Organising Committee

  • Johan Van Huylenbroeck (Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO), Belgium), convener
  • Katrijn Van Laere (Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO), Belgium), secretary
  • Monique Bodson (Université de Liège – Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech, Belgium)
  • Dirk De Meyere (National Botanical Garden, Belgium)
  • Bruno Gobin (Research Centre for Ornamental Plants, Belgium)
  • Frans Goossens (Department of Sustainable Agriculture - Education, Belgium)
  • Martine Maes (Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO), Belgium)
  • Erik Van Bockstaele (Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO), Belgium)
  • Marie-Christine Van Labeke (Ghent University, Belgium)
  • Jos Van Slijcken (Research Institute for Nature and Forest (INBO), Brussels, Belgium)
  • Paul Weymeersch (Belgian Nursery Association, AVBS, Belgium)

Scientific Committee

  • Marie-Christine Van Labeke (Ghent University, Belgium), Chairperson
  • Katrijn Van Laere (Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO), Belgium), secretary
  • Rajeev Arora (Iowa State University, USA)
  • Monique Bodson (Université de Liège – Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech, Belgium)
  • Jerry Cross (East Malling Research, UK)
  • Nico Dolmans (Wageningen University, the Netherlands)
  • Stan Hokanson (University of Minnesota, USA)
  • Nobuo Kobayashi (Shimane University, Japan)
  • Antoine Kremer (UMR biodiversity genes and communities INRA, France)
  • Martine Maes (Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO), Belgium) 
  • Valentina Scariot (University of Torino, Italy)
  • Kathy Steppe (Ghent University, Belgium)
  • Johan Van Huylenbroeck (Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO), Belgium)
  • Sabine Werres (Julius Kuehn Institute, Germany)
  • Traud Winkelmann (University of Hannover, Germany)

Organised by

ILVO

UGent

Faculty of Bioscience Engineering

© ILVO 2012. Congress secretary: woodyornamentals@ilvo.vlaanderen.be