Field Trip

Field Trip is scheduled on the afternoon of August 17, 2016 and included in the registration fee. Please fill the registration form at the Field Trip Registration Platform by 12:00, August 16, 2016. No application is accepted after the deadline.

Details are as follows:

1. Start Time: 14:00, August 17, 2016. Please follow the volunteer of your group. 2. Bus Station: The front of the main building at BICC. 3. Visiting Route: There are five visiting routes.


Route 1: Institute of Crop Science, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (ICS-CAAS)
 

Maximum capacity: 100 persons Time needed: 1.5 h

14:30–14:40Welcome and a brief introduction of ICS-CAAS
14:40–15:20Labs of the National Key Facility for Crop Gene Resources and Genetic Improvement
15:20–16:00The National Genebank of China
Scientific Program
Scientific Program
Scientific Program

 

 

 

 

 

 

Route 2: The Crop Research Facility in CAS-Key Laboratory of Plant Molecular Physiology,

Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IB-CAS)

 

Maximum capacity:50 persons Time needed: 2.5 h

14:30–14:40Arrived at IB-CAS by coach (provided by the conference)
14:40–14:50Location 1: Field Research facility for rice, corn and soybean
14:50–15:00Location 2: Waterproof drought tolerance research facility for corn
15:00–16:00Location 3: Fully controlled indoor LED-lighted growth rooms
16:00–16:20Core facility for proteomics, metabolomics and microscopy
16:20–16:30Tea Break: drinks and fruits served at meeting room E202
16:30–17:00A short introduction about IB-CAS and KLPMP, given by Chun-Ming Liu

 

Note: people interested in visiting botanic garden can have free time to visit, and come back to the congress hotel by taxi; others can take the coach back to the hotel right away.

 

Route 3: National Experiment Station for Precision Agriculture, Beijing Academy of

Agriculture and Forestry Sciences (BAAFS)

 

Maximum capacity: 100 persons Time needed: 2 h

14:30–14:40Research facility area and seeding cultivation area of ornamental grass
14:40–15:00Ornamental and bio-energy grass germplasm resource nursery and demonstration
15:00–15:20Agricultural intelligent equipment laboratory
15:20–15:40Intelligent agricultural machinery demonstration
15:40–16:10Varieties of maize cultivars field demonstration
16:10–16:30Watch advertising video and taste different types of fresh maize

 

 

Route 4: Shangzhuang Experiment Station of China Agricultural University
 

Maximum capacity: 100 persons Time needed: 2 h

14:30-15:00 Maize visit
15:00–16:00Rice visit
16:00–16:30Cotton visit

 

 

Route 5: Da Bei Nong Group
 

Maximum capacity: 50 persons Time needed: 2.5 h

14:30–14:50DBN seed health lab visit
14:50–15:10DBN biotechnology lab visit
15:10–15:30DBN genome editing lab visit
15:30–17:00Discussion

 

 

Optional Pre-Conference Tours (PR) for Conference Participants and Accompanying Persons

PR-1 Shanghai-Xi'an-Beijing

Date: Aug.10-Aug.13,2016

Price: Shared Twin Room: RMB 5500.00/person; Single Room: RMB 6400.00/person

Aug 10 (Wed) Arrive at the Pudong International Airport and Check in the Hotel.

Aug 11 (Thur) Visit Tian zi fang ,Nanjing Road ,Pedestrian Street Temple Shanghai Bund,then fly to Xi'an via MU2170 at 20:05 by the air and check in the hotel at Tianyi Business Hotel.

Aug 12 (Fri) Visit Terra Cotta Warriors、The City Wall、Bell Tower and Drum Tower square、The Muslim Street.

Aug 13 (Sat) Visit The appearance of the big wild goose pagoda、 Big wild goose pagoda square, then fly to Beijing viA MU2113 at 17:10 by the air, Tour ends in Beijing.


PR-2 Shanghai-Henan-Beijing

Date: Aug.9-Aug.13,2016

Price: Shared Twin Room: RMB 4620.00/person; Single Room: RMB 5440.00/person

Aug 9 (Tue) Arrive at the Pudong International Airport and Check in the Hotel.

Aug 10 (Wed) Visit Tian zi fang ,Nanjing Road ,Pedestrian Street Temple Shanghai Bund and A night tour on the Huangpu River. Whole night Stay in Shanghai.

Aug 11 (Thr) Visit The Oriental Pearl ,Expo Park, Shanghai- Palace of Fine Arts of China, then fly to Henan via MU5527 at 19:10 by the air and check in the hotel at Luoyang Peony Hotel. Whole night stay in Henan.

>Aug 12 (Fri) Visit Luoyang Longmen Grottoes( pleasure boat)、 Shaolin Temple(Double car battery, then fly to Beijing via MU2766 at 22:55 by air. Tour will be ended at midnight (00:31) on Aug 13.

