71 ECPGR Barley Working Group Members

Email Distribution List
Chair: Jan Svensson jan.svensson@nordgen.org   
Albania Mr Isuf Kaziu Agricultural Technology Transfer Centre of Fushe-Kruja

 Tirana
Albania
isufkaziu@yahoo.com Crop specialist  
Armenia Ms Gayane Melyan Ministry of Agriculture
Scientific Center of Agrobiotechnology
Isi-Le-Mulino Str. 1101
 Echmiadzin
Armenia
Tel: (374) 93 522600
Fax: (374) 31 56970
gmggmg65@mail.ru
  
Austria Mr Herbert Bistrich Saatzucht Donau GmbH & Co KG
Reichersberg am Inn 86
4981 Reichersberg am Inn
Austria
Tel: (43) 7758400116
herbert.bistrich@saatzucht-donau.at
Crop specialist, Plant breeder  
Austria Mr Paul Freudenthaler Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety (AGES)
Department for Plant Genetic Resources
Wieningerstrasse 8
4020 Linz
Austria
Tel: (43) (0) 50 555 41200
Fax: (43) (0) 50 555 41119
paul.freudenthaler@ages.at
Policy and law  
Azerbaijan Mr Nargiz Garaybeyova Genetic Resources Institute
National Academy of Sciences
Azadliq Ave 155
1106 Baku
Azerbaijan
Tel: (994) 12 5629462
Fax: (994) 12 4499221
nargiz.gerai@yahoo.com
Crop specialist, Plant breeder  
Belarus Mr Stanislau Grib Research and Practical Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus for Arable Farming
Timiryazev str. 1
222160 Zhodino, Minsk region
Belarus
Tel: (375) 29 6264058
Fax: (375) 1775 37066
belgenbank@mail.ru
Policy and law  
Belarus Mr Mikhail Kadyrov Research and Practical Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus for Arable Farming
Timiryazev str. 1
222160 Zhodino, Minsk reg.
Belarus
Tel: (375) 29 6513292
Fax: (375) 1775 37066
belgenbank@mail.ru
Plant breeder  
Belarus Ms Nadzeya Lis Research and Practical Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus for Arable Farming
Timiryazev str. 1
222160 Zhodino
Belarus
Tel: (375) 292306112
Fax: (375) 177527066
belgenbank@mail.ru
Information/Documentation  
Belarus Ms Tattyana Pyrkh Research and Practical Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus for Arable Farming
Timiryazev str. 1
222160 Zhodino
Belarus
Tel: (375) 297546583
Fax: (375) 177537066
belgenbank@mail.ru
Crop specialist  
Belarus Mr Alexandr Zubkovich Research and Practical Center of NAS of Belarus for Arable Farming
Timirjazev str. 1
222160 Zhodino, Minsk distr
Belarus
Tel: (375) 29 3332565
Fax: (375) 177537066
belgenbank@mail.ru
Genebank curator, Plant breeder  
Belgium Mr Stephan Steyer CRA-W (Centre Wallon de Recherches Agronomiques)
Dept of Biological Control & Plant Genetic Resources
Rue de Liroux, 4
5030 Gembloux
Belgium
Tel: (32) 81 620 333
Fax: (32) 81 620 349
steyer@cra.wallonie.be
  
