Symposium

Announcements | Schedule | Location of Events

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Dates and Deadlines

  • Registration and On-campus Housing Opens: February 15, 2014
  • Abstract Submission Opens: February 15, 2014
  • Abstract Submission Deadline: ABSTRACT SUBMISSION IS NOW CLOSED,
  • Travel Grant Application Deadline: April 1, 2014
  • Travel Grant Announcement: April 15, 2014
  • Oral Presentation Notifications: May 12, 2014
  • On-campus Housing Deadline: May 23, 2014
  • Registration Deadline: REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.
  • Registration/On-campus Housing Cancellations: June 6, 2014

SCHEDULE

Sunday, June 22, 2014

18:00 Registration/Opening Reception Botanic Gardens

 Monday, June 23, 2014

 8:00  Registration/Coffee HUB 302
 8:30  Opening Remarks Greg Walker
Department of Entomology, UC Riverside
 Welcome  Address Kim Wilcox
UC Riverside Chancellor
PHLOEM AND XYLEM PHYSIOLOGY AND VASCULAR SAP-FEEDING HEMIPTERANS I
Session Chair: GREG WALKER
 8:50  Plenary Address Freddy Tjallinjii
Plant Penetration and Feeding by Aphids
 9:25  Submitted Presentation Beata Gabryś
Evolutionary Stability of Aphid Probing Behaviour: Constants and Variables
 9:45  Submitted Presentation Manoharie Sandanayaka
Does Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum Modify the Feeding Behaviour of its Vector Tomato Potato Psyllid?
 10:05  Coffee/Tea/Snack HUB 302 (Poster Area)
PHLOEM AND XYLEM PHYSIOLOGY AND VASCULAR SAP-FEEDING HEMIPTERANS II
Session Chair: GREG WALKER
 10:30  Plenary Address Aart Van Bel
Sieve-Element Calcium as One of the Middlemen In Aphid-Plant Interactions
 11:05  Submitted Presentation Karla Medina-Ortega
Phloem Occlusion Inhibits Sap Ingestion by Green Peach Aphid on Faba Bean
 11:25  Submitted Presentation Nabil Killiny
Asian Citrus Psyllid-Host Interactions: Comparisons between Phloem Sap and Honeydew Chemical Composition
 11:45  Submitted Presentation Nathalie Boissot
Insights into the Genetic Control of Resistance to Aphis gossypii in Melon: What We Learned from the Diversity of Aphids
 12:05  Submitted Presentation Vicki Tolmay
Russian Wheat Aphid Resistance in the Cultivar TugelaDn: An Overview
 12:25  Lunch HUB Eateries (First Floor)
INTERACTIONS BETWEEN PLANTS AND NON-VASCULAR-FEEDING HEMIPTERANS
Session Chair: GREG WALKER
 14:00  Plenary Address Margaret Allen
Genes, RNA, and Extraoral Digestion
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF HEMIPTERAN-PLANT INTERACTIONS I
Session Chair: LINDA WALLING
 14:35  Plenary Address Mark Mescher
Virus Effects on Chemically Mediated Interactions among Host Plants, Aphid Vectors, and Other Insects
 15:10  Submitted Presentation Clare Casteel
The Role of Ethylene in Vector-Virus Interactions with Host Plants
 15:30  Coffee/Tea/Snack HUB 302 (Poster Area)
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF HEMIPTERAN-PLANT INTERACTIONS II
Session Chair: LINDA WALLING
 16:00  Plenary Address Georg Jander
A Genetic and Biochemical Basis for Natural Variation in Maize Aphid Resistance
 16:35  Submitted Presentation Joe Louis
Mir1 Mediated Maize Defense Against Aphids
 16:55  Submitted Presentation Gary Thompson
Toward Building miRNA Regulatory Networks for Plant-Aphid Interactions
 17:15  Announcements HUB 302
 17:25  Discussion
 18:00  Poster Session Even Number posters, HUB 302 (Poster Area)

