Asian Solanaceous & Cucurbits Round Table 28 April 2021 / 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm (BKK Time)

 

Even though COVID-19 has restricted our activities, APSA is determined as always to facilitate its members in the best way possible. Under the hood of APSA R&D Advisory Group, the Asian Solanaceous and Cucurbits Roundtable (ASCRT) will be arranged as a series of 'Expert Talk on Crop Improvement Webinars'. APSA invites experts from the vegetable breeding sector to talk on the recent problems and potential solutions in vegetables breeding. There will be one webinar every 2 months.

Expert Talk on Crop Improvement - Webinar 3
Wednesday the 28th of April 2021
2:00pm - 4:00 pm (UTC+7)

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"Evolving Strategies in Developing Abiotic Stress Resistance in Plant Breeding"

TIME (UTC +7)        AGENDA
14:00 - 14:05 Welcome
Dr. Kanokwan Chodchoey - Executive Director, APSA
14:05 - 14:10

Opening Remark: 
Dr. Simon De Hoop - Chair, APSA R&D Advisory Group

14:10 - 14:40

Heat Yield: Improving Tomato Reproductive Success Under High Temperatures
Dr. Ivo Rieu from Radboud University, Netherlands
Professor of plant cell biology, expert in fundamental and applied research of reproductive heat tolerance mechanisms in plants.

14:40 - 15:00

Discussion and Q&A Session
Moderator: 
Dr. Simon De Hoop - Chair, APSA R&D Advisory Group

15:00 - 15:30
 
Improving resource use efficiency to boost crop productivity: What options do we have?
Prof. Sheshshayee M. Sreeman from University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, India.
Professor at Dept. of Crop Physiology, expert in molecular biology and genetic improvement of crops.
15:30 - 15:50

Discussion and Q&A Session
Moderator: Dr. Seetharam Annadana – Co-Chair, APSA R&D Advisory Group

15:50 - 16:00

Closing Remarks & Update 4th ASCRT Webinar
Dr. Seetharam Annadana – Co-Chair, APSA R&D Advisory Group

EVENT TIME

COUNTRIES TIME ZONE EVENT TIME
Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria

UTC +02:00

09:00 - 11:00
Kuwait, Turkey

UTC +03:00

10:00 - 12:00
Iran

UTC +03:30

10:30 - 12:30
Pakistan

UTC +05:00

12:00 - 14:00
India, Sri Lanka

UTC +05:30

12:30 - 14:30
Nepal

UTC +05:45

12:45 - 14:45
Bangladesh, Krygyztan

UTC +06:00

13:00 - 15:00
Myanmar

UTC +06:30

13:30 - 15:30
Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam

UTC +07:00

14:00 - 16:00
China, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong-China, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore

UTC +08:00

15:00 - 17:00
Japan, South Korea

UTC +09:00

16:00 - 18:00
Australia

UTC +11:00

18:00 - 20:00
New Zealand

UTC +13:00

20:00 - 22:00


SPEAKER BIO & ABSTRACT