Lecture Series: International Agri Food Lectures


The Politics of Agricultural Sustainability and neoliberalism in New Zealand

Prof. Hugh Campbell
Centre for Sustainability, University of Otago, New Zealand
lecture on Tuesday, 30.05.2017, 18:00 Uhr, HS3 SOWI



International Public Workshop Agrispace

Space, land and society: challenges and opportunities for production and innovation in
agriculture based value chains
workshop on Wednesday, 31.5.2017 HSB3
Campus Technik, Technikerstraße 13b



AMAP: Redefining French Community Supported Agriculture

Dr. Jean Lagane, Laboratoire méditerranéen de sociologie,
Aix-Marseille Université, France

lecture on Tuesday, 25.04.2017, 17:00 Uhr, Fakultätsratsaal, SOWI



What is alternative, what is conventional?

Transformations in agri-food systems

Ass. Prof. Jérémie Forney, Université de Neuchâtel, CH

lecture on Tuesday, 22.11.2016, 07:00 p.m., Hörsaal 1, SOWI



European food and nutrition security challenged?

Focus on future food system vulnerabilities

Prof. Tiina Silvasti, University of Jyväskylä, FIN

lecture on Tuesday, 06.12.2016, 07:00 p.m., Fakultätssitzungssaal, 3.OG, SOWI



Prof. Sergio Schneider (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil):

„Rural Development and Agri-food Dynamics in Brazil"

lecture on Monday, 02.05.2016

time: 07:30 p.m. at HS 3 (SOWI, Universitätsstraße 15)



Prof. Geoff Wilson (Plymouth University, UK): „Community Resilience: a transition Theory Perspective"

lecture on Wednesday, 11th Nov. 2015

time: 07:30 p.m. at HS 2 (SOWI, Universitätsstraße 15)



Prof. Miguel Altieri (University of California/Berkeley): „The agroecological revolution in Latin America: rescuing nature, ensuring food sovereignty and empowering peasants"

lecture on Wednesday, 27th May 2015

time: 07:00 p.m. at GeiWi-Turm Innrain 52d, Hörsaal 7


„The design of pest and climate resilient agroecosystems"

Thursday, 28th May 2015, 04:30 p.m.

SR Zoologie, Technikerstraße 25, Parterre



Chris Kjeldsen: „The Case of the Danish Food Communities - A different mode of consumption?"

lecture on Thursday, 29th Jan 2015

time: 07:00 p.m. at HS 2 (SOWI, Universitätsstraße 15)



Prof. Roberta Sonnino (Cardiff University, UK): „Food and the City - Understanding the new urban footscapes"

lecture on Tuesday, 12th Jan. 2015

Beginn: 07:00 p.m. at HS 2 (SOWI, Universitätsstraße 15)



11. Galtürer Almbegegnung: "Nahversorgung am Land - Was brauchen wir im Dorf?"

discussion on Friday, 23.09.2016

time: 19:30 Uhr at "Alpinarium Galtür" (free entrance)