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).
ICPP 2018: Plant Health in A Global Economy
will take place at the
Hynes Convention Center
in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., a city rich in the historic roots of the founding of America. ICPP 2018 will be a celebration of the Congressâ€™ 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!
ICPP 2018 is sponsored by ISPP and organized by the American Phytopathological Society (APS).
The 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