Alternative Governance Structures for Sustainable Use of Biotechnology


Organized by Dr. George Frisvold, University of Arizona

Time:               9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Location:        New Oscar Niemeyer Auditorium, Ravello, Italy

Registration:  25 € (free for students)
                        *Must pre-register through ConfTool to attend the event
                        ** Lunch not provided ( 2 hour lunch break)



Koen Deconinck, Trade and Agriculture Directorate, OECD
     Concentration in Seed Markets: Potential Effects and Policy Options

Regina Birner, University of Hohenheim
     Governance of the Bioeconomy

Michael Barrett, University of Kentucky
     Carrots and sticks: Voluntary vs. Regulatory Approaches to Herbicide Resistance Management

David Shaw, Mississippi State University
     Managing Resistance: From Listening to Action

Amy Asmus, Asmus Farm Supply, Inc
     Recent Experiences of Cooperative Resistance Management: Lessons from Iowa

George Frisvold, Ashley Bickel,  & Dari Duval
Economic Impact Analysis (EIA) ProgramUniversity of Arizona
     What Can We learn from Successful Insect Pest Eradication Programs?


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