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International Trials Conference

International Trials Conference

Dates & Price


Early Full Registration (prior to July 2, 2013): $299

Full Registration (after July 2, 2013): $399

Students (with valid ID): $199

Post-conference tour: $79

If you conduct or use plant trials, don’t miss this cutting-edge conference focusing on the latest research and techniques of trialing annual, perennial and woody plants.

Professionals from around the world will converge to share ideas, evaluation strategies, and the importance of trials to each component of the supply chain. This will be the second International Trials Conference. The first was held by the Royal Horticultural Society at Wisely in England in 2011. 


Register online now! 
Students, please register by phone at 610-388-5454 to receive the discounted rate.


$299 Prior to July 2, 2013
$399 July 3, 2013 and later
$199 Students (full-time students with valid ID)
$79 Post-conference tour

For more information, please contact:

Longwood Gardens

Conference Features

Enjoy four days of tours and learning sessions featuring topics on trialing annual, perennial, and woody plants. The final learning session will focus on the importance of plant trials to each component of the supply chain including: breeding, trial management, marketing, wholesale and retail sales and consumer preferences. This session will close with a consumer panel discussion and presentation of a survey on consumer trends.

Tours stops include:

The post conference tour will include visits to ChanticleerMt. Cuba, and Terrain.


View the full conference schedule.


We have secured a block of discounted rooms at the following local hotels for conference attendees. Information about the hotels can be viewed by visiting their websites. Discounted room rates are accessed after you register for the conference by following the active link in your confirmation e-mail.

Shuttle Service

Delaware Express will offer conference participants a 10% discount single-passenger rides to and from the Philadelphia International Airport, and a 20% discount multi-passenger rides. To make a reservation, please call 302-454-7800 ext 630 and ask for Cheryl.  Mention reference profile #243899 to receive the discount. You can also make a reservation online.



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