Previous Events

To find out more about these previous events please click on the links below. 

6 Dec 2021 9am - 8 Dec 2021 5pm
The British Society for Plant Pathology Presidential Conference with European Federation for Plant Pathology EFPP - "Our Plants, Our Future", to be held on the 6-8th December 2021.
17 Nov 2021 9am - 18 Nov 2021 5pm
For those interested in IPM, the AAB "Advances in Biocontrol and IPM" conference will be a hybrid event this year, hosted live and online on the 17th and 18th of November 2021
9 Nov 2021, 10am - 4pm
SEFARI Gateway and Scotland’s Centres of Expertise will be leading 3 events for COP26 on 9th November at Fore Hall, University of Glasgow. Visit the University of Glasgow’s events page for more information
21 Oct 2021, 11am - 1pm
Our Director, Prof Ian Toth will be on the panel at Climate Change Bites, a BBSRC virtual event exploring the future of diseases spread by insects & ticks and the impacts on our health and food.
21 Oct 2021, 8am - 4pm
The Amenity Forum annual conference will be held on the 21st of October 2021 at the Pirelli Stadium, in Burton-on-Trent.
12 Aug 2021, 8am - 4pm
On the 12th of August 2021, The James Hutton Institute will host Potatoes in Practice - the largest field-based potato event in the UK (

The Plant Health Centre will have an exhibitors stall and we will be engaging with our stakeholders about their plant health needs, and promoting recent activities of the centre.
21 Jun 2021 9am - 1 Jul 2021 5pm
The first International Plant Health Conference has been postponed until 28th June - 1st July 2021. Hosted by the government of Finland, the Conference theme is “Protecting Plant Health in a Changing World” and it will be one of the key events of the International Year of Plant Health.
3 Jun 2021, 9am - 11am
Over the course of two hours, speakers from the Plant Health Centre will update you on our recent, current and potential projects - including recently completed research that assessed large-scale biosecurity risks to Scotland from landscaping and infra-structure plantings, non-specialist and online horticultural sales, and large-scale tree plantings for environmental benefits. There will be a mixture of live talks, and ‘anytime’ content that you can view when it suits you.
10 May 2021 9am - 16 May 2021 5pm
Following from the successful Plant Health Week 2020 (21-27 Sept) Defra is hosting the UK’s Plant Health Week 2021, in collaboration with multiple organisations in the plant and forestry sectors, which will include a number of events around the UK. Further information will follow as it becomes available.