AgroFBW - Study trip Germany

For whom
Students, Employees
When
08-11-2017 09:00 to 09-11-2017 15:00
Where
Germany
Language
English
Organizer
Agro FBW
Contact
britt.merlaen@ugent.be
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Dear PhD student or post-doc,

Are you working in a plant related research field? Are you interested in plant phenotyping? Would you like to visit two state-of-the-art plant research sites?

The faculty platform AgroFBW that brings together all researchers related to agriculture, has the pleasure to invite you on a free two-day study trip to Germany to visit the Plant Phenotyping Centre in Jülich and the Bayer Crop Science division in Monheim on the 8th and 9th of November, 2017.

As this is a unique opportunity to get insights of other labs and scientific approaches and to build bridges with your local colleagues or with external scientists, this study trip is highly recommended by your promotors.

Programme

8 November

  • 9h: Transfer by bus to Jülich
  • 14h: Introduction at the Phenotyping Centre and site visit
  • 16h: Group discussion
  • 17h: Transfer by bus to hotel in Cologne

9 November

  • 10h: Welcome at the Bayer Crop Science division in Monheim
  • 10h10: Site visits
  • 12h15: Lunch offered by Bayer
  • 13h45: Presentations
  • 15h: Transfer by bus to Ghent

Registration

If you wish to join, please register here before 21 October 2017.

Acceptance is limited, on a first-come, first-served basis. Most costs (hotel and bus), are covered by AgroFBW. There will be a free evening in Cologne, where we expect you to pay for your own meals.