Upcoming Friday Seminars

We host a weekly programme of seminars with internationally eminent plant and microbial scientists.

Email jic.fridayseminars@jic.ac.uk to request access.

We will announce speakers for the next academic term below, as soon as they are confirmed.

May

  • 20 May – Professor Jose Dinneny, Stanford University – ‘Growing out of stress: how plants use development to thrive in a changing world
  • 27 May – Professor Cara Haney, The University of British Columbia – ‘Getting to the root of plant-microbiome interactions’

June

  • 10 June – Professor Julia Santiago Cuellar, University of Lausanne – ‘Title TBC’
  • 17 June – Yka Helariutta, University of Cambridge – ‘Title TBC’
  • 24 June – Jing-Ke Weng, Massachusetts Institute of Technology – ‘Title TBC’

July

  • 1 July – Professor Jane Langdale, University of Oxford – ‘Genetic regulation of leaf development in C4 grasses ‘
  • 8 July – Professor Ueli Grossniklaus, University of Zurich – The Darlington Lecture – ‘Title TBC’

September

  • 9 September – Professor Xiaodong Fu, Chinese Academy of Sciences – ‘Title TBC’
  • 30 September – Professor Ben Luisi, University of Cambridge – ‘Title TBC’

October

  • 7 October – Professor Venkatesan Sundaresan, University of California – The Biffen Lecture – ‘Title TBC’
  • 21 October – Professor Judith Berman, Tel Aviv University – ‘Title TBC’

November

  • 4 November – Professor Sanwen Huang, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences – ‘Title TBC’
  • 18 November – Professor Hiroshi Kudoh, Kyoto University – ‘Title TBC’
  • 25 November – Professor Julius Brennecke, Austrian Academy of Sciences IMBA – ‘Title TBC’