Call for abstracts

The Joint Meeting of IUFRO's WP 7.03.05 & WP 7.03.10, held in Thessaloniki, Greece, 11-15 September, 2017, welcomes the submission of abstracts for original contribution to the field. The main issues that the 2017 Conference will address include but are not limited to:
  • physiological and genetic interactions between trees and harmful biotic impacts, including resistance mechanisms
  • biological and applied aspects of tree diseases;
  • environment/ pathogen interactions in forest decline
  • the biology and control of forest tree insects
  • impacts of air pollution on forest trees and forest ecosystems, including diagnosis, monitoring, biology, genetics and treatment of polluted forests and other wooded lands.
  • forest insect and disease survey methods with strategies for integrated pest management
  • methods of advisory service in forest protection
  • information about actual pest and disease occurrence situation as well as about new harmful organisms in forests
  • research activity in forest research of unit members
  • Genetics of Bark Beetles and Associated Microorganisms

Important Dates:

  • 31 May 2017:   Extended Deadline for abstract submission
  • 15 June 2017:  Notification of acceptance of abstracts