FiBL newsletter for BIOFACH 2018

FiBL at BIOFACH 2018

BIOFACH 2018 takes place from February 14 to 17, 2018, in Nuremberg, Germany, and also this year FiBL will have a stand (No 553 in Hall 1).

During the BIOFACH Congress, FiBL experts and partners will give presentations on their newest research results and trends in the organic sector.

On February 16, 2018, the sixth Science Day will be held as a joint event of TIPI, the Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM - Organics International, and TP Organics, the European Technology Platform for Organic Food and Farming. It is organised by FiBL and IFOAM EU.

Detailed information can be foundon our website

Detailed programme:

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

10 am to 11.30 am: A Common Agricultural Policy for healthy farmers, healthy people, healthy planet (Room Oslo)

12 pm to 1 pm: Food Fraud in Organics? Dimensions, Patterns and Actions from the sector (Room Oslo)

12 pm to 1 pm: Socio-economic impacts of GMOs cultivations on the organic sector – Presentation of the study of IFOAM EU and FiBL (Hall St. Petersburg)

12 pm to 1 pm: Local markets versus export markets – Organic framing holds great potential for smallholders in Africa (Room Prag)

3 pm to 3.45 pm: Can organic agriculture feed the world? Results from a recent global study (Hall St. Petersburg)

4 pm to 6 pm: Innovation networks in the Central Eastern European region for increasing value chain development in the organic sector (Room Budapest)

4 pm to 4.45 pm: The World of Organic Agriculture at BIOFACH 2018 (Hall Shanghai)

5 pm to 5.45 pm: The European market for Organic Food (Room Kiew)

Thursday, February 15, 2018

10 am to 10.45 am: Organic Farming and Climate Change – Potential for greater climate adaptation and mitigation for EU's agriculture (Hall Shanghai)

10 am to 11.30 am: Global Organic Market Overview – Facts, trends and opportunities (Room Istanbul)

10 am to 10.45 am: Wissensfortschritt im Kreislauf denken – Mit systematischer Forschung Bio stärken (Room Riga)

11 am to 11.45 am: New Rules of Play: How to Access the EU Organic Market (Room Kiew)

11 am to 11.45 am: What's New in Organic Scientific research (Room Riga)

12 pm to 1 pm: Nachhaltigkeit analysieren, bewerten und kommunizieren - Wie finde ich mich im Methoden-Dschungel zurecht? (Room Oslo)

12 pm to 1 pm: Leadership in the next organic generation (Room Kiew)

12 pm to 1.30 pm: Ukraine Forum - open to organic (Room Istanbul)

1 pm to 1.45 pm: bioC und Myfarmers – Neue Werkzeuge für ein effizienteres Management von Bio-Lieferanten (Room Prag)

2 pm - 3.30 pm: Global Organic Supply Chain Integrity – A Fishbowl Discussion (Room Kiew)

2 pm - 3.30 pm: Breeding for Organic (Hall München 2)

3 pm to 3.45 pm: Increasing transparency in the organic input sector: The FiBL input lists (Room Prag)

4 pm to 5.30 pm: True Cost Accounting – Theory of Change for a Game Changer (Hall St. Petersburg)

4 pm to 5.30 pm: The future of the Organic Control System (Room Kopenhagen)

4 pm to 5.30 pm: DBV Perspektivforum: zukunftsweisende Technologien aus dem Ökolandbau zur nachhaltigen Landbewirtschaftung (Room Budapest)

Friday, February 16, 2018

10 am to 4 pm: Science Day (Room Oslo)

11 am to 12.30 pm: More Eaters, Fewer Farmers – Big Problem (Room Kiew)

11 am to 12.30 pm: Bewertung, Beratung & Kommunikation von Nachhaltigkeit in landwirtschaftlichen Lieferketten – Praxis-Check (Room Prag)

Come and visit us at Stand 553 in Hall 1.
Yours sincerely
Helga Willer and Andreas Basler
(Editors FiBL-Newsletter)
Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL
Ackerstrasse 113
CH-5070 Frick

Phone +41 62 865-7272
Fax +41 62 865-7273

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