|2:00 pm - 5:00 pm||Arrival and Check-in|
|3:30 pm - 3:45 pm||Introductory Comments by GRC Site Staff / Welcome by the GRS Conference Chair|
|3:45 pm - 4:30 pm||Keynote Session|
|3:45 pm - 4:15 pm||Katayoon Dehesh (University of California - Davis, USA)
"From oxylipins to retrograde signaling"
|4:15 pm - 4:30 pm||Discussion|
|4:30 pm - 6:00 pm||Poster Session I|
- Odd-numbered posters present from 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm
- Even-numbered posters present from 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm
|7:30 pm - 9:30 pm||Lipid Metabolism|
|Discussion Leaders: Henrik Tjellström (Michigan State University, USA) and Patrick Horn (University of North Texas, USA)|
|7:30 pm - 7:50 pm||Qin Liu (Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA)
"Probing the dimer interface and the significance of dimeric organization of the castor Δ9-18:0 desaturase"
|7:50 pm - 8:00 pm||Discussion|
|8:00 pm - 8:20 pm||Masumi Otsuru (Saitama University, Japan)
"Conserved fatty acid composition in the sn-2 positions of glycerolipids is important for the organization of photosystem protein complexes in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803"
|8:20 pm - 8:30 pm||Discussion|
|8:30 pm - 8:50 pm||Dora Luz Cano-Ramirez (National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico)
"Contribution of sphingolipid content to the fluidity of the plasma membrane from Arabidopsis thaliana leaves"
|8:50 pm - 9:00 pm||Discussion|
|9:00 pm - 9:20 pm||Yozo Okazaki (Riken Plant Science Center, Japan)
"A novel plant lipid class playing an essential role in mitigation of phosphorus depletion"
|9:20 pm - 9:30 pm||Discussion|
|7:30 am - 8:30 am||Breakfast|
|9:00 am - 11:00 am||Lipid Signaling and Stress Responses|
|Discussion Leaders: Philip Bates (Washington State University, USA) and Rebecca Roston (Michigan State University, USA)|
|9:00 am - 9:20 am||Mingjie Chen (University of Missouri, USA)
"Acyl-lipid desaturase 2 is required for cold acclimation and freezing tolerance in Arabidopsis"
|9:20 am - 9:30 am||Discussion|
|9:30 am - 9:50 am||Phoebe Williams (Virginia Polytechnic and State University, USA)
"Synthesis and regulation of inositol pyrophosphate signaling molecules in plants"
|9:50 am - 10:00 am||Discussion|
|10:00 am - 10:20 am||Jantana Keereetaweep (University of North Texas, USA)
"Differential physiological effects of two polyunsaturated N-acylethanolamines in Arabidopsis seedlings"
|10:20 am - 10:30 am||Discussion|
|10:30 am - 10:50 am||Stefanie König (Georg-August-University Goettingen, Germany)
"Programmed cell death in Arabidopsis thaliana sphingolipid mutants"
|10:50 am - 11:00 am||Discussion|
|11:00 am - 12:30 pm||Poster Session II|
- Presenters with last names A-K present from 11:00 am - 11:45 am
- Presenters with last names L-Z present from 11:45 am - 12:30 pm
|Coffee will be served in the poster area from 11:00 am - 11:30 am|
|1:30 pm - 2:30 pm||Career Panel: Different Career Paths for Plant Lipid Scientists|
|Panelists: Edgar Cahoon (University of Nebraska - Lincoln, USA), Katayoon Dehesh (University of California - Davis, USA) and Glenda Gillaspy (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA)|
|Host: Rebecca Roston (Michigan State University, USA)|
|2:30 pm - 3:00 pm||Evaluation Period|
|Fill out GRS Evaluation Forms|
|3:00 pm||Gordon Research Seminar ends. For those attending the associated Gordon Research Conference, please check in at the GRC Office beginning at 4:00 pm.|