Newsletter #3 - Monday Session Speakers

Newletter #3 - June 13, 2014
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Why Attend ABIC 2014?
Wilf Keller, ABIC Foundation Chair and President & CEO of Ag-West Bio Inc. comments on why you should attend ABIC 2014.
Monday Session Speakers
"From Nimbus to Saskatchewan: Journeys with Lens Culinaris"
Albert Vandenberg
Department of Plant Sciences / Crop Development Centre, University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Frédéric Seppey
Director General, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Trade Agreements and Negotiations
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Marcus Coelho
Ministry of Agriculture
Salas, Brasilia

Simon Barber
Head, APAC Biotech Regulatory Affairs, Syngenta Asia Pacific
"Strategic Initiatives on Public - Private Partnerships / Research Networks"
Peter Phillips
Professor, Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

"Vineland Innovation Partnering for Success"

CEO, Vineland Research and Innovation Center
Vineland Station, Ontario, Canada

Richard Gray
Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics, Canadian Agricultural Innovation and Regulation Network, University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Roman Szumski
Vice President, Life Sciences, National Research Council of Canada
Orleans, Ontario, Canada

"Infectious Diseases of Livestock: Global Problem, Global Solution"
Andy Potter
Director, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization, International Vaccine Centre (VIDO-Intervac)
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

"Genomics Changes the Dairy Breeding Industry "
David Chalack
Partner / Owner / President, Rocky Mountain Holsteins
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
"Genetically Engineered Salmon: Science and Regulation"
John Buchanan
CEO, Center for Aquaculture Technologies
San Diego, California, USA
Claude Fauquet
Director GCP21, CIAT
Cali, Colombia

Marc Albertsen
Research Director, Trait Discovery & Technologies, DuPont Agricultural Biotechnology, DuPont Pioneer
Johnson, Iowa, USA
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ABIC 2014 is Supported by:

AdFarm, Ag-West Bio Inc., Alberta Innovates - BioSolutions, AusBiotech, Bayer CropSciences, BioIndustrial Innovation Canada – Ontario, BioTalent, Biotechnology Focus, CanniMed, Crop Life Canada, Dow Agro Science, Dupont Pioneer, Elevance, Flanders Investment & Trade Commission (Consulate of Belgium), Genome Canada, Genome British Columbia, Genome Alberta, Genome Prairie, Ontairo Genomics Institute, Genome Quebec, Genome Atlantic, Global Institute for Food Security, Grainews, Innovation Place, Innovation Saskatchewan, Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), National Research Council of Canada, Novozymes, Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture, Saskatchewan Pulse Growers, Syngenta, The Netherlands Counsul, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization, International Vaccine Centre (VIDO-Intervac), Vineland Research and Innovation Centre, Western Economic Diversification Canada, Western Grain Research Foundation, Western Producer