Past Activities – University of Copenhagen

Past Activities

Past NPPN Activities

The 2017 NPPN Workshop

The 3rd annual NPPN workshop was held on Nov 22-23 at Hotel Skansen in Båstad, Sweden. The presentations from invited speakers are listed below and  can be accessed via the links provided.

Prof. José Luis Araus, University of Barcelona 'Translating high-throughput field phenotyping into genetic gain'
Assoc. Prof. Marcos Vaz Salles, University of Copenhagen

'Managing Geospatial Big Data: Lessons learned and future perspectives'

'Data management workshop - case discussions and new insights'

Assoc Prof. Aakash Chawade, Swedish Agricultural University - Alnarp 'Low-cost phenotyping with proximal sensors'
Assoc. Prof. Md Ali Babar, University of Florida 'Remote sensing, phenotyping and wheat improvement'
Christian S. Jensen, DLF - Head of Research 'ppp and 6P Experiences - from a private partner point of view'
Morten Lillemo - Researcher, Norwegian University of Life Sciences 'Reliable and efficient high-throughput phenotyping to accelrate genetic gains in Norwegian plant breeding - presentation of the Norwegian vPheno project'

PhD fellow Jesper Svensgaard and PostDoc Signe Jensen, University of Copenhagen

'6P R&I results from the 2015 - 2017 project period'

2017 NPPN Field Day

Hosted and arranged by LUKE and Boreal, Taking place on July 5th in Viikki - Helsinki


The 2017 NPPN Field day was another excellent opportunity for organisations involved in Plant Phenotyping to network and share knowledge and experiences. The July 5th field day took place on the University of Helsinki Viikki campus and gave  participants an introduction to the LUKE and Boreal facilities and showcased the National Phenotyping Infrastructure at the University. The activities also included letures on hyperspectral imaging and new projects.  View the programme here.

The 2nd Annual NPPN Workshop - November 23-24, 2016 - Båstad, Sweden - 'Advances in Plant Field Phenotyping - New Tools in Plant Breeding'

The 2nd annual NPPN workshop and 2nd General Assembly took place in November 2015 at Hotel Skansen in Båstad.

Participants at the 2016 NPPN workshop


The 2016 NPPN Summer School - Crop Innovation, from Genes to Seeds

A one week (5 ECTS) official summer school course was established and was hosted at the University of Copenhagen SCIENCE campus starting on July 3rd.

The 1st Annual NPPN Workshop - December 7-8, 2015

The 1st annual NPPN workshop - 'Plant Phenotyping in a Nordic Context' and 1st NPPN General Assembly took place on December 7-8, 2015 at the conference center Kolle Kolle near Copenhagen.

2015 NPPN General Assembly participants

Hosted by University of Copenhagen