Bosnia and Herzegovina Ms Danijela Kondić
Contact person
University of Banka Luka, Faculty of Agriculture
University of Banja Luka
Univerzitetski grad, Bulevar vojvode Petra Bojovića 1A
78 000 Banja Luka
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Tel: (387) 51 330 953
Fax: (387) 51 312 580
danijela.kondic@agro.unibl.org
Crop specialist  
Bosnia and Herzegovina Mr Dragan Mandić Agricultural institute of Republic of Srpska
Knjaza Miloša 17
78000 Banja Luka
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Tel: (387) 51 303 112
dmandic.pirs@gmail.com
Genebank Curator, Plant breeder  
Bulgaria Mr Nikolay Neykov Institute for Plant Genetic Resources 'K. Malkov'
Druzhba str. 2
4122 Sadovo, Plovdiv district
Bulgaria
Tel: (359) 32 629026
neykov.nikolay@gmail.com
Genebank curator, Crop specialist, Information/documentation  
Cyprus Ms Dionysia Fasoula Agricultural Research Institute
Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment
P.O. Box 22016
1516 Lefkosia
Cyprus
Tel: (357) 22403124
Fax: (357) 22316770
dfasoula@ari.gov.cy
Crop specialist, Plant breeder  
Cyprus Mr Angelos Kyratzis Agricultural Research Institute
Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment
P.O. Box 22016
1516 Lefkosia
Cyprus
Tel: (357) 22 403131
Fax: (357) 22 316770
a.kyratzis@arinet.ari.gov.cy
Genebank curator  
Czech Republic Mr Zdenek Nesvadba Výzkumný ústav rostlinné výroby, v.v.i. Praha (VÚRV) Crop Research Institute, Gene Bank
Drnovská 507
16106 Praha 6 - Ruzyně
Czech Republic
Tel: (420) 233 022 364
nesvadba@vurv.cz
Crop specialist  
Czech Republic Ms Marta Zavřelová Zemědělský výzkumný ústav Kroměříž s.r.o. Agricultural Research Institute Kromeriz Ltd.
Havlíčkova 2787/121
76701 Kroměříž
Czech Republic
Tel: (420) 573 317 174
zavrelova@vukrom.cz
Genebank curator  
Denmark Mr Ahmed Jahoor Nordic Seed
Kornmarken 1
8464 Galten
Denmark
Tel: (45) 29134757
Fax: (45) 79212309
ahja@nordicseed.com
  
Estonia Ms Külli Annamaa
Contact person
Estonian Crop Research Institute (ECRI)
J. Aamisepa 1
48309 Jõgeva
Estonia
Tel: (372) 7768372
Fax: (372) 776 6902
kylli.annamaa@etki.ee
Genebank Curator, Information/Documentation  
Estonia Mr Ülle Tamm Estonian Crop Research Institute
J. Aamisepa 1
48309, Jõgeva,
Estonia
Tel: (372) 7766913
Fax: (372) 7766902
ylle.tamm@etki.ee
Crop specialist, Plant breeder  
Finland Ms Marja Jalli Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke)
Plant Production Research, Planta
Viikinkaari 4
00790  Helsinki
Finland
Tel: (358) 29 5317261
marja.jalli@luke.fi
Crop specialist Vice chair up to 2014 
France Mr François Balfourier Institut national de recherche pour l’agriculture, l’alimentation et l’environnement (INRAe)
UMR Génétique, Diversité et Ecophysiologie des Céréales
5 chemin de Beaulieu
63000 Clermont-Ferrand
France
Tel: 33 (0) 443 76 15 86
Fax: 33 (0) 443 76 15 10
francois.balfourier@inrae.fr
  
Germany Mr Andreas Börner
Contact person
Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK)
Corrensstrasse 3
06466 Stadt Seeland
Germany
Tel: (49) 394825229
Fax: (49) 394825155
boerner@ipk-gatersleben.de
Genebank curator, Information/documentation  
Germany Mr Wolfgang Friedt Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen
Heinrich-Buff-Ring 26-32
35392 Gießen
Germany
Tel: (49) 6419937468
Fax: (49) 6419937429
wolfgang.friedt@agrar.uni-giessen.de
Plant breeder  
Germany Mr Holger Scheffczyk Limagrain GmbH
Am Sportplatz 11C
D-79379 Mühlheim-Hügelheim
Germany
Tel: (49) 257155939
holger.scheffczyk@limagrain.com
Plant breeder  
Greece Mr Evangelos Korpetis Hellenic Agricultural Organization - DEMETER
Institute of Plant Breeding & Genetic Resources