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF HEMIPTERAN-PLANT INTERACTIONS III
Session Chair: ISGOUHI KALOSHIAN
 9:00  Plenary Address Jyoti Shah
Plant Defense Against the Polyphagous Green Peach Aphid
 9:35  Submitted Presentation Iwona Morkunas
The Interrelationship between the Sequence of Enhanced Generation of Signal Molecules and Defence Responses of Pisum sativum to Pea Aphid Infestation
 9:55  Submitted Presentation Xiangfeng Jing
How Insects Exploit Sugar-Rich Phloem Sap: A Molecular Perspective
 10:15  Coffee/Tea/Snack HUB 302 (Poster Area)
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF HEMIPTERAN-PLANT INTERACTIONS IV
Session Chair: ISGOUHI KALOSHIAN
 10:35  Plenary Address Saskia Hogenhout
Plant-Insect Interaction: An Intricate Balance of Plant Defense Induction and Suppression
 11:10  Submitted Presentation Tetsuya Kobayashi
Genetic Mapping of the Rice-Resistance-Breaking Gene of the Brown Planthopper Nilaparvata lugens
 11:30  Submitted Presentation Akiko Sugio
What Are the Molecular Mechanisms of Plant Specialization in the Pea Aphid Complex?
INTERACTIONS AMONG HEMIPTERANS, THEIR SYMBIONTS AND HOST PLANTS I
Session Chair: MURAD GHANIM
 11:50  Plenary Address Nancy Moran
Genomic Insights into the Roles of Symbionts in Sap-Feeding Insects
 12:25  Lunch HUB Eateries (First Floor)
INTERACTIONS AMONG HEMIPTERANS, THEIR SYMBIONTS AND HOST PLANTS II
Session Chair: MURAD GHANIM
 14:00  Plenary Address Martha Hunter
Exploring the Mechanism of Fitness Benefits of a Facultative Symbiont of Whiteflies
 14:35  Submitted Presentation Adi Kliot
Tritrophic Interactions between Insect-Virus-Bacteria: the Whitefly Bemisia tabaci, the Endosymbiont Rickettsia and Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Virus
 14:55  Submitted Presentation Allison Hansen
Widespread Expression of Ancient Symbiont Small RNAs in Aphids
 15:15  Coffee/Tea/Snack HUB 302 (Poster Area)
INTERACTIONS AMONG HEMIPTERANS, THEIR SYMBIONTS AND HOST PLANTS III
Session Chair: MURAD GHANIM
 15:45  Plenary Address Angela Douglas
Bacterial Symbionts as Enablers of Phloem Sap Utilization
 16:20  Announcements
 16:30  Discussion
 17:00  Poster Session Odd Number Posters, HUB 302 (Poster Area)

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

TRANSMISSION OF PLANT PATHOGENS BY HEMIPTERAN VECTORS I
Session Chair: JAMES NG
 8:30  Plenary Address Stéphane Blanc
Canonical Circulative Non-Propagative Transmission May Not Apply to the Transmission of Nanoviruses by Aphid Vectors
 9:05  Submitted Presentation Jesus Navas Castillo
The Minor Capsid Protein of the Crinivirus Tomato Chlorosis Virus Interacts with Two Bemisia tabaci Proteins in the Yeast Two-Hybrid System
 9:25 Submitted Presentation Angel Chen
Recombinant Lettuce Infectious Yellows Virus Minor Coat Protein-Mediated Inhibition of Virion Retention in Bemisia tabaci Disrupts Virus Transmission
 9:45  Plenary Address Stewart Gray
Circulative, Nonpropagative Transmission: A Carefully Tuned Orchestra of Virus, Vector and Host Proteins
 10:25  Coffee/Tea/Snack HUB 302 (Poster Area)
TRANSMISSION OF PLANT PATHOGENS BY HEMIPTERAN VECTORS II
Session Chair: JAMES NG
 10:45  Plenary Address Henryk Czosnek
Interfering with Begomovirus Transmission to Plants by Silencing Genes of their Whitefly Vector
 11:20  Submitted Presentation Ayan Das
Binding of Allium sativum Leaf Agglutinin (ASAL) with GroEL Related Receptor Interferes with Insect Mediated Plant Virus Transmission Machinery
 11:40  Submitted Presentation Jing Wei
Specific Cells in Whitefly Salivary Glands Control Retention and Transmission of Begomoviruses
 12:00  Submitted Presentation María J Sánchez Guzmán
Manipulation of Hormone Homeostasis on the Tripartite Interaction among Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Virus, Bemisia tabaci and Tomato
 12:20  Lunch HUB Eateries (First Floor)
TRANSMISSION OF PLANT PATHOGENS BY HEMIPTERAN VECTORS III
Session Chair: MICHELLE CILIA
 14:00  Submitted Presentation Martin Drucker
Activation of Viral Transmission Induced by Vector Action on a Host: A General Phenomenon?
 14:20  Submitted Presentation Elaine Backus
Glassy-Winged Sharpshooter Can Use a Mechanical Mechanism to Inoculate Xylella fastidiosa Into Grapevines
 14:40  Submitted Presentation Jeannette Rapicavoli
Implication of Lipopolysaccharide in the Vector-Microbe and Plant-Microbe Interactions of the Bacterial Phytopathogen, Xylella fastidiosa
 15:00  Submitted Presentation Piotr Trebicki
Elevated CO2 and its Effects on Wheat, Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus and its Aphid Vector: Results from the Field (FACE) and Growth Chamber Experiments
 15:20  Coffee/Tea/Snack HUB 302 (Poster Area)
TRANSMISSION OF PLANT PATHOGENS BY HEMIPTERAN VECTORS IV
Session Chair: MICHELLE CILIA
 15:40  Plenary Address Bryce Falk
RNA Interference (RNAi) Strategies for Targeting Vascular Feeding Hemipteran Vectors of Plant Pathogens
 16:15  Discussion
 16:45  Closing Remarks
 19:30  Closing Banquet Arroyo Vista Café, UCR Alumni & Visitors Center

