Harlan III - 2019

3 from 7 June 2019 - Montpellier

Bandeau - Harlan III - 2019

Tuesday 4 June


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Amphithéâtre Philippe LamourOpening session - Welcome


Opening session

Past Editions, and historical steps of the symposium as a tribute to Jack R. Harlan
Adeshir Damania

Session 1 - History of Agriculture

Chairs: Claire Billot and Nigel Maxted


Keynote S1

Accidents and Laziness: A critical assessment of the role of intentionality in domestication
Greger Larson (Oxford, UK)


Oral presentations S1

  • Looking for non-Western theories of the origin of domestication
    Charles Stépanoff (Laboratoire d'anthropologie sociale, Paris, France)
  • Changing relationships between humans and elephants in Laos: towards the domestication of the Asian elephant?
    Gilles Maurer (CEFE, Montpellier, France)
  • Whole genome sequence from 3.000-year-old Egyptian emmer wheat reveals dispersal and domestication history
    Laura Botigué (Plant and Animal Genomics, CRAG, Cerdanyola del Vallès, Spain)



Oral presentations S1

  • History and genetic architecture of date palm domestication
    Muriel Gros-Balthazard (Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, New York University Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates)
  • The cultural and chronological context of Mesoamerican chile domestication (Capsicum annuum L.) through multidisciplinary evidence
    Araceli Aguilar-Meléndez (Centro de Investigaciones Tropicales, Universidad Veracruzana, Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico)
  • Trade routes for diversification of domesticated chickpea inferred from landrace genomics
    Eric Bishopvonwettberg (Plant and Soil Science, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, USA)
  • Genomic analysis reveals the hybridization history of modern roses and its link with a major breeding trait
    Hélène Badouin (LBBE, University Lyon1, Villeurbanne, France)
  • Identification of Candidate Domestication-Related Genes with A Systematic Survey of Loss-of-Function Mutations
    Davoud Torkamaneh (Plant Agriculture, University of Guelph & Laval University, Guelph, ON, Canada)


Session 1 - History of Agriculture (continued)

Oral presentations S1

  • Concerted genomic, archaeological and paleoenvironmental evidence for ancient rice dispersal in Asia
    Rafal M. Gutaker (New York University, New York City, United States of America)
  • Stories from 1002 Secale Samples - Insights into the evolutionary history of domesticated cereals
    Mona Schreiber (Domestication Genomics, IPK Gatersleben, Seeland/ Gatersleben, Germany)
Session 2 - Diversity and adaptation

Chairs: Araceli Melendez and Doyle McKey


Keynote S2

Genomic of african crop domestication
Yves Vigouroux (IRD, France)



Oral presentations S2

  • Linking genomic footprints of selection and phenotypic variation in teosintes
    Maud Tenaillon (GQE-Le Moulon, CNRS, Gif-sur-Yvette, France)
  • Pod indehiscence is a domestication and aridity resilience trait in common bean
    Travis Parker (Plant Sciences, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, USA)
  • Baker's bread-making practices and house microbiota shape fungal species diversity in French sourdoughs
    Delphine Sicard (INRA, Montpellier, France)
  • Exploring S. cerevisiae domestication from the analysis of their genome and from an experimental evolution approach in the grape must
    Jean-Luc Legras (UMR SPO, INRA, Montpellier, France)
  • Study of the domestication in the blue cheese fungus Penicillium roqueforti
    Thibault Caron (Univ. Paris-Sud ESE / SAS L.I.P., Orsay, France)

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