GlobalFood Symposium 2014

Göttingen, 25-26 April 2014

The Second GlobalFood Symposium was held on 25-26 April 2014 in Göttingen (Germany). The aim of this Symposium was to discuss new research findings and policy challenges related to the global agri-food system transformation. The two-day event featured plenary sessions with invited speakers, contributed paper sessions, and posters. We were happy to welcome Joachim von Braun (Germany), Julio Berdegue (Chile), Julie Caswell (USA), Jill Hobbs (Canada), Jo Swinnen (Belgium), and Maximo Torero (USA), and many more.

The Symposium took place in the historical building of Paulinerkirche in the City Center of Göttingen (Papendiek 14, 37073 Göttingen).

For details, of the topics discussed during the conference and the Pre-Symposium Workshops, please see the Symposium Program of 2014. Moreover, to get some impressions of the successful event and the interesting lectures, please visit the Symposium's Photo gallery.