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Event Call for CIHEAM Alumni Success Stories | 2nd Mediterranean Forum for PhD Students and Young Researchers | Research and Innovation as Tools for Sustainable Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Security - September 18th-20th 2018 - CIHEAM Bari


Following Montpellier successful  1st edition in 2016, CIHEAM launches this Mediterranean initiative for PhD students and young researchers to lay the foundation for a permanent forum for dialogue and communication in the field of research and rural development in the Mediterranean area. 

If you think you can contribute to the success of the forum just answer the call for papers and come and spend 3 vibrant days (18-20 September 2018) at CIHEAM Bari, a friendly environment where you can meet Euro-Mediterranean young researchers, discuss topics of interest, share ideas and develop knowledge.

The forum will consist of different activities/events:

  • Keynote addresses from invited guest speakers,
  • Oral presentations on the basis of selected abstracts,
  • Poster presentations,
  • Presentation of a PhD thesis in 180",
  • Succes storytelling focusing on gender and/or employability-entrepreneurship (1 at the end of the session). A call for applications has been opened to CIHEAM Alumni Network to choose success stories. Download the Content Form LINK
  • Training session on innovation and entrepreneurship;
  • Plenary sessions to debate the topics covered in the seminar.

For registration, abstracts submission and for the forum detailed programme:


Download the Forum flyer here: LINK 



Contact information Email:
Event type Conference
File link
Source ciheam
Geographical coverage Italy,
Address Bari
Organizer Ciheam Bari,
Target audience Regional
Period [18/09/2018 - 20/09/2018]
Status Confirmed
Working language(s) ENGLISH