International Hybrid Rice
Symposium 2017

7 - 10 November 2017   Aston Denpasar Hotel & Convention Center, Bali, Indonesia

About The Symposium

The International Hybrid Rice Symposium (IHRS) is a quadrennial event convened by the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) in partnership with a host country that provides an international discussion platform on hybrid rice development. The event brings together public institutions and private organizations from different countries engaged in hybrid rice research and development.

The last IHRS symposium was organized in Changsha, China and was attended by 500 leading hybrid rice researchers, representatives from public and private organizations, and industry experts from 24 countries. The symposium discussed future rice strategies and reviewed current knowledge on hybrid rice development, seed production, molecular applications, crop and resource management, and economics.

International Hybrid Rice Symposium

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