57001 Thermi - Thessaloniki
Greece
Tel: (30) 2310 471544 (108)
Fax: (30) 2310473024
korpetis@ipgrb.gr
Crop specialist, Plant breeder  
Greece Mr Ioannis Mylonas
Contact person
Hellenic Agricultural Organization - DEMETER
Institute of Plant Breeding & Genetic Resources - HAO ELGO DEMETER
PO box 238
57001 Thermi, Thessaloniki
Greece
Tel: (30) 2310 471110 (176)
Fax: (30) 2310 473024
ioanmylonas@yahoo.com
Crop specialist, Plant breeder, Information/Documentation, Genebank Curator  
Hungary Mr Lajos Horváth Center for Plant Diversity
Külsömezö 15
2766 Tápiószele
Hungary
Tel: (36) 53 380070/071
Fax: (36) 53 380072
lhorvath@mail.nodik.hu
Genebank Curator  
Hungary Mr Balázs Horváth Center for Plant Diversity

H-2766 Tápiószele
Hungary
Tel: (36) 53380070
Fax: (36) 53380072
bhorvath@mail.nodik.hu
Crop specialist  
Hungary Mr Lajos Horváth, Jr Center for Plant Diversity
Külsőmező 15
H-2799 Tápiószele
Hungary
Tel: (36) 53380070
Fax: (36) 53380072
ilhorvath@mail.nodik.hu
Information/Documentation  
Ireland Mr George Garland Lissadell
Baneshane

 Midleton, Co. Cork
Ireland
Tel: (353) 21 4631801
Fax: (353) 25 27516
george.garland09@gmail.com
Crop specialist, Plant breeder  
Israel Mr Tzion Fahima Institute of Evolution
Faculty of Science and Science Education University of Haifa
Mt. Carmel
31905 Haifa
Israel
Tel: (972) 4 8240784
Fax: (972) 4 8288602
fahima@research.haifa.ac.il
Crop specialist  
Italy Mr Alessandro Tondelli Council for Research in Agriculture and Economics, Research Centre for Genomics and Bioinformatics (CREA-GB)
Via S. Protaso 302
29017 Fiorenzuola d'Arda
Italy
Tel: (39) 0523 983758
alessandro.tondelli@crea.gov.it
Crop specialis, Plant breeder, Other: plant geneticist  
Italy Mr Giovanni G. Vendramin Istituto di Bioscienze e Biorisorse (IBBR-CNR)
Via Amendola 165/A
70126 Bari
Italy
Tel: (39) 3409270215
giovanni.vendramin@ibbr.cnr.it
Genebank Curator, Other: Plant geneticist  
Latvia Ms Agnese Gailite Genetic Resource Centre, LSFRI Silava
Rigas 111
LV 2169 Salaspils
Latvia
Tel: (371) 29359458
agnese.gailite@silava.lv
Genebank curator  
Latvia Ms Linda Legzdina State Priekuli Plant Breeding Institute
Zinatnes Street 2
LV 4126 Priekuli
Latvia
Tel: (371) 29363015
Linda.Legzdina@arei.lv
Plant breeder  
Latvia Mr Isaak Rashal University of Latvia, Faculty of Biology
Jelgavas 1
1004 Riga
Latvia
Tel: (371) 29213975
izaks.rasals@lu.lv
Crop specialist  
Latvia Mr Dainis Rungis Latvian State Forest Research Institute (LSFRI) Silava
111 Rigas St
LV-2169 Salaspils
Latvia
Tel: (371) 28344201
Fax: (371) 67901359
dainis.rungis@silava.lv
Genebank curator, other: DNA markers  
Lithuania Ms Ausra Bivilienė Plant Gene Bank
Stoties 2
LT-58343 Akademija, Kedainiai distr
Lithuania
Tel: (370) 347 37289
Fax: (370) 347 37002
agb@agb.lt
Genebank curator  
Lithuania Ms Algé Leistrumaité Cereal Breeding Department
Institute of Agriculture, Lithuanian Research Centre for Agriculture and Forestry
Instituto al. 1, Akademija
58344 Kėdainiai distr.
Lithuania
Tel: (370) 347 37 398
alge.leistrumaite@lammc.lt
Plant breeder  
Malta Mr Noel Azzopardi Department of Agriculture
Ministry for Rural Affairs and the Environment
Ghammieri
 Marsa
Malta
Tel: (356) 25904113
Fax: (356) 25904206
noel.azzopardi@gov.mt
  
