Mark W. Silby, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Peter A.H.M. Bakker, Utrecht University

Robert W. Jackson, University of Reading

Angela Sessitsch, Austrian Institute of Technology

Linda S. Thomashow, Washington State University

David M. Weller, Washington State University

Alexandre Jousset, Utrecht University

Choong-Min Ryu, Korea Research Institute of Bioscience & Biotechnology

Christoph Keel, University of Lausanne

Diego Romero, University of Malaga

Monica Maurhofer, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zürich)

Harsh Bais, University Delaware

Jos M. Raaijmakers, Netherlands Institute of Ecology

Ilaria Pertot, IASMA Research and innovation Centre

Joyce Loper, Oregon State University

Rainer Borriss, ABiTEP GmbH

Joe Kloepper, Auburn University

Harald Gross, University of Tübingen