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We strongly advice you to register before June 15, 2017 for reduced prices. Only online registrations will be accepted.


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This symposium is organized by ISHS (International Society of Horticultural Science and Ondokuz Mayis University)


Symposium Calendar

Tentative Scientific Programme

Abstract submission: CLOSED

Earlybird registration end date: May 15, 2017

NEW Earlybird registration end date:
June 15, 2017
Fulltext submission will be open from 
May 15 to August 19, 2017
Symposium date: August 15-19, 2017

Thank you very much for your abstract submission

Dear Colleagues, thank you very much for your abstract submission to IX. International Congress on Hazelnut. We have got more than 160 abstract until now. Due to extended submission time, after evaluation the abstracts, we will inform you soon about your submissions, before June 1,2017

Decision letters about submissions have already been sent to authors

Dear Participant,

We would like to inform you that as the Samsun Çarşamba Airport is closed between August 1st – October 31th for renovation you can arrange your flight from Merzifon or Ordu. We will provide your airport hotel transfer for dual way with buses free of charge. You can see the alternative flight as below.
Free Shuttle Bus schedule from Ordu Airport (OGU) to Samsun (congress city) : 12.00am - 21.30pm on August 14 and 02.00 am on August 15

Airport Distance
Congress Centre (Samsun) - Amasya Merzifon Airport (MZH)  134 KM
Congress Centre (Samsun) - Ordu-Giresun  Airport (OGU) 160 KM


IX. International Congress on Hazelnut

Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the International Society for Horticultural Sciences (ISHS) and the Organizing Committee, I would like to invite you to the
“IX. International Congress on Hazelnut". The Congress will be held at the Samsun-Turkey, from the 15th to the 19th of August, 2017.
Prof. Dr. Celal Tuncer


ISHS student awards


During this ISHS Symposium two student awards will be given:

  • One award for the best oral presentation given by a student who is in the same time the presenter and first author of the submitted manuscript
  • One award for the best poster presented by a student who is first author of the work


Congress Venue


Samsun - Ondokuz Mayıs University

Ondokuz Mayıs University is a state university founded in 1975 in Samsun. The university bears the name “19 May”, which marks the date when Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, founder of the Republic of Turkey, came to Samsun in order to start the War of Independence.


Congress City - Samsun


Perfect location for a congress!

Samsun is a city with a population over half a million people on the north coast of Turkey. It is the provincial capital of Samsun Province and a major Black Sea port. The growing city has two universities, several hospitals, shopping malls, a lot of light manufacturing industry, sports facilities and an opera.





The International Centre of Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM), through its Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Zaragoza (IAMZ), will award a limited number of grants that may partially or totally cover registration fees, accommodation and travel expenses for the participation at the Symposium.





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