The 2nd ISWA is going to a virtual Symposium !


Because many people may not be able to travel as a result of the pandemic Covid 19 or of its economic impact, the 2nd ISWA Symposium on Work in Agriculture is going to a totally virtual Symposium. Making the Symposium more accessible helps our underlying mission to elaborate and advance in multidisciplinary approaches on work in agriculture and to expand our capacity of thinking the future of work.

Going to totally virtual is a radical change. We loose the advantages of direct relationships, of direct professional interactions and networking. The participants won’t discover the nice landscapes of Auvergne, the old city of Clermont Ferrand and won’t have the opportunity to visit french farms. The good news are i) that we can hope to reach to a larger audience and ii) that the virtual conference will be very close to the technical content we scheduled, the sessions being adapted in order to favor interactions (during and after) and to shorten their duration. The workshops will undergo with the same contents of oral presentations, posters and interactive discussions. The round table and the tool bazaar will be maintained as well. Read More….