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Workshop on Climate Change and Urban Food Security: Innovative Design for Sustainable Food Systems to Improve Nutrition and Health from Jul 16, 2018 09:00 AM to Jul 20, 2018 05:00 PM Putrajaya, Malaysia ,
The ‘British Council Researcher Links’ programme provides opportunities for early career researchers from the UK and internationally to interact, learn from each other and explore opportunities for building long-lasting research collaborations. This programme has funded the workshop on climate change and urban food systems, and we are calling for early career researchers to apply for the funded workshop places.
Summer School in Applied Human Nutrition from Jul 14, 2018 09:00 AM to Jul 18, 2018 05:00 PM Wolfson College, Cambridge,
The UK ‘Need for Nutrition Education/Innovation Programme’ (NNEdPro) and its Global Centre for Nutrition and Health in Cambridge offers a Summer School in Applied Human Nutrition for individuals interested in nutrition and its health-applications.
NNEdPro Nutrition Week 2018 from Jul 14, 2018 09:00 AM to Jul 20, 2018 05:00 PM Cambridge, UK,
The NNEdPro Nutrition Week 2018 starts with the Cambridge Summer school in Applied Human Nutrition, and is followed by the 4th International Summit.
5th International ISEKI_Food Conference from Jul 03, 2018 09:00 AM to Jul 05, 2018 05:00 PM University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany,
"The Food System Approach: New Challenges for Education, Research and Industry"
Global Challenges Initiative Round Table (Cambridge researchers only) Jun 29, 2018 from 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM Rayleigh Seminar Room, Maxwell Centre, University of Cambridge,
Apply to present or participate in a discussion about research relating to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Workshop: Postcolonial Ecologies in the Global South: Explorations at the Culture/Nature Interface from Jun 28, 2018 12:45 PM to Jun 29, 2018 07:30 PM Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, CB3 9DT,
Workshop to exchange ideas and define collaborative research agendas regarding one of the most pressing issues of the 21st century: the relationship between humanity and the natural world. INCLUDES A SESSION ON FOOD & FARMING.
STFC Food Network+ Annual Meeting from Jun 28, 2018 10:30 AM to Jun 29, 2018 05:00 PM Inox, Sheffield,
The STFC Food Network+ (SFN) will be holding their Annual Meeting at Inox at the University of Sheffield on the 28th and 29th June.
Innovation Hub: Royal Norfolk Show from Jun 28, 2018 09:00 AM to Jun 29, 2018 05:00 PM Norfolk Showground,
The Innovation Hub is becoming a must-see stop at the Royal Norfolk Show.
IAMO Forum 2018 ‘Large-scale agriculture – for profit and society? from Jun 27, 2018 09:00 AM to Jun 29, 2018 05:00 PM Halle, Germany,
The IAMO Forum 2018 aims to address the economic, social, institutional, and managerial aspects of large-scale agriculture by providing a platform for presenting and discussing research on the related issues.
UKRI stakeholder event Jun 27, 2018 from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM London (Bloomsbury),
An event to discuss how UKRI can play its part in responding to the UK Government's focus on innovation and 'place'.
NIAB Open Day 2018 Jun 26, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM Histon, Cambridge,
Science & agronomy seminars; field demonstrations. BOOKING ESSENTIAL.
Cambridge Agri-Food Robotics Workshop from Jun 24, 2018 09:00 AM to Jun 27, 2018 05:00 PM University of Cambridge, Department of Engineering,
The Cambridge Agri-Food Robotics Workshop is for industry and academic researchers, discussing the most significant challenges for Agri-Food robotics.
Post-Harvest Technologies – Innovations For Keeping Crops Clean, Cool and (High) Quality Jun 20, 2018 from 02:30 PM to 06:00 PM AHDB Sutton Bridge Crop Storage Research, East Bank, Sutton Bridge, Spalding, PE12 9YD,
An event to showcase some of the newest technologies and innovations in post-harvest management and storage
Seminar – Evidence for healthy and equitable population food policies Jun 20, 2018 from 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM Level 4, Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooker's Treatment Centre,
Talk by Dr Kathryn Backholer, Global Obesity Centre, Deakin University, Australia.
