A Value Chain Event on Carbohydrate and Specialty Industrial Crops Opportunities for the agriculture sector supported by the projects 4CE-MED; UNTWIST; MEDIOPUNTIA and ADAPT projects in coordination with MAGIC project, will be held on 20th of January 2021 (14:00 to 17:00)
PANACEA platform and MAGIC project tools will be presented at the begining of the webinar by the project leader Dr. Efi Alexopoulou from CRES and Mr. Panayiotis Stamatelopoulos from AUA; ADAPT project will be represented by Dr. Markus Teige from University of Viennaproject explaining using molecular understanding of stress acclimation to develop stress tolerant potatoes; UNTWIST project, focused on Uncover and promote tolerance and water stress in camelina sativa will be also presented by Dr. Claudia Jonak from Austrian Institute of Technology as project leader; The Medi Opuntia project – Promoting cactus plantation on large scale in marginal lands of Mediterranean countries will be presented by Prof. Ana Luisa Fernando from FCT UNL.
The last part of the webinar will be concentrated towards innovative medicinal plant value chains showing the results of EIP-AGRI Focus Group 35 Sustainable Industrial Crops and Focus group 40 The situation of specialty crops by Discussion on the value-chain of carbohydrate and specialty industrial crops by Prof. Dimitrios Argypoulos from UCD .
At the end of the webinar the Discussion on the value-chain of carbohydrate and specialty industrial crops will be open to all participants leaded by Dr. Juliana Navarro Rocha from CITA.
Agenda of the webinar is already available! ENJOY!