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INNOHORT 2015 - Innovation in Integrated & Organic Horticulture


ISHS International Symposium

June 8-12, 2015 Avignon University

If you need specific information not included in this page, please contact us at:

Important dates


Abstract Submission Begins October, 1, 2014
Deadline for abstract submission February, 18, 2015
Notification of acceptance for oral and poster presentations February, 28, 2015
Symposium registration opening January, 6, 2015
Early Bird registration closing April, 26, 2015
Deadline for full-papers submission May, 25, 2015
Registration deadline May, 28, 2015
INNOHORT 2015 opening June, 8, 2015
End of INNOHORT 2015 symposium June, 12, 2015

Local Information

Palais des Papes by night

The Organizing Committee will not take responsability for hotel booking.
We have selected some hotels located in the center of Avignon. A list of low-priced housing is also available. We recommend that you book rooms as soon as possible as Avignon is among the favourite tourist spots in Provence.
Useful information can be found on the website of the  Avignon Tourist Office.

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How to get to conference : access plan

Access map


"Université" and "Saint-Lazare" bus stops: buses map from TCRA


Free parking: "Parking des italiens"

Abstracts & Oral Presentations


  • Online submission begins 1st October - Deadline: February, 13, 2015

Oral presentation

  • All presentations will be in English.
  • Contributed oral presentations are 20 minutes long. Please design your presentation to take 15 minutes, leaving 5 minutes for discussion.
  • Keynote (invited) lectures are 30 minutes long. Please design your presentation to take 25 minutes, leaving 5 minutes for discussion.
  • Presentations will be projected from a central computer. Please prepare your talk and save it to a file on a USB drive, titled with your last name and session day and time (powerpoint 2010 or pdf). ONLY PC DATA PROJECTION WILL BE AVAILABLE DURING THE CONGRESS. No personal notebook or laptop will be accepted.
  • Please plan to meet your session chair 30 minutes prior to the start of the session, to upload your presentation and receive session instructions.


  • Recommended poster size: A0 (119 cm in height × 84 cm in width) or smaller.
  • Poster content should be well organized for clear presentation
  • Use font size and pictures/graphs that can comfortably be read from a distance of 1.5-2.0 meters and avoid too much texts
  • Presenting Authors of the posters are kindly requested to stay close to their poster during poster sessions

Lunch and Gala Dinner

  • Lunches will take place, at University (UAPV), from 8th April to 12th June.
  • The gala dinner will take place, at space Jeanne Laurent, the 10th June.

       If you require a special diet, please indicate it on the registration form.


  • All attendees requiring a visa to entre France are urged to apply for their visa, as soon as possible. See France Diplomatie.
  • Weather in Avignon: Avignon has a Mediterranean climate. The weather in June is generaly sunny.  Average day temperatures in June are around 20°C (minimum: 15°C, maximum 30°C) . See the  meteofrance website.

Registration fees


Early bird ISHS member registration before April, 26, 2015: 400 euros excl VAT (480 € incl VAT)
full rate ISHS member: 500 euros excl VAT (600 € incl VAT)

Early bird non ISHS member registration before April, 26, 2015: 480 euros excl VAT (576 € incl VAT)
full rate non ISHS member: 580 euros excl VAT (696 € incl VAT)

Early bird student registration before April, 26, 2015: 300 euros excl VAT (360 € incl VAT)
full rate: 400 euros excl VAT (480 € incl VAT)

Mode of payment :

  • by credit cards (online payment through secure link)
  • by bank cheque in Euro (labelled to the order of "Agent Comptable de l'INRA") - Bank cheque to be sent to : INRA - ECODEVELOPPEMENT - 228 route de l'aérodrome - CS 40509 - Avignon Cedex 9
  • by bank transfert in Euro to Trésor Public