|IRRI BOT member Steve Baenziger (center) |
was guest during the 10 October YRL.
The three Young Researchers Lunches in October featured the following guests and attendees:
5 October. Frank Rijsberman, the new CGIAR Consortium CEO, with Reneeliza Jean Melgar, Sudhir Yadav, Balram Marathi, Shanta Karki, Reianne Quilloy, and Krishna Jagadish.
10 October (top right). Steve Baenziger, professor of Plant Breeding and Genetics, University of Nebraska, USA, and incoming IRRI Board of Trustees Program Committee chair, with Adam Sparks, Reza Mohammad Emon, Ruby Sallan-Gonzales, Jeshurun Asher Tarun, and Christine Jade Dilla-Ermita. Dr. Baenziger answered questions from some of the young researchers' on advanced breeding technologies. The group had a long discussion on the potential benefits of an IRRI partnership with the private sector.
|Michael Francisco, Sr. (4th from left), |
guest during the 23 October YRL.
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