Multi-stakeholder workshop on caper market chain in Jabal-al-Hoss, Syria (Photo: Alessandra Giuliani)

Events Calendar

Events related to agricultural research for development, with a focus on Switzerland

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03.06.18 to 07.06.18
Ascona, Switzerland

SURED 2018 - Monte Verità Conference on Sustainable Resource Use and Economic Dynamics

conference organized by ETH Zurich

Uettligen, Switzerland

Land in Sicht – Landwirtschaft im südlichen Afrika und hier


06.06.18 to 09.06.18
Zurich, Switzerland

Latsis Symposium 2018 - Scaling-up Forest Restoration

Science symposium organized by ETH Zurich. It brings together some of the world’s leading forest restoration scientists to address the ecological, economic, and societal challenges for scaling-up forest restoration. Presentations will be given by experts from academia, non-governmental organisations, and the business sector, with time set aside...

Bern, Switzerland

Presentation of the IPBES report on Europe and Central Asia

The event is intended to present to governments and stakeholders the IPBES report on the state of biodiversity and ecosystems services, and potential policy approaches in Europe and Central Asia.

18.06.18 to 06.07.18
Freiburg, Germany

Integrated Land Use Systems (ILUS) Summer School 2018

Summer School organized by the University of Freiburg, Faculty of Environment and Natural Resources.

26.06.18 to 26.05.18
Brussels, Belgium

Horizon 2020 - European Food & Agriculture Call: Information Day & Brokerage Event

orgainzed by the European Commission, registration until 27 May 2018

27.06.18 to 29.06.18
Lausanne, Switzerland

2018 International Tech4Dev Conference

organized by the UNESCO Chair in Technologies for Development hosted at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) under the title "Voices of the Global South"

27.06.18 to 29.06.18
Halle, Germany

IAMO Forum 2018: Large-scale agriculture - for profit and society?

conference organized by the Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO)

Bern, Switzerland

Annual Swiss Development Cooperation Conference 2018

organized by SDC and SECO under the title "Developing urban and rural areas sustainably - Two of Switzerland's priorities in Africa"

01.07.18 to 05.07.18
Chania, Greece

Farming systems facing uncertainties and enhancing opportunities

13th European Symposium of the International Farming Systems Association (IFSA)

12.08.18 to 16.08.18
Istanbul, Turkey

Growing and marketing banana under subtropical conditions

25.08.18 to 29.08.18
Montpellier, France

AQUA 2018

international aquaculture congress, organized by the World Aquaculture Society.

27.08.18 to 31.08.18
Geneva, Switzerland

XVe European Society for Agronomy Congress

organized by Agroscope, ETH Zurich, FiBL Switzerland and the Swiss Society of Agronomy

05.09.18 to 06.09.18
Stuttgart, Germany

FOOD 2030: Towards sustainable agri-food systems

Congress organized by the University of Hohenheim bringing together experts, researchers and stakeholders from various disciplines with diverse experiences related to food systems.

17.09.18 to 21.09.18
Montpellier, France

Managing Eucalyptus Plantations under Global Changes

International conference organized by CIRAD and IUFRO

17.09.18 to 19.09.18
Ghent, Belgium

Tropentag 2018

organized by Ghent University under the title "Global food security and food safety: The role of universities"

19.09.18 to 21.09.18
Turin, Italy

Forum Origin, Diversity and Territories 2018

forum running under the title "Perspectives on territories in transition" organized by Origin, Diversity and Territories (ODT) and Diversity&Development.

20.09.18 to 21.09.18
Stuttgart, Germany

Smallholder Targeted Agriculture 4.0 in Temperature Limited Cropping Systems - STATCROPS

International conference organized by the University of Hohenheim.

04.10.18 to 07.10.18
Jahorina, Bosnia and Herzegovina


international agriculture symposium organized by the University of East Sarajevo, the University of Belgrade and the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari.

17.10.18 to 18.10.18
Toulouse, France

2ème Rencontres Francophones sur les Légumineuses

Pour la terre et les hommes, les légumineuses au coeur de l’innovation

Zürich; Switzerland

World Food System Center Research Symposium 2018

public event showcasing food systems research taking place at ETH Zurich

30.11.18 to 04.12.18
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Apimondia Symposium 2018

Symposium organized by Apimondia and Ethiopian Apiculture Board in Collaboration with Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries of Ethiopia.

06.12.18 to 07.12.18
Basel, Switzerland

One Health for Humans and Animals - How Do We Get Zoonoses under Control?

Swiss TPH Winter Symposium


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