Call for interest: would you like to contribute to the EIP-AGRI as a temporary consultant for the EIP-AGRI Service Point?
The EIP-AGRI Service Point is looking for coordinating experts for a number of workshops, seminars and Focus Groups on a range of topics (see below). If you are interested then please complete this application form and submit your Europass CV.
The deadline for applications is 22 January 2018, 23:59 hrs Brussels time.
The topics of the activities can cover a wide range of issues related to the agricultural productivity and sustainability.
In particular, topics covered in 2018 include:
Non-chemical weed management
Technologies for protection from frost damage
Antimicrobial resistance, especially in poultry farming and considering animal welfare
Diversification: new business models on the farm
New feed for livestock
On-farm practices to limit food waste
Upscaling Operational Group results and learning from EIP-AGRI implementation
Multi-level digital strategies for agriculture and rural areas
The role of agricultural knowledge and innovation systems in making digital agriculture/forestry accessible
Coordinating experts contracted by the EIP-AGRI Service Point will be required to draft documents in English on their topics of expertise. The text should be easy to read and clear for non-expert professionals. They should also be able to effectively communicate and interact in English. They will work with experts from different backgrounds, and contribute to designing interactive meetings.