FSD Hybrid Seminar

The Fair and Smart Data (FSD) Spearhead would like to invite you to attend the hybrid seminar followed by the inaugural lecture of appointed professor Dr. ir. Bart Vos. Below you can find more details about the topics and schedule of the event. Click here for registration.  

FSD Hybrid Seminar

- Title: The Future of Smallholder Farmers in a Changing World - Ways to Improve Farmers’ Living Conditions in the Global South

- Date and time: 28.10.22, 13:30 – 15:30 (CET)

- Location: Maastricht University – Room [TBD] and Online

- Schedule and topics:

  • Introduction [13:30-13:35]
  • Climate adaptation, mitigation and development pathways for different kinds of farmers – Lindsay Stringer (Professor at University of York) [13:35-14:00]
  • Achieving prosperity and inclusivity for smallholder farmers in the Global South - Shatadru Chattopadhayay (Managing Director at Solidaridad Asia) [14:00-14:25]
  • Break [14:25-14:30]
  • FSD Multi-Level Model for more equitable global value chains – Freija van Lent (Researcher at Maastricht University) [14:30-14:55]
  • Acorn programme: smallholders, agroforestry and carbon farming – Jelmer van de Mortel (Head of Acorn at Rabobank) [14:55-15:20]
  • Final discussion/Q&A [15:20-15:30]


Inaugural Lecture of Bart Vos

Appointed as Professor of Supply Chain Innovation in the School of Business and Economics, Bart Vos accepts this position with the delivery of an inaugural lecture

- Title: Images of Supply chains: Transition Paths Towards a Sustainable Future

- Date and time: 28.10.22, 16:30-18:30 (CET)

- Location: Aula of Maastricht University, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht