26 Nov

Agricultural and rural development events

Modernization of Agricultural Statistics

Rome, Italy
http://icas2016.istat.it/ Modernization of Agricultural Statistics in Support of the Sustainable Development Agenda The Seventh International Conference on Agricultural Statistics (ICAS VII) will be held in Rome – Italy on 26-28 October 2016. ICAS VII is organized by the Italian National Institute of Statistics, in close collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO). The Conference focuses on bringing together research and best practices in the field of agriculture statistics, in response to the changing needs and opportunities for agricultural statistics. ICAS VII convenes senior agricultural statisticians from all over the world. Most of them represent national statistical offices and ministries of agriculture, but the Conference is open to all producers, suppliers, trainers and users of agricultural statistics, such as economists, statisticians, agronomists, researchers, analysts and decision-makers from government entities, academia, development partners and international organizations.