2020 Annual NPPN Workshop

The 6th annual NPPN Workshop was held as a virtual meeting on 27 November. See the program and presentations from the 2020 workshop here.

2020 NPPN Virtual Field Day

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Video still from NPPN Virtual Field Day 2020.

Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU) and Graminor hosted a NPPN Virtual Field Day on ZOOM on 17 June 2020.  The original annual field day was going to be held in Ås, Norway, at the Vollebekk Research Farm.  However, travel restrictions due to Covid-19 compelled a change of venue for the conference. 
See the program and presentations from the 2020 virtual field day here.  

2019 Annual NPPN Workshop

The 5th annual NPPN Workshop Phenotyping in practice – experiences with phenotyping in breeding was held on 21-22 November at Hotel Skansen in Båstad Sweden. See the program and presentations from the 2019 workshop here.

2019 NPPN Field Day

SLU and Lantmännen hosted the Field Day which took place on 25 June 2019. The day included presentations as well as visits to SLU's SITES Lönnstorp Research Station and Lantmännen in Svalöv. See the 2019 NPPN Field Day program here.

Participants in the NPPN Field Day 2019.

2018 Annual NPPN Workshop

The 4th annual NPPN workshop Field Phenotyping – towards new frontiers in crop improvement was held on 22-23 November 2018 at Rungstedgaard, Denmark. See the program and presentations from the 2018 workshop here.

2018 NPPN Field Day

The Field Day was planned in collaboration between Danespo, DLF and the University of Copenhagen. It took place on April 25th 2018 at the Universiy of Copenhagen research farm, in Taastrup near Copenhagen. The day included a visit to the phenotyping research infrastructures and demonstrations of the 6P UAS concepts. See programme details for the 2018 NPPN Field Day here. 

Participants in the NPPN Field Day 2018.

2017 Annual NPPN Workshop

The 3rd annual NPPN workshop High-throughput Field Phenotyping – Plant Breeding in the Age of Gadgets and Big Data was held on November 22-23 at Hotel Skansen in Båstad, Sweden.  See the presentations from the 2017 workshop speakers here.

2017 NPPN Field Day

The Field Day was hosted and arranged by LUKE and Boreal. It took place on July 5th 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 2017 NPPN Field Day programme here.

2016 Annual NPPN Workshop

The 2nd annual NPPN workshop Advances in Plant Field Phenotyping - New Tools in Plant Breeding and the 2nd NPPN General Assembly was held on November 23-24, 2016 at Hotel Skansen in Båstad, Sweden.

Participants at the 2016 NPPN workshop

2016 NPPN Summer School 2016

A one week (5 ECTS) official summer school course on Crop Innovation, from Genes to Seeds was established and was hosted at the University of Copenhagen SCIENCE campus starting on July 3rd, 2016. 

2015 Annual NPPN Workshop

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

2015 NPPN General Assembly participants