15th International Rapeseed Congress | Berlin

Program – Overview

MONDAY

Day 1 presented by Bayer CropScience

08:30

Opening Ceremony

08:45 Welcome note by the
President of GCIRC

09:00

Introductory Speeches and Greetings

09:40

Celebration, Mark of Honor/ Bestowal E.Sc. Award

Coffee break

10:30

ADDRESS: Perspectives of Rapeseed Production and Use

11:00

TALK 1: Future markets of oilseeds, vegetable oils and proteins

11:40

TALK 2: Trends and agronomical challenges of introducing oilseed crops into cropping systems of the world

12:20

NOTE: CEO Bayer CropScience

LUNCH

13:40-
15:00

i. a. Genomics/ Breeding/ Diseases and Pest/ Agronomy/ Products/ Nutrition/ Economy

Coffee break

15:30-
17:30

Parallel Thematic Sessions
i. a. Breeding/ Dig. Phenotyp./ Meal quality/ Clubroot

+ Workshop "Agronomy and digital crop management"

GCIRC General Assembly

TUESDAY

Day 2 presented by BASF SE

08:00

TALK 3: Understanding and exploiting the dynamic Brassica napus genome

08:40

TALK 4: Devastating diseases and their control in oilseed rape

09:20

TALK 5: Towards the development of ecologically-based tactics for integrated pest management in oilseed rape/canola

10:00

NOTE: CEO BASF SE

LUNCH

13:20-
14:20

Parallel Thematic Sessions
i. a. Gen. editing/ Quant. gen./ Sclerotinia/ Economy

+ Workshop "Oilseed rape/canola as a protein source"

Coffee break

15:30-
17:30

Parallel Thematic Sessions
i. a. Breeding/ Human nutr./ Nutrient use/ Insects cont.

+ Workshop "Future-proofing insect pest control in a world with declining insecticidal options"
Conference Dinner

WEDNESDAY

Day 3 presented by RAPOOL

08:30-
10:10

Parallel Thematic Sessions
i.a .Genomics/ Drought tol./ Animal Nutrition

+ Workshop "Sclerotinia"

Coffee break

10:40-
12:20

Parallel Thematic Sessions
i .a. Diseases and Pests/ Human Nutrition/ Heterosis/ Mustard
LUNCH
13:20 NOTE: CEO Rapool

13:30

TALK 9: The potential of genome editing for improvement of complex polyploid crops

14:10-
15:10

Podium Discussion: Global Future of Oilseed Rape/Canola

 Coffee break

15:40

Concluding remarks

16:00

Summary and Outlook

16:20

Invitation to IRC, 2023

Farewell

10:00     Registration desk open
11:30     Departure of excursion to Nauen

12:00     Guided city bus tour
12:00/14:00/16:00     Guided city walk

14:00-16:00     Workshop "Clubroot"
16:00-18:00     Workshop "Blackleg/Phoma"

19:00                  Get-together at bcc