Date(s) - 14/08/2018 - 16/08/2018
The NZPPS conference is New Zealand’s prime venue for the exchange of scientific information on all aspects of plant protection.
Oral presentations include invited speakers and summaries of papers published in our peer-reviewed journal, New Zealand Plant Protection. The conference also features a lively poster session, with abstracts from posters also being published in the journal.
The annual general meeting for 2018 of the New Zealand Plant Protection Society (Inc.) will be held during the conference.
Discounted accommodation is available at the Rutherford Hotel for conference delegates. Please use the code below when making your booking. Limited rooms are available at this rate.
Details: Premium Room (room only) @ $195.00 per night (incl GST)
Block Code: 356701
A full programme can be downloaded here.
|Tuesday 14th August||71st NZPPS Annual Conference - Day 1|
|9:00 - 9:30||Registration & morning tea/coffee|
|9:30 - 10:30||Introduction & conference opening|
|10:30 - 12:00||Grape & kiwifruit pathogens|
|1:10 - 2:20||Weeds|
|2:20 - 3:30||Crop pests 1|
|4:05 - 5:00||Crop pests 2|
|5:00 - 6:30||Poster / Drinks & nibbles|
|Wednesday 15th August||71st NZPPS Annual Conference - Day 2|
|8:50 - 10:20||Apple pathogens|
|10:50 - 12:20||Beneficial insects|
|1:30 - 3:30||Annual general meeting|
|4:00 - 5:10||Pasture pests|
|Thursday 16th August||71st NZPPS Annual Conference - Day 3|
|8:45 - 10:15||Other pathogens|
|10:45 - 11:40||Apple pests|
|11:40 - 12:35||Rust pathogens|
|12:35 - 12:50||Emerging speaker award & conference closing|