Conference on 15 September 2022


The final conference of the Pilot Project took place on the 15 September 2022. It was organised online and a total of 209 persons participated to the event.

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Agenda of the event:

Timing Title Speaker 
Moderator of the morning session: Aymeric Berling – DG AGRI
9:00-9:10 Introduction by the European Parliament MEP Sarah Wiener
9:10-9:30 Role of IPM in the EU policy on reduction of pesticide use and risk Prof. Dr. Robert Finger – ETH Zürich
9:30-10:30 Presentation of the results of the Pilot Project Daniel Traon – Arcadia International E.E.I.G., Giulia Martino – Ecorys, Barbara Castro – Consulai
10:30-11:00 Q&A
11:00-11:15  Break   
11:15-11:30 Demo of the EU-wide database Panagiotis Stamatelopoulos – Agricultural University of Athens
11:30-12:15 Case study presentations

IPM demo farms in Germany

A large scale pesticide free wheat production program in Switzerland

IPM and pesticide reduction program in Quebec

Silke Dachbrodt-Saaydeh – Julius Kuehn Institute

Niklas Moehring – CNRS

Giulia Martino – Ecorys

12:15-12:45 Q&A
12:45-14:00 Lunch break  
Moderator of the afternoon session: Daniel Traon – Arcadia International
14:00-15:00 Valorisation of the Pilot Project conclusions and the DB: presentation of key IPM H2020 projects & initiatives





Nicolas Jolain Meunier – INRAE-FR

Mark Ramdsen – ADAS-UK

Per Kudsk – University of Aarhus-DK

Johan Bremmer – WUR-NL

15:00-15:30 Discussion on the valorisation of the results of the Pilot Project – All
15:30 Conclusions and closing of the event by EC- DG AGRI Pierre Bascou (Director for Directorate D « Sustainability » – European Commission– DG Agriculture)