Public Events, Outcomes and Publications


PlantHUB Outreach activities include a wide range of target-actions aiming to transfer and discuss research outcomes with different parts of society.

• Public Events, Upcoming



Scientifica 2019 - the largest public science fair in Switzerland

Workshop on genome editing

30 August - 1 September 2019

ETH Zurich and University of Zurich, CH
Scientifica 2019

DSV open field days at the breeding station in Van Zelderheide (NL).

25 June and 3 September 2019

• Public Events, Past




School class workshops on Gene editing

Mai and June 2019

International Fascination of Plants Day

Open lab day
Public event on topics such Smart farming and Smart Breeding

25 Mai 2019

AgriTec Day at the ETH-Forschungsstation Eschikon / AgroVet Strickhof, CH. Flyer (PDF, 687 KB)

Panel discussion: What next after the ECJ judgement on gene editing?

11 April 2019, ETH Zürich, CH

Tri-National Arabidopsis Meeting

International PSC Symposium: Breakthroughs in Plant Sciences

5 Dec 2018, ETH Zurich, CH


OLMA – Largest Agricultural fair in Switzerland
The heart of the exhibit was an open lab space, with a program of short workshops and demonstrations. Samuel C. Zeeman’s group developed a starch-in-grains demo, the stomata experiments were presented by Bruno Studer's Forage Crop Genetics group.

October 2018
St. Gallen, CH


Scientifica 2017 – The largest public science fair in Switzerland
Workshop on the role of starch in plants and for the production of biofuel.


1-3 Sep 2017
ETH Zurich and University of Zurich, CH


DLG Feldtage– Agricultural fair in Germany

14-16 June 2018

Public guided tour – Botanical Garden
Indoor lightning

17 Apr 2018
University of Basel, CH


Stakeholder workshop

18 Oct 2017, University of Wageningen, NL
International Symposium: Plant control by led light


PSC Future Forum – Sustainable Food Production

12 June 2017
ETH Zurich

PSC Future Forum – Urban food supply in 2030
How should urban farming look like? What are the impacts of a changing climate?

18 May 2017
Community Garden in Zurich



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