News & Events


  • Tomato and grape under discussion in Portugal

    Final Annual Conference of the COST Action QUALITYFRUIT 2016 in Porto

  • TomGEM at SIGA Annual Congress in Italy

    The TomGEM consortium was represented at the 60th Annual Congress of the Italian Society of Agricultural Genetics (SIGA), held at the University of Catania, Sicily (Italy) from 13th-16th September 2016. About 170 researchers from Italy and 11 invited speakers from foreign institutes participated and Prof. Amalia Barone and Prof. Luigi Frusciante...

  • Keep track of funding opportunities under Horizon 2020: Calls in 2017 at a glance

    The European Innovation Partnership for Agricultural productivity and Sustainability (EIP-AGRI) has released a brochure summarising the funding opportunities for the 2017 calls for Horizon 2020, Societal challenge 2: ‘Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research and the bioeconomy’. The...

  • Strategic approach to EU agricultural research and innovation

    A final paper on a strategic approach to EU agricultural research & innovation has recently been published to present the outcome of the European Conference ‘Designing the path’, which took place in January 2016 in Brussels. It represents the achievements of an over one year-long process to develop a strategic approach within EU agricultural...

  • Back to school

    Summer school organized by TomGEM partner INRA and the University of Bordeaux has been a success

  • The SOL Meeting 2016

    SolGenomics: From Advances to Applications

  • FOOD 2030: Research & Innovation for Tomorrow's Nutrition & Food Systems

    On October 12th -13th, 2016, just a few days before the World Food Day, the European Commission’s DG for Research and Innovation and the DG for Agriculture and Rural Development will host the “FOOD 2030: Research & Innovation for Tomorrow's Nutrition & Food Systems” conference in Brussels. This high level event seeks to support the...

  • TomGEM partner organises Summer School on agricultural challenges in Bordeaux

    The French TomGEM partner institution Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA) and the University of Bordeaux (UB) jointly organise a summer school programme. The two-week programme ‘French Agriculture in Aquitaine: from the laboratory to the field’ takes place from 17-29 July 2016 at the University of Bordeaux (France). The...

  • Starting TomGEM project activities in Valencia

    Joint Kick-off Meeting of TomGEM and G2P-SOL