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Date/Time
Date(s) - 13/08/2019 - 15/08/2019
All Day

Location
Stamford Plaza

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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 2019 of the New Zealand Plant Protection Society (Inc.) will be held during the conference.

For enquires, please contact the NZPPS secretary.

Symposium

The NZPPS Conference 2019 will be proceeded by the Phytophthora Symposium on Monday the 12th of August.

Accommodation

NZPPS Conference rate at the Stamford Plaza, 22-26 Albert Street, Auckland Central
$205.00 including breakfast
Please book direct at: http://bit.ly/NZPlant-SPAK2019

Programme

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Tuesday 13th August
72nd NZPPS Annual Conference - Day 1
8:30 - 9:30Registration & morning tea/coffee
9:30 - 9:35Conference opening
9:35 - 10:00Opening address: TBC
10:00 - 10:40Keynote: Dr Nik Grunwald, USDA Corvallis
10:40 - 11:15Morning tea
11:15 - 12:20Crop pathogens
12:20 - 1:20Lunch
1:20 - 2:20Biosecurity
2:20 - 3:05Kiwifruit pathogens
3:05 - 3:30Afternoon tea
3:30 - 5:00Workshop: Agrichemical reassessments – what’s the impact on NZ crop protection?
5:00 - 6:30Posters & Book launch / Drinks & nibbles
Wednesday 14th August
72nd NZPPS Annual Conference - Day 2
9:00 - 10:00Apple pathogens
10:00 - 10:30Morning tea
10:30 - 11:15Invited speaker: Dr Joe Neal, NC State University
11:15 - 12:15Weeds
12:15 - 1:15Lunch
1:15 - 3:00Annual general meeting
3:00 - 3:45Imaging
3:45 - 4:15Afternoon tea
4:15 - 5:00Biocontrol 1
6:30Conference dinner
Thursday 15th August
72nd NZPPS Annual Conference - Day 3
9:00 - 10:00Insects
10:00 - 10:30Morning tea
10:30 - 11:30Biocontrol 2
11:30 - 12:00Emerging speaker award & conference closing

Bookings

Bookings are closed for this event.