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Innovative format for presentations and extended discussions

A joint initiative by agri-food groups of leading European and international universities and business schools providing a discussion platform for the European and international scientific community

Endorsed by international scientific associations in agricultural economics, agribusiness, engineering, and information research:
EAAE (European Association of Agricultural Economists)
IFAMA (International Food and Agribusiness Management Association)
AIEA2 (Assoc. Intern. di Economia Alimentare e Agro-Industriale)
CIGR (International Commission of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering)
INFITA (Intern.Network for IT in Agric., Food and the Environment)

Scientific program organization of Forum 2022:
Intern. Center for Food Chain and Network Research, University of Bonn
coordinated by Prof. Dr. Gerhard Schiefer and Dr. Jivka Deiters

Workshop activity is from morning to noon and during late ahernoons and evenings. Ahernoons are free for individual and group meetings for reflection, discussions, networking, and relaxation while skiing, walking, enjoying mountain restaurants or discovering the medieval roots of Garmisch.

Corona comment

It is our firm committment to meet 2022 as planned in Garmisch. However, in case the Pandemic situation will unexpectedly deteriorate again, the conference will be changed to a virtual format as experienced in 2021. Final decision will be made in October 2021. In case a change to a virtual format is necessary, information about change and the fee for the virtual conference will be provided to those who have pre-registered (see page 'Dates and Registration').

Update October: We focus firmly on a face-to-face meeting in February and there are no signs that this will not be possible.

* Established in 2007 in Igls, Austria