Eszterházy Károly University (Eger, Hungary), in collaboration with Plant Protection Institute, Centre for Agricultural Research, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (Budapest, Hungary) and Centre for Crop Health, University of Southern Queensland (Toowoomba, Australia), will host the next Powdery Mildew Genomics Workshop in Eger, Hungary, on 14-15 September 2017.

Levente Kiss
University of Southern Queensland (USQ, Australia) and Centre for Agricultural Research, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA-ATK, Hungary)

Scientific Committee:
Ralph Panstruga (Aachen University, Germany)
Pietro Spanu (Imperial College London, UK)
Kálmán Zoltán Váczy (Eszterházy Károly University, Hungary)
Gábor M. Kovács (Eötvös Loránd University and MTA-ATK, Hungary)
Levente Kiss (USQ, Australia; and MTA-ATK, Hungary)

This is the 6th international workshop dedicated to the genomics, proteomics, genetics, cell biology and other aspects of powdery mildew research. Students, postdocs and senior scientists interested in these topics are all welcome to join the workshop.

Registration for the workshop is now open: click here to register and submit the title(s) of your presentation(s). The closing date for registration is 30 June 2017. The Scientific Committee will design the programme which will be sent to the participants by 15 August 2017 at the latest.

There is no registration fee; the workshop dinner on 14 September is covered by our sponsors. Participants are requested to book their accommodation by themselves in Eger.

A special shuttle service will operate for participants from Budapest airport to Eger on 13 September, and back to Budapest airport on 15 September in the afternoon and also on 16 September in the morning; the cost of a return ticket will be 60 euro. If you have any special needs or further questions concerning your trip to Eger, please contact the organizers by email (kfk@uni-eszterhazy.hu).