Help Navigation

Go to Navigation - Go to Content

You are here
Content

Event archive

23 May 2019

Career Fair ScienceMeetsCompanies 2019

IAMO will present itself at ScienceMeetsCompanies in Halle (Saale), Germany, one of the major scholarship and career fair for agricultural, food and natural sciences in Central Germany.

Students interested in promotional activities at an agricultural research institute can visit the short presentation “Career in Sciences” (11:30 - 11:45 am, seminar room of the Biozentrum). IAMO director Prof. Dr. Thomas Herzfeld will explain the...

Read more


22 - 24 May 2019

Workshop on tensions between agriculture and society in Ukraine

A workshop entitled “Agriculture and society: A multi-stakeholder dialogue for stable and sustainable development” (UaAgriDialog) for researchers, academics and representatives from practice, politics and civil society will take place in Zhytomyr, Ukraine. The event is organised by IAMO jointly with...

In recent years, the agricultural sector has become the engine of the Ukrainian economy. Almost 40 percent of Ukrainian exports are agricultural and food products. The agricultural sector has become both, an important source of foreign exchange and a...

Read more


13 - 14 May 2019

International Bioeconomy Conference 2019

The ScienceCampus Halle – plant-based bioeconomy and the Leading-Edge Cluster BioEconomy cordially invite you to the 8th International Bioeconomy Conference in Halle (Saale), Germany. The motto this year is “Bio meets Economy – Science meets Industry”.

The conference is regarded as one of the most important bioeconomy events in Germany. Every year it brings together internationally renowned representatives of science and industry to discuss the latest research findings, innovations and current...

Read more


10 May 2019

Presentation “Harnessing Collective Intelligence for Environmental Decision-Making”

Steven Gray, Department of Community Sustainability of the Michigan State University, USA, will hold a presentation entitled “Harnessing Collective Intelligence for Environmental Decision-Making” at IAMO in Halle (Saale), Germany, on 10 May 2019.

Many social-ecological issues of great importance to human well-being, such as climate change, biodiversity loss, and overexploitation of natural resources are embedded within coupled human and natural systems. Problem solving in these complex...

Read more


09 May 2019

Seminar “Using Fuzzy Cognitive Mapping to understand human-environmental interactions”

Steven Gray, Department of Community Sustainability of the Michigan State University, USA, will hold a seminar entitled “Using Fuzzy Cognitive Mapping to understand human-environmental interactions” at IAMO in Halle (Saale), Germany, on 9 May 2019.

Understanding and modeling contemporary socio-environmental problems requires ‘systems thinking’ and computational skills so that researchers, teachers and students can conceptualize and define the complex connections between human and natural...

Read more


02 - 03 April 2019

Workshop on Home Gardens as a Coping Strategy in Crises and Humanitarian Emergencies

The Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops (IGZ), IAMO and Welthungerhilfe are conducting an international and interdisciplinary workshop on “Home Gardens as a Coping Strategy in Crises and Humanitarian Emergencies”. The workshop will be part of the second Home Garden for Resilience and...

The objective of the workshop is two-fold. First, to advance our knowledge of home and school gardens, resilience, food security, nutrition and related interventions. We would like to deepen our understanding of how informal small-scale home...

Read more


06 March 2019

Science Lounge “Digitization in Agriculture”

Experts from the field of research, business and politics are invited to the Science Lounge entitled “Digitization in Agriculture” which will take place at Café 7gramm in Halle (Saale), Germany, on 6 March 2019 from 6 pm. The event is organized jointly by the science campuses EEGA (Eastern Europe -...

Drones as tools for crop assessment, clever algorithms for detecting pest infestations, precise fertilization thanks to smart sensors - the digital age doesn’t stop at agriculture.

At the Science Lounge, Oleksandr Verzhykhovskyi (Innovations employee...

Read more


03 March 2019

German-Ukrainian Summer School in Agricultural Economics

The German-Ukrainian Summer School in Agricultural Economics takes place at IAMO in Halle (Saale), Germany, from 3 to 17 March 2019. It is organized by IAMO in cooperation with the Institute of Agricultural and Food Sciences at the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU) and supported by the...

The summer school is aimed at Ukrainian doctoral candidates in the field of agricultural economics. The participants are supposed to learn to apply theoretical concepts of economics to evaluate agricultural policy measures. The students will learn...

Read more


18 January 2019

GFFA expert panel “Going digital against the drought - New technologies and challenges in their implementation”

Within the framework of the International Green Week 2019, IAMO in cooperation with the German Agribusiness Alliance at the German Eastern Business Association and the German-Sino Agricultural Center organise a panel discussion. This event as part of the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture (GFFA)...

Recent climate changes have caused agricultural producers to face significantly greater risks, both in terms of crop production and livestock breeding. Droughts are increasingly jeopardizing the livelihood of rural populations in arid and semi-arid...

Read more


26 November 2018

4th Sino-German Agricultural Week

As a platform for promoting policy, scientific and business dialogue between China and Germany, the 4th Sino-German Agricultural Week entitled “Science & Technology Leading Green Development” will be held from 26 to 28 November 2018 in Beijing, China.

The 4th Sino-German Agricultural Week will sponsored by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs (MARA), P.R. China, and the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL), Germany. The event will organized by the GFA Consulting Group, IAK...

Read more