13 Dec 2023 15 Dec 2023


30th Congress of the Chilean Society of Phytopathology (30° Congreso SOCHIFIT)

Santa Cruz, Libertador General Bernardo O'Higgins Region, Chile

Invited Oral Presentation on Biological control of plant bacterial pathogens, Chairman: Set Perez | Representative: Enrico Biondi

10 Jan 2024 11 Jan 2024


Food and Nutrition Security and Sustainable Agriculture (FNSSA) and sister H2020 RIA project Synergy Summit

Helsinki (Paasitorni Congress, Paasivuorenkatu 5A) and online on Zoom

Bridging EU-Africa project partnerships to support agro-food system transformation

16 Jan 2024 19 Jan 2024



Palazzo Re Enzo | Piazza del Nettuno, 1/C, 40125 Bologna BO

3rd International Workshop on Vertical Farming | Representative: Francesco Orsini

14 Feb 2024 16 Feb 2024


Foodomics, fifteen years on from: where are we now, what's next

Campus di Cesena | Piazza Gabriele Goidanich, 6047521 Cesena FC

Foodomics, fifteen years on from: where are we now, what's next

Concluded events

29 Oct 2023 1 Nov 2023


Invited presentation: Promoting Sustainable and Integrated Food Hubs in Africa: Implementation Process and Lessons Learned at the 3rd International Forum on Urban Rural Linkages (Songyang County, China)

Songyang County, China

The presentation is given within the Session “Enhancing Urban-Rural Connectivity to Build Better Livelihoods” | Representative: Valentino Marini Govigli

10 Oct 2023


Vertical Farming World Congress

Leonardo Royal Hotel, London, United Kindgom

“Improving productivity” presentation by Francesco Orsini within the 4th annual Vertical Farming World Congress taking place in London

5 Sep 2023


Design and Technological Elements for Resource Efficient Vertical Farming

Kashiwanoha Conference Center (Chiba, Kashiwa, Japan) and within the event app

Keynote presentation of Francesco Orsini at the International Symposium on Vertical Farming (organized by the Japan Plant Factory Association)

29 Aug 2023 1 Sep 2023


Agri-Fodd Systems in a Changing World: Connecting Science and Society

Rennes (France)

XVII European Association of Agricultural Economists Congress | Representative: Stefano Targetti

22 Jun 2023 23 Jun 2023


AIEAA Annual Conference, Guns, Germs and Climate: Food Security and Food Systems in a Risky World

Università degli Studi di Milano, Via Festa del Perdono, 7, 20122 Milano MI

12th AIEAA Conference: Contributions of researchers from DISTAL | Representative: Stefano Targetti

14 Jun 2023 16 Jun 2023


5th European Maize Meeting

Complesso di San Giovanni in Monte - Piazza San Giovanni in Monte, 1/2 - 40100, Bologna, Italy

International meeting on maize genetics, genomics, epigenetics, gene regulation, genetic modification and editing. Organized by C. Forestan, E. Frascaroli, S. Salvi and R. Tuberosa

23 May 2023


Workshop: ‘Roots, crops and soil’

Aula Magna, DISTAL | Viale Giuseppe Fanin, 44, 40127 Bologna BO

Workshop on latest advances about the interactions between plant roots, soil health and crop performances in the context of sustainable cropping systems | Referente: Silvio Salvi

23 Apr 2023 28 Apr 2023


Ultra-processing debate: why processing level cannot be related to the food healthiness

Subotica, Palic (Serbia)

Keynote Speaker at: VIII International Conference Sustainable Postharvest and Food Technologies | Representative: Marco Dalla Rosa