Keynote Speakers

Rodrigo Ahumada

Jefe de División de Sanidad Forestal e Industrial Bioforest S.A - CHILE

Title: Pest and Disease management in commercial plantations

Juan Corley


Grupo de Ecología de Poblaciones de Insectos (GEPI). INTA EEA Bariloche - Argentina

Title: The sirex woodwasp in South America: research on the best-known pest of pine plantations

Rebecca (Beccy) Ganley

Pathology Research Leader, Forest Protection. Scion - New Zealand

Title: Improving forest health through biosecurity and diagnostics

Brett Hurley

Department of Zoology and Entomology, Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute (FABI), University of Pretoria. - South Africa

Title: Insect pests of plantation trees: Challenges and responses