Dr. Gayle Volk

USDA/ ARS National Laboratory for Genetic Resources Preservation, Fort Collins, CO USA.

“Online learning for plant genetic resources conservation and use.”
DivSeek International Network – December 14, 2021

Horizon 2020 GENRES project

Flash talks by project leads of the Horizon 2020 GENRES project supported by the European Commission: Joining forces for genetic resources and biodiversity management.

DivSeek International Network – September 21, 2021

Dr. Jane Anderson & Māui Hudson

The Biocultural Label Initiative: Practical Mechanisms for the Protection and Governance of Indigenous Knowledge and Data.

DivSeek International Network – July 21, 2021

Drs. Kirstin Bett & Lacey Sanderson

University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Re-use and Recycle: Maximizing the Utility of Datasets.
DivSeek International Network – April 6, 2021

Dr. Kioumars Ghamkhar

AgResearch, New Zealand

“Omics” for efficient germplasm exploration at NZ’s genebank under climatic and political pressure.
DivSeek International Network – March 9, 2021

Drs. Brad Sherman and Robert Henry

University of Queensland, Australia

The Nagoya Protocol and historical collections of plants.
DivSeek International Network – February 9, 2021

Dr. Giovani Guiliano

ENEA, Italy

Linking genetic resources, genomes and phenotypes of Solanaceous crops.
DivSeek International Network – December 4, 2020

Dr. Abhishek Rathore


Use DOIs for breeding material; tools and policies.
DivSeek International Network – November 3, 2020

Dr. Roberto Papa

UNIVPM, Ancona, Italy

Intelligent Collections of Food-Legume Genetic Resources for European Agrofood Systems.
DivSeek International Network – October 13, 2020

Dr. Nils Stein

IPK-Gatersleben, Germany

Genebank genomics to bridge the gap from genome information to educated utilization of genetic diversity hosted in Genebanks.
DivSeek International Network – September 8, 2020

International Panelists

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of DOIs: practical implementations at national and international gene banks.

Ruaraidh Hamilton, IRRI emeritus; Noelle Anglin, CIP; Brian King, Alliance Bioversity-CIAT; Michael Quinn, CGIAR Excellence in Breeding; Theo J.L. van Hintum, Centre for Genetic Resources, The Netherlands

DivSeek International Network – July 7, 2020

Dr. Paul Shaw

James Hutton Institute, Scotland

From Bits to Bytes: Software development for genetic resources, genetics and plant breeding.
DivSeek International Network – June 9, 2020

Dr. Peter Button

International Union for the Protection of. New Varieties of Plants (UPOV)

UPOV’s role in encouraging the development of new varieties of plants
DivSeek International Network – May 4, 2020

Luigi Cattivelli

CREA, Italy

A global platform for leveraging tetraploid wheat diversity.
DivSeek International Network – April 7, 2020

Francisco López &
Marco Marsella


How do we make science more effective and accessible? DOIs to the rescue!
DivSeek International Network – March 17, 2020

Dr. Carolina Roa


Sharing the benefits of crop information: Influences of the international policy landscape
DivSeek International Network – February 25, 2020