Upcoming events on agriculture in Africa and research

  • 01st September 2017
  • by secretary
Update 01/09

4 September. 2Scale Online Bootcamp Building your Inclusive Agribusiness. 4 interrelated modules that you can follow at your own convenience over a 4-week period.
4-8 September. Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. African Green Revolution Forum 2017
5 September. Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. Launch Montpellier Panel report
5 September. WorldBank Webinar. Transforming Aquaculture with IoT
5 September. Utrecht. Kick Off! CoP Youth in Agribusiness. The AgriProFocus network, in close collaboration with the F&BKP
6 September. Nebraska. Food Dialogues Nebraska: Pivoting the GMO Conversation
6-8 September. Cape Town, South Africa. SA Innovation Summit
7-8 September. Johannesburg. Urban Agri Summit 2017
10 September. Townsville, Australia. 8th GFRAS Annual Meeting
11-14 September. Ghent Belgium. 1st MYCOKEY International Conference
12 September. GFAR webinar on “Comms success stories”
13 September. Copenhagen. Denmark. Europe-Africa cooperation in science, technology and innovation (STI). CAAST-Net Plus partner UNEP DTU Partnership
14-15 September. Uganda. Muyonyo Speke Resort Hotel. EAFF/East African Farmer Federation Congress organizing small holder farmers to harness new investments; partnerships & innovations to enhance value chain ownership, productivity & market integration + side event PAEPARD: Linking research to application within the extensive livestock value chain after PAEPARD.
19-22 September. Bonn, Germany. Tropentag 2017
26-28 September. Geneva. WTO 2017 Public Forum. Including a session 27/09 on Agricultural trade in the new era: the relevance of agribusiness and agroindustry.
2-4 October. Cape Town / (TBC) and Pretoria. The Research Fairness Initiative (RFI)
2-5 October. Cotonou, Benin. PAEPARD capitalization workshop
4-5 October. Kigali, Rwanda. Poultry Africa 2017
5 October – 7 October. Dar es Salaam. 7th African Grain Trade Summit (AGTS)
9 October. Nairobi. Aflanet one day workshop
8-11 October. Cape Town, South Africa. 3rd International Conference on Global Food Security
8-12 October. Brussels. The Youth Ag- Summit
10 – 11 October. Brussels. Senior Official Meeting of the EU AU R&I partnership (HLPD); a meeting of the FNSSA Roadmap
11-12 October. Lisbon. Agri-Innovation summit Lisbon 2017
17-18 October. Brussels. EU-Africa High Level Policy Dialogue on Science, Technology and Innovation
17-20 October. Addis Ababa. Global Green Growth Week 2017
19 October. Brussels, Belgium. The High Level Policy Dialogue (HLPD) stakeholder meeting
23 October – 3 November. Johannesburg. Local economic development: towards agribusiness cluster dev
7 November. Utrecht. Incubating Agribusiness in Africa. 2SCALE will share five years of experience in agribusiness
8-9 November. Cali, Columbia. CIAT 50th Anniversary Celebration
13 November. Paris. Research for nutrition Conference. Action contre la Faim.
13 – 24 November. Ibadan, Nigeria. ICRA course:  Building agribusiness relations for sustainable profit – Learning key skills for inclusive business brokerage
13-24 November. Wageningen. International course“Making Agriculture Work for Food and Nutrition Security”
14-17 November. Brussels. Info Week on Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 2  (SC2) ‘Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research and the bioeconomy’.  Co-organised by the Research Executive Agency (REA), the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation (DG RTD) and the Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development (DG AGRI) of the European Commission.
15-17 November. Johannesburg.  13th African Dairy Conference
15-17 November. Brussels. Organic innovation days
18 November. Brussels. Information Day for National Contact Points H2020
20 – 22 November 2017. Cape Town. African Agri Investment Indaba
29-30 November. Kampala. Agribusiness Congress East Africa
3-6 December. Cape Town, South Africa. 3rd International Conference on Global Food Security
4-5 December, Madrid, Spain. International Summit on Organic Farming 2017

19-20 December. Bonn. Global Landscapes Forum