News and Events

MOOC "The Economics of the Agro-food Value Chain" online now !


The MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) The Economics of Agro-Food Value Chains is online now !

A trailer is available on:

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For more details, visit our MOOC page

3rd Multiplier Event organized by University College Dublin (UCD), Tues, June 20th 2017

The 3rd Multiplier Event, organized by our partner university University College Dublin (UCD) will be held on Tuesday, June 20th, 2017, 10 am - 15 pm.

The location is L.024 Mason, Hayes & Curran Theatre, UCD Sutherland School of Law, Dublin, Ireland.

Please register here by 14th June 2017

Multiplier Event @ UCD / June 20th 2017

ISP 2017

The 3rd ISP took place in Bozen again from March, 12th-18th 2017

Flyer/Presentation for ISP Application 2017

Dr. Hannes Lang beim DAAD Kick-off Meeting und thematisches Monitoring von Erasmus+ Strategischen Partnerschaften 13.+14.10.2016

Herr Dr. Hannes Lang (wiss. Mitarbeiter) hat unsere Gruppe beim Erasmus+ 2016 Kick-off Meeting und thematischem Monitoring vom 13.-14.10.2016 in Bonn vertreten. Dort hat er unser Projekt ''Mobilising Agro-Food Expertise'' als Beispiel guter Praxis vorgestellt und Fragen hinsichtlich der Konzeption und Details eines erfolgreichen Antrags sowie der Durchführung des Projektes in einem Workshop beantwortet.

2nd Multiplier Event organized by Scotland's Rural College (SRUC), Wed, October 5th 2016

The 2nd Multiplier Event, organized by our partner university Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) will be held on Wednesday, October 5th, 2016, 9 - 11:30 am.

The location is Queen Margareth University in Edinburgh.

Industry partners and representatives of the local industry as well as national and European decision makers will discuss the challenges faced by the agro-food sector and how (higher) education and adjust to overcome them.

Speaker are Ms. Ceri Ritchie (SRUC); Dr. Cesar Revoredo-Giha (SRUC); Dr. Neil Chalmers, University of Aberdeen, RINH; Ms. Moira Stoker, ESF.

The discussion will be followed by a Q&A session.

Impressions of the ISP 2016 in Bozen

ISP 2016 - Bozen, Italy - March 13 - 19, 2016

The next ISP is going to take place in Bozen, Italy from March 13th to March 19th, 2016 at Kolpinghaus Bozen, Largo Adolph Kolping 3, 39100 Bozen, Italy.

Excursion to BayWa Regensburg March 2015

"BayWa live 2/15"

Together with 18 students from five European Countries we went to visit BayWa’s harbour site „Regensburg Ost“ in March 2015. We thank the BayWa team for the organization of this very informative excursion.

Success in the 2015 ISP!

Thank you to all participants, universities and companies involved in the 2015 ISP!

The 2015 ISP was a fantastic success! Thank you to all of our hard-working students, dedicated professors and professionals for a wonderful week at the ISP.

We are already looking forward to the next ISP. Thank you for joining us!

The ISP begins!

Massive Online Open Course ("MOOC") is underway!

The first transnational meeting was held in Munich to discuss elements of the ISP and the production of the MOOC. International partners of the ISP also had opportunities to show off on camera while presenting their lectures online and learning the technology behind the MOOC.

Many exciting things to come!