Project Kickoff at CNIC: launching intelligent breeding program with experts from the breeding industry
Collaborated with the Institute of Subtropical Agriculture of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Computer Network Information Center (CNIC) of the CAS held the kick-off meeting of the CAE consulting project Research on the Development Strategy of Intelligent Breeding Industry, namely the CAS STS project Intelligent Breeding Service Platform, on May 15th, 2019. More than 40 experts participated in the meeting.
On behalf of the project team, Prof. Ye Lun and and Prof. Feng Zemeng reported on the development of the implementation plans for the Intelligent Breeding Service Platform and Research on the Development Strategy of Intelligent Breeding Industry respectively. During the discussion, CAE academician Prof. Zhao Chunjiang, CAS academician Prof. Yin Yulong and other experts affirmed the significance of developing the intelligent breeding industry and made valuable suggestions on how to improve the implementation plans with cross-disciplinary research and partnerships.
Prof. Liao Fangyu, Director General of CNIC, expressed the willingness to build broad partnerships for developing the Intelligent Breeding Service Platform by combining advanced information technologies with breeding technologies. During the meeting, the participants showed a common interest in developing demonstrations and making recommendations on upgrading the breeding industry.
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