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Keynote Speakers

Robert Blankenship

Washington University in St Louis and Arizona State University
​Professor Blankenship studies the energy-storing reactions in photosynthetic organisms,... More

Gary Brudvig

Yale Energy Sciences Institute
Gary Brudvig is the Benjamin Silliman Professor of Chemistry, Professor of Molecular Biophysics... More

Elizabete Carmo-Silva

Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University
Elizabete is interested in photosynthesis and plant responses to fluctuations in the... More

Roberta Croce

VU Amsterdam
Roberta Croce (www.robertacroce.nl) studied chemistry in Padova and completed her Ph.D. in Plant... More

Robert Furbank

Australian National University
Robert heads the Furbank Lab – Improving photosynthesis and crop yield, and... More

Stephen Long

University of Illinois
Dr. Long’s research bioengineers the photosynthesis process in crops to achieve higher... More

Ülo Niinemets

Estonian University of Life Sciences
Professor Ülo Niinemets is Head of the Department of Crop Science and Plant Biology at the... More

Barry Pogson

Australian National University
Barry Pogson completed his PhD at Macquarie University. He moved to the USA in 1994 working as a... More

Donald Ort

University of Illinois
Don Ort is the Robert Emerson Professor of Plant Biology and Crop Sciences at the University of... More

Jian-Ren Shen

Faculty of Science Okayama University
Professor, Research Institute for Interdisciplinary Science, Okayama University, Japan/Institute... More

Susanne von Caemmerer

ARC Centre of Excellence for Translational Photosynthesis
Professor Susanne von Caemmerer research focusses on understanding and improving C3 and C4... More

Junko Yano

Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis (JCAP)
Junko Yano received a B.A. degree in Applied Biological Science from Hiroshima University,... More

Jindong Zhao

College of Life Science, Peking University
Dr. Zhao obtained his B. Sci. degree in biology from Southwest University, China. He was... More

The Robin Hill Award Speaker

The Robin Hill Award Speaker To be announced

The Melvin Calvin-Andrew Benson Award Speaker

The Melvin Calvin-Andrew Benson Award Speaker To be announced

The Jan Anderson Lecture Award

The Jan Anderson Lecture Award To be announced.