Program


Daily Congress Program

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

 

 

 

Saturday, 3 July 2021 Venue Location Level
08:30 17:00 Executive Committee (EC Members only)
08:30 17:00 Phytosanitary Committee (Invitation only)
09:30 14:30 Meeting of Secretariats of National and Regional Associations
10:00 12:30 Forage & Turf  Crops Section Board (Invitation  only)
10:30 11:00 Coffee break
12:30 13:30 Lunch
13:00 18:00 Congress Registration Desk
15:30 16:00 Coffee break
19:00 22:00 Dinner of Secretariats of National and Regional Associations (Invitation only)
Sunday, 4 July 2021 Venue Location Level
07:00 16:30 Golf Tournament
08:00 18:00 Congress Registration Desk
08:30 15:30 ISF Board of Directors (BoD Members only)
08:30 17:00 Plant Breeding Innovation Working Group Meeting (Invitation only)
08:30 17:00 Seed Health Group Board (Invitation only)
10:30 11:00 Coffee break
12:30 13:30 Lunch
15:30 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 22:00 President’s Dinner (Invitation only)
Monday, 5 July 2021 Venue Location Level
08:00 18:00 Congress Registration Desk
08:00 18:00 Internet Corner
08:00 18:00 Media Corner
09:00 10:30 Opening Ceremony
11:00 12:30 Press reception
11:00 18:00 Channel World Seed
11:00 17:00 Coffee & Water stations
11:00 18:00 Trading Floors – Reserved tables
11:00 18:00 Exhibition
11:00 18:00 Private Meeting Rooms
11:00 13:00 VO Section Board (Invitation only)
12:00 14:00 Lunch
13:00 18:00 Seed Applied Technologies Committee (Invitation only)
14:00 15:30 Roundtable on TBA
15:30 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 17:30 Open Breeders Committee
Tuesday, 6 July 2021 Venue Location Level
08:00 18:00 Congress Registration Desk
08:00 18:00 Internet Corner
08:00 18:00 Media Corner
08:00 18:00 Trading Floors – reserved tables
08:00 18:00 Channel World Seed
08:00 18:00 Exhibition
08:00 18:00 Private Meeting Rooms
08:30 11:00 Vegetable and Ornamental Crops Section Meeting
09:00 17:00 Coffee & Water Stations
10:00 10:30 Coffee break
11:00 13:00 Open Meeting of the Trade and Arbitration Rules Committee
12:00 14:00 Lunch
14:00 15:30 Roundtable on TBA
15:30 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 17:30 Open Meeting of the Seed Applied Technologies Committee
Wednesday, 7 July 2021 Venue Location Level
08:00 15:00 Congress Registration Desk
08:00 18:00 Internet Corner
08:00 18:00 Media Corner
08:00 18:00 Trading Floors – reserved tables
08:00 18:00 Channel World Seed
08:00 18:00 Exhibition
08:00 18:00 Private Meeting Rooms
09:00 17:00 Coffee & Water Stations
09:00 09:30 Open Meeting of Field Crops Section
09:30 10:30 Open Meeting of Forage and Turf Crops Section
10:30 12:00 Panel on TBA
09:00 17:00 Coffee & Water Stations
10:00 10:30 Coffee break
12:00 14:00 Lunch
14:00 15:30 Panel on TBA
15:30 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 18:00 ISF General Assembly
18:00 Trading floor, Exhibition and Private Meeting Rooms dismantling
Thursday, 8 July 2021 Venue Location Level
08:30 17:00 Thematic Day
09:00 16:00 WG Vegetable Seed Production (Invitation only)
10:00 10:30 Coffee break
13:00 14:00 Lunch

Invitation

See you in Barcelona

The International Seed Federation, the Asociación Nacional de Obtentores Vegetales (ANOVE) and Asociación de Empresas Productoras de Semillas Selectas (APROSE) warmly invite you to attend the ISF World Seed Congress 2021 in Barcelona, Spain from 5-7 July.


  • Donald Coles – President – International Seed Federation


  • Julian Arnedo, 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.

Due to the public health situation, this year there will have no Welcome Party and no Gala Dinner.

Opening Ceremony

A formal and warm welcome to all attendees and guests of the ISF World Seed Congress 2021.

The Opening Ceremony will be streamed, giving participants who cannot make it to Barcelona the opportunity to watch it online.

Date: Monday 5 July 2021

Time: 09:00 – 10:30
Venue: PCC – Auditorium
Dress code: Business

Future Generation of the Seed Industry

Due to the public health situation, this year this event is cancelled.


Golf Tournament

Get involved! Join the fun!
The golf tournament will be held on Sunday 4 July 2021
The program 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 2021 Golf Tournament or Golf Clinics upon submitting your registration to the Congress. Please indicate your handicap by emailing K.I.T at isfwsc2021@kit-group.org after submission of your Congress registration request.

Price for registered golfer is EUR TBA including green fees, transportation, and lunch.

A limited number of golf clubs can be rented as follows:
TBA

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

Location
TBA

 

The 2021 Golf Tournament is generously sponsored by:



Thematic Day

Thursday 8 July 2021
More information will be available at a later stage

 

Registration fee: 
More information will be available at a later stage.