Warsaw University of Life Sciences

Faculty of Horticulture, Biotechnology and Landscape Architecture

Frontiers of Plant Health

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Schedule of mini-symposia and workshops

Work package 1

March 6th, 2013 – Critical assessment of research priorities in relation to society expectations and the EC and national Plant Health regulations (pre-symposium workshop) March 7-8th, 2013 – Updated policy on plant protection research in response to new pathogens, pests and weeds emerging the European Union area (mini-symposium) March 9th, 2013 – Exploring and protecting innovations through effective management of Intellectual Property (pre-symposium workshop) March 27th 2014 – REGPOT PL 2014 – Experience of the REGPOT-PL projects in improving competence in the future EC projects’ management (mini-symposium)

March 28th 2014 – REGPOT PL 2014 – Improving the planning and management of the projects in the new EU Programme – Horizon 2020 (workshop in Polish)

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Work package 2

April 1-2, 2014
Opportunities for enhancement of Integrated Pest Management (mini-symposium) April 3, 2014 – workshops: 1. On-farm behaviour of Rhagoletis cerasi, R. cingulata and Drosophila suzukii and its modelling for enhancement of IPM 2. Genetically modified plants and their effect on biodiversity (focusing on the potential effect of new GM trees) click for more information

Work package 3

September 16-17th, 2013 – Modern scientific and analytical equipment and its application for quality evaluation of plant material (workshop) September 18-19th, 2013 – Quality of fresh produce, herbs and vegetables – from field to fork (mini-symposium) September 20th, 2013 – Biostimulators and pro-ecological protection methods-theory and practice (workshop) click for more information

Work package 4

February 28th, 2013 – Resistance to acetolactate synthase inhibiting herbicides: mechanisms, epidemiology and prevention (mini-symposium) March 1st, 2013 – Molecular identification of mutation in als gene (workshop) May 28-29th, 2014 – Plant-associated Microorganisms: an important key to a successful application of phytoremediation (mini-symposium) May 30th, 2014 – Isolation and identification of plant-associated bacteria (workshop) click for more information

Work package 5

September 10 – 11, 2013 – Classical and molecular approaches in plant pathogen taxonomy (mini-symposium) September 12, 2013 – Real-time RT-PCR technique or the detection of the plant viruses (workshop)

Work package 6

October 26th, 2012 – Mechanism of plant pest interaction – discovery and characterization (workshop) July 17-19th, 2013 – 11th International Conference on Reactive Oxygen and Nitrogen Species in Plants (WPHI special sessions) click for more information

Work package 7

November 14-15th, 2013 – 2nd Meeting of Advisory Committee October 23-24th, 2014 – 3rd Meeting of Advisory Committee click for more information