Upcoming Webinars

Tuesday September 21
: Flash talks by project leads of the Horizon 2020 GENRES project supported by the European Commission. “Horizon 2020 GENRES projects –Joining forces for genetic resources and biodiversity management.”

Tuesday November 9: Dr. Gayle Volk, Plant Physiologist USDA/ ARS National Laboratory for Genetic Resources Preservation, Fort Collins, CO USA.  “Online learning for plant genetic resources conservation and use.”

Have webinar questions? Contact webinar coordinator Chris Richards.

Drs. Kirstin Bett & Lacey Sanderson

Re-use and Recycle: Maximizing the Utility of Datasets.

DivSeek International Network – April 6, 2021

Dr. Kioumars Ghamkhar

“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

The Nagoya Protocol and historical collections of plants.

DivSeek International Network – February 9, 2021

Dr. Giovani Guiliano

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

Intelligent Collections of Food-Legume Genetic Resources for European Agrofood Systems

DivSeek International Network – October 13, 2020

Dr. Nils Stein

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

From Bits to Bytes: Software development for genetic resources, genetics and plant breeding.

DivSeek International Network – June 9, 2020

Dr. Peter Button

UPOV’s role in encouraging the development of new varieties of plants

DivSeek International Network – May 4, 2020

Luigi Cattivelli

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