A series of ISHS Talks on vertical farming organized by Prof. Dr. Francesco Orsini, Prof. Dr. Leo F.M. Marcelis, and Prof. Dr. Murat Kacira. For further details about the ISHS HortDialogues webinar series, click here.
ISHS Talks on Vertical Farming – series scheduled to start 1 June 2021. A series of recorded webinars targeting key research questions associated with vertical farming.
Registration is not required for this series. Each video will be released here for online viewing on the respective release dates, at 12:00 CEST and will remain available for on-demand viewing afterward.
Download the program brochure here.
1 June 2021: Are vertical farms sustainable for the environment? Michael Martin, IVL Sweden
15 June 2021: What are the critical choices and decisions towards next-generation plant factories? Eri Hayashi, Japan Plant Factory Association, Japan
1 July 2021: Do we need green light in vertical farming? Erik Runkle, Michigan State University, USA
15 July 2021: Can we control intumescence injury in tomatoes grown under led light? Chieri Kubota, Ohio State University, USA
1 August 2021: What is the role of light spectrum on lettuce leaf pigmentation? Laura Cammarisano, IGZ Grossbeeren, Germany
15 August 2021: Can we improve resource use efficiency through optimized lighting? Giuseppina Pennisi, University of Bologna, Italy
1 September 2021 - Ji Yongran, Wageningen University and Research, Netherlands
15 September 2021 - Maria Bustamante, Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden
1 October 2021 - Christine Zimmermann-Lössl, Association of Vertical Farming, Germany
15 October 2021 - Kelly J. Walters, University of Tennessee, USA
1 November 2021 - Gioia Massa, NASA Kennedy Space Center, USA