2016 Event - May 13, 2016


Morning session

8:30 – 8:50 Poster set-up (Walkway between Engineering & Agriculture, 2nd Floor)

8:50 – 9:00 Opening remarks

9:00 – 10:00

Eduardo Mitter – APMC “Structure of Root Associated Bacterial Communities in Oil Sands Reclamation Covers”
Seon Hwa Kim – APMC “Prevention and Control of Mycotoxins Emerging Strategies for Food Security”
Deeksha Shetty – APMC “The Role of the Extra Cytoplasmic Stress Response in Salmonella Antimicrobial Resistance”

10:00 – 10:30 Break

10:30 – 11:10

Erin Hopkins – FDSC “Effects of Glucose Oxidase and Organic Acids on the Properties of Model Low Sodium Dough Prepared with Harvest and Pembina CWRS”
Xi Xie – FDSC “Functional Analysis of Ketosynthase Domains from a Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid Synthase of Thraustochytrium in Escherichia coli”

11:10 – 12:00

Invited Speaker: Mike Ingledew A Career Studying Yeasts’ Ability to Make Ethanol – for Beverages and for Cars

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch (room 3E21 Agriculture)

Poster Session (Walkway to Engineering, 2nd Floor)

Afternoon session

1:30 – 2:30

Jamie Willems – FDSC “Analysis of a Series of Chlorogenic Acid Isomers by Ion Mobility and Tandem Mass Spectrometry”
Chang Chang – FDSC “Microencapsulation of Canola Oil by Spray Drying using Simple and Complex Lentil Protein Isolate-based Wall Materials.
Zoe Gillespie – FDSC “The Impact of Rapamycin Mediated Disrupted Nutrient Sensing on Genome Function”

2:30 – 3:00 Break

3:00 – 3:40

Jin Wang – FDSC “Potential DNA Markers for Screening of Varroa-tolerant Honeybee Colony”
Olugbenga Philip Soladoye – FDSC “Pork Belly Softness and Bacon Yield: Possible Impact of Inherent Factors”

3:40 – 4:30

Invited Speaker: Zachery Belak From Academia to Industry: There and Back Again.


Presentation of awards and concluding remarks (Phyllis Shand, Dep’t Head)