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ICPP Boston – Plant Health in a Global Economy

July 29 @ 8:00 - August 3 @ 17:00

From July 29 to August 3, 2018 the ICPP2018 “Plant Health in A Global Economy” will take place in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. ICPP2018 will be a celebration of the Congress’ vision to promote an engaged world community of plant health scientists advancing knowledge for a safe, affordable, secure supply of food, feed, and fiber for a growing population. Presentations will cover the full range of research topics from genomics to epidemiology, which affect plant health at a local and global scale! A parallel session on Xylella fastidiosa will take place on July 31.  

The parallel session “Xylella fastidiosa: Re-emerging epidemics of a global pathogen and new challenges for its control“, scheduled on July 31 from 14 to 16, will see the active participation of many researchers from the organizations which take part in the XF-ACTORS consortium. The complete agenda of the session is available here.

The ICPP2018 meeting program will highlight the latest information on:

* Trade regulations
* Sustainable production
* The global spread of pathogens
* Innovations in pathogen detection
* Environmental protection for a growing population
* Agricultural systems for the future
* The impact of plant industries on the world economy

Click here for the full program of the congress.

The official website of ICCP2018 is: http://www.icpp2018.org/

ICPP2018 is sponsored by ISPP and organized by the American Phytopathological Society (APS). 2018 will be a notable year for the International Society for Plant Pathology (ISPP) as it celebrates its 50th anniversary and convenes its 11th International Congress of Plant Pathology (ICPP).


July 29 @ 8:00
August 3 @ 17:00
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