6
Oct
Loftet auditorium, Ultuna

Lectures by this year's honorary doctors

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This year's honorary doctors will give their lectures Friday 6 October 2017. The lectures are open to the public, and will also be webcast at www.slu.se.

Programme

09.00

The urban landscape as a place to flourish – green space, health and quality of life
Catharine Ward Thompson
Professor, Honorary Doctor of Agriculture

09.30

Biotech oilseeds – a path toward environmental and economic sustainability and rural vitality
Edgar Cahoon
Professor, Honorary Doctor of Agriculture

10.00

Coffee/Tea

10.30

Dissecting and exploiting plant immune receptor diversity
Jonathan Jones
Professor, Honorary Doctor of Agriculture

11.00

Östad foundation - at your service, SLU
Patrik Alströmer
Honorary Doctor of Forestry

11.30

Lunch for all participants in Stora salen, Loftet

13.00

A story of genetics
Lawrence R. Schaeffer
Emeritus Professor, Honorary Doctor of Agriculture

13.30

Cancer in pet animals – should we neuter?
Erik Teske
Professor, Honorary Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

For more information, please contact Jenny Sälgeback (contact details below).

Facts
Time: 2017-10-06 09:00
City: Ultuna
Location: Loftet auditorium
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Contact

Jenny Sälgeback, Academy Steward
Vice-Chancellor's Office, SLU
jenny.salgeback@slu.se, +46 18 67 10 74+46 70-676 65 96

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