TIPI - Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM - Organics International

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TIPI - Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM - Organics International

Science day 2013

About

Science Day at BioFach took place from 9 am to 5 pm on Friday, 15 February 2013, Mailand Room, NCC Mitte at NĂĽrnbergMesse, Nuremberg.

Speakers included

  • Andre Leu, President of the President, International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM), Australia;
  • Urs Niggli, Director Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL), Switzerland;
  • Sang Mok Sohn, President, International Society of Organic Agriculture Research (ISOFAR);
  • Gabi Soto, University of Costa Rica

Science Day was organized by the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM), the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) and the International Society of Organic Agriculture Research (ISOFAR).

At the event IFOAM and FiBL and other participating organizations officially launched TIPI, the Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM, a new platform that will

  • foster international collaboration in organic agriculture research;
  • engage and involve all stakeholders that benefit from organic agriculture research;
  • facilitate exchange of scientific knowledge of organic food and farming systems; and
  • help practitioners disseminate, apply and implement innovations and scientific knowledge consistent with the principles of organic agriculture.

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