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  • manuscript submission: November 30th, 2020

  • manuscript modification January 3rd, 2020

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The deadline for abstracts submission expired on August 30th. Late abstracts can be accepted by sending a request to to generate a code for late submission.


To submit an abstract/manuscript, it is mandatory to have a valid ISHS user account. 

If you need to apply for an ISHS user account, please read the “General information” below. If you already have a valid ISHS user account, please proceed directly to the submission.

If you already know in which topic you want to refer to, please add this information to the conveners in the “remarks from the editor(s)” field in the abstract details page.

General Information

  • A valid ISHS user account is required in order to submit the abstract/paper. If you don’t have an ISHS user account yet, please proceed to first to activate your user account prior to submitting an abstract. You will then be entitled to register to the symposium at the ‘ISHS member’ rate.
  • The presenting author of each accepted abstract must be registered.
  • Your abstract will be published in the Abstract Book as submitted. Please ensure you check your data carefully before submitting as changes or additions will not be possible after submission.
  • Authors must submit accepted communication as full papers by clicking here. Instructions for the paper guidelines are available in
  • After a review process by the Scientific Committee, the selected papers will be published in a special edition of Acta Horticulturae.

Terms and Conditions:

The submission of an abstract indicates an understanding of the following rules for participation in ISS2021:

  • All author(s) approve submitting this work for presentation.
  • The author(s) transfer(s) all copyright ownership of the named abstract to ISS2021.
  • The author(s) agree(s) to materially confine their presentations to information in the abstract if accepted for presentation.
  • The presenting author should be available to present the abstract if selected for the ISS2021 program. The authors will immediately notify the ISS2021 Secretariat if they are unable to attend or if the presenting author is changed. Please note that each presenter can still only present one oral and one poster. The organizers reserve the right to remove a presentation from the program in such cases.