12th Meeting of the International Pest Risk Research Group
16th – 19th October 2018
Meeting Announcement: The International Pest Risk Research Group (IPRRG) will be hosting its 12th annual meeting in association with the Taiwan Agricultural Research Institute (TARI) and National Chung Hsing University (NCHU) from Tuesday 16th through Friday 19th October 2018 in Taichung, Taiwan.
Call for Abstracts: Oral and poster presentations are invited on all aspects of pest risk research. Pests include any species, strain or biotype of plant, animal or pathogenic agent injurious to plants or animals. Presentations on the meeting theme, âBurgeoning Asian Trade Connectivity: Implications for International Pest Risksâ, are particularly welcomed but those describing advances in modelling and mapping risks (e.g. pathway analysis, species distribution modelling, spread modelling, uncertainty analysis, climate change impacts and vector-borne disease risk), impact assessment, and communicating risks to policy makers will also be accepted. University students are encouraged to participate fully.
Abstracts (maximum 250 words) should be submitted by 15 June 2018.
Please fill out the submission form as completely as possible. Required fields are outlined in red.
Thanks, and we look forward to seeing you in Taichung!