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This year, France is hosting the International Horticultural Congress of the International Society of Horticultural Sciences (ISHS), a major event which takes place every four years and is the largest gathering of horticultural science and the plant industry in the world. This 31st edition should contribute to the emergence of new cooperations between research, education and industry on a national and global scale.
See you from 14 to 20 August 2022, in Angers.


+ 100 countries

+ 2.500 participants

every 4 years

During the week: plenary sessions, 25 symposia, workshops, networking, exhibitions, technical visits, social program. This 2022 edition is really dedicated to professionals to encourage discussions among researchers and companies about common problems, the latest discoveries and solutions for the future.

The IHC Congress is coming back to France for the 2nd time (1st edition in 1958, in Nice). The last two editions of IHC took place in Brisbane (2014) and Istanbul (2018).
Specialised plant science, an essential science of life! Specialised plant science exists to develop and maintain human knowledge, skills and biological resources in support of industry and environmental improvement.
Come and discover the latest research advances from around the world.
A unique opportunity to network with research, education and industry players from around the world.

Discover the Program


A rich programme over 6 days
Technical tours
25 symposia
Social program

Challenge to scientists

Taking into account the problems of the industry
Challenges: Individual/Collective


Take advantage of this unique opportunity to present your innovations and demonstrate your active role in this sector

Booths from 6 to 18 sqm

Web and mobile application

Prepare your visit and your program
Networking and setting up contacts (video or physical appointments)
Directory of partners, exhibitors, participants and speakers

Live and replay sessions