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Delivered as a Hybrid Event
Live In-Person Experience: 29 November - 2 December 2021DIPLOMAT BEACH RESORT HOLLYWOOD | FLORIDA

Angela Sessitsch (Keynote Speaker)
Head of the Bioresources Unit at AIT Austrian Institute of Technology

Profile

Dr. Angela Sessitsch is Head of the Bioresources Unit at the AIT Austrian Institute of Technology. She studied biochemistry at the University of Technology in Graz, holds a PhD in Microbiology from the Wageningen University, the Netherlands, and is habilitated at the Vienna University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences. She has pioneered plant-associated microbiomes and is interested in understanding the interactions between plants, microbiomes and the environment as well as to develop applications. Her group explores the diversity and functioning of plant microbiota by applying a range of molecular approaches, interaction modes between plants and model bacteria, colonization behaviour of endophytes as well as various application technologies for biocontrol and crop enhancement applications. Together with her group A. Sessitsch published more than 150 peer-reviewed publications, she belongs to the Highly Cited Researchers and is co-inventor of several patents

Agenda Sessions

  • Keynote: Biostimulants the Microbiome and Soil Health

    09:10