13th ISHS Symposium on the Processing Tomato

The 13th ISHS Symposium on the Processing Tomato will be held in parallel with the 11th World Processing Tomato Congress in Sirmione (Italy) on 8-11 June 2014. This Symposium is the world’s premier event for the processing tomato production chain.

This unique forum brings together academics, researchers, students with growers, processors and industry suppliers from around the world to share the latest knowledge and advances in this globally important industry. It is jointly organised by the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS), the Mediterranean International Association of the Processing Tomato (AMITOM) and the World Processing Tomato Council (WPTC).

Abstract submissions for the symposium can now be made via the Congress and Symposium website where you will find all the guidelines and information about the timetable, hotels and travel grants available. The call for papers will close on 31st October 2013.

For more details go to:  http://www.ishs.org/symposium/407 or contact the Conveners, Adriano Battilani (CER, Bologna, Italy – battilani@consorziocer.it); Montaña Cámara (UCM, Madrid, Spain – mcamara@farm.ucm.es); and the Symposium Secretary, Sophie Colvine (WPTC, Avignon, France – wptc2014@tomate.org )