ISF World Seed Congress


The ISF World Seed Congress 2023 will be held in Cape Town, South Africa on 5-7 June 2023.

How to register
Visit the congress website to access the registration platform. Registration is open until 26 of May with different categories of prices. Information on the congress website. Get in touch with the ISF Secretariat for information at

What is new for 2023?

  • Women Leadership Luncheon
  • Future Generation Corner
  • Visitor Pass
  • ISF Panels

Congress Venue and hotels
The congress will be held in the Cape Town International Convention Center (CTICC), the leading convention center in the African continent and located in the heart of Cape Town.
A range of hotels are available within walking distance of the venue. More information on accommodation can be found on the congress website too.

Event layout
ISF have optimized the setup of the congress for trading, business, networking and interaction among delegates:

  • One big hall for exhibition
  • Same open design booth as Barcelona
  • Channel World Seed TV studio in the middle, with possibilities for sponsored 30-minute programs
  • ISF panels with high level speakers from the seed sector and beyond
  • Future Generation event and Women in Seed luncheon
  • Trading floor /meeting room
  • Golf tournament