Montenegro Mr Zoran Jovović University of Montenegro
Biotechnical Faculty
Mihaila Lalića 1
81000 Podgorica
Montenegro
Tel: (382) 20268438
zoran.jovovic.btf@gmail.com
Crop specialist  
Netherlands Ms Noor Bas Centre for Genetic Resources, the Netherlands (CGN)
Wageningen University and Research Centre
P.O. Box 16
6700AA Wageningen
Netherlands
Tel: (31-317) 480914
Fax: (31-317) 423110
noortje.bas@wur.nl
Genebank curator  
North Macedonia Mr Borche Jonovski Directorate for seed and Seedling materials
Leninova 2
 Skopje
North Macedonia
Tel: (389) 76446250
Fax: (389) 23226417
b_jonovski@yahoo.com
  
Poland Mr Andrzej Bichonski Malopolska Breeding Company
Polanowice
32-090 Słomniki
Poland
Tel: (48) 12 388 16 82
andrzejb@hbp.pl
Crop specialist, Plant breeder  
Poland Mr Jerzy H. Czembor (interim) Plant Breeding and Acclimatization Institute – National Research Institute - IHAR-PIB Radzikow
Blonie
05 870 Radzikow
Poland
Tel: (48) 22 733 46 52
j.h.czembor@ihar.edu.pl
Genebank Curator, Crop specialist  
Poland Mr Marcin Zaczyński Plant Breeding and Acclimatization Institute (IHAR)
National Research Institute, National Centre for Plant Genetic Resources
Radzików
05-870 Blonie
Poland
Tel: (48) 22 7334640
Fax: (48)22 7254715
m.zaczynski@ihar.edu.pl
Information/documentation  
Portugal Mr Benvindo Martins Maçãs Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e Veterinária (INIAV), Polo de Elvas
Estrada de Gil Vaz. Apartado 6
7351-901 Elvas
Portugal
Tel: (351) 268637740
Fax: (351) 268629295
benvindo.macas@iniav.pt
Crop specialist, Policy and law  
Portugal Mr José Prates Coutinho
Contact person
Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e Veterinária (INIAV)
Polo de Elvas
Estrada de Gil Vaz. Apartado 6
7351-901 Elvas
Portugal
Tel: (351) 268637740
jose.coutinho@iniav.pt
Plant breeder  
Romania Ms Domnica Plãcintã Banca de Resurse Genetice Vegetale Suceava
B-dul 1 Mai nr. 17
720224 Suceava
Romania
Tel: (40) 230 521016
Fax: (40) 230521016
domnica.placinta@svgenebank.ro
Genebank curator  
Romania Ms Silvia Strãjeru Banca de Resurse Genetice Vegetale Suceava
Bulevardul 1 Mai nr. 17
720224 Suceava
Romania
Tel: (40) 230 521016
Fax: (40) 230 521016
svgenebank@upcmail.ro
Policy and law  
Serbia Ms Ljiljana Brbaklić
Contact person
Institute of field and vegetables crops
Maksima Gorkog 30
 Novi Sad
Serbia
Tel: (381) 21 4898 215
ljiljana.brbaklic@ifvcns.ns.ac.rs
Plant breeder  
Serbia Mr Milan Mirosavljević Institute of field and vegetables crops
Maksima Gorkog 30
21000 Novi
Serbia
Tel: (381) 21 4898 220
milan.mirosavljevic@ifvcns.ns.ac.rs
Plant breeder  
Slovakia Mr Miroslav Svec Comenius University Bratislava
Faculty of Natural Sciences, Department of Genetics
Mynská dolina, pavilon B-1
842 15 Bratislava 4
Slovakia
Tel: (421) 2 60296235
misvec54@gmail.com
Crop specialist  
Spain Ms Lucía De la Rosa Fernandez Centro Nacional de Recursos Fitogenéticos (CRF)
Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnologia Agraria y Alimentaria (INIA)
Autovía N II, km 36, Apdo. 1045
28800 Alcalá de Henares, Madrid
Spain
Tel: (34) 91 8819286 ext 22
Fax: (34) 91 8819287
rosa@inia.es
Information/Documentation  
Spain Mr Ernesto Igartua Arregui Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC)
Estación Experimental de Aula Dei (EEAD)
Avda. de Montañana 1005
 Zaragoza 50080
Spain
Tel: (34) 976 716083
Fax: (34) 976 716145
Igartua@eead.csic.es
Crop specialist  
Spain Ms Isaura Martín Martínez Centro Nacional de Recursos Fitogenéticos (CRF)
Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Technología Agraria y Alimentaria (INIA)
Apdo. Correos 1045
28800 Alcalá de Henares, Madrid
Spain
Tel: (34) 91 8819286 ext. 35
Fax: (34) 91 8819287
martin@inia.es
Genebank curator  
Sweden Ms Gunilla Berg Swedish Board of Agriculture

