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Genetic resistances to plant viruses and their vectors
Future and Past Events

Below are details of all events and meetings associated with the ResistVir Project and other related events and meetings.

Future Events
Date Description Host Other Info.
September 5-7, 2010 The Association of Applied Biologists and the Dutch Society of Plant Virology
An International Conference - Advances in Plant Virology
Arnhem, The Netherlands AAB web site
Registration is open
Deadline for call of papers: 31 May


Past ResistVir Events
Date Description Host Other Info.
November 23-27, 2008 ResistVir International Conference
"Genetic control of plant pathogenic viruses and their vectors: towards new resistance strategies"
Puerto de Santa María
Cádiz, Spain
Conference Web Site

Presentation and abstracts
February 20-23, 2008 5th ResistVir meeting
Seminar: Legislation, Technology Practices, Regulations and Intellectual Property
Workshop: Transgenic plants in Europe: public acceptance and regulatory bottleneck
Prof. Dr. Margit Laimer
Universität für Bodenkultur
Vienna, Austria
5-7 July 06 ResistVir Month 18 Meeting Alan H. Schulman Head, Genomics Research Professor, Plant Breeding Biotechnology, Unitas Conference Centre, Vuosaari
MTT Agrifood Research
1-3 Feb 06 ResistVir 12 Month Meeting Dr. Miguel Aranda Consejo Superior De Investigaciones Científicas Hotel Meliá, Alicante
2 Feb 06 One-Day Workshop on "Advances in sources, mechanisms and durability of resistance against plant viruses and their vectors" Dr. Miguel Aranda - Consejo Superior De Investigaciones Cientificas Hotel Meliá, Alicante
7– 8 Jul 05 ResistVir 6 Month Meeting Prof. Dr. Filiz Ertunç -
University of Ankara
Dedeman Hotel, Ankara
28 Feb – 1 Mar 05 ResistVir Kick-off Meeting Dr. Marina Barba -
Istituto Sperimentale Per La Patologia Vegetale


Past Other Events
Date Description Host Other Info.
June 20-24, 2010 XIth Plant Virus Epidemiology Symposium
Plant viruses: Exploiting Agricultural and Natural Ecosystems Alike
Cornell University, USA ICPVE web site
June 12-16, 2010 EMBO Workshop
Genomic approaches to interactions between plant viruses, their hosts and their vectors
organized by Dr Gian Paolo Accotto (Istituto di Virologia Vegetale, CNR, Torino Italy)
Fenestrelle, Italy Workshop web page

Conference flyer (pdf)

Deadline for online registration & abstract submission: March 14, 2010
May 30 - June 4, 2010 Conference organized by ESF in partnership with EMBO
Antiviral Applications of RNA Interference
organized by Ben Berkhout (University of Amsterdam) with Jens Kurreck (University of Stuttgart) and Juan Antonio Garcia Alvarez (Centro Nacional de Biotecnologie)
Sant Feliu de Guixols (Costa Brava), Spain Conference web page

Conference flyer (pdf)

Closing date for applications: March 9, 2010
February 23-26, 2010 EMBO World Lecture Course
Virus-Host: Partners in Pathogenicity
San Jose, Costa Rica Conference Web site

Deadline for registration: September 25, 2009.
September 26-30, 2009 Conférence Jacques Monod
Understanding emergence of infectious diseases: focus on new experimental and theorical approaches to virus evolution
Roscoff, France Conference Web page

Deadline for application: April 30, 2009
September 16-17, 2009 The Association of Applied Biologists
Potatoes: viruses and their vectors
University of York, United Kingdom Conference Web page
September 1-4, 2009 8th International Symposium "Recent Advances in Plant Biotechnology"
New Developments in Green Gene Technology
Szeged, Hungary First announcement
Conference Web page
July 5-10, 2009 XXI International Conference on Virus and other Graft Transmissible Diseases of Fruit Crops Neustadt, Germany Conference presentation
Conference Web site
April 22-24, 2009 Workshop of the Plant Virus Ecology Network ICGEB, Italy
April 1-3, 2009 The Association of Applied Biologists
An International Conference - Advances in Plant Virology
Harrogate International Centre, United Kingdom Conference Web page
August 24-29, 2008 9th International Congress of Plant Pathology Lingotto Conference Center
Torino, Italy
Congress Web Site
August 10-15, 2008 14th International Congress of Virology Istanbul, Turkey Congress Web Site
July 12-16, 2008 27th ASV Annual Meeting 2008 American Society for Virology Conference
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY, USA
Conference Web Site
June 22-26, 2008 4th EPSO CONFERENCE VVF "La Badine" at Presqu'île de Giens (near Toulon) in Southern France Conference Web Site
May 21-24, 2008 9th EUCARPIA International Meeting on Cucurbitaceae International Conference Centre of Avignon within the Palace of the Popes (south-east of France) Conference Web Site
Proceedings on line
April 2-4, 2008 11th EBSA Annual Conference Florence, Italy Conference poster (pdf)
March 27-28, 2008 Jahrestreffen des DPG-Arbeitskreises "Viruskrankheiten der Pflanzen"
Annual meeting of the DPG working group "Virus diseases of plants"
Neustadt an der Weinstrasse, Germany The meeting will take place by AlPlanta - Institute for Plant Research in Neustadt an der Weinstrasse
DPG Web site
September 11-12, 2007 AAB Virology Group Meeting
Advances in Virology
University of Greenwich, UK Conference Web Site
28 May - 1 June 06 European Plant Science Organisation 3rd Annual EPSO Conference. Thermal Hotel, Visegrád