Events about Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, maritime and martime inland water research and bio-economy

E.g., 20-03-2018
E.g., 20-03-2018
  • Infoday on Societal Challenge 2 calls 2019 & brokerage event

    From 25/06/2018 to 26/06/2018
    Come and learn about the Societal Challenge 2 calls 2019 and get some practical information on how to successfully apply to the upcoming calls for proposals. The Info Day will take place in the Charlemagne building on 25 June and the brokerage event will be on 26 June in the Borschette building of the Commission. More details on registration and agenda will follow.
  • AgriResearch Conference - Innovating for the future of farming and rural communities

    From 02/05/2018 to 03/05/2018
    Organising team
    The EU AgriResearch Conference is dedicated to scientists, farmers, rural communities, industry, advisors, policy-makers, citizens and NGO representatives who wish to learn about EU agriculture and rural R&I activities and achievements and to have their say on how to shape the future of agriculture R&I after 2020. The conference will also be a great occasion to network with around 500 peers.
  • The role of thematic networks in EU agricultural innovation

    Over 20 thematic networks are or have been funded under Horizon 2020 to bridge the gap between research and practice in agriculture. They cover a broad range of issues from disease management to value chains and are a cornerstone of the EIP-AGRI. This workshop will give, in a compact and interactive way, insights in dynamics and results of these networks.
  • Digitising agriculture and food value chains

    Conference organisers
    The digital single market offers many opportunities for agriculture and food value chains -up to the consumer- to become smarter, more efficient, more circular and more connected. This event placed Horizon 2020 investments in farm and food digitisation in their broader policy context and showcased successful and inspirational projects.
  • Bioeconomy Policy Day

    Looking ahead to a new Bioeconomy strategy.
  • Organic innovation days

    From 15/11/2017 to 17/11/2017
    TP organics
    How do we move organic farming forward to ensure sustainability & health of our food systems? TP organics organises the Organic innovation days, along side the SC2 Infoweek, to discuss how innovation can help. H2020 OK-NetArable will hold their final conference there and opportunities for funding for organic farming under H2020 work programme 2018-2020 will be presented. Call for innovations open until 1 September.
  • Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 2 Infoweek including high-level policy events

    From 14/11/2017 to 17/11/2017
    Organising team
    All there is to know about new funding opportunities for 2018-2020, the Bioeconomy policy, digitisation and Blue Growth!
  • Agri-Innovation summit Lisbon 2017

    From 11/10/2017 to 12/10/2017
    The Agri Innovation Summit will provide a platform for a stimulating debate on innovation and digitisation in agriculture and rural areas, now and after 2020. Horizon 2020 projects will meet with innovative projects supported by the Common agricultural policy to build linkages and speed up innovation. Commissioners Moedas and Hogan will participate.
  • EMPHASIS webinar ‘New approaches to managing cabbage stem flea beetle in oilseed rape’

    Cabbage stem flea beetle was an insignificant pest of oilseed rape years ago. The need to ban neonicotenoid seed treatments brings back the threat. This webinar will describe a new approach to fight it using companion crops.
  • EMPHASIS Webinar: In field molecular diagnostics as an aid to disease management

    EMPHASIS consortium
    Interested in portable molecular diagnostic tools on plant diseases? Register to the webinar organized by the Horizon 2020 project EMPHASIS. First come, first served.