SE-230 53 Alnarp
Sweden
Tel: (46) 40415296
gunilla.berg@jordbruksverket.se
Crop specialist  
Sweden Ms Jenny Hagenblad Linköping University
Dept. of Physics, Chemistry and Biology

SE-581 83 Linköping
Sweden
Tel: (46) 13 28 66 86
Fax: (46) 13 13 75 68
jenny.hagenblad@liu.se
Other: population genetics  
Sweden Mr Matti Leino Archaeological Research Laboratory, Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies
Stockholm University

106 91  Stockholm
Sweden
Tel: (46) 8 51954575
matti.leino@arklab.su.se
Ohter: historic DNA, genetics  
Sweden Mr Kjell-Åke Lundblad Nordic Genetic Resource Center
PO Box 41
 Alnarp
Sweden
Tel: (46) 40 53 66 47
Fax: (46) 40 53 66 50
kjellake.lundblad@nordgen.org
Information/Documentation  
Sweden Mr Jan Svensson
Chair
Nordic Genetic Resource Center
PO Box 41
SE-230 53 Alnarp
Sweden
Tel: (46) 40536557
Fax: (46) 40536650
jan.svensson@nordgen.org
Genebank curator, Crop specialist, Other: genomics Confirmed as Chair for Phase X in March 2019 
Sweden Mr Jens Weibull Swedish Board of Agriculture
Plant Regulations Unit at the Plant and Control Department
PO Box 12
SE-230 53 Jönköping
Sweden
Tel: (46) 36155864
jens.weibull@jordbruksverket.se
Policy and law  
Switzerland Mr Christian  Eigenmann
Contact person
Federal Office for Agriculture FOAG
Schwarzenburgstrasse 165
3003 Bern
Switzerland
Tel: (41) 58 465 17 04
Fax: (41) 58 462 2634
genres@blw.admin.ch
Information/Documentation, Policy and law  
Switzerland Mr Markus Hardegger Federal Office for Agriculture FOAG
Schwarzenburgstrasse 165
3003 Bern
Switzerland
Tel: (41) 58 464 98 51
Fax: (41) 58 462 26 34
genres@blw.admin.ch
Information/Documentation, Policy and law  
Switzerland Ms Christina Kägi Federal Office for Agriculture FOAG
Schwarzenburgstrasse 165
3003 Bern
Switzerland
Tel: (41) 58 465 60 87
Fax: (41) 58 462 26 34
genres@blw.admin.ch
Information/Documentation, Policy and law  
Turkey Mr Aydin Imamoglu Aegean Agricultural Research Institute
Canakkale Road No. 57PO Box 9 Menemen
35672 Izmir
Turkey
Tel: (90) 232 846 13 31
Fax: (90) 232 846 11 07
aydin.imamoglu@tarim.gov.tr
Plant breeder  
Ukraine Mr Victor K. Ryabchun Plant Production Institute nd. a. V.Ya.Yuryev
NAAS National Centre of Plant Genetic Resources
Moskovsky prospekt 142
61060 Kharkiv
Ukraine
Tel: (380) 57 3921033
Fax: (380) 57 7797763
ncpgru@gmail.com
  
United Kingdom Mr Noam Chayut John Innes Centre
Norwich Research Park
 Norwich NR4 7UH
United Kingdom
Tel: (44) (0) 1603450630
Noam.Chayut@jic.ac.uk
  
United Kingdom Ms Lydia Smith NIAB
Huntingdon Road
CB3 0LE Cambridge
United Kingdom
Tel: (44) (0) 1223 342242
lydia.smith@niab.com
Crop specialist