International Soilborne Oomycete Conference

Phytophthora fruit rot of watermelon.

Phytophthora fruit rot of watermelon caused by Phytophthora capsici.

Scientists working on oomycete pathogens of a variety of crops will present and discuss recent advancement in various aspects of oomycetes, including biology, epidemiology, taxonomy, genetics, diversity, host resistance, chemical control, and integrated disease management. Representatives from world leading companies will present updates on new product development and registration. The meeting will provide a great platform for global scientific community to network and discuss collaborations to combat plant diseases caused by oomycete pathogens. Scientific researchers, students and industry representatives are warmly welcome to attend this conference.


Alex Csinos, University of Georgia, USA
Pingsheng Ji, University of Georgia, USA
Pamela Roberts, University of Florida, USA
Conference Organizers