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Wednesday, May 2, 2012

2nd International CONFERENCE (AGRIC 2012) Phytogenetic Wealth and Agricultural Heritage of the Aegean Islands

THE CONFERENCE
The aim of the conference is to present and discuss the plant genetic wealth and agricultural tradition of the Aegean islands and to highlight the prehistoric and historic dimension, wealth and the role of the floristic diversity and agrobiodiversity, especially local varieties, issues that are tightly connected with the agricultural landscape, customs, traditions and gastronomy of the Aegean region.
In today’s conditions, characterized by trade globalization, the highlight of the diversity of the Aegean region through awareness of the history, development of sustainable agricultural production, and enterprises based on local resources, the preservation of cultural heritage and flora protection, are worthy of being examined and studied in depth.

PROGRAM
Friday, 6 July 2012
   
08.30  Registrations 
09.30-11.00  Opening - Keynote lectures 
11.00-11.30  Coffee break 
11.30-13.00  Conference session 
13.00-14.00  Lunch 
14.00-15.30  Conference session 
15.30-16.00  Coffee break 
16.00-17.30  Conference session 
20.00-22.00  Open event
Invited speech, round table discussion, housewives cooking competition 

Saturday, 7 July 2012   
09.30-11.00  Conference session 
11.00-11.30  Coffee break 
11.30-13.00  Conference session 
13.00-14.00  Διάλειμμα/γεύμα 
14.00-16.00  Conference session 
16.00-16.30  Coffee break 
16.30-18.30  Conference session 
18.30-19.00  Closing remarks 


AGRIC 2012
Phytogenetic Wealth and Agricultural Heritage of the Aegean Islands
6-7 July 2012, Santorini island, Greece

Organizer:
- HELIOTOPOS CONFERENCES
Co-organizer:
- ASSOCIATION COOPERATIVES OF THERAIC PRODUCTS
Secretariat - Information - Registrations
Heliotopos Conferences
Imerovigli Santorini, GR-84700
Phone: +30 2286024758
Fax: +30 2286023672
E-mail:agric@heliotopos.net

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