Botanikertagung 2009 (DBG) - "Plants for the future"


Full Program

Sunday 06.09.2009 Come together
16:00 - 18:00Registration in the Foyer of the Lecture Hall  
18:00 - 20:00
Come together
Monday 07.09.2009
8:00 - 9:00Registration in the Foyer of the Lecture Hall  
9:15 - 9:20
Musical Introduction
9:20 - 9:25Opening Ceremony, Welcome to the Participants   
Prof. Dr. Wilhelm, Christian
9:25 - 9:30Welcome by the President of the DBG  Prof. Dr. Flügge, Ulf-Ingo
9:30 - 9:35Welcome by the Ministery of Science and Art  Dr. Neverman, Knut
9:35 - 9:40Welcome by the Vice President of the University of Leipzig Prof. Dr. Schlegel, Martin
9:40 - 9:45Welcome by the Dean of the Facult  Prof. Dr. Rübsamen, Rudolf
9:45 - 10:00
10:00 - 10:30Coffee Break  
10:30 - 11:00
Presentation of the Strasburger Award
11:00 - 11:30
Presentation of the Pfeffer Award
11:30 - 12:00
Presentation of the Wiehe Award
12:00 - 13:00Biomassfor energy - status, prospects, needs
 Prof Dr.-Ing. Kaltschmitt, Martin
13:00 - 14:00Lunch Break  
14:00 - 14:45Plenary Lecture Prof. Dr. Long, Stephen P.
 Achieving sustainable biofuels from plant feedstocks  
15:00 - 17.00Symposium  
 S 11 Phytopathology  Prof. Dr. Bonas, Ulla
 The effectors of the potato late blight Prof. Dr. Kamoun, Sophien
 S 15 Epigenetics  Prof. Dr. Reuter, Gunter
 The silence of the genes: genetic approaches to understand epigenetic regulation Prof. Dr. Mittelsten Scheid, Ortrun
 S 17 Biofuels  Prof. Dr. Kruse, Olaf
 Biofuels from crops: Meeting the challenges of sustainable production Prof. Dr. Karp, Angela
 S 18 Organelles  Prof. Dr. Johanningmeier, Udo
 Taming plastids for biotechnology Prof. Dr. Bock, Ralph
 S 19 Photosynthesis  Prof. Dr. Westhoff, Peter
 Reversible phosphorylation of thylakoid proteins: regulation, enzymes and implications for photosynthetic acclimation Prof. Dr. Leister, Dario
 S 25 Symbiosis - Mykorrhiza Prof. Dr. Buscot, Francois
 Plant-Symbiont Interactions in the underground Prof. Dr. van der Heijden, Marcel Ir.
17:00 - 17:30Coffee Break  
17:30 - 19:00Poster Session (11, 15, 17, 18, 19, 25 )  
20:00 - 22:00Round table discussion: How to measure scientific quality (for participants only)
  • Adam Finch, (Wiley Oxford)
  • Prof. Dr. U-I. Flügge (Editor FEBS Letters)
  • Prof. Dr. Francois Buscot (Helmholtz Zentrum für Umweltforschung Leipzig/Halle)
  • Prof. Dr. Birgit Piechulla (Editor Plant Biology)
  • Dr. Sybille Hinze (IFQ Institut für Forschungsinformation und Qualitätsicherung)
Moderator: Prof. Peter Westhoff
Tuesday 08.09.2009
8:30 - 9:15Plenary lecture  
 Metabolon formation and metabolic channeling in the biosynthesis of plant natural products Prof. Dr. Möller, Birger L.
9:15 - 10:00Plenary lecture  
 Sumoylation in plant responses to abiotic stresses Prof. Dr. Hasegawa, Paul Mike
10:00 - 10:30Coffee Break  
10:30 - 12:30Symposium  
 S 04 Photoprotection  PD Dr. Goss, Reimund
 Photo-oxdative stress in plants: toxicity and quenching of singlet oxygen Prof. Dr. Havaux, Michel
 S 05 Mycology and Lichenology  Prof. Dr. Begerow , Dominik
 Host jumps and adaptive evolution in downy mildews and white blister rusts PD Dr. Thines, Marco
 S 06 Secondary products I -Glucosinulates  Prof. Dr. Selmar, Dirk
 Biosynthesis of Glucosinolates Prof. Dr. Halkier, Barbara A.
 S 16 Abiotic stress  Prof. Dr. Bartels, Dorothea
 Drought Tolerance in Maize, an important crop in agriculture Prof. Dr. Pages, Montse
 S 22 Protein transport  Prof. Dr. Klösgen , Bernd
 Structural and functional insights into chloroplasts translocation Prof. Dr. Schleiff, Enrico
 S 28 Plants in changing climate Prof. Dr. Weigel, Hans-Joachim
 What plants may dominate managed and semi-natural ecosystems in a new climate Prof. Dr. Fuhrer, Jürg
13:00 - 14:00Lunch Break  
14:00 - 15.30Poster Session (04, 05, 06, 16, 23, 28 )  
15:30 - 16:00Coffee Break  
