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Title

Vision for a sustainable agriculture 2019

Dates

7-9 mai 2019

Organizer(s)

Mme Ricarda Knetsch, UNINE Dre Sara Santi, UNINE

Speakers

Prof. John Pickett, Cardiff University Prof. Ulrich Kuhlmann, CABI Delemont Prof. Salvatore Di Falco, UNIGE Dr. Claudio Screpanti, Syngenta, Basel Dr Segent Kelemu, ICIPE, Kenya Dr Lucius Tamm, FiBL Dre Celia Harvey, Conservation International, Costa Rica Prof. Pilar Junier, UNINE Prof to be announced, from outside EU

Description

For this workshop we will invite some of the most renowned scientists and policy makers in the field of agriculture. During this highly interactive workshop, the experts will present and discuss their vision on the future of agriculture, with an emphasis on the approaches that are needed to achieve worldwide food security for the generations to come. During roundtable discussions and their own summarizing presentations the students will have the opportunity to challenge and critically discuss the visions of the experts. The workshop will take place at the university of Neuchâtel and will be organized in collaboration with CABI Europe-Switzerland in the context of a Masters of Advanced Studies in Integrated Crop Management. 10 CUSO PhD students EE 5 CUSO PhD students MPS 5 CUSO PhD students Micro 10 students MSc 10 students CABI

Location

Neuchâtel

Information
Places

40

Deadline for registration 07.05.2019
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