Science Forum 2018

When: 10 – 12 October, 2018

Where: Stellenbosch, South Africa

What: The objective of the Forum is to identify substantial interactions between the Sustainable Development Goals (both positive and negative), the role of agricultural research in augmenting synergies and managing trade-offs, and the ensuing implications for the science-policy interface. The theme of the event is ‘Win More, Lose Less: Capturing Synergies between SDGs through Agricultural Research’. It is organized by the CGIAR’S Independent Science and Partnership Council (ISPC) and co-hosted by the South African Agricultural Research Council.

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1st International Congress of Green Biotechnology

When: 01 – 03 November, 2018

Where: Taroudant, Morocco

What: Held under the theme ‘Biotechnology for Sustainable Agriculture’ and bringing together biotechnology experts from around the world, the Congress will provide major innovations on plant biotechnology and their applications in agronomy. Plenary conferences will allow a free discussion of emerging problems with the experts.

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20th International Conference on Agriculture and Biotechnology

When: 15 – 16 November, 2018

Where: Cape Town, South Africa

What: The Conference aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Agriculture and Biotechnology. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Agriculture and Biotechnology.

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