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International Congress of Plant Pathology (ICPP) Conference
July 27, 2018 - August 4, 2018
Our Diagnostician – Sheila McBride & Extension Assistant – Corinne Rhodes will be attending & presenting their research at the annual APS/ICPP meeting in Boston, MA.
Leading experts from around the world will present the latest advances and innovations, celebrate progress, and set a vision for assuring plant health in a global economy. The vision of the Congress – 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 – reflects the broad and unique position plant pathology holds within the international community of scientists.
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