PROF. BERTACCINI JOINS US AT THE DISEASE SESSION

Phytoplasmas and other bacteria threatening tomato production. This one will be the title of an important speech at the Symposium 2015!
Thanks to Professor Assunta Bertaccini (Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Italy) to join us at the International Symposium of Vittoria. We are glad to offer to the “platea” an important topic as virus and emerging diseases are.




TOMATO, NEW VIRUSES AND EMERGING DISEASES.
DAVINO: "WHAT SCENARIO FOR THE NEXT FUTURE?"

Tomato, new viruses and emerging diseases: what scenario for the next future?
This one will be the title of an important speech at the Symposium 2015! Thanks to Professor Salvatore Walter Davino (Associate Professor of Plant pathology University of Palermo, Department of Agricultural and Forest Sciences, Head of Plant virology Laboratory) to join us at the International Symposium of Vittoria. We are glad to offer to the “platea” an important topic as virus and emerging diseases are.




PROF. RABINOWITCH SPEAKER AT THE GENETIC SESSION. "RED REVOLUTION - THE TOMATO’S FUTURE" HIS TITLE

We are glad to inform you that the famous Israeli professor Haim Rabinowitch of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (The Robert H Smith Institute of Plants Science and Genetics in Agriculture, The Robert H Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment) will join us at the Symposium as speaker. His lecture will be focused on the “Red Revolution – the tomato’s future”.
Thanks again to Professor Rabinowitch to join us in Sicily.




EYTAN KACHEL: “FROM AN IDEA TO INNOVATION”

"From an idea to Innovation" will be the title of the Mr. Kachel's lecture. We can’t wait to know the point of view of the most famous and well know Israeli researcher in Sicily! His personal and professional story is strictly linked to the cherry tomato. Thanks to Eytan supporting us to set up our first Symposium.




DR. MOSHE LAPIDOT FROM VOLCANI CENTER JOINS US

An important new entry among all the speakers! We are glad to present to our participants Dr. Moshe Lapidot of the Volcani Research Institute of Israel. Dr. Lapidot accepted our invitation to participate in the event and to give us a presentation of his researches. The title and the position of Dr. Lapidot and the title of his Lecture is: Genetic resistance to TYLCV – from disease identification to gene discovery.