Registration type:
The table below indicates what is included for each registration type. Please note that participation in the banquet dinner (on 23 August) and/or post-conference tour (on 24 August) requires an additional fee for all participants.


Full Graduate student Accompanying Person

Welcome reception (on 20 August)

Lunch and refreshment breaks during three-day scientific program

Admission and participation in scientific program, book of abstracts and welcome materials


Printed copy of Acta Horticulturae volume



Registration fees
The registration fees for this symposium are in US Dollars and are listed below. Single-day registrations are not possible. Online payment is possible by credit card only. If payment by credit card is not possible, please e-mail symposium secretariat at for payment alternatives.

Registration date

1Full, ISHS member Full, not an ISHS member 2Graduate student Accompanying person

Early: By 1 April 2017


Regular: By 15 July 2017


Late: after 15 July 2017

Not possible
Social Programme
The social programme includes banquet dinner and post-conference tours. The fee for social programme in Chinese Yuan (CNY) and are listed below.
Banquet dinner 3Post-conference tour
CNY 530
CNY 600


1. To receive the member rate, you must provide your active ISHS membership number during the online registration process.
2. Graduate students are required to show proof of current enrollment status within 1 month of registration.
3. The post-conference tour includes bus transportation, lunch, mid-morning and mid-afternoon beverage and light snack, and admission to all sites.

A personalized confirmation E-mail will be sent to each participant once payment of the registration fee has been received. Only registered participants will be admitted to the scientific sessions and events. Participants are kindly requested to wear the symposium name badge at all times during the conference, including during all meals, coffee breaks, the welcome reception, post-conference tour, etc.

Refund policy
Cancellations are only considered if the secretariat is notified in writing. Cancellations and refunds will be subject to the following conditions:
 Received by 31 May 2017: full refund minus $50 administration fee.
 Received between 1 June and 1 August 2017: 50% of total registration fee will be refunded.
 No refunds after 1 August 2017 or in the event of missing part or all of the symposium, the banquet dinner, or the post-conference tour.
As an alternative to cancellation, your registration may be transferred to another person prior to 1 June 2017 without incurring a penalty. The secretariat must be advised of any alterations or transfers in writing. Transferring registration after 1 June 2017 is not possible. 


Important Dates
Abstract Submission Begins
July 1, 2016

Oral Abstract Submission Deadline
October 1, 2016
November 1, 2016
December 1, 2016

Poster Abstract Submission Deadline
March 15, 2017
April 1, 2017

Registration Open
December 31, 2016

Early Registration Deadline
April 1, 2017

Online Registration Deadline
July 15, 2017
August 1, 2017

Deadline to Submit Acta Hort. Manuscript
July 1, 2017
August 1, 2017