FOODSECURE final conference - "Policies that matter"

Organisator Wageningen Economic Research

wo 12 oktober 2016

The final FOODSECURE conference, co-organised with FOOD 2030, on

“Policies that matter - A policy & science forum on Europe’s role in eliminating global hunger and malnutrition"

Date: 12 October 2016, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Venue: The SQUARE, RAVENSTEIN ENTRANCE, 2 rue Ravensteinstraat, Brussels (map)

8.30-9:15 Registration (The Arc Foyer)

9.15-10.15 Opening session – plenary room (The Arc)
Welcome address: P. Dröll, Director, DG Research of the EC, social sciences and humanities.
Key messages and short pitches to the parallel sessions: Hans an Meijl/ Thom Achterbosch (Wageningen Economic Research)

10.45-11.45 Parallel sessions 1A-C:
A policy agenda driven by novel evidence on the determinants of global food and nutrition security (FNS)

12.00-13.00 Parallel sessions 2A-C:
How do future FNS challenges shape EU policy action in meeting global sustainability and hunger and nutrition goals?

14.00-15.30 Policy panel – “EU policies and global FNS” (The Arc)

16.00-17.30 Science panel – “A helpful research and policy frame for global action and governance of FNS” (The Arc)

17.30-18.00 Wrap-up and closing of the FOODSECURE conference

18.00-20.00 Reception and buffet in the project village of the FOOD 2030 conference, hosted by DG Research & Innovation, European Commission

You can find a detailed program on our conference blog

Registration is now open! Please also register if you are moderator or presenter of one of our sessions!