THE SCIENCE OF PESTICIDE RESISTANCE
Organised by Rothamsted Research and hosted at our headquarters in Hertfordshire, UK, the 8th International Meeting on Pesticide Resistance will cover the latest work on resistance to insecticides, fungicides and herbicides.
The programme will include talks, posters and presentations under three headings “Molecular Mechanisms and Genomics”, “Evolution and Selection” and “Monitoring, Field Studies and IPM”. It will bring together a wide range of academics, students, industry and stakeholder representatives to engage with the insights and strategies arising from the most up-to-date research.
This is always a popular meeting and spaces will be allocated on a first come/first served basis.
The registration fee of £350 including VAT will include attendance for the three days of the Conference, refreshments and lunch each day, an evening reception buffet dinner on the first evening, a Conference dinner on the second evening and a book of abstracts.
Accommodation is available at the hotels below where special rates have been agreed. Accommodation should be booked and paid for directly with the hotels.
Aubrey Park Hotel
Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf & Spa
Transport will be provided to and from the hotels but this must be booked at time of registering for the Conference. Please note the transfers are as follows:
Monday 16th September and Tuesday 17th September all transfers accommodation/dinner/conference included
Wednesday 18th September to Conference only
SUBMITTING AN OFFER TO TALK/PRESENT
Please read the information below if you wish to submit an offer to talk/present at Resistance '19.
Submit offers to email@example.com
Offers of an Oral Presentation or of a Poster + 2 minutes talk must be submitted by 28th February 2019
Offers for a Poster must be submitted by 31st May 2019
Please attach a single sheet abstract set out as follows:
Title of abstract to be in bold and centered
Authors’ names should be presenting author listed first, names separated by commas, no full stop at the end
Affiliation listed as Department, Institution, Nation (details of address not required)
E-mail address of corresponding author on separate line
The abstract must be no more than 200 words. It should be typed in a single continuous paragraph without breaks or numbers or bullet points. All text should be in 12 point Times New Roman or a similar typeface. The text should be “justified”.
TO BE ANNOUNCED
Accepted Invited Speakers:
Opening Speaker: Jon Knight, Head of Crop Health & Protection (Horticulture), AHDB
Molecular Mechanisms and Genomics
Fungicides: Sabine Fillinger, INRA, France
Herbicides: Mithila Jugulam, Kansas State Uni, USA
Insecticides: Chris Bass, Uni Exeter, UK
Evolution, Selection and Monitoring
Fungicides: Alexey Mikaberidze, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Herbicides: Patrick Tranel, University of Illinois
Insecticides: Anastasia Tsagkarakou, Hellenic Ag. Organization, Greece
Field Studies and IPM
Fungicides: Guido Schnabel, Clemson, USA
Herbicides: Hugh Beckie, Uni Western Australia
Insecticides: Aaron Gassmann, Iowa State Uni, USA