Old Herborn University Seminar 2019

– 33rd Seminar

THE FLOWERING OF THE PLANT MICROBIOME AND THE HUMAN
CONNECTION

June 13, 2019
Hohe Schule, Herborn-Dill, Germany

Presented by the Old Herborn
University Foundation
Herborn-Dill, Germany

TIME SESSION SPEAKER
07.30 – 08.00 REGISTRATION
08.00 – 08.10 Introduction – A Short History of the Old Herborn University Volker Rusch (Herborn, Germany)
08.10 – 08.40 A Lifetime of Recurrent Encounters with the Plant Microbiome Volker Rusch (Herborn, Germany)
08.40 – 09.20 Soil-Born Legacies of Plant Disease Roeland Berendsen (Utrecht, The Netherlands)
09.20 – 10.00 Absolute Quantitation of Microbiota Abundance in Environmental Samples Andrzej Tkacz (Oxford, United Kingdom)
10.00 – 10.30 COFFEE BREAK
10.30 – 11.10 Secondary Metabolites in Plant- Microbiome – Cross-Kingdom Interactions Margot Schulz (Bonn, Germany)
11.10 – 11.50 Wheat Gluten, Celiac Disease and the Microbiome – Exploring the Connections Max Moehs (Seattle, USA)
11.50 – 13.20 LUNCH
13.20 – 14.00 Flower Power? The Plant Microbiome and Human Health Issues Gabriele Berg (Graz, Austria)
14.00 – 14.40 The Flower Pollen Microbiome and its Impact on Human Health Sylvia Schnell (Gießen, Germany)
14.40 – 15.10 COFFEE BREAK
15.10 – 15.40 General Discussion
15.40 – 16.20 Fleurs Suisse Flower Magic Volker Rusch (Herborn, Germany)
16.20 – 17.10 Academic Ceremony
17.10 – 18.00 Courtyard Reception