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Webinars

In 2020, the IWGSC started its webinar series to provide educational webinars to the wheat community worldwide. All webinar recordings are available on the IWGSC YouTube channel .

Upcoming webinars

Novel design of imputation-enabled SNP arrays for dual hybridization of wheat and barley

Published: 03/02/2021 10:18 pm

On 15 April 2021, the IWGSC will organize a webinar entitled "Novel design of imputation-enabled SNP arrays for dual hybridization of wheat and barley" presented by Gabriel Keeble-Gagnere (Agriculture Victoria Research, Australia)

How a wheat disease resistance gene atlas could lift up wheat breeding

Published: 03/04/2021 05:51 pm

On 06 May 2021, the IWGSC will organize a webinar entitled “How a wheat disease resistance gene atlas could lift up wheat breeding” presented by Amber Hafeez (John Innes Centre, UK)

The intersection of genomics and wheat breeding for developing superior cultivars and hybrids

Published: 04/06/2021 11:40 pm

On 27 May April 2021, the IWGSC will organize a webinar entitled "The intersection of genomics and wheat breeding for developing superior cultivars and hybrids" presented by Stephen Baenziger (University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, USA)

Identification of the long sought-after Ph2 gene, a step towards the control of homoeologous recombination in wheat

Published: 03/02/2021 12:25 am

On 17 June 2021, the IWGSC will organize a webinar entitledIdentification of the long sought-after Ph2 gene, a step towards the control of homoeologous recombination in wheat" presented by Heïdi Serra, CNRS, France

Past webinars

Deciphering the genetic basis of cytoplasmic male sterility and fertility restoration in wheat

Published: 03/02/2021 12:08 am

On 25 March 2021, the IWGSC organized a webinar entitled "Deciphering the genetic basis of cytoplasmic male sterility and fertility restoration in wheat" presented by Joanna Melonek (The University of Western Australia, Australia)

Genetic dissection of disease resistance mechanisms hijacked by a necrotrophic pathogen of wheat

Published: 01/08/2021 05:29 pm

On 11 March 2021 the IWGSC organized a webinar entitled "Genetic dissection of disease resistance mechanisms hijacked by a necrotrophic pathogen of wheat" presented by Justin Faris (USDA-ARS).

NIAB Diverse MAGIC: dissecting trait genetic architecture across 70 years of wheat breeding

Published: 12/15/2020 07:25 pm

On 21 January 2021, the IWGSC organized a webinar entitled "NIAB Diverse MAGIC: dissecting trait genetic architecture across 70 years of wheat breeding" presented by Michael Scott (University College London, UK)

Decoding the polyploid wheat genome using gene networks

Published: 08/07/2020 11:45 pm

On 19 November 2020, the IWGSC organized a webinar entitled "Decoding the polyploid wheat genome using gene networks" presented by Philippa Borrill (University of Birmingham, UK)

Genome-specific primer design with PolyMarker

Published: 08/17/2020 04:38 pm

On 28 October 2020, the IWGSC organized a webinar entitled "Genome-specific primer design with PolyMarker" presented by Ricardo Ramirez-Gonzalez (John Innes Centre, UK)

Differential chromatin accessibility map as a new resource for studying wheat genome function & genotype-to-trait relationships

Published: 09/21/2020 11:32 pm

On 7 October 2020, the IWGSC organized a webinar entitled "Differential chromatin accessibility map as a new resource for studying wheat genome function & genotype-to-trait relationships" presented by Eduard Eduard Akhunov (Kansas State University, USA)

Resistance gene cloning in wheat

Published: 08/15/2020 12:00 am

On 23 September 2020, the IWGSC organized a webinar entitled "Resistance gene cloning in wheat" presented by Burkhard Steuernagel (John Innes Centre, UK)

A roadmap for gene functional characterization in wheat

Published: 06/24/2020 06:45 pm

On 15 July 2020, the IWGSC organized a webinar entitled "A roadmap for gene functional characterization in wheat" presented by Cristobal Uauy (John Innes Centre, UK)

Webinar: Multiple genome assemblies reveal alien introgressions and alternative haplotypes in elite wheat cultivars

Published: 06/05/2020 12:56 am

On 29 June 2020, the IWGSC organized a webinar in collaboration with the 10+ genome project entitled "Multiple genome assemblies reveal alien introgressions and alternative haplotypes in elite wheat cultivars" presented by Sean Walkowiak (Canadian Grain Commission, Canada)

Webinar: Genome-wide analysis of a wheat transcription factor family: the power of bioinformatics resources

Published: 04/24/2020 05:54 pm

On 27 May 2020, the IWGSC organized a Webinar "Genome-wide analysis of a wheat transcription factor family: the power of bioinformatics resources" presented by Rainer Melzer and Susanne Schilling (University College Dublin, Ireland)

Webinar: Extending the Curio Genomics Platform for the Wheat Research Community; DNA Sequences to Analysis Results

Published: 04/09/2020 05:00 pm

On 30 April 2020, the IWGS organized a Webinar in collaboration with Curio Genomics entitled "Extending the Curio Genomics Platform for the Wheat Research Community; DNA Sequences to Analysis Results", presented by Shawn Quinn, CTO at Curio Genomics

Webinar: Comprehensive Cost-Effective Exome Sequencing with Arbor Biosciences Wheat Exome Panel

Published: 02/25/2020 07:02 pm

On 25 March 2020, the IWGSC organized a Webinar in collaboration with Arbor Biosciences entitled "Comprehensive Cost-Effective Exome Sequencing with Arbor Biosciences Wheat Exome Panel", presented by Jacob Enk, NGS R&D Manager at Arbor Biosciences.

Webinar: Understanding abiotic stress signalling in wheat through (phospho)proteomics

Published: 01/22/2020 07:17 pm

On 22 January 2020, the IWGSC organized a Webinar entitled "Understanding abiotic stress signalling in wheat through (phospho)proteomics" presented by Ive De Smet, VIB-UGent Center for Plant Systems Biology, Belgium.