The search is on for the Agropolis Fondation’s Louis Malassis International Scientific Prize for Agriculture and Food.
Now on its fourth edition, the Prize was created in 2009 to recognize the exemplary contribution of scientists in the field as well as to inspire young promising researchers to work towards excellent science in the service of society.
Agropolis Fondation and the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (EMBRAPA) signed an Agreement on 12 March 2013, on the occasion of the official visit the new EMBRAPA Director President Mauricio Lopes in Montpellier.
Agropolis Fondation and the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research Consortium (CGIAR Consortium) signed an Agreement last 04 March 2013.
Apply now! Deadline extended until 20 February.
AWARD stands for African Women in Agricultural Research and Development, a career development programme funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) which aims to boost scientific and leadership capacity among African women in agricultural research. AWARD is also supported by Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) and Agropolis Fondation.
The 2012 «Agropolis Fondation - Cariplo » Joint Call for Proposals is open.
Referred to as FIRST (French-Italian Rice Science and Technology) Initiative, this joint Call for Proposals (CfP) is being made within the framework of the Partnership Agreement signed between Agropolis Fondation and Fondazione Cariplo on 16 September 2011.
The Agreement heralds the start of international collaboration in the field of agriculture and food between the two European foundations. The first joint action focuses on rice research.
The French Government confirmed, on 16 May 2011, that it will provide an additional grant of €25 million to Agropolis Fondation.
OpenAlea Software Environment for Plant Modeling
Friday, 3rd of september 2010, 11:00 at Agropolis International
Agro2010 will take place in Montpellier, August 29 to September 03, 2010
Agropolis Fondation launches its 2010 Joint call-for-proposals (CfP) together with CAPES (Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education).
Alain Trubuil, INRA, unité MIA, Jouy-en-Josas
on 2010/07/02 at 11:00 in Agropolis
Reconstruction et analyse comparative d'embryons d'Arabidopsis observés en microscopie confocale
28 June - 1 July 2010 Montpellier
Building a multiscale model of lateral root emergence
University of Nottingham, Centre for Plant Integrative Biology
04/06/2010 à 11:00 à Agropolis
Pl@ntNet, the first flagship program of Agropolis Fondation opens its website
Gaëtan Louarn (INRA) "Contribution de la modélisation architecturale au phénotypage de la réponse au froid du maïs"
2010/05/07 at 11:00 in Agropolis
Doctors Ken Sayre and Silvia Restrepo were awarded the Agropolis Fondation's Louis Malassis International Scientific Prize Distinguished Scientist and Young Promising Scientist, respectively in a ceremony held during the 1st Global Conference on Agricultural Research for Development (GCARD) on 29 March in Montpellier, France.
ARCAD (Agropolis Resource Center for Crop Conservation, Adaptation and Diversity), one of both flagship programmes of Agropolis Fondation, was officially born in October 2009.
Characterization of plant lipids and hydrophobic polymers for a green and sustainable chemistry
Imaging, phenotyping and modelling plant organ morphogenesis
Two full days of conferences : the 11-12th of March 2010
Venue : AGROPOLIS Campus - Montpellier- France
Agropolis Fondation launches its 2010 Call for Proposals. This Call on "Grand Federative Projects" seeks to reinforce the Foundation's primary focus towards interdisciplinarity, innovation, integration and international partnerships.
Agropolis Fondation launches the Louis MALASSIS International Scientific Prize for Agriculture and Food as a tribute to Prof. Louis Malassis (1918-2007), a highly esteemed French educator, agronomist and agro-economist. He was an ardent supporter of farmers' cause and founder of Agropolis and Agropolis Museum.
Only in French
Registration deadline: November 10, 2009
21 July 2009 at 15h00
Ahlem Saddoud Agropolis Fondation PostDoc (EPI INRA/INRIA MERE et UMR IATE, Montpellier, France)
Friday 3rd of July et 11:00
Frédéric Boudon CIRAD, DAP & INRIA, Virtual Plants
Seminar series on "Resilience, Vulnerability and Political ecology" - three schools of thought, theory, and framework to analyze the dynamics and management of socio-ecological systems.
Venue: Jacques Alliot Amphitheather, CIRAD Montpellier
Physiological and Molecular Responses of Rice to Drought Stress - Dr. Weining Sun
International training course « Agrobiodiversity : Human and plants - Tools and analysis methods" (only in French)
Agropolis Fondation launches its 2009 Calls for Proposals focusing on the Southern Mediterranean Region and on Computational Plants and Ecosystems.
Seminar on Modelling in Plant Biology the 6th of March : Models at the cellular and tissular scales
Agropolis Fondation is providing 3 million euros to its first ever Flagship Programme (FP) called Pl@ntNet, short for Computational plant identification & collaborative information system.
Evolution of computational plants with virtual life concepts
UMR LEPSE, DAP and DIAPC are organizing a seminar entitled "Modélisation du fonctionnement des cultures et plantes virtuelles" on 9 january (Friday), 11 AM at the Louis Malassis Amphitheater, Agropolis International (Montpellier).
Evolution of computational plants with virtual life concepts
UMR LEPSE, DAP and DIAPC are organizing a seminar entitled "Evolution of computational plants with virtual life concepts" on 19 December (Friday), 11 AM at the Louis Malassis Amphitheater, Agropolis International (Montpellier).
The latest round of Calls for Proposals closed on 4 June 2008.
The three calls for proposals launched on 10 April 2008 closed on 4 June 2008. The Foundation received 68 proposals, with total requested funding of €17 million.
See list of selected projects >