2019 IPPS SA 22nd Annual Conference - Stellenbosch

5 March 2019 - 7 March 2019

'Plant propagation: Into the Future' 

22nd Annual Conference - Protea Hotel Techno Park Stellenbosch

We're calling on subject matter experts willing to share their knowledge by presenting a paper at the 2019 IPPS Southern Africa Conference.

The theme for 2019 is 'Plant Propagation: Into the Future' and the aim of the conference is to explore the ways in which the horticulture industry, including affiliated businesses and farmers, are adapting to ever-changing market and environmental conditions.

We invite speakers to present a 20 minute formal format talk on a topic relating to the theme of the conference. 10 minutes will be provided for questions and discussions after each presentation.

We kindly request that presentations include one of the following suggested focus areas relating to our theme:

  • Succulents - propagation & medium
  • Edibles - grafting
  • Ornamentals - tissue culture
  • Indigenous - Fynbos & Western Cape
  • Fynbos companion plants
  • Indigenous plants suitable throughout South Africa
  • Exotic plants that do well in South Africa
  • New production methods that you have tested because of trying times

Please submit paper proposals by 30th October to:

IPPS Southern Africa Secretary, Judy Bucchianeri secretary.ippssa@gmail.com

IPPS organising committee representative, Gaye Thorpe ipps2019@shadowlands.co.za .

PLEASE help us make 2019 a highly successful and informative conference by sharing your valuable knowledge.