Optional Local Tours (LT) for Accompanying Persons

LT-1: Summer Palace

Date: Aug 15, 2016 (Mon) 14:00-17:30
Price: RMB 400.00

The Summer Palace in the northwestern suburb was built in 1750. By far the best-preserved imperial garden in China, it was endorsed by the UNESCO in 1998 as a world cultural heritage site. As a paragon of Chinese gardens, this huge garden includes Longevity Hill, whose beauty is set off by a multitude of halls, kiosks and trees, and Kunming Lake, a huge body of liquid silver. Major tourist attractions are Tower of Buddhist Incense, 17-Span Bridge, Long Corridor, Cloud Dispelling Hall, Marble Boat, Beamless Hall, Garden of Harmonious Delights, the theatre in the Garden of Moral Harmony, and Suzhou Street. The entire place is a de facto museum of China's classical architecture. Housed in these buildings are an immense collection of treasures and cultural artifacts.

LT-2: Former Imperial Palace - Lunch - Temple of Heaven

Date: Aug 16, 2016 (Tue) 8:30-17:30
Price: RMB 520.00, including lunch

The 720,000-square-metre Palace Museum, better known as "Forbidden City", was the imperial palace for the Ming and Qing. Built during the 1406-1420 period, it is the largest royal palatial complex in existence in China; ranging from the majestic to the exquisite, they bear witness to a nation in transition. Other tourist attractions on the premises include a huge stone ramp carved with intricate dragon and cloud patterns, Imperial Garden and Nine-Dragon Screen Wall. An immense trove of cultural artifacts and treasures of various dynasties, some of them on display in the Treasure Hall and the ceramics, painting, bronze ware galleries, are reason enough for UNESCO to adopt the Former Imperial Palace as a world cultural heritage site.

China's largest temple and altar are found in Temple of Heaven. Built in 1420, it was where Ming and Qing monarchs worshiped the god of heaven and prayed for good harvests. Major structures are hall of Prayer for good Harvest, Imperial Vault of Heaven, Circular Altar, and Abstinence Palace. The temple is divided by two enclosed walls into inner altar and outer altar. To better symbolize heaven and earth, the northern part of the temple is circular while the southern part is square, which reflect the ancient Chinese belief that Heaven is round and Earth is square. The Temple of Heaven is a cultural museum of offering sacrifices to Heaven, which merges architecture, aesthetics, acoustics, astronomy, calendar, music and dancing into an integral whole. UNESCO endorsed Temple of Heaven as a world cultural heritage site in December 1998.

LT-3: Lama Temple - Lunch - Hutong Tour - Beihai Park

Date: June 18, 2016 (Thur) 8:30-17:30
Price: RMB 600.00, including lunch

The Lama Temple is a famous living lamasery. Its main attraction is a spectacular 18-meters Maitria Buddha carved from a single sandwood tree. The hutong tour is a tour for you to know more about the city. You will visit the backyards of Beijing, on a pedicab, across the small zig-zag lanes. The Beihai Park is the oldest and most unique imperial garden in China, located behind the Forbidden City.


Optional Post-Conference Tours (PT) for Conference Participants and Accompanying Persons

PT-1 Beijing-Xi'an-Shanghai (Techinical Tour)

Date:Aug.15-Aug.19,2015

Price:Shared Twin Room: RMB 6100.00/person; Single Room: RMB 7180.00/person

>Aug 15 (Mon) Fly to Xi'an via MU2104 at 09:05am from Beijing, then check in the hotel at Tianyi Business Hotel before visit Northwest Kasetsart University. Whole night staying in Xi'an

Aug 16 (Tue) Visit Terra Cotta Warriors、The wall、The appearance of the big wild goose pagoda(without Pagoda).Whole night stay in Xi'an

Aug 17 (Wed) Fly to Shanghai via MU2151 at 09:00am from Xi'an, then check in the hotel at Tianyi Business Hotel before visit Tian zi fang Nanjing Road Pedestrian Street Temple Shanghai Bund. Whole night stay in Shanghai.

Aug 18 (Thur) Visit The Oriental Pearl Expo Park, Shanghai- Palace of Fine Arts of China A night tour on the Huangpu River. Whole night stay in Shanghai

Aug 19 (Fri) Tour ends after breakfast.


PT-2 Beijing-Guilin-Guangzhou

Date:Aug.15-Aug.19,2015

Price:Shared Twin Room: RMB 6100.00/person; Single Room: RMB 7180.00/person

Aug 15 (Mon) Fly to Guilin via CN7215 at 08:15am, then check in the hotel at Minfeng International Hotel before visit Reed Flute Cave、Rongsha lake( Ancient city gate、Jiuqu bridge、Big banyan tree、 Sun and moon pagodas、Zhengyang pedestrian street). Whole night stay in Guilin.

Aug 16 (Tue) Visit Lijiang River( Bamboo river pier-yangshuo,)、YangSuo West Street, then check in the hotel at Yangshuo West Street International Hotel.Whole night staying in Yangshuo.

Aug 17 (Wed) Back to Guilin after breakfast go to visit Fubo hill. then have a lunch and fly to Guangzhou via CZ3233 at 19:00,Tour ends.