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Program Highlights

  • 2 Invited Plenary Talks
  • 4 Invited Keynote Speakers
  • 18 Speakers (6 Invited, 12 Selected from Abstracts)
  • 6 Informational Sessions Aligning with the Goals of National Soybean Nematode Strategic Plan 2018-2022
    • The Nematode Landscape & Economic Impact
    • Genomic and Genetic Tools, Resources, and Data
    • Soybean-Nematode Interactions
    • Soybean Resistance to Nematodes (Native and Engineered)
    • Advances in Active Nematode Management
    • Fostering Extension Education and Outreach
  • 10 Speed Posters (Chaired and Selected by Student/PD Committee)
  • Poster Session
  • Training Workshops
  • Panel Discussion (Invited Industry, Crop Consultants, and Soybean Growers)
  • Media Booth - Hosted by Morgan Meyers
  • Exhibitor Booths
  • Young Professional Travel Awards (Undergraduates, Graduate Students, Post-Docs)


Draft Itinerary

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

12:00pm - 06:00pm
Exploring Savannah
06:00pm - 08:00pmRegistration and Poster Setup
06:00pm - 08:00pm'Toasts of Savannah' Opening Reception (Included)

Thursday, December 15, 2022

08:00am - 08:15amWelcome and Opening Remarks
08:15am - 09:00amPlenary I: The SCN Coalition - Look How Far We Have Come!
09:00am - 10:00amSession I: The Nematode Landscape & Economic Impact
10:00am - 10:30amBreak & Posters
10:30am - 12:15pmSession II: Genomic and Genetic Tools, Resources & Data
12:15pm - 01:30pmLunch (Included) & Poster Session
01:30pm - 03:00pmSession III: Soybean-Nematode Interactions
03:10pm - 03:30pmBreak & Posters
03:30pm - 05:00pmSession IV: Soybean Resistance to Nematodes (Native & Engineered)
05:00pm - 06:00pmWorkshop: Genomes to the Field - Understanding Different Modes of Resistance
07:00pm - 09:00pm'Tastes of Savannah' Dinner (Included) - Offsite


Friday, December 16, 2022

08:00am - 09:45am
Session V: Advances in Active Nematode Management
09:45am - 10:15amBreak & Posters
10:15am - 11:00amSession VI: Fostering Extension Education and Outreach
11:00am​ - 11:30amPanel Discussion - Challenges (Including Industry Reps, Crop Consultants, Soybean Growers)
11:30am - 12:00pmPlenary II: Where Do We Go From Here? Charting the Course for the Future
12:00pmClosing Remarks






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