News of 2020: all the summaries are on-line!

Happy new year to all of you, participants of Symposium Pesticides 2019! We would like to inform you that all the available summaries (posters and oral presentation) for which the authors allow the sharing are now on-line. Enjoy looking again to these incredible research outputs!!!

Field Visit on September 5!

On September 5, during the Field visit the demonstrative activities will take place in two different vineyards: Azienda Tenuta Pernice (Borgonovo Val Tidone, Italy) and Azienda Torre Fornello (Ziano Piacentino, Italy). In the first vineyard, will be presented activities related to soil management techniques for hilly viticulture, part of PROVITERRE Project, while at Torre Fornello […]

Useful information for Speakers!

During the registration, a desk will be available to upload your presentation and a colleague will support you during the entire duration of the Symposium. In order to avoid delays in the program, please provide your presentation in time. Before the session in which your contribution is scheduled, please contact the chairs of the session […]

Final program is ready for download!

The Final Program is available for download in the announcement section of the homepage or by clicking this link: Please check the last modifications and, for a more detailed description of the entire symposium program, including the social program, consult the new “Final Program” page available in the website.

Proceedings book is now available!!!

The on-line version of the Proceedings book is now available and can be downloaded from the proceedings page of the website or by clicking this link: However, during the registration you will receive your personal hard copy.

Dinner in the vineyards on September 5!

The Dinner immersed in the Vineyard Landscape has been organised by PiaceCiboSano to offer you an unforgettable evening in the magical atmosphere of tradition, landscapes and the renowned gastronomy of Piacenza, but also as an opportunity to enjoy the breathtaking view over the Val Tidone vineyards. Surroundings that can take your breath away, and make […]

Dinner with a Taste of Jazz on September 3!

On September 3, in order to welcome you to Piacenza a Dinner with a Taste of Jazz will be offered by our student jazz band. The best jazz exhibition will be performed by Daniele Sartori on the guitar, Giancarlo Patris on the double bass, Matteo Valentini on sax and Giaccomo Bignotti on the drums. Don’t […]

FOCUS DG SANTE Group Meeting on September 2

On September 2 during the Symposium in Pesticide Chemistry 2019, some in the community of users and maintainers of the European Commission FOCUS (FOrum for the Co-ordination of pesticide fate models and their Use) tools (see are meeting to have an informal open discussion on experience in the use and maintenance of these tools […]

Useful information for Poster Presenters!

The organising committee would like to share with the Poster Presenters a poster display preview (picture above) and to remember that the poster orientation should be portrait, NOT landscape, and the size should be 80cm × 120cm. Please print your poster on cardboard as it will be hung up using magnets. The poster must be […]