Speakers - Tuesday Afternoon
Professor Theo Meuwissen
Professor in Bioinformatics,
Dept. of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences
Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås, Norway
Topic: Genomic selection methodologyRead more...
Dr Brian Wickham
Irish Cattle Breeding Federation Society
Shinagh, Bandon, Co. Cork, Ireland
Topic: The use and implementation of genomics in IrelandRead more...
Dr Bill Barendse
Senior Principal Research Scientist
Team Leader in Molecular Genetics
CSIRO Livestock Industries, St Lucia, QLD.
Topic: Selection for meat qualityRead more...
Professor Julius van der Werf
Professor in Animal Breeding and Genetics
University of New England
Armidale, New South Wales
Topic: Genomic selection in sheepRead more...
Professor Brian Kinghorn
School of Rural Science and Agriculture
University of New England. Armidale, NSW
Topic: Optimization of management - How can knowledge of genetics be utilised in optimizing management?Read more...
Professor John P. Gibson
Director, Centre for Genetic Analysis and Application, School of Environmental and Rural Science, University of New England, Armidale, NSW
Topic: Will genomics reduce or worsen global food imbalances and genetic conservation?Read more...
Dr Jennie Pryce
Victorian Department of Primary Industries
Topic: Design of dairy breeding programsRead more...