Managing Global Resources for a Secure Future

2017 Annual Meeting | Oct. 22-25 | Tampa, FL

24 CSSA Breakfast, Awards, and Plenary (Betty Klepper Endowed Lectureship)

Oral Session
Keynote/Plenary Sessions
Established by Betty Klepper to highlight the importance of crop science and to enhance programming offered by the CSSA. (Ticketed Event for Breakfast Portion)
Monday, October 23, 2017: 7:00 AM-9:00 AM
Marriott Tampa Waterside, Grand Ballroom E and F

Mark E. Westgate
Mark E. Westgate , E. Charles Brummer and Michael A. Grusak
7:00 AM
CSSA Breakfast
7:30 AM
Introductory Remarks
7:40 AM
CSSA Awards
8:20 AM
Presidential Address and CEO Remarks
8:40 AM
Partitioning and Passion, Potholes and Partnerships: A Journey with Tropical Maize
Gregory O. Edmeades, Independent Consultant; Marianne Banziger, CIMMYT; Kenneth Fischer, CGIAR; Tsedeke Abate, CIMMYT
9:00 AM