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Biostimulants World Congress
Delivered as a Hybrid Event: Live In-Person & Digital Experiences
The Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami, USA

Workshops 12 November 2024
Conference & Exhibition 13-15 November 2024

Rodrigo Mendes
Researcher at Embrapa


Researcher at Embrapa Environment and professor in the Postgraduate Program at the University of São Paulo. Graduated in Agronomic Engineering, with a Ph.D. in Genetics and Plant Breeding from the University of São Paulo. He was Head of Research and Development Department at Embrapa Environment (2015 to 2022) and has experience as a researcher or visiting scientist at CanaVialis/Monsanto (Brazil), Wageningen University (Netherlands), Lawrence Berkeley National Lab (USA), University of Lausanne (Switzerland), Rothamsted Research (United Kingdom), and University of Cambridge (United Kingdom). Member of the scientific committee of the Promise research program (Gates Foundation). His research focuses on soil and plant microbial communities, aiming to understand how the rhizosphere microbiome influences plant growth and protection. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)

Agenda Sessions

  • Exploring rhizosphere microbiome interactions to boost plant performance