Courses, seminars, general competence studies and other events

2018

DPPS Orientation (DPPS-001)
You only need to attend the course once, and you may either attend one of the days below or take the course independently online in Moodle.
22 October 1415-1545
22 November 1315-1445
17 December 1015-1145
Place: Computer classroom 138, Info building, Viikki campus
Registration is available via WebOodi

Advanced Studies in Cell & Developmental Biology (DPPS-101)
2018: Wood Development

Time: 31st October - 7th November
Place: Viikki campus
Organisers: Kurt Fagerstedt & Juha Rikala
Registration is available via WebOodi

Current Challenges in Plant Biology (DPPS-502)
2018: Developmental Biology
Time: 10-11 December
Place: Viikki campus
Organisers: Ari-Pekka Mähönen & Paula Elomaa
Invited speakers: George Bassel (University of Birmingham, UK); Pilar Cubas (Centro Nacional de Biotecnología-CSIC, Madrid, Spain); Gwyneth Ingram (Laboratoire Reproduction et Développement des Plantes, Lyon France); Henrik Jönsson (The Sainsbury Laboratory, Norwich, UK); Robert Sablowski (John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK); Marja Timmermans (University of Tuebingen, Germany)
Local speakers: Juan Alonso Serra, Paula Elomaa, Ykä Helariutta, Hanna Help-Rinta-Rahko, Ari Pekka Mähönen

2019

Advanced Studies in Cell & Developmental Biology (DPPS-102)
2019: Plant Cell Walls

Time: 18-22 February
Place: Viikki campus
Organisers: Anna Kärkönen, Michael Wrzaczek, Kristiina Hildén & MBDP
Confirmed speakers: Mikhail Balakshin (Aalto University, Finland); Ronald de Fries (University of Utrecht, The Netherlands); Stephen C. Fry (University of Edinburgh, Scotland); Andras Gorzas (Umeå University, Sweden); Thorsten Hamann (Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway); Ilkka Kilpeläinen (University of Helsinki, Finland); Kati Koponen (VTT - Technical Research Centre of Finland); RNdegwa Maina (University of Helsinki, Finland); Riikka Piispanen (LuKe - Natural Resources Institute Finland)

Advanced Studies in Environmental Interactions (DPPS-106)
2019: Fungal Interactions

Time: Spring
Place: Viikki campus
Organisers: Fred Asiegbu, AGFOREE & MBDP

Advanced Methods in Plant Biology (DPPS-402a)
2019: Heterologous protein production in plants

Time: Spring
Place: Viikki campus
Organisers: Kristiina Mäkinen & VTT

Advanced Methods in Plant Biology (DPPS-402b)
2019: Imaged based plant phenotyping

Time: August-Sept
Place: Viikki campus
Organisers: Kristiina Himanen & NOVA

Advanced Studies in ecophysiology & ecology & evolutionary biology (DPPS-303)
2019: Plant Responses to Climate Change

Time: October
Place: Viikki campus
Organisers: Matt Robson

Current Challenges in Plant Biology (DPPS-503)
2018: Sensory Ecology
Time: 9-10 December
Place: Viikki campus
Organisers: Pedro Aphalo & UV4Plants

Ongoing courses
Past courses (academic year 2017-2018)
Past courses (academic year 2016-2017)

 

DPPS members can take part in the ViPS retreat  to be held at the Petäys resort from 10-11th September.

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