Events

Agricultural Biotechnology - risk/safety assessment, impact assessment and importance for a bio-based economy

The Scientific Colloquium, “Agricultural biotechnology - risk/safety assessment, impact assessment and importance for a bio-based economy”, will be hosted by the Julius Kühn-Institut, Federal Research Centre for Cultivated Plants (JKI) in the UNESCO world heritage town of Quedlinburg, Germany, on the 22nd till the 24th of June 2016. This event will be honoring Prof. Dr. Joachim Schiemann, ISBR President 2004-2008, on the occasion of his retirement. The following topics will be addressed:

  • Crop Genetic Improvement Technologies
  • Plants as production platform
  • Risk/Safety and impact assessment
  • Social implications
To learn more, please visit the conference website.