23 - 24 May 2017
1st French-German Maize Breeders School
Genetic diversity in maize breeding programs
The 1st French-German Maize Breeders School is organized by Alain Charcosset, Joint Research Unit for Quantitative Genetics and Evolution - le Moulon (INRA, Univ. Paris Sud, CNRS, AgroParisTech) and Albrecht E. Melchinger, Univ. Hohenheim (DE).
This school is organized in three sessions
- Management and broadening of genetic diversity in breeding programs
- Tools and approaches for broadening the genetic diversity with genetic resources
- Exploiting the genetic diversity in mapping populations and genomic prediction
and an additionnal session on miscellaneous topics.
Hosts: Association des sélectionneurs français (ASF), Deutsches Maiskomitee (DMK), Gesellschaft für Planzenzüchtung (GPZ), INRA and the University of Hohenheim (Germany).
With the participation of