Save the date: Science Day, 15 February 2013

The Science Day is held at the Nürnberg Messe, with speakers, workshops and the official launch of a new technology and innovation platform.

More information is available here.

Science Day at BioFach 2013: Programme now available

The programme of Science Day is now available.

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

Speakers include

  • 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);
  • Miguel Altieri, Latin American Scientific Society of Agroecology (SOCLA), United States.

Science Day is 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 will officially launch 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.

More information

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