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List of all European EAAE seminars (no 1-110)
List of organising institutes of EAAE Seminars (past 5 years)
A history of the EAAE seminars can be found here

For papers of our seminars, please see AgEcon Search 

May 29-30, 2014
142th Seminar
Growing success? Agriculture and rural development in an enlarged EU
Budapest, Hungary
Participants who would like to present a paper are requested to e-mail an abstract in English (max 2 pages; Times New Roman font size 12, double spacing) before March 15, 2014 ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ). The abstract should include objectives, research questions, the theoretical framework, the methodology used and the results obtained. For more information please see attached document or visit the website.

May 29-30th, 2014
141st EAAE Seminar
Joint AAEA / CAES / EAAE seminar “Social Networks, Social media and the Economics of Food” Montreal (Quebec, Canada). For more information visit the website.

December 12-13, 2013
140th Seminar
Theories and Empirical Applications on Policy and Governance of Agri-food Value Chains
Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Perugia, Italy
For more information visit our website.

February 17-21, 2014
139th Seminar
System Dynamics and Innovation in Food Networks, 8th International European Forum (Igls-Forum)
Innsbruck-Igls, Austria
For more about our upcoming Igls Forum in 2015 information visit our website.

September 11-13, 2013
138th Seminar
Pro-poor innovations in food supply chains
Ghent, Belgium
For more information visit our website.

June 27-28, 2013
137th Seminar
V Workshop on Valuation Methods in Agro-food and Environmental Economics:
'Methodological and empirical challenges in Valuation Methods'
Castelldefels (Barcelona), Spain
For more information see attached document and visit our website.

June 15-16, 2013
133th Seminar
Developing Integrated and Reliable Modeling Tools for Agricultural and Environmental Policy Analysis
Chania, Crete, Greece
For more information visit our website.

February 18-22, 2013
136th seminar
7th International European Forum (Igls-Forum) on System Dynamics and Innovation in Food Networks
Innsbruck-Igls, Austria

August 28-30, 2013
135th Seminar
Challenges for the Global Agricultural Trade Regime after Doha
Belgrade, Serbia
For more information visit our website

March 21-22, 2013
134th Seminar
Labels on sustainability: an issue for consumers, producers, policy makers, and NGOs
Paris, France
For more information visit the website.

October 25-27, 2012
132th Seminar
'Is transition in European agriculture really over?' New dimensions and challenges of transition and post-transition processess in agriculture and food sectors in the European Union and EU acceding and neighbouring countries.
Skopje, FYROM (the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)
For more information please visit the website.

September 18-19, 2012
131th Seminar
Innovation for agricultural competitiveness and sustainability of rural areas
Prague, Czech Republic
For more information please visit the website.

August 31-September 1, 2012
130th Seminar
Did agricultural economics disappoint? Empirical Applications on Governance of Food and Fibre Value Chains
Uppsala, Sweden
For more information please visit the website.

July 12-13, 2012
129th seminar
IV Workshop on Valuation Methods in Agro-food and Environmental Economics: “Methodological and empirical challenges in Valuation Methods”
Castelldefels (Barcelona), Spain.

June 24-27, 2012
128th seminar
The Political Economy of the Bioeconomy: Biotechnology and Biofuel
Ravello, Italy

May 23-25, 2012
127th seminar, co-organized with IFAMA
10th Wageningen International Conference on Chain and Network Management (WICaNeM 2012)
Wageningen, The Netherlands 

126th Seminar
New challenges for EU agricultural sector and rural areas. Which role for public policy?
Capri, Italy
For more information please visit the website.

May 30-31, 2012
124th seminar, co-organized with AAEA
Food Environment: The Effects of Context on Food Choice
Boston, USA

February 23-24, 2012
123rd seminar
Price Volatility and Farm Income Stabilisation; Modelling outcomes and assessing market and policy based responses
Dublin, Ireland

February 13-17, 2012
6th International European Forum (Igls-Forum)|
System Dynamics and Innovation in Food Networks’  (also known as 'Igls-Forum')
Igls, a mountainous suburb of Innsbruck/Austria

February 17-18, 2011
122th seminar
Evidence-Based Agricultural and Rural Policy Making: Methodological and Empirical Challenges of Policy Evaluation.
This seminar was at the Department of Economics, Università Politecnica delle Marche, Piazzale Martelli 8, Ancona (Italy).
Please visit the website for more information.

October 4-5, 2012 (CANCELLED)
121th seminar
Global Financial Crises and Food Commodity Speculation: Assessing the Impacts on Agro-Food Sector, Rural Economies and Food Security
Antalya, Turkey

September 2-4, 2010
120th seminar
External Cost of Farming Activities: Economic Evaluation, Risk Considerations, Environmental Repercussions and Regulatory Framework
The seminar was at the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania (MAICh) in Chania, Crete, Greece.
See the attachment at the bottom of the page (120th EAAE Seminar.doc)

June 30-July 2, 2010
119th seminar
Sustainability in the Food Sector: Rethinking the Relationship between the Agro-Food System and the Natural, Social, Economic and Institutional Environments.
This seminar was in Capri (Naples), Italy

August 25-27, 2010
118th seminar
Rural development: governance, policy design and delivery
The seminar was jointly organized by the University of Ljubljana, Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Central and Eastern Europe (IAMO), and the Slovene Association of Agricultural Economists (DAES). The seminar was in Slovenia.

