Tropentag 2022:

Can agroecological farming feed the world? Farmers' and academia's views

September 14 - 16, 2022,
organised by
Czech University of Life Sciences, Prague


Tropentag 2022 - programme

time zone UTC+2

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Tuesday,
13.09.2022
Wednesday,
14.09.2022
Thursday,
15.09.2022
Friday,
16.09.2022


Time
UTC+2

Programme

Tuesday, 13.09.2022

13:00-18:00 Pre-registration of participants (Aula)
14:00-17:00 Pre-conference workshops:
18:30-20:30 18:30 - Film: Rogério Mauricio Natural regeneration to develop a silvopastoral system in Brazil

19:00 - Film: Tony Rinaudo "The Forest Maker"

Wednesday, 14.09.2022

8:00 Registration of participants (Aula)

Visits to the Botanical Garden of the Faculty of Tropical AgriSciences on Wednesday and Thursday every hour between 9 am and 2 pm (ask at the registration desk)
09:00-12:00 Pre-conference workshops:
13:00-15:15 Plenary session 1 - Aula Czech University of Life Sciences Prague + streaming via the Internet - link will be made available via Whova.
13:00

Welcome addresses and opening - Chair: Bohdan Lojka, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague

  • Prof. Ing. Petr Sklenička, CSc. Rector of the Czech University of Life Sciences, Prague
  • Ing. Pavel Sekáč, Ph.D., Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Czech Republic
  • Prof. Dr. Folkard Asch, ATSAF / University of Hohenheim
13:30-14:00

Keynote speech - Chair: Jan Banout, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague

14:00-15:15

Panel discussion “Can agroecological farming feed the world?” - Chair: Patrick Worms

Panellists:
15:15-15:45 Coffee and tea break (online Photos of the photocompetition will be shown)
15:45-16:45 Plenary session 2 - Aula Czech University of Life Sciences Prague + streaming via the Internet - link will be made available via Whova.
 
Dr. Andrea Fadani, fiat panis foundation Ulm, Germany
Hans H. Ruthenberg - Graduate Award
Herman Eiselen - Science Award
17:00-18:30 Parallel oral thematic sessions I
all sessions will be streamed via the whova platform
   
 
 
 
18:30-22:00
Apéro / Social gathering 19:30-20:30 Meet & Greet: junior scientists meeting keynote speakers 19:30-22:00 Mini film-festival: films on pastoralism 19:30 ATSAF e.V. members assembly

Thursday, 15.09.2022

08:30-09:10 Guided poster sessions P1 (parallel poster sessions plus online poster sessions)
Online: Crops and cropping systems I
Online: Socio-economics I
Agroecology and plant protection
Sustainable and resilient animal production systems I
Trees for people and environment
Pathways to improved food and nutrition security
Collective action and institutions
Technology adoption and dissemination
09:20-10:00 Guided poster sessions P2 (parallel poster sessions plus online poster sessions)
Online: Crops and cropping systems II
Online: Socio-economics II
Farmer's perspectives and innovations in cropping systems
Sustainable and resilient animal production systems II
Trees for people and environment II
Pathways to improved food and nutrition security II
Collective action and institutions II
Technology adoption and dissemination II
10:00 Coffee and tea break
10:30 Parallel oral thematic sessions II
all sessions will be streamed via the whova platform
   
 
 
 
12:00-14:00 Lunch break 12:15-13:45 film from Argentina on pastoralism
14:00-15:30 Parallel oral thematic sessions III
all sessions will be streamed via the whova platform
   
 
 
 
 
15:30-16:00 Coffee and tea break
16:00-17:30 Parallel oral thematic sessions IV
all sessions will be streamed via the whova platform
   
 
 
 
 
17:45-18:30 Guided poster sessions P3 (parallel poster sessions plus online poster sessions)
Online: Soil-vegetation interactions and climate change
Online: Animals and animal systems I
Online: Pathways to improved food and nutrition security
Crops and cropping systems II
Agroecology and organic production
Agroforestry systems sustainability
Economic potential of agroecology
Profitability and commercialisation
AfricaRice
18:45-19:30 Guided poster sessions P4 (parallel poster sessions plus online poster sessions)
Online: Animals and animal systems II
Online: (Agro)forestry
Online: Food processing and consumption
Crops and cropping systems II-2
Agroecology and organic production II
Agricultural adaptation in the face of climate change
Healthy animals as high quality food resource
Economic potential of agroecology II
Profitability and commercialisation II
19:30 Conference dinner
21:00 Tropentag Afterparty at Céčko featuring the band SETOPLETE

Friday, 16.09.2022

09:00-09:40 Guided poster sessions P5 (parallel poster sessions plus online poster sessions)
Online: Agroecological aspects I
Online: Livelihoods I
Crops and cropping systems I
Understanding and managing soil-vegetation interactions
Nutrition, performance and management of animals
Food processing and food quality
Food value chains of rural areas in sub-Saharan Africa
Economic potential of agroecology III
Production systems and socio-economic impacts on agricultural livelihoods
09:40-10:30 Guided poster sessions P6 (parallel poster sessions plus online poster sessions)
Online: Agroecological aspects II
Online: Livelihoods II
Crops and cropping systems I-2
Nutrition, performance and management of animals II
Food consumption and sustainable food production
Food value chains of rural areas in sub-Saharan Africa II
Food systems and ecological impacts on agricultural livelihood
10:30-11:00 Coffee and tea break
  Plenary session 3 - Aula Czech University of Life Sciences Prague + streaming via the Internet - link will be made available via Whova; Chair: Patrick van Damme
11:00-12:30 keynote speeches
12:30 Conference review by the student reporters
12:40Poster Awards
12:55Photocompetition - best photo / best photo series
13:15Closing remarks and handing over to Berlin
End of Tropentag 2022 around 13:30
13:30-14:30 Lunch break
14:30-17:30 Post-conference workshops:
14:30-17:00 Post-conference excursions

 

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