Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

International conference of the Food Origin and Identity network

Local food products: just tradition or a modern tool for sustainable development?

1st International conference of the Food Origin and Identity network.

September 8, 2015

Università Cattolica del S. Cuore, Piacenza (Italy)

This conference aims to promote the concept of local agri-food products and to show how research works are providing new interesting tools to support these products and the economy of the area where they are produced.  These issues are at the core of the conference, that will be based upon a multidisciplinary and international approach.

The targeted groups are:

  • agricultural and food related scientists
  • localized products experts
  • sociologists
  • law experts
  • rural development specialist
  • economists
  • decision makers

and not only, encouraging international and interdisciplinary collaborations and exchange of information.

The idea is to create a debate arena for diverse ideas, to promote confrontations and scientific research exchanges which will be analyzed, discussed and concluded in a widely participative approach.

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Registration to the Conference (extended): September 4

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