Invited Speakers

Ewan Birney (European Bioinformatics Institute)
Ensembl and ENCODE: Understanding our genome and its variation

David Fell (Oxford Brookes University)
Building and Analyzing Genome-Scale Models of Metabolism

Andreas Graner (Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), Gatersleben)
Challenges of utilizing plant genetic resources

Theo van Hintum (Centre for Genetic Resources, Wageningen)
The role of bioinformatics in a global attempt to fight hunger

Svante Pääbo (MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig)
A Neandertal Perspective on Human Origins

Ulrich Schurr (Forschungszentrum Jülich)
Phenotyping of Plants: Quantification of Structure and Function - Concepts and Infrastructure

Time schedule see Program