / Agricultura ReadMore...

Kellye Eversole

President
Eversole Associates
USA

Biography: Kellye Eversole is President of Eversole Associates, a science and tec ReadMore...

Research Interest: Executive Director of the Specialty Crop Regulatory Assistan ReadMore...

André Luis de Alcantara Guimarães

Professor
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Brazil

Biography: André Luis de Alcantara Guimarães has completed his Ph.D. in Botany ReadMore...

Research Interest: Medicinal Plants

Caroline Janitz

Manager
Western Sydney University
Australia

Biography: Caroline Janitz is the manager of the Next-Generation Sequencing Facil ReadMore...

Research Interest: Molecular Genetics, Geneexpression

Synan Abu Qamar

Associate Professor
Arab Emirates University
UAE

Biography: Synan AbuQamar completed his Ph.D from Purdue University/Department of ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant Pathology, Plant Molecular Genetics,Plant Biotechnolog ReadMore...

Grace Chen

Senior Researcher
U.S. Department of Agriculture
USA

Biography: Dr. Grace Chen obtained her Ph.D from University of Wisconsin at Madis ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant Gene Expression

Nurul Islam-Faridi

Associate prof
Southern Institute of Forest Genetics
USA

Biography: Nurul Faridi has completed his PhD at the University of Cambridge, Eng ReadMore...

Research Interest: Forest science

Leon Van Rensburg

Professor
University of the Free State
South Africa

Biography: Leon Daniel van Rensburg is a soil physicist lecturing soil and water ReadMore...

Research Interest: Agriculture Science

Petronia Carillo

Associate Professor
University of Campania
Italy

Biography: Petronia Carillo is an associate professor of plant physiology at the ReadMore...

Research Interest: plant physiology, plant molecular biology, enzymology and me ReadMore...

Vanderlan da S. Bolzani

Professor
Sao Paulo State University
Brazil

Biography: Vanderlan da S. Bolzani is full professor at Sao Paulo State Universit ReadMore...

Research Interest: bioactivity and function of secondary metabolites and peptid ReadMore...

Caroline Janitz

Manager Next-Generation Sequencing Facility
Western Sydney University
Australia

Biography: Caroline Janitz is the manager of the Next-Generation Sequencing Facil ReadMore...

Research Interest: Molecular Genetics, Geneexpression

Taoufik Saleh Ksiksi

Associate Professor
UAE University
UAE

Biography: Taoufik Ksiksi is an Associate Professor (Plant Ecology) working at th ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant Ecology

André Luis de Alcantara Guimarães

Prof
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Brazil

Biography: André Luis de Alcantara Guimarães has completed his Ph.D. in Botany ReadMore...

Research Interest: medicinal plants

Nabil Killiny

Associate Professor
University of Florida
USA

Biography: Nabil Killiny is Assistant Professor in the Department of Entomology a ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant Pathology, Phytopathology

Alexander Ivlev

Professor
Russian State Agrarian University of K. A. Timiryazev, Moscow
Moscow

Biography: A.A. Ivlev has completed his PhD at the age of 27 years from Chemical ReadMore...

Research Interest: plant physiology, cell mechanisms, evolution, climatology.

Sergio Molinari

Prof
Institute of Sustainable Plant Protection
Italy

Biography: Dr. Molinari graduated with honor on March 28 1984 in Biology at Bari ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cell Biology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Paula Elomaa

Prof
University of Helsinki
Finland

Biography: Professor in Horticulture,Plant Biotechnology, ornamental plants.

Research Interest: plant science, ornamental plants

Claudia Arcidiacono

Associate Professor
UnivItalyersity of Catania
Italy

Biography: Dr. Eng. Claudia Arcidiacono is an Associate Professor of the Universi ReadMore...

Research Interest: biomass, Landscape

Rajinder Singh

Principal Research Officer
Malaysian Palm Oil Board
Malaysia

Biography: Rajinder Singh is currently a Principal Research Officer at the Malays ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant Genetics

Milan Stankovic

Associate Professor
University of Kragujevac
Republic of Serbia

Biography: Dr Milan S. Stankovic has received his PhD in University of Kragujevac ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant biology and ecology

Russel J. Reiter

Professor
University of Texas Health Science Center
USA

Biography: Dr. Russel J. Reiter, Ph.D., is Professor in the Department of Cellula ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant Physiology

Eloy Rodriguez

Professor
Cornell University
USA

Biography: Dr. Eloy Rodiguez is the James A. Perkins endowed chair in Environment ReadMore...

Research Interest: medicinal use of plant secondary metabolites and agricultura ReadMore...

Nigel G. Halford

Professor
Rothamsted Research
UK

Biography: Nigel G. Halford obtained first degree in Genetics from the University ReadMore...

Research Interest: metabolic and stress signalling pathways in plants

Nurul Faridi

Associate Professor
Southern Institute of Forest Genetics, Texas A&M University
USA

Biography: Nurul Faridi has completed his PhD at the University of Cambridge, Eng ReadMore...

Research Interest: molecular plant cytogenetics

NASIR S. A. MALIK

Research Plant Physiologist
USDA-ARS
USA

Biography: NASIR S. A. MALIK has 40 years of agricultural research experience, in ReadMore...

Research Interest: plant molecular biology, plant-microbe interactions (bacteri ReadMore...

Alexander Ivlev

Professor
Russian State Agrarian University of K. A. Timiryazev
Moscow

Biography: A.A. Ivlev has completed his PhD at the age of 27 years from Chemical ReadMore...

Research Interest: cell processes;

Kanniah Rajasekaran

Senior Research Biologist
USDA-ARS
USA

Biography: Dr. Rajasekaran is a senior Research Biologist with the USDA-ARS. He ReadMore...

Research Interest: recombinant DNA technology,

Grace Chen

Senior Researcher
U.S. Department of Agriculture
USA

Biography: Dr. Grace Chen obtained her Ph.D from University of Wisconsin at Madis ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant Gene Expression

Ilan Chet

Professor
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Israel

Biography: Prof. Ilan Chet completed his Ph.D. in microbiology at the Faculty of ReadMore...

Research Interest: plant pathology and soil microbiology

Gunnar Wingsle

Professor
Swedish University of Agricultural Science
Sweden

Biography: Gunnar Wingsle has completed his PhD at the age of 34 years from Depar ReadMore...

Research Interest: Genetics & Plant Physiology

Danuta Maria Antosiewicz

Professor
University of Warsaw
Poland

Biography: Danuta Maria Antosiewicz, Professor, completed Ph.D at the University ReadMore...

Research Interest: metal cross-homeostasis in plants, phytoremediation

André Luis de Alcantara Guimarães

Professor
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)
Brazil

Biography: André Luis de Alcantara Guimarães has completed his Ph.D. in Botany ReadMore...

Research Interest: medicinal plants

Igor G. Loskutov

Professor
St-Petersburg State University
Russia

Biography: Igor G. Loskutov has completed his PhD (Plant Breeding) at the age of ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant Genetic , Plant Breeding

Rajinder Singh

Principal Research Officer
Malaysian Palm Oil Board
Malaysia

Biography: Rajinder Singh is currently a Principal Research Officer at the Malays ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant Genetics

Milan Stankovic

Associate Professor
University of Kragujevac
Republic of Serbia

Biography: Dr Milan S. Stankovic has received his PhD in University of Kragujevac ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant biology and ecology

Tianzhen Zhang

Professor
Nanjing Agricultural University
China

Biography: Tianzhen Zhang, Professor of Genetics and Crop Breeding in Nanjing Agr ReadMore...

Research Interest: Genomics and molecular breeding