July 24 and 25, 2018
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Rosario, Argentina
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About S20

The S20 affinity group is conformed by the Academies of Sciences of G20 countries. The representative of Argentina informed the proposal to carry out S20 2018 on the subject of Food and Nutrition Security.

CENTRAL AXIS

Challenges and Opportunities in Food and Nutrition Security: the vision of the Academies of Sciences

SPECIFIC AXIS

Sustainable management and soil preservation

Foreign Experts Confirmed

Program

The conference will be held on 24 and 25 July, 2018.
Day 1
24 Jul 2018
Day 2
25 Jul 2018
08:30 - 09:30

Registration

Dr. Roberto J. J. Williams

Welcome

On session: Opening Address
Local authorities and Chair of S20
Prof. Eduardo Bianchi

The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) analysis on Food and Nutrition Security (FNSA)

Chair: Prof. Eduardo Bianchi
Prof. Volker ter Meulen

Introduction

On session: The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) analysis on Food and Nutrition Security (FNSA)
Prof. Robin Fears

FNSA in Europe

On session: The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) analysis on Food and Nutrition Security (FNSA)

FNSA in Africa

On session: The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) analysis on Food and Nutrition Security (FNSA)
11:10 – 11:40

Coffee Break

Prof. Paul Moughan

FNSA in Asia/Pacific

On session: The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) analysis on Food and Nutrition Security (FNSA)
Prof. Michael Clegg

FNSA in the Americas

On session: The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) analysis on Food and Nutrition Security (FNSA)
Prof. Eduardo Bianchi

General Discussion

On session: The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) analysis on Food and Nutrition Security (FNSA)
13:00 – 14:30

Lunch Break

Prof. Sheryl Hendriks

Global emerging points of the IAP project

On session: The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) analysis on Food and Nutrition Security (FNSA)
Prof. Eduardo Bianchi

Discussion

On session: The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) analysis on Food and Nutrition Security (FNSA)
Prof. Volker ter Meulen

Closure

On session: The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) analysis on Food and Nutrition Security (FNSA)
Dr. Erica Hynes

Future scenarios for food and agricultural production

Chairs: Dr. Erica Hynes, Dr. Alejandro Vila
Dr. Eugenio Díaz Bonilla

Global scenarios for food and agricultural production: main challenges and implications for agricultural R&D

On session: Future scenarios for food and agricultural production
Prof. Dr. John Pickett

The potential of new approaches to integrated pest management for agricultural sustainability

On session: Future scenarios for food and agricultural production
Prof. María Cristina Añón

The impact of scientific advances on food security

On session: Future scenarios for food and agricultural production
Dr. Fernando Salvagiotti

Sustainable Soil Management

Chair: Dr. Fernando Salvagiotti
Prof. Dr. Pavel Krasilnikov

Sustainable soil management: challenges and solutions

On session: Sustainable Soil Management
Prof. Dr. Ganlin Zhang

Soil quality: concepts and evaluation methods

On session: Sustainable Soil Management
Prof. María Costanza Calzolari

Digital Soil Mapping, challenges and opportunities for tackling the global needs of soil data and information

On session: Sustainable Soil Management
Prof. Dr. Guilhem Bourrié

Soil-water interaction: water transfer and water quality

On session: Sustainable Soil Management
Dr. Fernando Salvagiotti

Discussion

On session: Sustainable Soil Management
11:00 – 11:30

Coffee Break

Prof. Eduardo Bianchi

Recommendations arising from the document on soils produced by the S20 Academies of Sciences

12:00 – 12:10

Closure of the S20 Dialogue Forum

Venue

Salón Auditorio de la Bolsa de Comercio de Rosario
Paraguay 755, Rosario, Argentina
+54-341-423 7070/423 7500 (ext 631)contact@s20argentina.org

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