Call for Abstracts: Conference on Global Food Security

Submission for abstracts for oral and poster presentations for the First International Conference on Global Food Security is until May 10, 2013. 


The conference which aims to deliver state-of-the-art analysis, inspiring visions and innovative research methods arising from interdisciplinary research will be held on September 29-October 2, 2013 at Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands. The conference will address food production and access, and the trade-offs between competing environmental, economic or social objectives and outcomes.

Topics list for parallel sessions are as follows:

  • Global and local analyses of food security
  • Enabling policies for local and global food security
  • Sustainable intensification of food production systems
  • Novel ways of feeding 9 billion
  • Learning from the past to understand the future
  • Land sparing, land sharing and trade-offs
  • Agricultural production as feedstock for renewables
  • Lost harvest and wasted food
  • Nutritional security
  • Labelling, certifying and striving for quality and sustainability of food production

Abstracts should be submitted using the online submission system.

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