Moderator: Prof. Akira Yamauchi (Nagoya University, Japan)
09:30–11:45 Morning session
09:30–09:45 Opening remarks
Shigenori Morita (The University of Tokyo, Japan; Founder of JSRR)
09:45 Dr. Jun Abe (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
Keynote lecture: The necessity of root research in Asia *
10:25 Prof. Yowhan Son (Korea University, Korea)
Invited lecture: Root biomass and respiration for Korean forests *
11:05 Dr. Xiaojing Liu (Chinese Academy of Science, China)
Invited lecture: Adapting mechanism of cotton roots to saline soil *
12:00–13:50 Lunch and Poster session
12:30–13:10 Poster session core time A
13:10–13:50 Poster session core time B
14:00–17:00 Afternoon session
14:00 Dr. Xiyin Zhang (Chinese Academy of Science, China)
Invited lecture: Water and nutrient management in crop rootzone profile for efficient water use *
14:40 Dr. Amelia Henry (International Rice Research Institute, Philippines)
Invited lecture: Root traits associated with major drought yield QTLs *
15:20 Prof. Anan Polthanee (Khon Kaen University, Thailand)
Invited lecture: Agricultural problems by waterlogging in Northeast Thailand *
16:00 Commentator's commentary
Dr. Roel Suralta (Philippine Rice Research Institutite, Philippines)
16:15 Comments from Moderator
Prof. Akira Yamauchi (Nagoya University, Japan)
16:30–16:45 Closing remarks
Prof. Jiro Tatsumi (Kyoto Institute of Technology, Japan; President of JSRR)
* The titles of the invited lectures are tentative.
Onsite registration: November 5 (Sat.)-6(Sun), 2011.
Symposium mixer: November 5 (Sat.), 2011; 17:30–20:00.
Domestic meeting and anniversary celebration ceremony will be held on November 5, 2011.