Dear colleagues,


We are very pleased to announce that the 8th International Bacterial Wilt Symposium (8th IBWS2026) will be held on 22-26 March 2026 in Wageningen, the Netherlands.

This page is the official website of the 8th IBWS2026. You are welcome to keep updated via this website. Please forward this link to other people who might be interested.

If you have any questions or suggestions about the symposium, please contact the organizing committee by sending an e-mail to:

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Wageningen, the city of life sciences in The Netherlands, for our 8th IBWS2026.


Best regards,

The 8th IBWS2026 organizing committee


Maria Bergsma-Vlami                                                 Florien Gorter 

Inge van Duivenbode                                                  Ellis Meekes