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Breeding and Varietal Assessment

Section Chairperson:

Sylvie Marhadour, PhD
FN3PT/RD3PT, UMR 1349 INRA/Agrocampus Ouest/Université de Rennes I
Institut de Génétique, Environnement et Protection des Plantes (IGEPP)
Keraiber, 29260 Ploudaniel, France
Phone: (33)2 29 62 63 14 Fax: (33)2 29 62 63 30
sylvie.marhadour@fnpppt.fr  http://www6.rennes.inra.fr/igepp

Forthcoming meetings:

The 18th Joint Meeting of EAPR Breeding and Varietal Assessment Section and EUCARPIA Section Potatoes. Date: November 15th – 18th, 2015. Location: Hotel Aequa,  Vico Equense, (close to Sorrento), Italy. Hosted by: Domenico Carputo, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II. Contact: carputo@cds.unina.it

The registration and the abstract submission for the 18th Triennial Meeting of the EAPR Section ‘Breeding and Varietal Assessment’ and the EUCARPIA Section ‘Potatoes’ have to be done on the dedicated web site : http://www.pqsonline.it/corsi-congressi/assessment-section-and-the-eucarpia-section-potatoes

The paper submission will be open until 31 July. The registration fee includes attendance of presentations, all meals, 3 nights accommodation, as well as refreshments throughout the conference. Early registration closes on 31 July

Registration Fees (all figures in EUR and per person):

Before 31 July 2015

  • EAPR or EUCARPIA member: EUR 400 Single Room or EUR 300 Double Room (per person)
  • Non-Member: EUR 450 Single Room or EUR 350 Double Room (per person)
  • Graduate or PhD student: EUR 300 Single Room or EUR 230 Double Room (per person)

After 31 July 2015

  • EAPR or EUCARPIA member: EUR 500 Single Room or EUR 400 Double Room (per person)
  • Non-Member: EUR 550 Single Room or EUR 450 Double Room (per person)
  • Graduate or PhD student: EUR 400 Single Room or EUR 330 Double Room (per person)

Local organising committee: Riccardo Aversano, Amalia Barone, Maria Raffaella Ercolano, Edgardo Filippone, Luigi Frusciante, Domenico Carputo (contact person, carputo@unina.it).
Scientific committee: Glenn Bryan, Domenico Carputo, Finlay Dale, Luigi Frusciante, Dan Milbourne, Vanessa Prigge

Download the Second Announcement here

Download the First Announcement here


Recent meetings:

17th joint meeting of EAPR Breeding and Varietal Assessment Section and EUCARPIA Section Potato in Hévíz (Hungary), June 30 – July 4, 2013. Contact : Zsolt Polgár (polg-zs@georgikon.hu ) – Topic : “The challenges of improving both quality and resistance to biotic and abiotic stresses in potato”  http://www.hutton.ac.uk/eapr-eucarpia2013

18th Triennial Conference in Oulu, Finland

The 2010 tri-annual conference organised by EAPR-Eucarpia sections Breeding and Varietal Assessment was held in Wageningen, The Netherlands, 27–30 June 2010. The theme of the conference was: Potato Breeding after completion of the DNA Sequence of the Potato Genome.  The Abstracts of the meeting are published in Potato Research (2010) 53: 199-252.  http://www.eapr.net/publications/