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Science Day 2015: Register now

Science Day 2015, to take place on the February 13, 2015 at BIOFACH is organised by TIPI, the Technology Innovation Platform of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM), and TP Organics, the European Technology Platform for Organic Food and Farming Research. Registration is open until the 6th February 2015.

(January 12, 2015) 

The upcoming Science Day 2015 will take place on the February 13, 2015 at BIOFACH in Nürnberg, from 9 am to 5 pm. It is a joint event of TIPI, the Technology Innovation Platform of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM), and TP Organics, the European Technology Platform for Organic Food and Farming Research.

In the morning, TP Organics will present its new Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda for the European organic sector. Additionally, TP Organics will offer a session on financing business-research cooperation for innovation.

In the afternoon, Dr Urs Niggli (FiBL director, TIPI president) and Dora Drexler(director of ÖMKI, the Hungarian Research Institute of Organic Agriculture and TIPI vice president) will present TIPI’s second draft of its Global Vision and Strategic Research Agenda for Organic Farming Research, which will be discussed with the participants. Furthermore, representatives of selected stakeholder groups – processors, traders, policy makers, and environmental organisations – will comment on the Vision and Strategic Research Agenda from their perspectives.
Please register until the 6th February 2015. The full programme is available at the TIPI Website at www.organic-research.net/tipi-scienceday-2015.html.

Further information

Contact

Helga Willer, Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL
Carolin Möller, Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL

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