Program


Daily Congress Program

The daily Congress program will be available for download in the Download section.

Saturday, 6 June 2020
Phytosanitary Committee (Invitation only)
Forage & Turf  Crops Section Board (Invitation  only)
Coffee break
Meeting of Secretariats of National and Regional Associations (Invitation only)
Lunch
ISF Desk
Congress Registration Desk
Coffee break
Dinner of Secretariats of National and Regional Associations (Invitation only)
Sunday, 7 June 2020
ISF Desk
Congress Registration Desk
Golf Tournament
Executive Committee (EC Members only)
Plant Breeding Innovation Working Group Meeting (Invitation only)
Subcommittee on Vegetable Seed Health & Regulatory Matters (Invitation only)
Coffee break
Lunch
ISF Board of Directors (BoD Members only)
Coffee break
President’s Dinner (Invitation only)
Monday, 8 June 2020
ISF Desk
Congress Registration Desk
Internet Corner
Media Corner
Opening Ceremony
Half day tour – Saint Paul de Vence
VO Section Board (Invitation only)
Coffee & Water stations
Trading Floors – Reserved tables
Trading Floors – Unreserved tables
Exhibition
Private Meeting Rooms
Lunch
Seed Applied Technologies Committee (Invitation only)
Open Meeting of the Breeders Committee
Coffee break
Welcome Party
Tuesday, 9 June 2020
ISF Desk
Gala Dinner table reservation
Congress Registration Desk
Internet Corner
Media Corner
Trading Floors – reserved tables
Trading Floors – unreserved tables
Exhibition
Private Meeting Rooms
Open Meeting of the Phytosanitary Committee
Coffee & Water Stations
Full day tour – Monaco and Prince Palace discovery
Coffee break
Open Meeting of the Seed Applied Technologies Committee
Lunch
Vegetable and Ornamental Crops Section Meeting
Coffee break
Wednesday, 10 June 2020
Gala Dinner table reservation
ISF Desk
Congress Registration Desk
Internet Corner
Media Corner
Trading Floors – reserved tables
Trading Floors – unreserved tables
Exhibition
Private Meeting Rooms
Field Crops Section Meeting
Coffee & Water Stations
Half day tour – Eze and Fragonard Perfume Factory
Coffee break
Forage and Turf Crops Section Meeting
Lunch
Open Meeting of the Trade and Arbitration Rules Committee
Coffee break
ISF General Assembly
Trading floor, Exhibition and Private Meeting Rooms dismantling
Gala Dinner
Thursday, 11 June 2020
Thematic Day
Welcome coffee break
Lunch
Coffee break
WG Vegetable Seed Production (Invitation only)
Coffee break
Lunch

Invitation

See you in Cape Town

The International Seed Federation and the South African National Seed Organization warmly invite you to attend the ISF World Seed Congress 2020 in Cape Town, South Africa from 8-10 June.


  • Eduard Fitó – President – International Seed Federation


  • David Malan, Chair of the National Organizing Committee


Social Events

Only Congress-registered participants are eligible to attend the Social Events. For more information about eligibility, see the Registration section.

Opening Ceremony

A formal and warm welcome to all attendees and guests of the ISF World Seed Congress 2020.

Date: Monday 8 June 2019

Time: 09:00 – 10:30
Venue: Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), 8001 Cape Town
Tel: TBA
Dress code: Business

Welcome Party

A fun and informal get-together to enjoy the local culture and network opportunities.

Date: Monday 8 June 2020

Time: 20:00 – 23:00
Venue: TBA
Dress code: Business Casual

Gala Dinner table reservation

ISF on-site registration Desk:

Tuesday 9 June, 2019 – 08:00 – 18:00
Wednesday 10 June, 2019 – 07:00 – 12:00

Please, bring your Gala Dinner invitation with you in order to be able to book your seat.
Should you wish to book seats for your colleagues, please collect their Gala Dinner
invitations and bring them along.

Gala Dinner

A formal event to celebrate defining moments with elegance and rhythm.

Date: Wednesday 10 June 2020

Time: 20:30 – 01:00
Venue: TBA
Dress code: Black-tie / Business suit



Golf Tournament

Get involved! Join the fun!
The golf tournament will be held on Sunday 7 June 2020
The timing and venue will be advised at a later stage.

Golf Tournament and Golf Clinics
If you have always been “afraid” of joining the Golf Tournament, this year you will be able to enjoy the sport whether you are an amateur or a pro. If you sign up to our Golf Clinics, you will receive a series of golf lessons and discover more about this activity. The basic package consists of a green fee, lunch and transport. Clubs, caddies or anything else related to this fantastic sport can be rented or bought on-site according to your needs.

Prizes
Incotec will provide cash prizes to the top male and top female golfers. These will be donated to the winner’s favorite charity. In addition, there will be prizes for hole-in-one, closest to the pin and longest drive.

Registration
Register for ISF World Seed Congress 2020 Golf Tournament or Golf Clinics upon submitting your registration to the Congress. Please indicate your handicap by emailing the ISF Secretariat at register@worldseed.org after submission of your Congress registration request.

Price for registered golfer will be advise at a later stage.

A limited number of golf clubs can be rented as follows:
Golf Club Full Set  – either Wilson or similar

Cancellation Policy
For information on cancellation requests and refunds, refer to the Cancellations section.

 

The 2020 Golf Tournament is generously sponsored by:



Thematic Day

Information about the Thematic Day will be advised at a later stage.


