Organizing Committee - X International Pineapple Symposium

The Organizing Committee of the X International Pineapple Symposium has been monitoring the development of coronavirus outbreaks (COVID-19) at the local level in relation to the Congress to be held from July 22 to 26, 2020 at Uvero Alto, La Altagracia, Dominican Republic.
Taking into account the increase in confirmed cases in the last days in the country, and for the safety of all participants, we announce that the Organizing Committee has decided to postpone the X International Pineapple Symposium. The event has been rescheduled to take place YEAR 2021.
This decision took place after consensus between the members of the Organizing Committee, observing the World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines and taking the sanitary measures by the Ministry of Public Health of the Dominican Republic. With these measures, we are making the right decision for not put on risk the health and safety of participants and all event staff.
We ask you, please, to modify the reservations of your air tickets according to the new date of the event, as well as reorganize your plans outside of Congress.
We accompany all those affected by coronavirus and hope that this epidemic ends as soon as possible.
We already thank you for your patience and understanding for making this decision. We do express our deepest apologies for the situation, unfortunately beyond our control.


Joelin Santos
Presidente del X Simposio Internacional de Piña ISHS
Presidente Asociación de Productores de Piña de Monte Plata
Janina Segura
Directora Ejecutiva
Centro para el Desarrollo Agropecuario y Forestal

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"Protection and Management of Biodiversity: A 21st Century Agriculture Concern"
August 18 to 22, 2021, Uvero Alto, La Altagracia, Dominican Republic

Welcome to the X International Pineapple Symposium

The Dominican Republic is pleased to invite you to the X International Pineapple Symposium, which will be held in 2021 with the theme "Protection and Management of Biodiversity: A 21st Century Agriculture Concern". This event will be held in Uvero Alto, La Altagracia province, Dominican Republic. The Pineapple Symposium is an activity of the Division Tropical and Subtropical Fruit and Nuts of the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS).
The organizing committee is formed by the Agricultural and Forestry Development Center (Cedaf)(institution in charge of the coordination of the event), and the Pineapple Producers Association from Monte Plata (ASOPROPIMOPLA).
With this event, it is intended to bring all identified people with the theme of pineapple production to local, regional, continental and global level so that they can share knowledge, technologies, commerce, etc., based on a scientific program that covers Oral presentations, posters and field day.
The Dominican Republic is a tropical country in the heart of the Caribbean, and has one of the most beautiful coasts in the world and its beaches are an example of this.


"Protection and Management of Biodiversity:
A 21st Century Agriculture Concern"






Registration Start
September 30, 2019
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Grace Zowe
General Coordinator
Phone: 809-565-5603 ext 222

Full Paper Submission

Paper Revision Period
Full paper opened.
February 21, 2020

Full paper closed.
August 18, 2021
Full paper modification closed.
October 30, 2021


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