16:00 - 18:00Symposium  
 S 03 Redoxregulation  Prof. Dr. Dietz, Josef
 ROS sensing and signaling in plant stress Prof. Dr. Kangasjärvi, Jaakko
 S 08 Secondary metabolism  Prof. Dr. Strack, Dieter
 Before Gene expression: Early Evets in Plant - Insect Interactions
 Prof. Dr. Boland, Wilhelm
 S 24 Responses to global changes  Prof. Dr. Hensen, Isabell
 Migration, selection and decline: montane environments as natural laboratories for investigating the ecological and evolutionary impacts of rapid climate change Prof. Dr. Jump, Alistair
 S 27 Biodiversity and tropical ecology PD Dr. Freiberg, Martin
 Pollination systems in upper and lower levels of tropical forests
 Prof. Dr. Gottsberger, Gerhard
18:00 - 19:00Poster Session (03, 08, 24, 27 )  
20:00 - 22:00"Volle Tanks und leere Teller: zur Perspektive der Bioenergie"
Öffentl. Podiumsdiskussion
  • Bundesverkehrsminister Wolfgang Tiefensee
  • Prof. Kaltschmitt (DBFZ Leipzig)
  • Prof Wagner (Halle - Mitkoordinator des EU Projekts Agrowood)
  • Peter Rottach (Brot für die Welt)
  • Prof. Dr. J. Leohold (Volkswagen AG)
  • Prof. Wilhelm
Moderation: Anja Martini (MDR)
Wednesday 09.09.2009
8:30 - 9:15Plenary lecture  
 Current trends in large-scale biodiversity research Prof. Dr. Schmid, Bernhard
9:15 - 9:45Coffee Break  
9:45 - 11:45Symposium  
 S 02 Biodiversity and biotic interaction of algae  Dr. Jahn, Regine
   Prof. Dr. Pohnert, Georg
 Microalgal diversity estimates in the crossfire of evolutionar differentiation and historic misconceptions  PD Dr. Boenigk,Jens
 S 07 Secondary products II-Evolution and diversification in plant secondary metabolism Prof. Dr. Petersen, Maike
 Evolution and diversification in plant secondary metabolism Prof. Dr. Ober, Dietrich
 S 14 Tree physiology  Prof. Dr. Krabel, Doris
 Trees in a changing environment: Threats or opportunities Prof. Dr. Ceulemans, Reinhart
 S 21 Evolution  Prof. Dr. Maier, Uwe
 Hydrothermal vents and the origin of life Prof. Dr. Martin, Wiliam
 S 23 Senescence  Prof. Dr. Humbeck, Klaus
 Upstream Regulation of Leaf Senescence Prof. Dr. Krupinska, Karin
11:45 - 13:15Poster Session (02, 07, 14, 20, 21, 22)  
13:15 - 14:15Lunch Break  
14:15 - 15:00Meetings of the DBG Sections  
 Plant Physiology/Molecular Biology
  Lecture room 9
  Lecture room 14
 Nature subtances
  Lecture room 13
  Lecture room 15
  Lecture room 7
15:00 - 19:00Excursions (Link)
 >> Leipziger Auwald
>> Panometer "Amazonien"
>> Neuseenland
>> Zeitgeschichtliches Museum
>> "Runde Ecke"
>> Musikinstrumentenmuseum
>> Leipziger Musikerstätten
>> Leipziger Galerien
20:00 - 22:00Concert: Bach plays Jazz  
Thursday 10.09.2009
8:30 - 9:15Plenary lecture  
 Flagellar assembly and function: lessons from Chlamydomonas  Prof. Dr. Pedersen, Lotte
9:15 - 10:00Plenary lecture  
 MAP Kinases in Plant Signaling: Regulation of ethylene biosynthesis and beyond Prof. Dr. Zhang, Shuqun
10:00 - 10:30Coffee Break  
10:30 - 12:30Symposium  
 S 01 Unicellular algae as model organisms  Prof. Dr. Kreimer, Georg
 Diatoms as model organisms in phycology Prof. Dr. Kroth, Peter
 S 09 Biodiversity and evolution   
 titel ist not available PD Dr. Albach, Dirk
 S 10 Signal transduktion  Prof. Dr. Scheel, Dierk
 Genetic analysis of PAMP-triggered immunity Prof. Dr. Zipfel, Cyril
 S 12 Crop plants  Prof. Dr. Altmann, Thomas
 Towards genomics-based plant breeding in maize Prof. Dr. Charcosset, Alain
 S 13 Phytohormones  Prof. Dr. Wasternack, Klaus
 Hormon signaling pathways and proteolysis Prof. Dr. Schwechheimer, Claus
13:00 - 14:00Lunch Break  
14:00 - 15.30Poster Session (01, 09, 10, 12, 13, 26)  
15:30 - 16:00Coffee Break  
16:00 - 17:30Meeting of the DBG  
18:30 - 19:00Poster Awards and Closing Ceremony  
20:00 - 22:00

Farewell Dinner
"Amazon the magical impression of the nature"
In the Panometer Leipzig with Prof. Yadegar Asisi