09.30 - 10.00  Registration

10.00 - 10.10   Welcome

10.10 - 11.00   MARK SANSOM, University of Oxford, UK

11.00 - 11.50   HOLGER FRANKEN, CellZome (GSK), Germany

11.50 - 12.00   TARUN KHANNA, Imperial College London


12.00 - 12.40   Poster Session and Lunch break


12.50 - 13.30   SHEREF MANSY, University of Trento, Italy

13.30 - 14.20   IVANA NIKIĆ, Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen, Germany

14.20 - 14.30   ALI SALEHI-REYHANI, Imperial College London, UK

14.30 - 14.40  CATHERINE HUBERT, King's College London, UK


14.40 - 15.00   Coffee break


15.00 - 15.50   HERBERT VAN AMERONGEN, Wageningen University, Netherlands

16.00 - 17.00   PANEL DISCUSSION: Are young people underrepresented in agriculture?

OSCAR CES, Imperial College London [Chair]; KATE FORSTER, Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association; ANTHONY FLEMMING, Syngenta; DAVID GARDNER, Innovation in Agriculture; CALLUM HARVEY, KTN UK; SIMON LEATHER, Harper Adams University

17.00 - 18.00   Concluding remarks & drinks reception


18:00   Close