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DRIVING R&D COOPERATION BETWEEN BRAZIL AND GERMANY
PHENOTYPING, BREEDING, BIOLOGICAL PEST CONTROL AND INDUSTRIAL USE OF RENEWABLE RESOURCES – EXPERT DISCUSSIONS

25 May 2018 – Expert discussions
Green Rio – Marina da Gloria – Rio de Janeiro

PROGRAMME

09:30 Registration and coffee

10:00 Welcome and Introduction
Brazil-Germany Cooperation on Bioeconomy
Dr. Tilman Schachtsiek – German Federal Ministry for Food and Agriculture (BMEL)
Dr. Alvaro Prata – Ministry of Science and Technology Brazil (MCITIC)
Maria Beatriz Costa – Coordinator of Green Rio

Keynotes on Bioeconomy
10:45 Keynote from Germany – Dr. Peter Eisner (Fraunhover IVV)
11:15 Keynote from Brazil – Dr. Celso Luiz Moretti (Embrapa)
11:45 Organisational issues regarding parallel sessions (FNR/PTJ)
12:00 Lunch

Tour in the event and visit to the German booth

Parallel Sessions – Only for experts invited

Session A – Phenotyping
and plant breeding
(Moderator: Dr. Bittner)
ROOM 1

13h30 – Presentation Germany
Prof. Thomas Altmann (IPK Gatersleben)

13h45 – Presentation Brazil
Paulo Herrmann (Embrapa)

14hs – Discussion

Session B – Industrial use
of renewable resources
(Moderator: Dr. Peters)
PLENARY

13h30 – Presentation Germany
Dr. Jörg Rothermel (VCI)

13h45 – Presentation Brazil
Paulo Coutinho (SENAI)

14hs – Discussion

Session C – Biological pest control
(Moderator: Dr. Breuer)
ROOM 2

13h30 – Presentation Germany
Prof. Johannes Jehle (JKI).

13h45 – Presentation Brazil
Prof. Dr. Ítalo Delalibera (Esalq/USP)

14hs – Discussion

16hs – Coffee break

16h15 – Wrap up from the Parallel Sessions (10 min each session) – Open to public who registered

16h45 – Conclusions

OFFICIAL LANGUAGE – ENGLISH
SIMULTANEOUS TRANSLATION ONLY DURING PLENARY AND IN SESSION B “INDUSTRIAL USE OF RENEWABLE RESOURCES”


 

REGISTRATION CLOSED