International Society of Horticultural Sciences
Agricultural University of Athens, Greece
Hellenic Society of Phytiatry
We are pleased to inform you that our proposal for holding the IX International Symposium on Soil and Substrate Disinfestation in Heraklion, Crete, Greece on 9-13 September 2018, was positively considered and elected by the members of the Commission Plant Protection, ISHS Commission Plant Substrates and soilless cultures, ISHS Working Group on Soil borne pathogens.
Following the positive message of ISHS secretariat (March 18th, 2016) in our proposal, the local organizing Committee is delighted to announce that the Symposium will be organized by the Hellenic Society of Phytiatry and the Department of Plant Pathology, Agricultural University of Athens, Greece, under the aegis of the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS).
The IX SD 2018 Symposium will follow the tradition of the previous Symposia in its format, organized in the past in Louvain, Belgium and Torino, Italy and will also include new topics, according to the progress of the research carried out as well as to the new challenges posed by new regulations and policies in the field of soil and substrate disinfestation as will be formalized by the suggestions of the International Scientific Committee.
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Scientists from Crete working in the field of soil and substrate disinfestation or related to the soil disinfestation will be also included to take care of the organization on the spot.
Indicate Session for your Abstract accoring to the Provisional list of Sessions below, or propose a new session
1. ANAEROBIC SOIL DISINFESTATION
2. BIOSOLARIZATION, BIOFUMIGATION AND NON-FUMIGANT SOIL DISINFESTATION TECHNOLOGIES
3. DISINFESTATION OF SOIL SUBSTRATES
4. CONTROL OF SOILBORNE DISEASES IN SOILLESS CULTURES
5. SOIL DISINFESTATION AND INVASIVE PATHOGENS
6. SOIL DISINFESTATION IN ORGANIC FARMING
7. THE ROLE OF NEW SOIL FUMIGANTS
8. SOIL MICROBIOME AND SOILBORNE DISEASE CONTROL
9. LONG-SCALE BIOCONTROL APPLICATIONS
10. NEMATODES AND WEEDS
11. TOOLS FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF SOIL INFESTATION AND DISINFESTATION
12. OTHER ………………..please indicate
Online submission will be available soon
|Registration Type||Early Bird until 28/02/2018||Late Bird from 24/02/2018 until onsite|
|ISHS Members||470 €||550 €|
|Non ISHS Members||550 €||630 €|
|Students||350 €||400 €|
|One day Registration||200 €||200 €|
|Accompanying Persons||200 €||200 €|
|Excursion & dinner||90 €||90 €|
Online registration will be available soon
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