The Symposium will focus on new developments in all aspects of crop protection.


The final programme can be viewed here:



The programme will include an plenary session with two invited speakers and will also include several parallel sessions with submitted papers related to the following subjects:

  • Agricultural Entomology and Acarology
  • Nematology
  • Phytopathology
  • Herbology
  • Formulation and Application Technology; Pesticide Residues: Toxicology and Ecotoxicology
  • Special session: The design and rational use of green and highly selective insecticides



Schedule (CEST) - subject to changes:

08:00                REGISTRATION (building E, ground floor, Agora)

09:30-10:40      PLENARY SESSION (building E, first floor, room 1.002)

10:40-11:10        COFFEE BREAK (building E, ground floor, Agora)

11:10-12:30        ORAL SESSIONS (building E, auditoria)


12:30-13:40       LUNCH (building E, ground floor, restaurant)


13:40-14:40       POSTER SESSION (building E, first floor, hall)

14:40-15:00       COFFEE BREAK (building E, ground floor, Agora)

15:00-17:20        ORAL SESSIONS (building E, auditoria)

17:20                  RECEPTION (building E, ground floor, Agora)


19:30                 BANQUET ('Handelsbeursgebouw - Brasserie Ha', Kouter 29, 9000 Gent)