Application Procedure to host the VI International Symposium on Pomegranate and Minor Mediterranean Fruits:

If you are interested in hosting the VI International Symposium no Pomegranate and Minor Mediterranean Fruits, you may present the symposium proposal during the ISHS business meeting, where the ISHS members decide if the proposal will be accepted. In case there is more than one candidate, elections will be organized during which only ISHS members can vote.

A proposal includes information on:

  • symposium venue
  • date
  • name + affiliation of convener(s)
  • info on local research and industry related to the symposium topic
  • institutional and industry support
  • why the country should be elected to host the next symposium

Please share the symposium proposal with Prof. Ted DeJong (, Chair of ISHS Division Temperate Tree Fruits, and Prof. Zhaohe Yuan, Chair of ISHS Working Group Pomegranate and Minor Mediterranean Fruits (, and Kelly van Dijck, ISHS Secretariat ( prior to the start of the symposium.