Notes of 10-min Speech Competition and Poster Presentation

The top 12 abstract submitters of 10-min speech competition

2014 Plant Science Annual Meeting & Symposium
Innovation Plant Science and Biotechnology

10-min speech competition
Presenters are required to be at presentation venue before 12:50 on Dec 14
Jer-Sheng Lin
Agrobacterium tumefaciens type VI secretion and antibacterial activity are regulated by both phosphorylation-dependent and phosphorylation-independent posttranslational mechanisms
Dan-Chu Chin
The mechanism of high-temperature induced flowering in Oncidium orchid
Guan-Hong Chen
Light activates TOR-RPS6 pathway for translational enhancement in photomorphogenic Arabidopsis
Chiung-Yun Chang
Genome-wide analysis of heat-sensitive alternative splicing in Physcomitrella patens
Huang-Lung Tsai
HUA ENHANCER 1 is involved in post-transcriptional regulation of positive and negative regulators in Arabidopsis photomorphogenesis
Hui-Fen Kuo
Arabidopsis inositol pentakisphosphate 2-kinase, AtIPK1, is required for growth and modulates phosphate homeostasis at the transcriptional level
14:00~14:10 Break
Meng-Chun Lin
Unveiling the regulation and functions of microRNAs in photomorphogenic Arabidopsis seedlings
Chien-Ru Lin
SnRK1A-interacting Negative Regulators Modulate the Nutrient Starvation Signaling Sensor SnRK1 in Source-Sink Communication in Cereal Seedlings under Abiotic Stress
Wen-Yu Huang
AtYAK1 gates the light-regulated pollen development in Arabidopsis
Kuen-Jin Tsai
Dual regulation of glutamate dehydrogenase in response to low oxygen stress in Arabidopsis
1114:50~15:00Devanand BondageVgrG specifically regulates the secretion and antibacterial activity of the type VI DNase effector for Agrobacterium competitive advantage in planta
Jeng-Shane Lin
Interaction of small RNA-8105 and the Intron of IbMYB1 RNA Regulates IbMYB1 Family Genes through Secondary siRNAs and DNA Methylation after Wounding

Prepare for the 2nd stage 10-min speech competition

Each presentation in the Oral Presentation Competition must be delivered in English.

Please ready for your slides and deliver the electronic file to TSPB office by E-mail ( before on December 9, 2014.

You will present your speech by 1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 14, 2014. When delivered, the speech should be between 7 minutes and audience will have 3 minutes to ask questions.

Judging and Scoring Criteria

The Presentations will be judged in three categories; Delivery and Effectiveness 50%, Content 40%, and Discussion 10%.

Awards and Recognition

Judges will select First, Second and Third Place winners based on the criteria specified in the competition score sheet.

2014 Plant Biology 10 min-English Speech Competition Award
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