The Southeast Asia Plant Protection Conference brings together groups of professionals from many countries with common interest in promoting food security for all nations around the globe. Countries in the Southeast Asia has been considered as world food sources due to their agricultural potential. However, pests and diseases problems under tropical climate become a challenge in order to maintain crop productivity. Advancement of science and smart technology helps the development of pests and diseases control method as well as increasing plant productivity.
Sharing experiences and discussing plant protection and other agricultural and environment- related sciences and technologies is expected during the conference/seminar. In addition, initiation for establishment of science community for plant protection and other agricultural scinces among Southeast Asia countries becomes an important goal. This international seminar will be organized by SEAPPRO and ISSAAS.