Workshops

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Date

Workshop Description Number of Participants

Cost

15-16 July 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Taxonomy of Ascomycetes

Andrew Miller, Teresa Iturriaga, Huzefa Raja and Martina Reblova

Taxonomy of major Ascomycete lineages, education and field work. 25 $100 (including lunch box, supplies, refreshments, dinner/social and field
trip)
15 July 8 AM to 5 PM Bacterial Fungal Interactions

Gregory Bonito and Jessie Uehling

Emerging concepts and research approaches in bacterial fungal interactions. 50 $50 (lunch and materials)
16 July 8 AM to 5 PM Assessing the Global Conservation Status of Fungi

Greg Mueller and Giuliana Furci

A Practical Workshop within the Global Fungal Red Listing Initiative. 30 $50 (lunch and materials)
16 July 1 PM to 5:00PM

Coordinated fungal development and secondary metabolism

Gerhard Braus

Development and secondary metabolism are often linked in fungi. The molecular mechanism for this link is only partly understood and might be key to the identification of novel secondary metabolites and their putative biological activity. 30 $20 (refreshments and materials)
19 July 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Forest Pathology and
Tree Crop Field Trip and Workshop

D. Jean Lodge,
Meike Piepenbring and Martha Giraldo

We intend to show in the field forest tree pathogens and approximately 10 different specimens of representative tropical plant parasitic microfungi in the laboratory. 25 $60 (including lunch box, supplies, field trip)
19 July 1PM to 5 PM

Beyond the lab bench:
how to engage in
effective online science
communication

Christopher Smyth and
Terry Torres-Cruz

This workshop aims to provide participants with the information necessary to utilize these online platforms to benefit their scientific career through effective networking and public outreach. 30 $20 (refreshments and materials)