26TH ASIAN-PACIFIC WEED SCIENCE SOCIETY CONFERENCE
The 26th Asian-Pacific Weed Science Society Conference (APWSS 2017) will be held
on September 19-22, 2017 at the Kyoto Research Park, Kyoto, Japan
The theme of the conference is "Weed Science for People, Agriculture, and Nature." Weed science is a comprehensive research area that covers ecology, biology and chemistry related to weed control and management. Weed science is nowadays an advanced science that is closely linked to human societies. We should use interdisciplinary and multifaceted approach to address future weed science and management. Attending the 26th APWSS conference will provide an excellent opportunity to meet experts in weed science and the respective fields and learn to apply your new-found knowledge when you return home.
The host city, Kyoto, is the ancient capital of Japan and is recognized worldwide as the country’s historical, cultural and spiritual heart. The city offers you numerous cultural and unique experiences with its countless shrines, temples, and architectural masterpieces including 17 UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Sites. Mid-September is one of the best times to visit Kyoto. We suggest you to take a nice walk and to enjoy the streets and local sightseeing spots before and after attending the conference.
The deadline of the call for papers is May 31, 2017.
Other important links are as follows:
Secretariat e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr Rie Miyaura
Weed Science Society of Japan