AGRO2010    The International Scientific Week around Agronomy

Montpellier, August 29 to September 03, 2010



Oral presentations
   S1 - “Agronomy for
  Sustainable Development”

   S2 - Parallel symposia
   S3 - ESA Division meetings
   S4 - "Innovation and
  Decision Support in

Media corner






Day 0: Sunday August 29 – afternoon
Registration, Welcome reception followed by
a Movie presentation and Public Conference "Mais que font les agronomes ?" on the Hot Topics for Agricultural Research (in French).

Day 1: Monday August 30
International symposium “Agronomy for Sustainable Development”
with high level contributions opening the dialogue between scientists, policy makers and stakeholders on the major challenges for Agronomic Research in Europe and in the developing countries.

© L. Martorell

Potential subjects to structure the Science-Society dialogue and on which Agro2010 could give feed back to policy makers are listed under the “Hot Topics list” established by the Scientific Committee. These issues will be used as a guideline for key notes speakers of this session and for chairperson of all sessions of Agro2010. The Scientific Committee will reflect on the output from this conference for these various issues and will prepare on Day 5 a note to suggest future directions for Agronomic Research to Policy Makers.

Day 2: Tuesday August 31
Parallel symposia on scientific advances and challenges of interdisciplinary research around Agronomy

Gala Dinner offered by Montpellier Township - Domaine de Grammont

Day 3: Wednesday September 1st
“The Heart and the Art of Agronomy”: scientific advances and challenges of Agronomy as a Science -
Sessions organised by the three new ESA divisions

Day 4: Thursday September 2nd  - in parallel   
© J. Wery

    © Montpellier Supagro

Day 5: Friday September 3rd 

Symposium "Environmental Change and Sustainable Agricultural Systems"

International courses
September 2nd to 4th


September 5th to 10th



Updated 05.11.10

Comité d’organisation AGRO2010

Agropolis International - av. Agropolis - 34394 Montpellier cedex 5
Contact: B. Cabantous - Tel. +33 (0) - Fax. +33 (0)