STARGATE WINTER SCHOOL | POST-HARVEST TRAINING

The STARGATE project, through the partners Universidade Católica Portuguesa (UCP) and the Wageningen University & Research (WR), is organising a WINTER School entitled ‘Post-harvest training’ on the 14th and 15th of December 2022. The Winter School will be held at the building of the School of Biotechnology (ESB) / Centre for Biotechnology and Fine Chemistry (CBQF), Porto, Portugal. Hybrid Format | …

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STARGATE Workshop 4: Multi-source and multi-scale phenomic data integration and organization in information systems

The STARGATE project, through its partner INRAE Montpellier, is organising the fourth Workshop in the topic of phenomic data integration and information systems on September 8th and 9th 2022. Target Group | 25 researchers from or connected to the STARGATE partner organisations. Aim | To provide theoretical key elements and practical solutions for dealing with multi-source and multi-scale data in …

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Training School 1: Image analysis for plant phenotyping

The STARGATE project, through its partner the Wageningen University & Research (WR), is organising the first Training School (TS) titled ‘Image analysis for plant phenotyping’ on July 4th and 5th 2022. Hybrid Format: During the last week of June, online teaching. July 4th and 5th 2022 face-to-face activities: hands-on practicals and guided tours. Target group | 25 researchers working on automatic …

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STARGATE Metabolomics Workshop

The workshop entitled “An Introduction to Plant Metabolomics” was the second of the five scientific workshops organized by STARGATE. These STARGATE workshops aim to train early-stage researchers (as well as other researchers interested in the topics) in data acquisition tools, data integration and analysis in the scope of the food system. STARGATE partner Wageningen Plant Research was finally able to …

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Photonics Workshops on Agri Food

Dr Gerrit Polder will participate in two photonics workshops on Agri-Food. He will present: Title: ‘Photonics for measuring plant performance and disease detection’. Short description: ‘Photonic technology enabled products are frequently used in the agri-food sector to optimize production, to safeguard harvests and to use water, energy and pesticides even more efficiently. The use of imaging and spectroscopy in agriculture …

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IPPN Affordable Phenotyping Workshop: Plant Phenotyping with Minicomputers and Low-Cost Cameras

A short participative workshop oriented toward practical aspects of plant phenotyping with inexpensive, yet robust, minicomputers coupled with small cameras. Each important step, from system installation, network deploying, time-lapse acquisition, image processing, machine learning and data analysis will be illustrated with talks and hands-on. The target audiences are tech-minded biologists and engineers in charge of phenotyping trials from academic or …

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