The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) is preparing for its 67th?annual congress to take place in Stresa, Italy on Tuesday 20 to Friday 23 October 2015.
Held in the Regina Palace Hotel in Stresa, this year?s congress will provide members and guests with an insight into the Italian ornamental horticulture industry. Delegates will discuss the latest trends and challenges for the ornamentals industry worldwide with expert speakers on plant breeders rights, plant health and greening cities.
A SWOT analysis on the impact of globalisation on the ornamental horticulture industry will also take place for an AIPH international industry research project.
There will also be a unique opportunity to visit the Expo Milano 2015. This universal exhibition is a global showcase of more than 140 participating countries as well as international organisations.
Following this, members will enjoy tours on the lake, visits to the famous Villa Taranto Botanical Garden as well as tours of nurseries and a horticultural college and research station.
The main congress dinner on 21 October 2015 will include a boat trip to Isola Bella?s palace and gardens, set to be an unforgettable experience.
AIPH secretary general, Tim Briercliffe, commented: ?This year?s congress is attracting growers and their associations from all over the world. The AIPH agenda is developing fast and as more countries see the benefits of this network we are looking forward to welcoming new members to this event.
For more information, please visit: www.aiph.org/aiph_event/2015-annual-congress