2nd CRC 1101 Symposium - cancelled

Molecular Encoding of Specificity in Plant Processes

Universities of Tübingen and Heidelberg, MPI for Developmental Biology Tübingen

30. March to 1. April 2020

Audimax & Kleiner Senat, Neue Aula, Geschwister-Scholl-Platz, 72074 Tübingen

Due to the Covid-19 epidemic in Europe, we have decided to cancel the SFB 1101 symposium.

We apologise and are truly sorry for any inconvenience caused.

Program 2nd Symposium 2020

Monday, 30th of March

13:45 – 14:00                     Welcome addresses

                                           Klaus Harter, spokesperson of the CRC 1101

                                           József Fortágh, Vicedean of the Natural Science Faculty

Chair: Katharina Markmann

14:00 – 14:35                     Dorothee Staiger (University of Bielefeld) Ribonomics to decipher posttranscriptional networks in Arabidopsis thaliana

14:35 – 15:10                     Javier Palatnik (Instituto de Biología Molecular y Celular de Rosario) Evolution and function of the miR396-GRF regulatory network

15:10 – 15:45                     Coffee break

Chair: Alexis Maizel

15:45 – 16:20                     Katharina Markmann (ZMBP Tübingen) Systemic regulation of nodulation symbiosis and root architecture by miRNAs

16:20 – 16:55                     Michael Lenhard (University of Potsdam) The molecular basis and evolution of heterostyly in Primula and beyond.

16:55 – 17:30                     Martin Bayer (MPI Tübingen) Parental conflict or cell polarity establishment? Mechanistic insight in  MAP kinase signaling

Afterwards                          Dinner

Tuesday, 31st of March

Chair: Martin Bayer

09:00 – 09:35                     Emmanuelle Bayer (VIB Department of Plant Systems Biology, Gent) Staying tight: Membrane Contact at plasmodesmata pores

09:35 – 10:10                     Sheng Yang He (Michigan State University) Host control of phyllosphere microbiome and bacterial pathogenesis

10:10 – 10:45                     Coffee break

Chair: Farid El Kasmi

10:45 – 11:20                     Birgit Kemmerling (ZMBP Tübingen) BAK1 receptor complexes - formation, regulation and impact on plant Defense

11:20 – 11:55                     Youssef Belkhadir (GMI Vienna) The plant immune system constrains bacterial attempts to remain motile       while staying undetected

11:55 – 12:30                     Jane Parker (MPI Cologne) Molecular decision-making downstream of NLR receptor activation.

12:30 – 14:00                     Lunch break

14:00 – 16:00                     Poster session

15:30 – 16:00                     Coffee break

Chair: Thomas Greb

16:00 – 16:35                     Roeland Merks (Leiden University) Cell-based mathematical modelling of stomatal development

16:35 – 17:10                     Ruth Großeholz (COS Heidelberg) Computational modelling of brassinosteroid-controlled root elongation

Afterwards                          Dinner

Wednesday, 01st of April

Chair: Thomas Stanislas

09:00 – 09:35                     Suayb Üstün (ZMBP Tübingen) A microbial effector mediates the interplay between vesicle trafficking and    autophagy

09:35 – 10:10                     Yvon Jallais (University of Lyon) Anionic phospholipids and the definition of cellular territories

10:10 – 10:45                     Coffee break

Chair: Suayb Üstün

10:45 – 11:20                     Jenny Russinova (VIB Ghent) Scaffold proteins define substrate specificity of Arabidopsis thaliana SHAGGY-like kinases

11:20 – 11:55                     Ram Dixit (Washington University of St. Louis) How the FRA1 kinesin contributes to the deposition of the plant cell wall

12:00                                  End of the symposium - Farewell