31 MAY
Abstract Submission
Notification of Acceptance
15 JUN
Early Registration
30 AUG
Submission of
Full Paper
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Welcome to the 4th ISHS Asia Symposium
on Quality Management in Postharvest Systems

Assuring quality and safety of agricultural produce creates market opportunities and contributes to enduring economic prosperity, food security and environmental stewardship. The 4th Asia Symposium on Quality Management in Postharvest Systems (AsiaPostharvest2017) will be held in South Korea


The Symposium aims at highlighting the most recent and exciting developments and innovations in the area with emphasis on:


  • Consumer Preference Trends for Food and Crops
  • Quality Assurance and Food Safety Management
  • Postharvest Physiology and Molecular Biology
  • Appropriate Treatments for Safe Produce Handling
  • Packaging, Storage and Transport Innovations
  • Fresh-cut Produce Management
  • Postharvest Pest and Disease Management
  • Value-adding and Innovations; Agro-processing Technologies
  • Sustainable Horticultural Production and Factors Related to Quality
  • Seed Quality and Seed Systems
  • All Quality Aspects in Supply Chains/Value Chains
  • Distribution, Logistics and Marketing Systems
  • Quality Standards and Regulations
  • Postharvest Systems Development in Developing Countries
  • Capacity Building and Collaboration/Partnerships for Postharvest Sector Development