February 8-12, 2010
4th International European Forum on System Dynamics and Innovation in Food Networks (also known as 'Igls-Forum') in Igls, a mountainous suburb of Innsbruck/Austria

November 25-27, 2010
117th seminar
Climate change, food security and resilience of food and agricultural systems in developing countries: Mitigation and adaptation options
The seminar was at the University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany. For more information please visit the website.

October 27-30, 2010
116th seminar
Spatial dynamics in agro-food systems: implications for sustainability and consumer welfare
The seminar was at the University of Parma, Department of Economics – Parma, Italy.

September 15-17, 2010
115th seminar, co-organized with AAEA
The Economics of Food, Food Choice and Health
The seminar was at the Technische Universität München, Germany

April 15-16, 2010
114th seminar
Structural Change in Agriculture.
This seminar was in Berlin, Germany

December 9-11, 2009
113th seminar
The role of knowledge, innovation and human capital in multifunctional agriculture and territorial rural development was held in Belgrade, Serbia.

September 3-6, 2009
112th seminar
A resilient European food industry and food chain in a challenging world.
This seminar was in Chania, Greece.

July 2-3, 2009
2nd EAAE Workshop on Valuation Methods in Agro-food and Environmental Economics:
Eperimental Auctions: Theoretical background and empirical applications.
Barcelona, Spain

July 3-4, 2008. Barcelona (Spain)
First EAAE Workshop
Valuation Methods in Agro-food and Environmental Economics
State-of-the art and future challenges in Stated Choice Experiments 

111th seminar
June 26-27, 2009
Small Farms: Decline or Persistence?
111th EAAE Seminar, in cooperation with IAAE, Canterbury (UK)

110th EAAE Seminar

2nd International European Forum on System Dynamics and Innovation in Food Networks
18-22 February, 2008.
Innsbruck, Austria.

109th EAAE Seminar
The cap after the fischler reform: National implementations, impact assesment and the agenda for future reforms
20-21 November 2008, viterbo, Italy.

108th EAAE Seminar
Income stabilisation in a changing agricultural world: policy and tools
8-9 February, 2008.
 Warsaw (Poland).
Proceedings 108th EAAE seminar
The proceedings of the 108th EAAE Seminar ‘Income stabilization in a changing agricultural world: policy and tools’ , organised a year ago in Warsaw, have been published under the same name by our colleagues Ernst Berg, Ruud Huirne, Edward Majewski and Miranda Meuwissen. It contains 23 papers and a number of abstracts. ISBN 93-89503-65-4.

107th EAAE Seminar
Modelling Agricultural and Rural Development Policies
January 31- February 1, 2008.
Seville (Spain).

106th EAAE Seminar
Pro-poor development in low income countries: Food, agriculture, trade and environment
October 25-27, 2007. Montpellier (France).

105th EAAE Seminar
International Marketing and International Trade of Quality Food Products
March 8-10, 2007. Bologna (Italy)

104th EAAE Seminar
Agricultural Economics and Transition: What was expected, what we observed, the lessons learned

A Joint IAAE- EAAE Seminar
September 6-8, 2007. Budapest (Hungary)

103rd EAAE Seminar
1st Mediterranean Conference of Agro-food Social Scientists. Title: Adding Value to the agro-food Supply Chain in the Future Euro Mediterranean Space.
April 23-25, 2007. Barcelona (Spain)

102nd EAAE Seminar
Superlarge Farming Companies in Eastern Europe: Emergence and Possible Impacts
May 17-18, 2007, Moscow (Russia).

101st EAAE Seminar
Management of Climate Risks in Agriculture
July 5-6, 2007. Berlin (Germany)

100th EAAE Seminar
Development of Agriculture and Rural Areas in Central and Eastern Europe

June 21-23, 2007. Novi Sad (Serbia and Montenegro).

The European forum on Innovation and System Dynamics in Food (Chains and) Networks
February 15-17, 2007, Innsbruck (Austria).

