Bioinformatics and Biometrics for Plant Breeding Programs
25-26th July 2018, UOW
25th July (Wednesday), Room 224, Building 3
|11:00-11:45||Katmandoo – a database tool to manage pedigree information for a plant breeding program||Michael Hassall|
|11:45-12:30||Quantitative Genetics for Plant Breeding (working title)||TBA|
|13:30-14:15||Experimental design: partial replication and sparse phenotyping||Nicole Cocks|
|14:15-15:00||Factor analytic selection tools – a review of theory||Lauren Borg |
|15:00-15:30||Genomic Selection: A 1-stage approach modelling GxE in a MET dataset||Ky Mathews|
|15:30-16:00||On-farm trials (working title)||Beverley Gogel|
|16:00-16:30||Forum and open discussion|
Join us for Drinks at UniBar from 16:30-17:30 on Wednesday 25th July and then Dinner at Level 1 Harbourfront Restaurant, North Wollongong from 19:00 onwards.
26th July (Thursday), Room 224, Building 3
FAST theory and app – a dynamic tool for viewing FAST results
|Facilitated by Ky Mathews|
|11:00-12:00||Break out sessions for each breeding program|
|12:00-12:30||FAST wrap up and conclusions|
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---We acknowledge GRDC for funding this event---