18th IFOAM Organiz World Congress
18th IFOAM ORGANIC WORLD CONGRESS
ICC, 13-15 October 2014, İstanbul
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PRE CONFERENCES


 

 

 

All the pre-conferences (except Turkish NGO Forum, Training and Career Opportunities in the Organic Sector - Job Fair and WWOOF Conference) will take place at the 26 Agustos Campus of Yeditepe University (Inonu Mah. Kayisdagi Cad. Atasehir Istanbul -  Asian Side), at the Faculty of Fine Arts with the support of Yeditepe University and Yeditepe Sağlık Hizmetleri AŞ.

 

Click here for a map of the Yeditepe Campus.

 

There are shuttles available from Kabatas to Yeditepe University. They will leave from the front of the Kabatas Ferry Pier. The journey from Kabatas to Yeditepe University takes approximately an hour.

The shuttles will have Yeditepe University logo on them, also Organic World Congress will be written in the front window.

You can reach Kabatas with finicular from Taksim or with tram from Karakoy. 

 


From Kabatas

From Yeditepe University

Saturday

7:30
8:00
8:15
8:30
8:45
9:00
12:00
12:15
12:30
12:45
13:00

13:00
From 18:00 on, as the events end.

 

Sunday

07:15
07:30
07:45
08:00
08:15
08:30
08:45
09:00
11:00
11:30
12:00
12:30

13:00
13:30
14:00
From 16:30 on, as the events end.

 

You can also reach Yeditepe University with the following public buses:

From Taksim: 256 (not available on Sundays, takes about 90 minutes) - click here for schedule
From Kadıköy: 19 and 19F (takes about 50 minutes) - departs every 10 minutes

 


(Last updated: 10.10.2014)


 
Title Organizer Date and Time Venue Registration
Turkish NGO Forum Buğday Association October 10, Friday
09:00 - 18:00
Kartal Municipality Büyükada Facilities, Büyükada (Private boat will be arranged.) Click here for transportation Through OWC registration system
Free
Building Food Communities Buğday Association / IFOAM / URGENCI / DBB October 11, Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
Conference Hall
Through OWC registration system
Free
Creating a Sustainable Business Model for Organic Cotton Textile Exchange / Organic Agriculture Organization Association (ETO) October 11, Saturday
09:30 - 12:30
Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
6E03
Through OWC registration system
Free
Meeting of the Global Organic Cotton Community Platform Textile Exchange / HELVETAS October 11, Saturday
14:00 - 17:30
Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
6E03
Through OWC registration system
Free
Future Challenges of the Organic Sector in Turkey Organic Agriculture Organization Association (ETO) October 11, Saturday
14:00 - 17:30
Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
6E06
Through OWC registration system
Free
Strengthening IFOAM in the Global GMO Debate IFOAM October 11, Saturday
14:00 - 18:30
Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
6E01
e-mail to: I.Valiyev@ifoam.org
Free
Organic Aquaculture - supporting economic growth of the organic aquaculture sector OrAqua / IFOAM October 11, Saturday - October 12, Sunday Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
4E06
Through OWC registration system or OrAqua website
Free
Organic Family Farming and Fair Trade for Rural Development HELVETAS / ICEA / HIVOS / IFOAM / FiBL October 12, Sunday
09:00 - 17:30
Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
5E02
Through OWC registration system
50
ISOFAR General Assembly The International Society of Organic Agriculture Research (ISOFAR) October 12, Sunday
09:30 - 12:00
Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
6E03
To be announced soon
Understanding Organic Farming Worldwide agri benchmark October 12, Sunday
09:30 - 12:30
Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
5E04
Through FiBL registration service
Free
Practitioner's Research Agenda Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM (TIPI) / FiBL October 12, Sunday
12:30 - 18:30
Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
6E01
Through FiBL registration service
Free
Organic Animal Husbandry Across the World: Situation, Development Needs and Demands IFOAM Animal Husbandry Alliance (IAHA) October 12, Sunday
13:30 - 17:30
Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
6E06
Through OWC registration system
Free
Reinvigorating Seeds and Breeds for a More Organic World Rural Advancement Foundation International (RAFI) / Louis Bolk Institute / INRA France October 12, Sunday
09:00 - 18:00
Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
4E04
Through OWC registration system
Free
Holistic Management in Turkey: Eco-Restorative Agriculture Through Nature-Inspired and Indigenous Approaches Anadolu Meraları (Savory Institute Hub) / Ormanevi Association October 12, Sunday
13:00 - 17:00
Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
Conference Hall
Through OWC registration system
15
Training and Career Opportunities in the Organic Sector - Career Meeting German-Turkish Bilateral Project of Organic Agriculture Organization Association (ETO) & FiBL October 12, Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Ceylan Intercontinental Hotel, Taksim Through OWC registration system
Free
Organic Agriculture and Food Systems: New Mediterranean Challenges & IFOAM ABM General Assembly IFOAM AgriBioMediterraneo (ABM) October 12, Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
5E05
Email to: agribiomediterraneo.ifoam@gmail.com
Free
INOFO General Assembly INOFO October 12, Sunday
08:30 - 18:30
Yeditepe University
Faculty of Fine Arts
6E04
On arrival in the morning (Please bring mandate from your farmers organisation)
WWOOF Conference World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF) October 17, Friday - October 20, Monday Pastoral Vadi, Fethiye Registration not available
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