2016

2016 Presentations

December 13, 2016

You're not from around here are you? The need to connect to your audience
Breaking Down the Ivory Tower: Cooperative Extension Specialists speaker series, Science Says, Davis, CA

December 8, 2016

Food Evolution, GMOs and Health - What Role Does Science Have to Play?
Annual Gamma Sigma Delta Fall Banquet, Davis, CA

December 7, 2016

Host gene expression response to BVDV and other BRD pathogens
7th U.S. BVDV Symposium, Chicago, IL

December 2, 2016

Update on Rustici-funded EBA sequencing project and genome editing for BRD-resistant cattle
California Cattlemen's Association meeting, Reno, NV

December 1, 2016

Genomics 101 and potential uses of gene editing in the California Beef Industry
California Cattlemen's Association meeting, Reno, NV

November 29, 2016

Animal Biotechnology: What is, what could be, and will it be?
Marian Koshland Memorial Lecture, Berkeley, CA

November 21, 2016

Effective communication about agriculture: what works and what doesn't
Alliance for the Future of Agriculture in Nebraska (A-FAN), Lincoln, NE

November 10, 2016

Beef Genetics and Genomics Extension in US
University of New England, Armidale, NSW, Australia

November 9, 2016

Communicating Food Science
Student Institute of Foot Technologists (IFT) Global Summit, Teleconference

October 19, 2016

A Comparison of the Utilization of Genomic Technologies in the Beef and Dairy Industry
Livestock GenTec, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

October 17, 2016

Translating bovine respiratory disease (BRD) genomic information to industry outcomes
Producer educational meeting, Meat Animal Research Center, Clay Center, NE

October 14, 2016

Genome Editing
National Association of Animal Breeders (NAAB) 70th Annual Convention, Green Bay, WI

October 12, 2016

Genome Editing: What's all the fuss?
NBCEC Brown Bagger Series webinar

October 10, 2016

Using genome editing to introgress desirable intragenic and intergenic alleles to accelerate the rate of gain in meat animal breeding programs
XVI Latin American Genetics Congress, Montevideo, Uruguay

October 10, 2016

The synergistic use of molecular markers, biotechnology, genomic selection and advanced reproductive technologies in livestock breeding programs
XVI Latin American Genetics Congress, Montevideo, Uruguay

September 30, 2016

Gene Editing: Breeding or Genetic Engineering?
Biotech University, Saskatchewan, Canada

September 29, 2016

The #SciComm Challenge Facing Agriculture Technologies
Biotech University, Saskatchewan, Canada

September 29, 2016

Reputation Challenges and Tactics
Biotech University, Saskatchewan, Canada

September 26, 2016

Navigating the World of Genetic Testing
UC Davis Veterinary School Farm Club, Davis, CA

September 21, 2016

Animal Health and Welfare Session
Animal Biotech Summit, Bethesda, MD

September 20, 2016

The #Scicomm challenge facing animal agriculture
2016 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, St. Paul, MN

September 20, 2016

The GMO debate: Twenty years of animal health and livestock feeding studies
2016 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, St. Paul, MN

September 15, 2016

Gene editing what is it and how might it be used in animal breeding programs
American Wagyu Association Conference, Coeur d’Alene, ID

September 12, 2016

Animal Biotechnology: Opportunities and Challenges
Cornell Alliance for Science Fellows Training Program, Ithaca, NY

September 8, 2016

Use of genetic marker information in beef cattle selection
Applied Reproductive Strategies in Beef Cattle, Ames, IA

September 6, 2016

Gene editing: Breeding or GMO?
Genome Editing and the Future of Farming, Edinburgh, Scotland

August 31, 2016

Gene editing: Breeding or GMO?
11th International Marine Biotechnology Conference (IMBC)

August 17, 2016

Gene editing: Breeding or Genetic Engineering?
Riverview LLP Cattle Company, Google Hangout webinar

August 3, 2016

What is a GMO?
Sonoma County Alliance Central Membership Meeting, Santa Rosa, CA

August 2, 2016

New developments in selection for replacement heifers, disease resistance and other economically relevant traits
2016 Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course, College Station, TX

August 1, 2016

Navigating the World of Genetic Testing
2016 Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course, College Station, TX

