Organic Innovation Days - TP Organics

Dec 7, 2016 - Presentation of winning submissions to the Call for Innovations1. Moderator: tbd. 11.30. Theme 1: ... Arnd Bassler, CORE Organic call manager.
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Organic Innovation Days 6-7 December 2016 Representation of Emilia Romagna Region, Brussels 21 Rue Montoyer, 1000, Brussels

Draft programme Register here Registration closes on the 21st of November Day 0, December 5, Open to TP Organics members only

Venue: Regione Lombardia - Place du Champ de Mars 2, 1050 Brussels Time


Updates and discussion End/Lunch

TP ORGANICS STAKEHOLDER FORUM 14:00 14:30 15:30 17.30

Registration Introduction & Election of the TP Organics Steering Committee TP Organics input to Horizon 2020 Work Programme 2018/2020 New services for TP Organics members End

Day 1, December 6, 2016: Conference Time 09.00 09.30 09.35

Registration Welcome Emilia Romagna Region (tbc) Roundtable discussion: Research and innovation policies to transform food and farming (speakers tbc) Moderator: Eduardo Cuoco, Head of Secretariat, TP Organics Simona Caselli, Minister of Agriculture, Emilia Romagna Region Giuseppe Pan, Minister for Agriculture, Hunting and Fishery, Veneto region Bart Staes, MEP, Group of the Greens Gaetan Dubois, Research Programme Officer, DG Agricultural and Rural Development Hans-Jörg Lutzeyer, Research Policy Officer, DG Research and Innovation Liz Bowles, Head of Farming, Soil Association


Coffee break

SESSION I INNOVATING FOR ORGANIC, INNOVATING FOR AGRICULTURE Presentation of winning submissions to the Call for Innovations1 Moderator: tbd 11.30 Theme 1: Innovation for animal health and welfare in organic production systems


Presentation of the winner Reaction from the jury: Elena Nalon, EuroGroup for Animals Theme 2: Increasing productivity and quality in organic arable farming


Presentation of the winner Reaction from the jury: Marco Contiero, Greenpeace Theme 3: Increasing transparency in the organic value chain

13.45 13.50

Presentation of the winner Reaction from the jury: Marion Blom, Bionext Wrap-up by the moderator Lunch break

SESSION II LOOKING BEYOND ORGANICS Moderator: Iman Boot, Deputy head of Unit, Research & Innovation, DG Agriculture and Rural Development tbc 14:30 Introduction 14.35 Theme 1: The social economy preventing food waste


16.00 16.30

17.1517:30 19:00

Presentation by Etienne Rubens, Komosie Theme 2: Agri-food and start-ups: experiences of Mediterranean incubator for Business creation in agri-food sector Presentation by Laura Scivetti, Damiano Petruzzella, IAMB Coffee break Theme 3: Use of by-products in cosmetics Presentation by Mark Smith, Natrue Wrap-up & closing Networking dinner (restaurant to be specified)


The Call for Innovations was launched by TP Organics in July 2016. The most promising innovations have been selected by a jury composed of three members of TP Organics: EuroGroup for Animals, Greenpeace and Bionext


Day 2, December 7, 2016: Core Organic Brokerage event Find partners for the new CORE Organic call

Time 09.00 09:30

Registration & coffee Introduction to ERA NET CORE Organic


Ivana Trkulja, CORE Organic project manager Introduction to the new CORE Organic call

10:00 10:15

Arnd Bassler, CORE Organic call manager Explanation of the application procedure for the new CORE Organic call Experiences of current CORE Organic coordinators


Q&A session

11:00 12:30 13:30 15:00

Moderator: Ivana Trkulja, CORE Organic project manager Partner search session, part 1 Lunch Partner search session, part 2 END