The Malaysian Plant Protection Society (MAPPS) is pleased to organize the 9th International Conference on Plant Protection in the Tropics (9th ICPPT) from August 3 – 5, 2016, at Hilton Hotel, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia with the theme “Healthy Crops for a Healthy World”
The conference will focus on developments in the science of plant protection and discuss challenges faced by researchers, practitioners and consumers on problems related to plant protection. The programme will accommodate a keynote address with two plenary papers, concurrent oral sessions and poster presentations.
The conference will cover the following subjects:
- Plant Pathology
- Biocontrol and Biopesticide
- Biosecurity and Invasive species
- Biotechnology and Diagnostic Advancement
- Epidemiology and Modelling
- Good Agriculture Practices
- Pesticide Science
- Pest Management
- Pesticide Application Technology
- Urban Pest Management
- Vertebrate Pests
- Weed Science
For more information:
Download the first announcement PDF full brochure (revised) for details on conference fee and payment information.
Submission of extended abstracts
Extended abstracts submissions are for oral or poster presentations. Submission deadline is April 30, 2016. Please send us your abstract, together with information on the presenting author, as an attachment per e-mail before the deadline.
More detailed information will be provided in a second announcement later this year (December). In addition, updates will be regularly posted on the MAPPS website.
- Extended abstracts due : April 30, 2016.
- Early bird payment due : April 30, 2016.
- Regular payment due : June 30, 2016.
Below are the details for the payment instructions. Direct bank transfers in RM/USD should be routed to:
Account name: 9th ICPPT
Bank name: Maybank
Account no.: 012147500839
Swift code: MBBEMYKL
Students should provide a valid proof of current student status. Delegates will receive a receipt after payment is successfully received
- (Latest update) 10 Oct 2015: First announcement brochure updated, with conference fees revisions for international participants.
Dr. Siti Izera Ismail
Secretary of 9th ICPPT
Department of Plant Protection, Block E,
Universiti Putra Malaysia,
43400 UPM Serdang, Selangor Darul Ehsan,
Fax : +603 8938 1014