RIAT-CZ Closing Conference

WHEN17–18 October 2019 

WHEREHnanice, Hotel Happy Star, CZE  

REGISTRATION: Via registration form​, or at the bottom of this web page

The conference starts on Thursday with lunch at the hotel restaurant.

Panels of the first day will be focused on summarizing the main goals achieved during the RIAT-CZ project. Research projects implemented thanks to open access and results and highlights of staff exchanges will be presented. Guests are invited to attend this part of the conference.

The first day will be closed by a short tour in the nearby National park Podyjí and networking dinner at the local beer brewery

On Friday the programme continues with presentations and discussion on practical results of the project that can be implemented among project partners: Quality management, options of future collaboration among involved core facilities and institutions. 

The conference will be closed by lunch (optional).


Thursday - 17th of October

11:30 Arrival, registration

12.00 – 13.30 Networking lunch

13.30 – 14.00 Project summary (what was planned, what was achieved, lessons learned)

14.10 – 14.30 Final word of the Programme representative/s

14.30 – 14.35 Presentation of the list of implemented open access projects

14.35 – 15.20 Presentations of three selected open access projects

          15 min. each + 5 min. discussion

15.25 – 16.10 Presentations of three selected staff exchange participants

          10 minutes each + 5 min. discussion

16.10 – 16.30 Current state of the three delayed pilot projects and open access projects - Sylvia Badurek, Agata Miska-Schramm

16.30 – 16.35 Wrap-up of the 1st day, Distribution of promotional material

Coffee and tea will be available during the whole agenda.

16.30 – 24.00 Break, short tour in the national park Podyji, visit of Hnanice brewery, networking dinner

Friday - 18th of October

9.00 – 10.00 Breakfast

    Quality management section

10.00 – 10.20 New booking system at Plant Sciences facility - Natallia Valasevich, CEITEC-MU

10.25 – 11.00 Quality management and sample processing at NGS facility - Andreas Sommer, VBCF

11.00 – 11.20 Quality management at Plant Sciences Facility - Jakub Jez, VBCF

    Project RIAT-CZ wrap-up

11.30 – 12.00 Discussion on next options of collaborations, Memorandum of Understanding - Lada Fialova

12.00 – 12.20 Final word of the scientific representatives

Coffee and tea will be available during the whole agenda.

12.20 – 13.00 Lunch (optional)