December 4-6, 2018; Islamorada, Florida, USA

About the 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


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Conference Quick Links

January 31, 2017 |

Registration Information

Early registration (by November 6, 2018): US$300 (regular), US$200 (students)

Late registration (after November 7, 2018): US$400 (regular), US$300 (students)

January 31, 2017 |

Abstract Submission

Deadline for abstract submission – October 1, 2018.

June 8, 2016 |

Soilborne Oomycete Conference On Twitter

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It is finally happening! The Florida Keys and Cheeca Lodge @cheecalodge are ready to host our 2nd Soilborne Oomycete International Conference on Dec 4-6, 2018. Registration is now open.
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Registration and hotel reservations are now available. Make plans to join us at
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