NZPPS Symposium 2022

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Date(s) - 08/08/2022
All Day

Christchurch Town Hall


Plant pathogens that keep us awake: past, present and future threats to native species

Join us for a day of invited presentations focussed on microbial threats to our native taonga plants. Leading scientists, kaitiaki, international experts and representatives from government agencies will bring attendees up to date with progress on myrtle rust, kauri dieback, Pacific biosecurity, Ceratocystis, Xylella and more. The day will conclude with a networking and poster session. See you there!


The day starts with registrations opening at 8:15am before the the Mihi/opening address from 8:45am. The program moves through past pathogens, present pathogens, then onto future pathogens, ending with the poster and networking session to 6:30pm.

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Those interested in submitting a poster for the symposium should submit an abstract (maximum 250 words) to Renee Johansen ( by 7th July 2022.

Purchase Tickets

Register for the Symposium using the booking form provided below. You can purchase tickets for multiple attendees and pay through bank transfer or credit card.

If you have any trouble or queries please contact the secretary


Ticket Type Price Spaces
Symposium Standard Ticket $90.00
Symposium Student Ticket $50.00

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