Programme

TOPICS

  • Biodiversity
  • Global climate change
  • Cultivation
  • Food security and health
  • Biotechnology
  • Ecology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular biology
  • Genomic sciences
  • Bioactive compounds
  • Biocultural importance
  • Conservation
  • Sustainability
  • Taxonomy
  • Evolution
  • Traditional knowledge
  • Economic importance

ACTIVITIES

  • Film Mushrooms and Humans In a Changing World
  • Visit to the ancient city of Teotihuacan or visit to forest near Texcoco
  • Cultural activity in Mexico City
  • Mushroom and biocultural fair
  • Photography contest – See contest submission information here.
  • Museographic exhibition
  • Fresh mushroom exhibition

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COMMITTEES

Organizing Committee:

Chairman: Jesús Pérez-Moreno (Mexico)

International Secretary: Alexis Guerin-Laguette (New Zealand)


International Scientific Committee:

Wang Yun (China/New Zealand)

Pierre Sourzat (France)

Roberto Flores Arzú (Guatemala)

Lahsen Khabar (Morocco)

Shannon Berch (Canada)

Asunción Morte (Spain)

David Pilz (USA)

Akiyoshi Yamada (Japan)

Simon Egli (Switzerland)

Alessandra Zambonelli (Italy)

Gérard Chevalier (France)

Carolina Barroetaveña (Argentina)

Marc-André Selosse (France)

Ornella Commandini (Italy)

Fernando Martínez-Peña (Spain)

Yu Fuqiang (China)

Claude Murat (France)

Daniel Mousain (France)

Pei-Gui Liu (China)

Aziz Türkoğlu (Turkey-USA)

Natalia Vargas-Estupiñan (Colombia)

Guillermo Pereira Cancino (Chile)


National Organizing Committee:

Ronald Ferrera-Cerrato, Alejandro Alarcón, Juan José Almaraz Suárez, Julian Delgadillo Martínez,  María Encarnación Lara Hernández,  Magdalena Martínez Reyes, Faustino Hernández Santiago, Rosario Medel Ortíz, Emma Estrada Martínez, Gerardo Mata, Roberto Garibay Orijel, Cristina Arteaga León, Ana Carolina Guerrero Chávez, Adriana Montoya Esquivel & Alejandro Kong

Photography: Lucila Aragón Carrillo, Mejía Bojorquez & Leonardo García Rodríguez

Logo: J. Cruz García Albarado

Web page: Jamie McPartland and Peter Oviatt

Film-maker: Jaime Kuri