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EPPO Reporting Service no. 10 - 2017 Num. article: 2017/184

EMPHASIS summer school on ‘Emerging pests and diseases in horticultural crops: innovative solutions for diagnosis and management’ (Grugliasco, IT, 2018-07-02/06)

Within the framework of the EU-funded project EMPHASIS (Effective Management of Pests and Harmful Alien Species – Integrated Solutions), a summer school will be organised by AGROINNOVA (Centre of Competence for Innovation in the Agro-Environmental Field). This training course will take place in Grugliasco (near Torino, Italy) from the 2nd to the 6th of July 2018. This course aims to train young researchers on epidemiological issues related to emerging pests and pathogens, and on innovative management strategies in horticultural systems.
The summer school will include the following three sessions:
  • innovative strategies for diagnosis and management in horticultural crops;
  • emerging pests in horticultural crops;
  • use of LAMP technology.

The deadline for registration is the 31st of May 2018. For more information, consult the summer school website:


EPPO Secretariat (2017-10).