Towards Sustainable City Region Food Systems: closing the gap between theory and practice

Thursday, June 28, 2018 to Saturday, June 30, 2018

The deadline for registering to the next Workshop "Towards Sustainable City Region Food Systems: closing the gap between theory and practice" for PhD Students and Young Professionals of AESOP "Sustainable Food Planning" research thematic group is March 20th!

The workshop program, the key-note speakers, the registration form and the short paper template may be downloaded here.

Agriculture and Food in an Urbanizing Society

Monday, September 17, 2018 to Friday, September 21, 2018

17-21 September 2018, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Food issues have played a decisive role in the international social, political and academic agenda in recent years. The development of new agri-food production technologies adapted to climate impacts, the formation of new supply dynamics to promote interaction between producers and consumers, the excellence in food quality, and the design of sustainable food systems are among the challenges to be faced.

WIT Conferences at Urban Agriculture 2018

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 to Thursday, October 11, 2018

9 - 11 October, 2018. New Forest, UK

Urban Agriculture 2018 is organised by the Wessex Institute, UK and the Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain. It is sponsored by WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment, the International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning and the International Journal of Design & Nature and Ecodynamics.

The aim of the Conference is to review and discuss ways in which urban agriculture can contribute to achieve sustainable cities.