Program

Workshop Schedule Summary

Participants should plan to arrive in Shenzhen no later than Thursday evening for an early Friday morning start.

July 20, Thursday

6:00                      Dinner   (Hotel)

July 21, Friday

Welcome

9:10-9:20          Welcome from CNGB-BGI, Yang Huanming, Director of BGI

9:20-9:40          Welcome and introduction to the workshop from GGBN - Pdf

Ole Seberg, Natural History Museum of Denmark, GGBN Executive Committee Chair

Katie Barker, Smithsonian Institution, GGBN Secretariat and Global Genome Initiative

Introduction to GGBN

9:40-10:00       GGBN-the future tool for biodiversity research-Overview of multiple approaches

Jon Coddington, Smithsonian Institution, Global Genome Initiative

10:00-10:20     Introduction to GGBN - Pdf

Ole Seberg, Natural History Museum of Denmark, GGBN Executive Committee Chair


10:20-10:35 Coffee Break


10:35-11:05     GGBN Data Portal and Data Standard - Pdf

Jon Coddington, Smithsonian Institution

11:05-11:25    GGBN Document Library - Pdf

Katie Barker, Smithsonian Institution, GGBN Secretariat and Global Genome Initiative

11:25-11:55     Questions and Answers, Discussion


12:00-1:00 Lunch


1:00-1:20          ABS, introduction to the topic and its relevance to China

Liu Dongmei, Research Center of Biodiversity, Chinese Research Academy of Environmental Science

1:20-1:40          Access and benefit sharing of crop genetic resources in China

Zhang Zongwen, Biodiversity International

1:40-2:00          GGBN’s Support of Member Compliance on ABS - Pdf

Katie Barker, Smithsonian Institution, GGBN Secretariat and Global Genome Initiative

2:00-2:20          Questions and Answers, Discussion


2:20-2:35 Coffee Break


2:35-3:35          Use Case Studies and Discussion: Setting up Biobanks in Asia (15 min talks each)

Topic: China National Genebank as a Use Case

Zhang Xi, Director of Living Biobank of CNGB

Topic: Korean Lichen Research Institute as a Use Case

Jae-Seoun Hur, Korean Lichen Research Institute as a Use Case

Topic: Shenzhen Fairy Lake Botanic Garden as a Use Case

Shouzhou Zhang


3:35-4:00 Photo Session

4:00-5:00 Facilities Tour

5:00-5:30 Hotel

6:00-8:00 Welcome and Networking Dinner (Hotel)

 

July 22, Saturday

09:00-09:10     CNGB-BGI Introduction of Biodiversity Resources

Xu Xun, Vice-president of CNGB

09:10-12:10     Biodiversity Resources and Research Progress (15 minute talks each)

Topic: Genomic approaches identify the population history and adaptive evolution of the giant panda

Wei Fuwen, Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Topic: Wildlife Forensics: Conservation with and of Genetic Resources

Xu Yanchun, National Forestry Admiration of Wild Fauna and Flora Test Center and China Committee of the Ecological Society of Animal Ecology

Topic: The role of NGOs in promoting genetic conservation

Li Shule, China Biodiversity Conservation and Green Development Foundation

Topic: ABCD net and Mapping Asia Plants: initiative and progress

Keping Ma, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Topic: DNA Data Bank of Japan

Nakamura Yasukazu, DNA DataBank of Japan (DDBJ), National Institute of Genetics

Title to be decided

Wang Qingfeng, Sino-Africa Joint Research Center, Chinese Academy of Science; Wuhan Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Science


10:40-10:55     Coffee Break


Topic: How does Vietnam join GGBN effectively?

Hong Truong Luu, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology and

Nguyen Thien Tao, Vietnam National Museum of Nature

Title to be decided

Chularat Niratisayakul, BEDO

Topic: Genetic Research, Research Resources and Identified Gaps' in India

Sandeep Gupta, Wildlife Institute of India - Pdf

Topic: Wildlife Forensics and Conservation Genetics: using museum samples and other tissue and non-invasive resources across the globe

Samrat Mondol, Wildlife Institute of India


12:10-1:00       Lunch


1:00-5:05          Participant Overviews of Genetic Collections and Research (10 minute talks each)

Sharif Akhteruzzaman, University of Dhaka (1:00-1:10)

Anjum Perveen, University of Karachi (1:10-1:20)

Kakha Nadiradze, Association of Farmers Rights Defense (1:20-1:30)

Pooja Sharma, M.M. University Mullana (Ambala) (1:30-1:40)

Shrirang Yadav, Shivaji University (1:40-1:50) - Pdf

Akhtar Malik, University of Kashmir (1:50-2:00)

Marlina Ardiyani, Herbarium Bogoriense (2:00-2:10)

Jae-Seoun Hur and Min Hye Jeong, Korean Lichen Research Institute (2:10-2:20)- Pdf

Yang Xiangyun, Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences (2:20-2:30)


2:30-2:45             Coffee Break


Dipak Khadka, GoldenGate international college Nepal (2:45-3:55) - Pdf

Muhammad Abbas,Pakistan Museum of Natural History (3:55-3:05)

Muhammad Zahoor, University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore (3:05-3:15) - Pdf

Annie Paz-Alberto,Central Luzon State University (3:15-3:25)

Chia-Wei Li and Chun-Ming Chen, Dr. Cecilia Koo Botanic Conservation Center (3:25-3:35) - Pdf

Alek Yang, National Museum of Natural Science (3:35-4:45)

Pham Hong Thai, Vietnam National Museum of Nature (4:45-4:55)- Pdf

Hong Truong Luu, Southern Institute of Ecology, Vietnam Academy of Science (4:55-5:05)

5:05-5:15             Q&A, Discussion

5:15-5:25             Break


5:25-5:35             Wrap up, Next Steps and Closing

GGBN (Wrap up and Next Steps) - Pdf

Ole Seberg

5:35                      Hotel

 

This workshop is sponsored by BGI-CNBG