THE 13TH INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM OF THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR TROPICAL ROOT CROPS-AFRICA BRANCH (ISTRC-AB)

Venue: White Sands Hotel, Dar Salam, Tanzania
Date: 5-10 March, 2017
Proposed Theme: The theme of the symposium is “Expanding Collaboration, Catalyzing Innovation of Root Crops for Accelerating Africa’s Economic Growth”.

The proposed sub-themes are:
  • Managing priority genetic resources, cropping systems pests and diseases
  • Commercial Seed System, Agronomy and weed management
  • Postharvest technologies, value chains and market opportunities
  • Enhancing innovative impact through partnerships
  • Mobilizing Investors for Sustainable Root & Tuber Crop Research and Development.
IMPORTANT DATES
  • 30 October, 2016 – Deadline for submission of abstract
  • 30 November, 2016 – Intimation of abstract acceptance
  • 15 January, 2017 – On-line registration of participants
  • 1 February, 2017 – Submission of full Papers /Participation in Exhibition
  • 15 February, 2017 – Submission of Power point
  • 5 March, 2017 – Arrival of Participants
  • 6-10 March, 2017 – Conference

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