CIHEAM - Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania



Upcoming Events

  • The XI International Symposium on the Plant Hormone Ethylene (ETHYLENE 2018)

    From June 2nd to June 6th, 2018

    ETHYLENE meetings are an international affiliation of researchers working on all aspects of ETHYLENE, including investigations spanning from biosynthetic/sensing/transductive/responsive mechanisms to assessing the biological activities of this hormone. It is expected to participate approximately 250 participants

  • 7th International Symposium and 29th National Conference on Operational Research

    From June 14th to June 16th, 2018

    The purpose of the Conference is to disseminate recent scientific advances in the field of Operational Research and Management Science in Greece and to promote international co-operation among researchers and practitioners working in the field. It is co-organized by the Financial Engineering Laboratory of School of Production Engineering and Management of the Technical University of Crete, the Business Economics & Management of the CIHEAM MAIChania and the Hellenic Operational Research Society (HELORS).

  • 140th Governing Board Meeting of CIHEAM

    From June 25th to June 26th, 2018

    The 140th Governing Board Meeting of CIHEAM will take place at the International Conference Center of the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania

  • PhD Course on "Systems Thinking in Practice (STiP) in PhD Research"

    From June 29th to July 5th, 2018

    "Appreciating uncertainties and opportunities and knowing how to act with Farming Systems Research (4 ECTS-issued by Aaarhus University)" The course will be integrated with the 13th European IFSA Symposium and draw on the gathering of specialists and researchers within this field. Its design draws on tried and tested ways of experiential learning

  • 13th European IFSA Symposium "Farming systems: facing uncertainties and enhancing opportunities"

    From July 1st to July 5th, 2018

    The 13th European Farming Systems Symposium (IFSA – European Group) will be held in the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania, and hosted by the Lab. of Agricultural Extension, Rural Systems & Rural Sociology, Dept. of Agricultural Economics & Rural Development, Agricultural University of Athens. This Symposium, welcomes a diversity of perspectives on farming systems and different narratives of pathways.

  • ESMI Summer Workshop "Imaging Data - Generation and Management" | TOPIM TECH

    From July 9th to July 14th, 2018

    The aim for TOPIM TECH is to start a series of high level summer workshops focussing each year on one hot topic in Imaging Technology. It is organized by the European Society for Molecular Imaging (ESMI)

  • 38th Annual EARSeL Symposium Earth Observation Supporting Sustainability Research

    From July 9th to July 12th, 2018

    The 38th annual EARSeL Symposium follows a long series of successful symposia, with the last ones being held in Prague (2017), Bonn (2016) and Stockholm (2015). The symposium, held on 9-12 July 2018, is organised by European Association of Remote Sensing Laboratories (EARSeL) and hosted by the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania (MAICh), member of International Center for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM).

  • 3rd EARSeL LULC and NASA LCLUC joint Workshop “Land-Use/Cover Change Drivers, Impacts and Sustainability within the Water-Energy-Food Nexus”

    From July 11th to July 12th, 2018

    Program joint Workshops (Berlin 2014 and Prague 2016) with more than 270 participants from 4 continents, are followed by the 3rd EARSeL LULC and NASA LCLUC joint Workshop “Land-Use/Cover Change Drivers, Impacts and Sustainability within the Water-Energy-Food Nexus” which sets the questions towards and beyond the 2020 emerging challenges Co-organized by: EARSeL SIG LULC, NASA LCLUC


    From July 16th to July 22nd, 2018

    A Summer School organized by the Rutgers University, Department of Kinesiology & Health, in the framework of Healthy Lifestyles Study Abroad Initiative The 3-week educational program «Exploring the Origins of the Mediterranean Diet in Crete Island» aims to provide students the opportunity to study the Mediterranean diet in its place of origin, along with sustainable food production and consumption patterns, emphasizing on traditional Mediterranean practices. One week is hosted at the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania.

  • 13th EURO PhD Summer School on Multiple Criteria Decision Aiding/Making Analysis

    From July 23rd to August 3rd, 2018

    Multicriteria Decision Aid/Making (MCDA/M) has been among the most rapidly growing areas of Operation Research for the last thirty years, both from the point of view of theoretical developments and of practical applications. With the purpose of promoting the diffusion of the potentialities of multicriteria models as valuable supporting instruments in decision-making, a group of well known North American and European scientists decided to promote, gradually, the International Summer School on MCDA/M: Methods, Applications and Software. Since 1983, the Summer School on MCDA/M is a joint event of the International Society on Multiple Criteria Decision Making and the EURO Working Group on Multicriteria Decision Aiding.

  • 164TH EAAE SEMINAR-Preserving Ecosystem Services via Sustainable Agro-food Chains

    From September 5th to September 7th, 2018

    The main objective of this seminar is to bring together researchers and policy makers and establish the relation between agro-food chains and the preservation and provision of ecosystem services. In addition, environmental, methodological and societal issues will be tackled from a transaction perspective. The seminar’s outcome will provide extensive background on the topic for further applications and research.

  • 11th Aegean Analytical Chemistry Days (AACD2018)

    From September 25th to September 29th, 2018

    Since the first event in Izmir 1998, many analytical chemists from all over the world, have also attended these biennial conferences. The statistical distribution of those participated in the previous six events showed that the AACD conferences have become an international event, widely accepted as a forum. The conference is organized by the Laboratory of Analytical Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and the Department of Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering, Laboratory of Environmental Chemistry and Biochemical Processes, Technological Educational Institute of Crete, in collaboration with the Department of Food Quality and Chemistry of Natural Products, International Center for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM) - Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania (MAICh)



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The Conference Center Bureau of the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania has been certified by DQS GmbH with DIN EN ISO 9001: 2008 for the organisation and accommodation of conferences and related activities