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October 2019

Global Science Conference on Climate-Smart Agriculture

October 8, 2019 - October 10, 2019
AYANA Resort and Spa, Jl. Karang Mas Sejahtera
Jimbaran, Bali 80364 Indonesia
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$250 – $600

Since the term climate-smart agriculture (CSA) was coined in 2010, the biannual global science conferences on CSA have emerged as the key global forum for scientific exchange to underpin CSA implementation.

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Wheat Diversity & Human health

October 22, 2019 - October 24, 2019
Elite World İstanbul Hotel, Kocatepe Mahallesi, Şehit Muhtar Mh., Şehit Muhtar Caddesi No:42
Beyoğlu/İstanbul, 34437 Turkey
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$175 – $400

The conference will bring together wheat researchers and the human health community to exchange information and discuss strategies for improving the health benefits of wheat by exploiting diverse genetic resources, modern breeding and genomics, and sustainable production and processing technologies.

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African Plant Breeders Association (APBA) conference

October 23, 2019 - October 25, 2019
University of Ghana, Department of Economics
Legon, Accra, Ghana
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$50 – $150

The first APBA conference will discuss advances in classical breeding and application of modern breeding tools for food and nutrition security in Africa.

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November 2019

7th International Cereal Nematodes Symposium

November 3, 2019 - November 6, 2019
National Agricultural Research Complex New Delhi, India + Google Map

The International Cereal Nematodes Symposium (ICNS) is an extension to the International Cereal Nematode Initiative (ICNI) that was established in 2006. It aims to create a critical mass of scientific capacity and skills to deliver sustainable solutions by working at both the practical and theoretical level.

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Conservation Agriculture: Gateway for Sustainable Intensification of Smallholder Systems

November 18, 2019 - November 30, 2019
CIMMYT India, G2, B Block, National Agricultural Science Centre Complex (NASC), Dev Prakash Shastri Marg
New Delhi, 110012 India
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Participants will develop enhanced understanding on the locally adapted conservation agriculture-based sustainable intensification principles and practices, application of new tools and techniques, and how to scale appropriate conservation agriculture machinery for diverse production systems, agro-ecologies and farm typologies.

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Gender dynamics in formal seed systems in sub-Saharan Africa and worldwide lessons

November 21, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm CET

This webinar will share practical approaches to reduce the gender gap in the adoption of improved seed varieties in sub-Saharan Africa.

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December 2019


December 3, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm CET
IFEMA, Avda. del Partenón, 5 Madrid España / Spain
Madrid, Madrid 28042 Spain
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Jelle Van Loon will participate in two sessions of the UN Climate Change conference in Madrid.

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January 2020

7th International Conference “Phytopathology in Achieving UN Sustainable Development Goals”

January 16 - January 20
ICAR-IARI, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, Pusa
New Delhi, Delhi 110012 India
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$110 – $500

A common forum to discuss plant pathogens, the diseases they cause, the threat they pose to global agriculture, and methods and strategies to combat them.

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February 2020

Second International Crop Modelling Symposium (iCROPM2020)

February 3 - February 5
Montpellier Montpellier, France + Google Map

Crop modelers from around the world will meet to exchange on advances in crop modelling and identify challenges and new opportunities for future research.

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Massive Open Online Course: Conservation Agriculture-based Sustainable Intensification

February 12 - March 25

This course deals with the multiple dimensions of conservation agriculture for sustainable intensification: portfolios and machinery; agronomical management and its challenges and advantages; and start-ups and business models for service provision.

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Strike Two Summit – Chain Management

February 20 @ 8:00 am - 7:30 pm CET
Deloitte Amsterdam, Deloitte Amsterdam Gustav Mahlerlaan 2970
Amsterdam, 1081LA Netherlands
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The food transition needs chain-broad governance. How to align consumers and farmers and everything in between? The closing event of the summit brings the insights from consumers and farmers together to address chain-wide issues.

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March 2020

24th Biannual International Plant Resistance to Insects (IPRI) Workshop

March 2 - March 4
CIMMYT HQ, Carretera México-Veracruz Km. 45, El Batán
Texcoco, 56237 Mexico
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Damage from insects and other arthropods costs farmers and consumers many millions of dollars annually. Host-plant resistance is one management tool that can be and has been used to limit damage and loss from pest arthropods. The International Plant Resistance to Insects working group is an affiliation of researchers and practitioners that are advancing the development and use of plants with resistance to insects and other arthropods. The 24th Biannual International Plant Resistance to Insects (IPRI) Workshop will take place…

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Interdrought 2020 – IMPORTANT NOTICE

March 9 - March 13
Barceló México Reforma hotel, Av. Paseo de la Reforma 1, Tabacalera
Ciudad de México, CDMX 06030 Mexico
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US$500 – US$800

Congress on plant production in water-limited environments.

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Obregon Visitors’ week and field day – CANCELED

March 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm CST
Campo Experimental Norman E. Borlaug (CENEB), Calle Dr. Norman E. Borlaug, Km. 12 entre 800 y 900
Cd. Obregon, Sonora 85208 Mexico
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Important notice - March 6, 2020: Due to the risk presented by coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), CIMMYT has decided to cancel the field day on March 16 and other events planned for March 17 in Ciudad Obregón, Sonora, Mexico. If you had arranged side meetings with any of our scientists, please contact them directly to confirm their availability or check for alternative dates. We apologize for any inconvenience this causes. If you have any doubts or questions, please contact Teresa…

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The art and science of scaling impact for smallholder agriculture – POSTPONED

March 26 - March 27
CIMMYT HQ, Carretera México-Veracruz Km. 45, El Batán
Texcoco, 56237 Mexico
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The conference will bring together representatives from the donor, implementation and research communities to share lessons learned, discuss mainstreaming, and strengthen the network of experts in scaling, agriculture and rural development.

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