Sensors in Food and Agriculture 2018 from Jun 18, 2018 09:00 AM to Jun 19, 2018 05:00 PM John Innes Centre, Norwich Science Park, Norwich NR4 7UH United Kingdom,
The 3rd annual Sensors in Food and Agriculture Conference
Science on Sundays: SCUBA-Rice - how rice survives flooding Jun 17, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 03:00 PM Garden Classroom, Cambridge University Botanic Garden,
Join Pallavi Singh from the Department of Plant Science, University of Cambridge for the fourth talk in this series at the Botanic Garden.
Changing Behaviour: A case for closer links between Behavioural, Social and Political Sciences to tackle Obesity and Climate Change Jun 14, 2018 from 04:45 PM to 06:30 PM Institute of Criminology, Rooms B3 and B4, Sidgwick Site, Cambridge, CB3 9DA ,
Cambridge ESRC DTP Annual Lecture 2018 by Professor Theresa Marteau, Director of the Behaviour and Health Research Unit in the Clinical School at the University of Cambridge, and Director of Studies in Psychological and Behavioural Sciences at Christ’s College, Cambridge.
Natural Resources and the ideas of a ‘good life’, poverty and justice in a Mexican fishing community. Jun 14, 2018 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM Room 2.49, David Attenborough Buikding, Cambridge,
Karen Wong-Pérez, Department of Geography, University of Cambridge
Food 2030 Conference from Jun 14, 2018 09:00 AM to Jun 15, 2018 05:00 PM Plovdiv, Bulgaria,
The next FOOD 2030 high-level event will be held under the Bulgarian Presidency in Plovdiv on 14-15 June 2018. The event will focus on the research policy agenda for sustainable food systems.
Plant Variety Protection Conference Jun 14, 2018 from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM Room 1.07, Oculus Building, The University of Warwick, CV4 7AL,
Plant Variety Protection Debates: Connecting Law, Science and Social Science
Innovation Insights at Cereals 2018 Jun 13, 2018 from 03:00 PM to 06:00 PM Chrishall Grange, Duxford, Cambridgeshire SG8 7NT,
Lightning talks on the agri-tech innovation pipeline.
Cereals Jun 13, 2018 from 08:30 AM to 05:30 PM
Meet major and new companies showcasing their products – from the newest breeding technologies to the state-of-the-art in precision engineering.
Two cultures: can policy makers and academic institutions ever work together effectively? Jun 11, 2018 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM Fitzpatrick Hall, Queen's College,
A lecture by Dr David Cleevely
Food Futures II Jun 07, 2018 from 12:45 PM to 06:30 PM Gillespie Centre, Clare College, Cambridge,
Networking event with industry for University of Cambridge PhD students and Postdocs interested in collaborating with the food industry
Devouring the Earth: how to feed 10 billion in the face of climate change Jun 05, 2018 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM Jesus College, Oxford,
A Grand Challenges Seminar
Belfast Summit on Global Food Integrity from May 29, 2018 09:00 AM to May 31, 2018 05:00 PM Waterfront Hall, Belfast,
Ensuring the integrity of the world's food supply
Securing Our Natural Environment for Future Generations from May 23, 2018 08:00 AM to May 24, 2018 05:00 PM Manchester,
British Ecological Society/UK Conservation Agencies Symposium
The future of long-term experiments in agricultural science from May 21, 2018 09:00 AM to May 23, 2018 05:00 PM Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 2JQ, UK,
A BBSRC international conference
Young Innovators' Forum visit to Wicken Farm, Stretham May 17, 2018 from 06:00 PM to 08:30 PM Wicken Farm, Stretham,
YIF is heading out to a working farm in Stretham to take a look at on-farm practices
2018 Annual Lecture of the Behaviour and Health Research Unit (BHRU) May 17, 2018 from 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM Howard Theatre, Downing College,
Lecture by Professor Theresa Marteau