99th EAAE Seminar
Trust and Risk in Business Networks  
8-10 February 2006, Bonn (Germany)

98th EAAE Seminar
Marketing Dynamics within the Global Trading System: New Perspectives
29 June - 2 July 2006. Chania, Crete (Greece)

97th EAAE Seminar
The Economics and Policy of Diet and Health
21-22 April 2005, Reading (UK)

96th EAAE Seminar
Causes and Impacts of Agricultural Structures
10-11 January 2006, Tänikon (Switzerland)

95th EAAE Seminar
The economics of aquaculture with respect to fisheries
9-10 December 2005, Civitavecchia (Italy)

94th EAAE Seminar
From households to firms with independent legal status: the spectrum of institutional units in the development of European agriculture
9-10 April 2005, Ashford, Kent (UK)

93rd EAAE Seminar
Impacts of Decoupling and Cross Compliance on Agriculture in the New EU Member States
22-23 September 2006, Prague (Czech Republic)

92nd EAAE Seminar
Quality Management and Quality Assurance in Food Chains
2-4 March 2005, University of Göttingen (Germany)

91st EAAE Seminar
Methodological and Empirical Issues of Productivity and Efficiency Measurement in the Agri-Food System
24-26 September 2004, Rethymno (Greece)

90th EAAE Seminar
Multi-functionality: a characteristic or an objective of agriculture?
28-29 October 2004, Rennes (France)

89th EAAE Seminar
Modelling agricultural policies: state of the art and new challenges
3-5 February 2005, Parma (Italy)
By: Department of Economic and Quantitative Studies - University of Parma

88th EAAE Seminar
Retailing and Producer-Retailer Relationships in the Food Chain
5-6 May 2004, Paris (France)

87th EAAE Seminar
Assessing Rural Development Policies of the CAP
21-23 April 2004, University of Agricultural Sciences, Vienna (Austria)

86th EAAE Seminar
Farm income stabilisation: What role should public policies play?
21-22 October 2004, Capri (Italy), Villa Orlandi

85th EAAE Seminar
Agriculture, Poverty, and Rural Development in a Globalizing World
8-11 September 2004, Florence (Italy)

84th EAAE Seminar
Food Safety in a Dynamic World
8-11 February 2004, Zeist (The Netherlands)

83rd EAAE Seminar
Food Quality Products in the Advent of the 21st Century: Production, Demand and Public Policy
4-7 September 2003, CHANIA (Greece)

82nd EAAE Seminar
Quality Assurance, Risk Management and Environmental Control in Agriculture and Food Supply Networks
14-16 May 2003, BONN (Germany)

81st EAAE Seminar
Economics of Contracts in Agriculture; Third Annual Workshop
19-21 June 2003, Copenhagen (Denmark)

80th EAAE Seminar
New Policies and Institutions for European Agriculture
24-26 September 2003, GHent (Belgium)

79th EAAE Seminar
Risk and Uncertainty in Environmental and Resource Economics
Wageningen (The Netherlands), June 5-7, 2002

78th EAAE Seminar
Economics of Contracts in Agriculture and the Food Supply Chain
Copenhagen (Denmark), June 15-16, 2001

77th EAAE Seminar
International agricultural trade: old and new challenges
Helsinki (Finland), August 17-18, 2001

76th EAAE Seminar
Subsistence Agriculture in Central and Eastern Europe: How to Break the Vicious Circle?
Halle/Saale (Germany), May 6-8, 2001

75th EAAE Seminar
E-Commerce and Electronic Markets in Agribusiness and Supply Chains
Bonn (Germany), February 14-16, 2001

74th EAAE seminar
Livelihoods and Rural Poverty: Technology, Policy and Institutions
Ashfort - Kent (United Kingdom), September 12-15, 2001

73rd EAAE Seminar
Policy Experiences with Rural Development in a Diversified Europe
Ancona (Italy), June 28-30, 2001

72nd EAAE Seminar
Organic Food Marketing Trends
Chania (Greece), June 7-10, 2001

71st EAAE Seminar
The Food Consumer in the Early 21st Century
Zaragoza (Spain), April 19-20, 2001

70th EAAE Seminar
Probems and prospects of Balkan Agriculture in Restructuring Environment
Thessaloniki (Greece), June 9-11, 2000

69th EAAE Seminar  
Sustainable Energy: New Challenges for Agriculture and Implications for Land Use
Wageningen (The Netherlands), May 18-20, 2000

68th EAAE Seminar
Analysis of Food Consumption in Central and Eastern Europe: Relevance and Epirical Methods
Halle/Saale (Germany), November 4-6, 1999

67th EAAE Seminar
Economics of origin in agrofood supply chains: Territories, co-ordination and institutions
LE MANS (France), October 27-29, 1999

65th EAAE Seminar
Agricultural Sector Modelling and Policy Information Systems
Bonn (Germany), March 29-31, 2000

64th EAAE Seminar
Co-operative strategies to cope with agro-environmental problems
Berlin (Germany), October 27-29, 1999

February 14-18, 2011
5th International European Forum (Igls-Forum) on System Dynamics andInnovation in Food Networks (also know as 'Igls-Forum')
This seminar was in Innsbruck-Igls (Austria).

July 1-2, 2010
3rd EAAE Workshop on Valuation Methods in Agro-food and Environmental Economics:
Decisions and choices under uncertainty in Agro-food and Natural Resources Economics
This workshop was in Barcelona, Spain
Please see the attachment at the bottom of the page (III EAAE workshop)



144th EAAE Seminar, Innsbruck-Igls (Austria)
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143rd EAAE Seminar, Naples (Italy)
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EAAE PhD course Rome (Italy)
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