International Conference on Plant Protection in the Tropics (10th ICPPT)

Melaka 10th ICPPT

First Announcement: Call for Papers

The Malaysian Plant Protection Society (MAPPS) is pleased to organize the 10th International Conference on Plant Protection in the Tropics (10th ICPPT) from 06 – 08 August, 2018, at Melaka International Trade Centre (MITC) Melaka, Malaysia. You are cordially invited to participate in the conference.

The 10th ICPPT with the theme “Revolutionising Plant Protection Towards Agriculture 4.0” will focus on developments in the science of plant protection and discuss challenges faced by researchers, practitioners and consumers on problems related to plant protection. The programme will accommodate a keynote address with two plenary papers, concurrent oral sessions and poster presentations. The conference will cover the following subjects;

• Plant Pathology
• Entomology
• Biocontrol and Biopesticide
• Biosecurity and Invasive species
• Biotechnology and Diagnostic Advancement
• Epidemiology and Modelling
• Good Agriculture Practices
• Pesticide Science
• Pest Management
• Pesticide Application Technology
• Urban Pest Management
• Vertebrate Pests
• Weed Science

Academicians, scientists, industrialists, environmental and natural resources experts, policy makers, entrepreneurs, students, post graduate researchers and interested individuals are welcomed to attend.

Download 10th ICPPT First Announcement (PDF file) for details on conference fee and payment information.

Online registration

Online registration is available at the following URL:

Abstract submission and oral/poster presentation

Please see the guidelines for abstract submission and oral/poster presentation here.

Example template for Abstract submission (updated April 6, 2018).