Session 1. Biocontrol

Dan Funck Jensen (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden)
“Fusarium and Zymoseptoria control in wheat in an IPM perspective”

Benny Horwitz (The Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Israel)

Session 2. Beneficial effects to plants

Matteo Lorito (University Federico II of Naples, Italy)
“Roots of plants under stress conditions attract Trichoderma”

Jie Chen (Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)
“The role of Trichoderma in systemically reprogrammed maize endophytic microbiome against the whole plant diseases and Fusarium toxin DON (deoxynivalenol) accumulation”

Session 3. Biodiversity

Irina Druzhinina (TU Wien, Austria)
“Trichoderma species on the genomic vastness”

Session 4. Omics and Biotechnology

Artemio Mendoza-Mendoza (Lincoln University, New Zealand)

Susanne Zeilinger-Migsich (University of Innsbrück, Austria)

Session 5. Further applications

Alfredo Herrera-Estrella (Cinvestav Irapuato, México)
“Danger signals activate the innate immune system of a filamentous fungus”