2014.11.26 (wed) 10:00~17:30

Faculty of Agriculture
The University of Tokyo, JAPAN


2014.11.26 (Wed)

9:30 Onsite Registration Start
10:00 Kazuo Shinozaki (RIKEN CSRS)
Opening Remarks
Session I Stomata regulation and sensing
10:15 Julian I. Schroeder (UCSD)
Stomatal Abscisic Acid Signaling Specificity and Atmospheric CO2 Transpiration Regulation
11:00 Toshinori Kinoshita (Nagoya Univ.)
Manipulations of stomatal aperture have effect on plant growth or drought resistant in Arabidopsis
11:30 Kazuko Yamaguchi-Shinozaki (The Univ. Tokyo)
Regulatory networks for osmotic and heat stress sensing and response in plants
12:00 Lunch Time
Session II Hormone regulation and signaling
13:15 Alexander Christmann and Erwin Grill (TUM)
Modulation of abscisic acid signaling and water consumption
14:00 Lam-Son Phan Tran (RIKEN CSRS)
Cytokinin and cytokinin signaling in plant adaptation to drought and salt stress
14:30 Kazuo Shinozaki (RIKEN CSRS)
Regulation of abscisic acid network for the improvement of water use efficiency and drought tolerance
15:00 Break
Session III Crop stress tolerance and roots
15:30 Mark Tester (KAUST)
Maintenance of water use and water use efficiency for salinity tolerance
16:15 Yusaku Uga (NAIST)
Genetic control of root system architecture improves drought avoidance in rice
16:45 Kazuo Nakashima (JIRCAS)
Genetic improvement toward enhancing drought tolerance and water use efficiency in rice
17:15 Kazuko Yamaguchi-Shinozaki (The Univ. Tokyo)
Closing Remarks