Donald W. Pfaff，现为美国科学院院士、美国人文与科学院院士，洛克菲勒大学教授，是世界神经与激素研究领域的权威科学家。Donald W. Pfaff教授本科毕业于哈佛大学；在麻省理工学院获得博士学位；连续6年选入ISI 高引用科学家（2000-2003；2007-2009）；发表论文超过900篇，其中在Nature、Science、PNAS等顶级杂志发表论文10多篇；发表论著30余本。目前担任Endocrine、Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology等杂志的编委。
Donald W. Pfaff is a Fellow of the American Academy of Sciences, a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a professor at the Rockefeller University. He is an authoritative scientist in the field of neurological and hormonal research. Prof. Donald W. Pfaff graduated from Harvard University and received his Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He selected as ISI Highly Cited Scientist for 6 consecutive years (2000-2003; 2007-2009). He published more than 900 articles in journals, such as Nature, Science, PNAS; more than 10 papers have been published in top journals. And more than 30 books have been published. Currently he works as a member of the editorial board of Endocrine, Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology and etc.
Olivier Hanotte，英国诺丁汉大学教授，国际家畜研究所（ILRI）首席科学家。在动物遗传资源挖掘、比较基因组学、进化基因组学研究方面具有非常高的学术声誉和国际影响力。2011年当选英国皇家生物学会会员（Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology）。长期围绕非洲家养动物的局部适应和生产改良开展研究，研究论文先后在Science、PNAS、Mol Biol Evol等期刊发表，担任Animal Genet、Animal Breed Genet等期刊编委。
Olivier Hanotte is a professor at the University of Nottingham, UK, and a chief scientist at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI). He has a very distinguished academic record and international influence on animal genetic resources, comparative genomics, and evolutionary genomics research, and chosen as the Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology in 2011. He has been researching on the local adaptation and production improvement of African domestic animals for a long time. His research works have been published in international journals, such as Science, PNAS, Mol Biol Evol, etc., and he served as editors for many journals, such as Animal Genet and Animal Breed Genet
Hans Dieter Daetwyler, 澳大利亚农业生物科学中心生物信息学的首席科学家，拉筹伯大学应用系统生物学学院的高级研究员。Hans Dieter Daetwyler研究员本科毕业于加拿大圭尔夫大学，在荷兰瓦赫宁根大学获得博士学位。当前的研究领域主要关注动植物基因组学、牛羊的育种和农作物的育种。其中以通讯作者或第一作者在Nature genetics、PNAS、Nature Communications等杂志发表多篇代表性论文。
Hans Dieter Daetwyler is the Chief Scientist of Computational Biology at the Australian Centre for AgriBioscience, and a Senior Research Fellow at the School of Applied Systems Biology at La Trobe University. Hans Dieter Daetwyler graduated from the University of Guelph in Canada with a PhD from Wageningen University in Netherlands. His current research area focuses on animal and plant genomics, breeding of cattle and sheep, and breeding of crops. Among them, he published as the corresponding author or first author in journals, such as Nature genetics, PNAS, Nature Communications and etc.
Linda Kathleen Dixon, 英国Pirbright研究所研究员，Linda Kathleen Dixon研究员于英国爱丁堡大学获得博士学位，当前的研究领域主要关注非洲猪瘟病毒（ASFV）的功能基因组学，旨在了解免疫逃逸和发病机理。在病毒研究领域已有30多年的工作经历。其中以通讯作者在Frontiers in Immunology, Journal of Virology，Journal of Biological Chemistry等杂志发表多篇代表性论文。
Linda Kathleen Dixon is an investigator at the Pirbright Institute in UK. Linda Kathleen Dixon received her Ph.D. from the Edinburgh University. Her research focuses on functional genomics of the African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV), which aims to understand immune escape and pathogenesis. She has been working in this area for over 30 years. Her works published in journals, such as Frontiers in Immunology, Journal of Virology, and Journal of Biological Chemistry.
Joan Lunney，美国农业部农业研究中心（ARS）和贝尔茨维尔农业研究中心（BARC）的主管科学家，也是国际公认的猪免疫学和基因组学的权威科学家。Joan Lunney本科毕业于栗树山学院，在约翰霍普金斯大学获得博士学位。她目前的研究重点是猪的免疫学、基因组学和对疾病的抵抗力，尤其是对猪繁殖与呼吸综合征（PRRS）的抵抗力。曾获得阿尔伯特·纳尔逊·马奎斯终身成就奖（2018），并入选ARS名人堂（2019）。研究论文先后发表在Nature, Nature Immunology, PNAS等期刊。
Joan Lunney is a Supervisory Research Scientist and an internationally recognized scientist on pig immunology and genomics. Her lab is located at the USDA Agricultural Research Center (ARS) and Beltsville Agricultural Research Center (BARC). Joan graduated from the Chestnut Hill College, with a PhD degree from Johns Hopkins University. Her current research focuses on swine immunology, genomics, and resistance of diseases, particularly to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS). She received the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award and selected for the ARS Hall of Fame. Her works have been published in journals such as Nature, Nature Immunology, PNAS, etc.
Juha Kantanen，芬兰赫尔辛基自然资源研究所的教授。Juha Kantanen教授在芬兰约恩苏大学生物学/群体遗传学系获得博士学位，在分子和群体遗传分析的研究领域非常有名，2017年获得芬兰总统"一等狮子骑士"勋章。他的研究论文先后在Science、Mol Biol Evol、PLoS Biology等期刊发表。
Juha Kantanen is a professor at Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke) Helsinki, in Finland. He obtained his PhD of Biology/Population Genetics from the University of Joensuu. Prof. Juha is well-known for his research in molecular and population genetic analysis. He was awarded the Order of the Lion of Finland, Knight First Class by the president of the republic of Finland, in 2017. His researches have been published in international journals, such as Science, Molecular Biology and Evolution, PLoS Biology, etc.