8th Conference of the European Foundation for Plant Pathology & BSPP Presidential Meeting 2006

Sustainable disease management: the European perspective

The 8th Conference of the European Foundation for Plant Pathology and the BSPP Presidential Meeting was held at KVL - The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Copenhagen from 13th - 17th of August 2006.


Abstracts of the all platform and poster sessions can be downloaded here (1 MB PDF)


The PH Gregory Offered Paper Competition was won by Mary Coates, Warwick HRI, University of Warwick, UK for a presentation entitled 'Searching for Avirulence Genes in Hyaloperonospora parasitica'
The John Colhoun Poster Competition was won by Stephen Thompson, States of Jersey Environment Department, Trinity, Jersey, Channel Islands, UK for his poster: 'Two quantitative assays to detect Rhizoctonia solani AG-3 in soil and their use in categorising risk levels to potato crops'.

Photographs from the Conference

Photos provided by John Clarkson, David Collinge and Emily Clewes.

Jenny Shattock and Diane Hird,
Editorial Assistants of the BSPP Journals Plant Pathology and Molecular Plant Pathology

General Conference Pictures


Civic Reception


Conference Dinner


Copenhagen Bars


Copenhagen Sights