International Conference on Plant protection in the Tropics (12th ICPPT)

Call for Papers

12th International Conference on Plant Protection in the Tropics (12th ICPPT)
25th – 27th September 2024,
Olive Tree Hotel,
Penang, Malaysia

Cultivating Tomorrow’s Future: Bridging Plant Protection Innovation and Sustainability in a Changing Climate

We would like to invite you to present your valuable research paper at the 12th International Conference on Plant Protection in the Tropics (12th ICPPT) from 25th to 27th September 2024, at Olive Tree Hotel, Penang, Malaysia organized by MALAYSIAN PLANT PROTECTION SOCIETY (MAPPS). As host, it is hoped that you can give strong support in attending this conference.

The 12th  ICPPT with the theme Cultivating Tomorrow’s Future: Bridging Plant Protection Innovation and Sustainability in a Changing Climate 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 conference will cover the following subtopics on:

  • Plant Diseases
  • Vertebrate and Invertebrate Pests
  • Pesticides Science and Technology
  • Monitoring and Diagnostic Advancement
  • Internet of Things (IoT) in Pest Management
  • Epidemiology and Modelling
  • Sustainable Pests management
  • Biotechnology and Crop Management
  • Weed Science
  • Food Security and Safety
  • UAV and Drone Technology in Plant Protection

Online Registration

Online registration is available at the following URL:

Submission of abstracts

Submission of abstract is compulsory for both oral and poster presentations. Abstract must be written in English.

Please submit your abstract in Microsoft Word document format via e-mail to icppt12@gmail.com. Submission deadline is by July 31th, 2024.

Please see the following documents for more details on abstract submission and oral/poster presentation:

Registration/Conference Fees (updated on March 14, 2024)

Early Bird Rates (Before March 31, 2024 June 30, 2024)
International participant: USD 400
International student: USD 250
Local participant: RM 1000
Local student: RM 650
MAPPS member: RM 850
Associate members (min of 3 persons): RM 850

Regular rates
International participant: USD 500
International student: USD 300
Local participant: RM 1200
Local student: RM 700
MAPPS member: RM 1000
Associate members (min of 3 persons): RM 1000

Contact Details

Dr. Norazua Zakaria
Secretary of 12th ICPPT
Department of Crop Science, Faculty of Agriculture,
Universiti Putra Malaysia,
43400 Serdang, Selangor Darul Ehsan,
MALAYSIA.
Phones: +603 – 9769 4946
E-mail: 12thicppt@gmail.com

Other Details

Other details are to be announced soon back later for updates!

Update Log:

  • February 24, 2024: First Announcement posted, and 12th ICPPT page creation
  • March 14, 2024: Submission of Abstracts added, Early Bird Deadline updated