Conference Fora

Plenary sessions of the Organic World Congress (OWC) 2020 will be accompanied by six individual conference fora.

Fora topics will cover:

  • Leadership Forum: Discuss and mold the future of the organic movement
  • Farmers’ and Advisors’ Forum: Share knowledge and initiatives
  • Science Forum: Present research on the organic sector
  • Supply and Value Chain Forum: Address profession-related concerns
  • Cultural and Education Forum: Discuss the philosophical foundation and knowledge management of the organic movement
  • Stakeholder Forum: Promote a multi-actor approach for organic food systems

To participate in one or more of the above-mentioned fora, participants will need to submit an abstract to congress organizers. Abstracts may be submitted online via The application period for abstract submissions will run from 15 April - 30 September 2019.

IFOAM – Organics International will publish congress announcements and additional pre-conference information in mid-April 2019. To be among the first to receive OWC 2020 announcements, please subscribe using the subscription form below.