Parallel thematic sessions - RESOURCE USE (Adaptation and Mitigation)

Room C - Genetic resources / climate change adaptation



09h15 - 09h25 | WELCOME WORDS


09h25 - 09h30 | KEYNOTE SPEAKER


Benvindo Maçãs


Location Lisbon - Portugal


09h30 - 10h00 | POSTER SESSION (each participant assists to the presentation of 3 posters)


  • Broadening and improving biodiversity for a more competitive and sustainable viticulture in the Colli Piacentini area
  • ConVIGNA - Maize and cowpea intercrop
  • Genetic intra-varietal evaluation and conservation and Selection of Ancient Grapevine Varieties
  • LUSARROZ - Breeding new portuguese rice varieties
  • SolACE- Solutions for improving Agroecosystem and Crop Efficiency for water and nutrient use (new genotypes to face multiple stresses)
  • STRAWBERRY TREE - Conversion of a wild plant into a profitable fruit tree species (Arbutus unedo)
  • To select the animals genetically more suitable for the production of quality milk, by determining the profile of caseins, isolated from milk
  • TOMGEM - A multi-actor approach for new tomato varieties with improved yield and quality to face climate change
  • TREASURE - Diversity of local pig breeds and production systems for high quality tradit. products and sustain. pork chains



10h00 - 11h00 | GROUP DYNAMICS


11h00 - 11h10 | WRAP-UP