SAVE THE DATE: PRO-GRACE-EMPHASIS policy symposium and Workshop

The European project PRO-GRACE, in collaboration with the EMPHASIS European plant phenotyping infrastructure will be holding a policy symposium and workshop, June 27. - 28. 2024, Brussels, Belgium & Online

Symposia on Cereal Physiology and Breeding

Webpage available soon

AgroServ webinar on April 29th

On April 29th at 1pm (CET) AgroServ hosts a public webinar to discuss the current landscape of agroecology in Europe, and AgroServ's services potential for reaching a more sustainable food production. The event anticipates the launch of our 2nd call for projects open to researchers interested in the transnational access programme.

8th International Plant Phenotyping Symposium

IPPS8: Registrations OPEN!!!

AI4Life Open Call - Deep Learning support to life scientists dealing with image analysis

To learn more about the AI4Life Open Call and submit your application, please visit our website at 

L'IFV recrute un Ingénieur spécialisé viticulture

L’IFV pôle Sud-Ouest recrute un(e) ingénieur(e) spécialisé(e) en Viticulture et nouvelles technologies pour assurer le suivi et la réalisation des programmes d’innovation en Viticulture, pour un CDD de 3 ans à compter de mars 2024. 

Ce poste est basé à Peyrole dans le Tarn.

Profil recherché : Ingénieur(e) agri/agro spécialisé en Viticulture/Œnologie

special issue Plant Phenomics on affordable phenotyping

As a follow-up to the IPPN workshop held in Angers last June. David Rousseau from Univ Angers and Ji Zhou from Cambridge are editing this issue.

 The Submission is now open for ~12 months; deadline is November 30, 2024.

AgroServ - 1st TransNational Access call

The 1st AgroServ TNA call is just closed and 50 applications were submitted.

EMPHASIS : Data Management Training course

As part of Emphasis-Go project (WP2, task 2), we are pleased to announce a series of training courses on "Data management". The training course will offer a general overview of data management for plant phenotyping with a specific focus on FAIR principals at different levels from acquisition to exploration.

ELIXIR Europe - Workshops on Resources for Plant Sciences

Within the ELIXIR implementation study INCREASING plant dedicated tools were prepared.

Understanding plant biology - Euro-BioImaging User Forum

Euro-BioImaging User Forum

Thursday, October 12, 2023, from 2 pm-5 pm CEST. 

This event will highlight how cutting-edge imaging technologies can support research into the structure and function of plants, shed light on plant health, resilience and adaptability, and help answer agroecology research questions.

XVI Hispano-Portuguese International Symposium on Water Relations in Plants

New deadline for submitting abstracts: September 30


XVI Hispano-Portuguese International Symposium on Water Relations in Plants (Zaragoza, Spain, Feb 14-16, 2024).

Information available on the symposium website:

AgroServ - The 1st call for Transnational Access applications is open

AgroServ enables access to installations and services across Europe for researchers from academia and industry in regular calls. The installations can be used for experiments with scientific or technological objectives to answer basic and applied questions related to sustainable and resilient agriculture and agroecological transition, incl. one health approach.

Access is granted on the basis of scientific excellence though a two-step application procedure to ensure feasibility of the projects and their scientific quality.

Pheno-Talks broadcasting

Next seminar 2023-05-09, 3.30 p.m. CEST (UTC +2)

For 2023 the IPPN PhenomicsWebinars will feature a new mini-series together with Fraunhofer Institute.

Prof. Patrick Noack, Professor at University of Applied Sciences Weihenstephan-Triesdorf
Topic: Human Annotation, Validation and Postprocessing of data collected with Phenotyping Sensors

The event will take place as a livestream via MS Teams.
For more information please visit:

Next EMPHASIS-IGA meeting

next in-person meeting in Ghent Belgium, 24 – 25 October 2023