Thursday, June 26, 2014: OMICs Workshop

 9:00  Welcome Genomics Building Auditorium, Rm 1102A
 Opening Remarks Murad Ghanim
Agricultural Research Organization, Volcani Center, Israel
Session Chair: MICHELLE CILIA
 9:15  Plenary Speaker Zhangjun Fei
Deep Sequencing of small RNAs for Plant Virus Identification
 9:50  Plenary Speaker Cecilia Tamborindeguy
Psyllid Vitellogenesis
 10:25  Coffee Genomics Lobby
 10:45  Plenary Speaker Jim Bruce
Protein Interactions in Cells: Finding Connections
 11:20  Plenary Speaker Carolyn Slupsky
Effect of Insects and Pathogens on Citrus Metabolism
 11:55  Discussion

LOCATION OF 2014 HPIS EVENTS

Symposium Welcome Opening Reception and Registration (Sunday June 22, 2014)
Registration and the Opening Reception will be held at the beautiful Botanic Gardens, nestled in the foothills of the Box Springs Mountains on the east side of the UC Riverside campus. Registration will start at 5:00 pm. The Opening Reception is scheduled from 6:30 – 9:30 pm.

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UCR Botanic Gardens

Registration and Symposium (June 23-25, 2014)
Registration (8:00 am – 5:00 pm) and symposium talks (8:30 am – 5:00 pm) will be held in the Highlander Union Building (HUB) Room 302A. The HUB is located on the northeast side of the UC Riverside campus.

Talks, Poster Sessions and Sponsor/Exhibitor Displays (June 23-25, 2014)
Poster sessions and sponsor booths will be located in the Highlander Union Building (HUB) Room 302B, adjacent to the lecture room, from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. Refreshments will be served.

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UCR Highlander Union Building (HUB)

The Symposium Closing Banquet (June 25, 2014)
The closing banquet will be held at the Arroyo Vista Cafe in the UCR Alumni & Visitors Center. The event will be scheduled from 6:30 – 9:30 pm.

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Arroyo Vista Cafe at the UCR Alumni and Visitors Center

Workshops (EPG – June 19-21, 2014; Omics – June 26, 2014)
The EPG Workshop will be held from Thursday, June 19, 2014 to Saturday, June 21, 2014 at the Neil A. Campbell Science Learning Laboratory (University Lab Building, Rooms 101, 102 & 104) from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.

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UCR Neil A. Campbell Science Learning Laboratory

The Omics Workshop will be held on Thursday, June 26, 2014 in the Genomics Building Auditorium from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm on the UC Riverside campus.

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UCR Genomics Auditorium


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