Program

09:45-10:15

Registration

10:15-10:30

Greetings

10:30-11:30

Prof. Jeff Morrell , Oregon State University, U.S
Creating durable wood-based materials for the new carbon-neutral land

11:30-11:50

Prof. Yitzhak Hadar,The Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Quality Sciences
Degradation of lignin by Pleurotus ostreatus

11:50-12:10

Dr. Yoram Goldring, Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael
Ancient or old trees and their preservation

12:10-12:30

Dr. Zion Madar, Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael
Forest and nursery diseases in Israel

12:30-13:15

Lunch

13:15-14:00

Coffee + informal meetings with Prof. Morrell

14:00-14:20

Prof. Yoram Kapulnik, The Agricultural Research Organization of Israel - Volcani Center
Contribution of endomycorrhizal fungi to annual and perennial plants: does the rhizosphere hold the keys?

14:20-14:40

Dr. Segula Masaphy, MIGAL - Galilee Technology Center
Trees Management and Morel Mushroom in Israel

14:40-15:10

Prof. Yoav Waisel, Tel Aviv University
Wood production in the desert: the use of saline water