5th annual meeting

The BreedWheat 5th annual meeting was held on 13-14-15 December at Florimond Desprez headquarters in Cappelle-en-Pévèle (France). About ninety persons attended this meeting which was the occasion to discuss the results obtained during the last project year in the different workpackages (WP). This meeting was also the opportunity to organize the 6th Governing Council meeting with representatives from all project partners as well as Genoplante-Valor and GIS Biotechnologies Vertes in order to discuss more strategic and political issues such as the availability of the BW data to the international community, actions underway to answer the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) recommendations and potential interactions with other scientific programs and institutes. It was also the occasion for M Kevin Gosse from the ANR to present a report on the whole Biotechnologies & Bioressources programme.