International Conference on "Selection Theory and Breeding Methodology"

Freising, Germany

23.03.2017 - 24.03.2017

Campus of the TUM School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan, Freising, Germany

The German Plant Breeding Society (GPZ) will organize an international meeting on
selection theory and breeding methodology in March 2017. The primary aim will be to bring
together researchers from the public and private sector who would like to share their
knowledge on plant and animal breeding methodology and learn about the latest
developments in the field. With the new technologies selection theory has become more
important than ever, so please follow our invitation and join us in March next year.
Registration will open in October.

Confirmed guest speakers:
Alain Charcosset, INRA, Le Moulon
Fred van Eeuwijk, Wageningen University
Jeff Endelman, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Daniel Gianola, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Mike Goddard, University of Melbourne
Susanne Groh, Pioneer Hi-Bred International
Christina Lehermeier, Technische Universität München
Ian Mackay, NIAB, Cambridge
Albrecht Melchinger, Universität Hohenheim
Vanessa Prigge, SaKa Pflanzenzucht
Jochen Reif, IPK Gatersleben
Henner Simianer, Universität Göttingen
Peer Wilde, KWS Lochow
John Woolliams, University of Edinburgh

Chair of Plant Breeding
TUM School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan
Technische Universität München
Ulrike Utans-Schneitz, Ute Wiegand
Liesel-Beckmann-Str. 2
85354 Freising, Germany
Tel +49.8161.71.5226