Side Events

GFIA has always worked with a large number of influential partners, many of whom choose to host special events and activities visitors during the event. Previous events at GFIA Europe have been hosted by Bayer, LTO Nederland, Invest in Holland, Dutch Poultry Centre, GODAN, SAP.

Partner event programme in 2017:

Circular economy – manure valorisation (English/Dutch)

9 May, 12.30 – 13.30, Open Innovations Theatre.

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Joining hands to bring innovation and sustainability in agriculture

9 May, 14.30 – 16.00, Open Innovations Theatre.

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Dutch innovations in the dairy sector

9 May, 17.00 – 17.30, Open Innovations Theatre

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Innovations with impact, the Dutch approach

10 May, 11.00 – 11.30, Open Innovations Theatre

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If your organisation is interested in holding an event during GFIA Europe 2018 please contact

News & Views

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