Upcoming Conferences and Meetings

2020 World Conference on Natural Resource Modeling

The World Conference on Natural Resource Modeling, organized annually by the Resource Modeling Association, brings together scientists, stakeholders, and students interested in mathematical modeling of renewable and exhaustible resources. The next World Conference will be held 8-10 January 2020 in Valparaiso, Chile. The theme is “Decision support methods for natural systems at risk”.

Panel on Challenges in Risk Assessment – 2020

A Panel on Challenges in Pest Risk Assessment will take place at the 60th Anniversary Scientific Session of the Institute of Plant Protection-National Research Institute, which will be held 11-13 February 2020 in Poznań, Poland. The Panel (which will take place on 13 February) is being organized in cooperation with IPRRG. For more details and to register, please go here.

IPRRG 2020

This will be the fourteenth annual meeting of the International Pest Risk Research Group. The meeting will be held in late August or early 2020 in Nairobi, Kenya. IPRRG is hosting the meeting with support from CABI and the Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS). More details will be made available on the IPRRG 2020 page in the coming months.

International Plant Health Conference – 2020

The first International Plant Health Conference (IPHC) will be convened in Helsinki, Finland on 5-8 October 2020. Its main theme will be “Protecting Plant Health in a Changing World”. Hosted by the government of Finland, the IPHC will be one of the key events of the International Year of Plant Health (IYPH). The objective of the conference is to provide for the first time a forum to discuss global scientific, technical and regulatory plant health issues in a conference setting and at the same time advocate plant health to the media and general public. Registration will be open soon from the conference’s main page.

Note: IPRRG is looking to organize an event in Helsinki during the week of the IPHC. Details will be made available as soon as possible.