THEMATIC DAY 
MAIN PARTNER


Program


Daily Congress Program

The daily Congress program will be available for download in the Download section.

Saturday, 6 June 2020
Phytosanitary Committee (Invitation only)
Forage & Turf  Crops Section Board (Invitation  only)
Coffee break
Meeting of Secretariats of National and Regional Associations (Invitation only)
Lunch
ISF Desk
Congress Registration Desk
Coffee break
Dinner of Secretariats of National and Regional Associations (Invitation only)
Sunday, 7 June 2020
ISF Desk
Congress Registration Desk
Golf Tournament
Executive Committee (EC Members only)
Plant Breeding Innovation Working Group Meeting (Invitation only)
Subcommittee on Vegetable Seed Health & Regulatory Matters (Invitation only)
Coffee break
Lunch
ISF Board of Directors (BoD Members only)
Coffee break
President’s Dinner (Invitation only)
Monday, 8 June 2020
ISF Desk
Congress Registration Desk
Internet Corner
Media Corner
Opening Ceremony
Half day tour – Saint Paul de Vence
VO Section Board (Invitation only)
Coffee & Water stations
Trading Floors – Reserved tables
Trading Floors – Unreserved tables
Exhibition
Private Meeting Rooms
Lunch
Seed Applied Technologies Committee (Invitation only)
Open Meeting of the Breeders Committee
Coffee break
Welcome Party
Tuesday, 9 June 2020
ISF Desk
Gala Dinner table reservation
Congress Registration Desk
Internet Corner
Media Corner
Trading Floors – reserved tables
Trading Floors – unreserved tables
Exhibition
Private Meeting Rooms
Open Meeting of the Phytosanitary Committee
Coffee & Water Stations
Full day tour – Monaco and Prince Palace discovery
Coffee break
Open Meeting of the Seed Applied Technologies Committee
Lunch
Vegetable and Ornamental Crops Section Meeting
Coffee break
Wednesday, 10 June 2020
Gala Dinner table reservation
ISF Desk
Congress Registration Desk
Internet Corner
Media Corner
Trading Floors – reserved tables
Trading Floors – unreserved tables
Exhibition
Private Meeting Rooms
Field Crops Section Meeting
Coffee & Water Stations
Half day tour – Eze and Fragonard Perfume Factory
Coffee break
Forage and Turf Crops Section Meeting
Lunch
Open Meeting of the Trade and Arbitration Rules Committee
Coffee break
ISF General Assembly
Trading floor, Exhibition and Private Meeting Rooms dismantling
Gala Dinner
Thursday, 11 June 2020
Thematic Day
Welcome coffee break
Lunch
Coffee break
WG Vegetable Seed Production (Invitation only)
Coffee break
Lunch

Invitation

See you in Cape Town

The International Seed Federation and the South African National Seed Organization warmly invite you to attend the ISF World Seed Congress 2020 in Cape Town, South Africa from 8-10 June.


  • Eduard Fitó – President – International Seed Federation


  • David Malan, Chair of the National Organizing Committee


Social Events

Only Congress-registered participants are eligible to attend the Social Events. For more information about eligibility, see the Registration section.

Opening Ceremony

A formal and warm welcome to all attendees and guests of the ISF World Seed Congress 2020.

Date: Monday 8 June 2019

Time: 09:00 – 10:30
Venue: Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), 8001 Cape Town
Tel: TBA
Dress code: Business

Welcome Party

A fun and informal get-together to enjoy the local culture and network opportunities.

Date: Monday 8 June 2020

Time: 20:00 – 23:00
Venue: TBA
Dress code: Business Casual

Gala Dinner table reservation

ISF on-site registration Desk:

Tuesday 9 June, 2019 – 08:00 – 18:00
Wednesday 10 June, 2019 – 07:00 – 12:00

Please, bring your Gala Dinner invitation with you in order to be able to book your seat.
Should you wish to book seats for your colleagues, please collect their Gala Dinner
invitations and bring them along.

Gala Dinner

A formal event to celebrate defining moments with elegance and rhythm.

Date: Wednesday 10 June 2020

Time: 20:30 – 01:00
Venue: TBA
Dress code: Black-tie / Business suit



Golf Tournament

Get involved! Join the fun!
The golf tournament will be held on Sunday 7 June 2020
The timing and venue will be advised at a later stage.

Golf Tournament and Golf Clinics
If you have always been “afraid” of joining the Golf Tournament, this year you will be able to enjoy the sport whether you are an amateur or a pro. If you sign up to our Golf Clinics, you will receive a series of golf lessons and discover more about this activity. The basic package consists of a green fee, lunch and transport. Clubs, caddies or anything else related to this fantastic sport can be rented or bought on-site according to your needs.

Prizes
Incotec will provide cash prizes to the top male and top female golfers. These will be donated to the winner’s favorite charity. In addition, there will be prizes for hole-in-one, closest to the pin and longest drive.

Registration
Register for ISF World Seed Congress 2020 Golf Tournament or Golf Clinics upon submitting your registration to the Congress. Please indicate your handicap by emailing the ISF Secretariat at register@worldseed.org after submission of your Congress registration request.

Price for registered golfer will be advise at a later stage.

A limited number of golf clubs can be rented as follows:
Golf Club Full Set  – either Wilson or similar

Cancellation Policy
For information on cancellation requests and refunds, refer to the Cancellations section.

 

The 2020 Golf Tournament is generously sponsored by:



Thematic Day

Information about the Thematic Day will be advised at a later stage.


THEMATIC DAY 
MAIN PARTNER