The Congress is supported by a grant from the City of Prague  

 

Congress Motto: 
"Weed Science and Management to Feed the Planet"

 

THANK YOU FOR YOUR PARTICIPATION!

 
Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the Local Organizing Committee and the Program Committee, we want to thank you most sincerely for your participation in the  7th International Weed Science Congress.

We hope that your time with us was enjoyable and you had very pleasant experience as guests in Prague. 

Congress Secretariat

GUARANT International spol. s r.o.
Na Pankráci 17
140 21  Prague 4
Czech Republic

Tel: +420 284 001 444
Fax: +420 284 001 448

E-mail: iwsc2016@guarant.cz

 

THE CONGRESS IN NUMBERS

 
  • The Congress was attended by 640 participants out of 687 totally registered participants.
     
  • The participants arrived from all over the world. The highest number of participants arrived from Europe. 175 participants arrived from America, 147 from Asia, 27 from Australia and 19 from Africa.


     
  • The participants arrived from 56 countries.
     
  • Total presentations in programme - 354
     
  • 398 posters has been presented during two poster sessions
     

PARTNERS

 

AUSPICES

 
The Congress is organized under the auspices of HE Marian Jurečka, the Minister of Agriculture
of the Czech Republic
 

MOBILE APP

Mobile App - Special mobile application has been prepared for the attandees of the IWSC 2016. 
More information
 

PLENARY SPEAKERS

We are proud to announce the following plenary speakers: 
  • Prof. Dr. Petr Pyšek (Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic):
    Global perspective on plant invasions
  • Dr. Hermann Stübler (Bayer Crop Science, Germany):
    Weed Control at the Cross Roads – Which innovations are at the horizon
  • Dr. Lewis H. Ziska (USDA-ARS, USA):
    Climate Change, CO2 and the consequences for weed biology: Threats and opportunities
  • Christoph Schulze-Stentrop (Hardi, Denmark):
    Application technique – The challenge of future spraying
     

SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM

We are happily announcing that the number of submitted abstracts exceeded 800 and we have many highly cited and  influential scientists  from 57 countries on board.  The detailed scientific program is available here.