The genomes of forest trees: new frontiers of forest biology

Confirmed speakers


Keynote speaker


Peter Crane

Yale University, New Haven, USA




Siobhan Brady 

University of California, Davis, USA

Taku Demura 

Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Nara, Japan

Steve DiFazio

West Virginia University, Morgantown, USA

Carl Douglas

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

William Friedman

Arnold Arboretum, Harvard University, Boston, USA

Isabelle Henry

University of California, Davis, USA
Nathalie Isabel

Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Québec, Canada

Catherine Kidner

University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

David Neale

University of California, Davis, USA

Kaisa Nieminen

University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

Jonathan Plett

Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment, University of Western Sydney, Australia

Nathaniel Street

Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden

Jill Wegrzyn

University of Connecticut, Storrs, USA

Matthew Zinkgraf 

USDA Forest Service, Davis, USA


Discussion leader


Steve Strauss

Oregon State University, Corvallis, USA