Organizing Committee

Scientific Organizing Committee
Pilar Catalan (University of Zaragoza, Spain)
David Des Marais (Harvard University, USA)
Sinead Drea (University of Leicester, UK)
Robert Hasterok (University of Silesia, Poland)
Zhiyong Liu (China Agricultural University, PRC)
Todd Mockler (Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, USA)
Nicola Pecchioni (CRA-CER Cereal Research Centre, Italy)
Michelle Watt (CSIRO, Australia)

Local Organizing Committee
Samuel Hazen, Chair (Biology Department, University of Massachusetts)
Ana Caicedo (Biology Department, University of Massachusetts)
Madelaine Bartlett (Biology Department, University of Massachusetts)
Geunwha Jung (Stockbridge School of Agriculture, University of Massachusetts)
Ludmila Tyler (Department or Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Massachusetts)
Elsbeth Walker (Biology Department, University of Massachusetts)