Dear Colleagues!

Concerning the difficult national and worldwide situation we will adapt the conditions and terms of our planned international scientific conference in order to guarantee the good health and safety of our participants. All the changes in the schedule and conditions will be announced as soon as possible. Please check also the important dates below.


We are pleased to announce the international scientific conference on “Sustainable fruit and berry cultivation” to be held on the September 9-10, 2021 at Polli Horticultural Research Centre of Estonian University of Life Sciences, Polli, Estonia. With the conference we mark the 75 years from the beginning of pomological research and 100 years of horticultural education in Polli.

The conference program comprises plenary and poster sessions in the following areas:

  • Breeding and genetic resources
  • Cultivation technologies
  • Pre- and post-harvest fruit quality
  • Processing technologies

Conference working language is English.

Important dates are extended!

The Special Issue with full scientific articles will be published this year in November 2020, but the conference will be held in the next year 2021.

Abstract submission May 1, 2020

Decisions for oral and poster presentations June 1, 2020

The deadline of full article submission has been extended and the submission forms and full scientific papers are expected until July 27th, 2020

Participation fee – 120 EUR (incl. 20%VAT) – abstract submission and article publication

Participation fee – 180 EUR (incl.20%VAT) – without abstract submission and article publication

Registration is possible via registration form.

Full information and instructions of participation, abstract and article submission can be downloaded HERE.

Abstract submission and requests for additional information should be sent via following e-mail:

See you in September 2021!