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Monday, June 5th Welcome Reception 6:00-8:00 pm

Stateview Hotel on Centennial Campus, Raleigh

Tuesday, June 6, 2023 8:30am- 5:00pm

Plant Sciences Building, Seminar Room 1322C, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

Continental Breakfast
Seating is available on the outdoor patio.
Carrie Rogers8:30 – 9:00am
Welcome and anti-trust statementDanesha Seth Carley9:00 – 9:05am
Setting the Scene and UrgencyRandy Deinhammer9:05 – 9:15am
Where have we come from / where are we headed?Rodolphe Barrangou9:15 – 9:30am
Presentation of Case Study:  DOE funded grant on “Soil Microbiome Editing and Impact to Plant Health” – mCAFEs 10-year funded researchRodolphe Barrangou9:30 – 11:00am
BREAKAll11:00 – 11:15am
BRS presentation: what is in scope and out of scope?Subray Hedge11:15 – 11:45am
Societal and Governance Dimensions of GMOsJennifer Kuzma11:45 – 12:15pm
LUNCH Seating for lunch is available on the patio. All12:30 – 1:30pm
DOE study gap analysis: what is relevant and what needs to be included or expanded to meet BRS and industry needs?All / Facilitated by Susanne Kjemtrup1:30 – 2:45pm
Continue discussion on DOE studyAll / Facilitated by Susanne Kjemtrup3:00-5:00pm

Wednesday, June 7, 2023 8:30am- 3:00pm

Plant Sciences Building, Seminar Room 1322C, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

3:00-5:00pm (optional) Howling Cow Dairy Education Center and Creamery, 100 Dairy Lane, Raleigh, NC 27603

Continental Breakfast8:30-9:00am
Brief review of day 1Rodolphe Barrangou9:00-9:15am
Continue “KEyS”/gap analysis (breakout groups); Turn gaps into questionsAll  / Facilitated by Susanne Kjemtrup9:15-12:30pm
Create “straw person” model of desired fundamental researchAll / Facilitated by Susanne Kjemtrup1:30-2:30pm
Conclusion and Thank You2:30-2:45pm
Depart from PSB for Lake Wheeler Labs (Optional) 2:45-3:00pm
Visit to NCSU Wheeler Road Ag Field (optional) ICE CREAM!Bridget Lassiter, Rachel Vann, Kelly Patterson3:15 – 5:00pm