July 24, 2016

Identification and characterization of a novel pathogen causing bovine abortion
International Society of Animal Genetics conference, Salt Lake City, UT

July 20, 2016

How might genomic information get translated into industry outcomes?
ASAS/ADSA Joint Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT

July 8, 2016

The potential of gene editing in animal agriculture
Presentation to a group of New Zealand pastoral producers, Palo Alto, CA

June 28, 2016

Animal genomics and biotechnology in production systems
Ninth Latin American and Caribbean Agricultural and Forestry Biotechnology meeting, IX Encuentro REDBIO 2016-PERU, Lima, Peru

June 23, 2016

The Future of Meat
Breakthrough Institute Dialogue, Sausalito, CA

June 8, 2016

Animal Biotechnology
BIO 2016 FutureMakers Ted-style talk, BIO convention, San Francisco, CA

June 5, 2016

Use of GMOs in Animal Agriculture Production
Sonoma-Marin Cattlemen’s Association Field Day and BBQ

May 19, 2016

Scientific Communication About Animal Agriculture
Center for Food Integrity’s Animal Agriculture Committee Meeting, Hamburger University, McDonald’s Campus, Chicago, IL

May 18, 2016

Emerging Genetic Advancements
Center for Food Integrity Conference, Hamburger University, McDonald’s Campus, Chicago, IL

May 14, 2016

The Current and Future Uses of Biotechnology in Animal Agriculture
Ensminger University Conference, Honduras

May 3, 2016

Scientific Communication about Agriculture in a Networked World
UC Davis Aggie Ambassadors, UC Davis

April 25, 2016

Food for Thought: An Opportunity for Interaction
Food: Sustainability and Innovation Series, Genome British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

April 21, 2016

Four Legs, Two Legs, No Legs: What Does Science Tell Us About the Best Sources of Sustainable Protein?
California Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Conference, Riverside, CA

April 13, 2016

The Role of Animal Biotechnology in the 21st Century
BioVision, Alexandria, Egypt

April 2, 2016

Communicating Science in a Networked World
Institute of Food Technologists Student Association Pacific Southwest Area Meeting, CalPoly, San Luis Obispo

March 22, 2016

Introduction to GMOs and the Issues
Produce Marketing Association Genetic Engineering Webinar

March 11, 2016

Animal Biotechnology and the Livestock Revolution
Cornell University Plant Breeding Symposium, Ithaca, NY

March 9, 2016

Potential Impacts of Mandatory Labeling for GMO Foods
Purchasing and Ingredient Suppliers Conference, New Orleans, LA

March 2, 2016

Aquatic Academy, Genetically Modified Organisms: Separating Fact from Fiction
Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, CA

Feburary 27, 2016

Genomics and Bull Selection
Southern San Joaquin UCCE Livestock Symposium, Exeter, CA

February 27, 2016

Genomics and Bull Selection
Southern San Joaquin UCCE Livestock Symposium, Bakersfield, CA

February 24, 2016

Prevalence, use and perception of genetically engineered crops for food in the United States
Cultiv8, Carmel, CA

February 19, 2016

Genomics and Bull Selection
Willows, Tehama UCCE meeting, Willows, CA

February 18, 2016

Genomics and Bull Selection
Siskiyou Cattlemen’s Association Pie Night, Montague, CA

February 18, 2016

Genomics and Bull Selection
UCCE meeting, Alturas, CA

February 17, 2016

Genome selection: Basics and Experience in Animal Systems
UC Davis Seed Biotechnology Center Breeding with Genomics Class, Davis, CA

February 9, 2016

UCCE Newsmakers Press conference
Tulare Ag Show, Tulare, CA

February 3, 2016

GMOs in the Dairy Industry
Colusa Farm Show, Colusa, CA

January 27, 2016

GMOs Use in Animal Agriculture
National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Cattlemen’s College, San Diego

January 15, 2016

Utilizing DNA Information in Cattle Selection Programs
Western Canadian Association of Bovine Practitioners, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

January 14, 2016

The use of GMOs in Animal Agriculture
Western Canadian Association of Bovine Practitioners, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

January 9, 2016

Gene Editing: Breeding or Genetic Engineering
Plant and Animal Genome XXIV, San Diego