Those interested in organising a workshop are requested to submit a proposal including:

  1. A concise and engaging title.
  2. The names and affiliations of the organisers including a short bio underlying the qualifications on the workshop subject.
  3. The workshop’s objective, topic, content, and themes (include a clear statement detailing why the workshop topic is relevant to ASDS 2018).
  4. Any organiser fees associated with the running of the workshop.
  5. Proposed duration of the workshop (half or full day).
  6. Materials and facilities required to conduct the proposed workshop (special room, technical needs, etc.).

Workshops are planned on

  • field sampling strategy and experimental design
  • nematode diagnostics
  • the discovery of actinobacteria

Workshop proposals must be submitted to: Dr Gupta Vadakattu, by close of business, Wednesday 31 Janaury, 2018.

Important Dates

31 January 2018 - Close of workshop proposals

30 April 2018 - Close of abstracts

31 May 2018 - Close early bird registration

31 May 2018 - Close of author registration

Early July 2018 - Author notification