7th - 8th May 2018
Te Papa,

Preliminary Programme

  • Keynotes presentations by Dr Wan Fan Hao (IPP, China) on invasive species research and Prof Alexander Purcell (UC Berkeley) on Xylella
  • B3 Science Partnership Forum including critical biosecurity updates from B3 endusers
  • An update on the latest developments from Biosecurity 2025
  • An update on the myrtle rust incursion
  • Presentations on a selection of ‘new’ B3 projects
  • A Research Technology and Innovation session
  • Presentations of aligned plant border biosecurity science (e.g. NZBH, universities, MPI)
  • Plant border biosecurity update from Australia
  • Introduction of ‘new’ B3 students and their projects


Day 1 - Monday 7th May 2018

Registration opens:         9am 

First Session:                  9.30am

Final Session finishes:     5pm

Dinner:                           6.30pm pre dinner drinks

Day 2 - Tuesday 8th May 2018

Registration opens:          8am

First Session:                   8.30am

Final Session finishes:      5pm