The Polytechnic University of Marche and the Council for Agricultural Research and Economics (CREA), in conjunction with the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS) invite you to the International Strawberry Symposium (ISS). The ISHS-ISS will take place virtually from May 1 till May 5, 2021. On May 5 the director of Naktuinbouw, John van Ruiten will present the strawberry certification scheme in the Netherlands.
This edition of the ISHS-ISS2021 aims to bridge the gap between academia and strawberry industries, involving everyone interested in strawberry, from research, production, industries, market and consumers.
The ISHS-ISS2021 will be accessible to experts in the world, in particular from developing countries where strawberry production is expanding not only as an industry but also as an opportunity for rural development and improvement of quality of life.
The scientists will have the opportunity to present the most updated scientific results, to meet colleagues for further scientific and technical exchange, for developing ideas for new scientific projects and new interdisciplinary and applied collaborations.
Join the free virtual tours
- Virtual technical tour to Martorano 5 field (Cesena) – May 5
- Virtual technical tour to southern areas
- Technical day – May 5
Morning: Breeding value workshop
Afternoon 14.30-17.00: CIVI Italia workshop
In this afternoon John van Ruiten, director of Naktuinbouw will present the strawberry certification scheme in the Netherlands. Other countries that present their scheme are Spain and the USA.
- Virtual berry school – May 6, 2021
For more information please visit the website of the ISHS-ISS Symposium.