The 56th IFAJ congress, Sweden 2012: Solutions for a green future

14 th of August IFAJ Executive Committee arrives in Stockholm
4 pm Bus transport from city centre of Stockholm
to the congress hotel
7 pm Dinner at Sånga Säby Congress Hotel

15th of August Congress Arrival Day
10 am–3 pm Executive Meeting
All delegates arrive (bus transportation from the city centre of Stockholm at 2 pm, 3 pm and 4 pm. (The best airport for arrivals is Stockholm Arlanda.)
5.30 pm–6.30 pm Professional Dvelopment session: Workshops!
7.30 pm Welcome Dinner

16th of August Opening Day of Congress
9 am Presentation of Swedish Agriculture:
Seminar ”Solutions for a green future” with panelists:
• Chairman of Federation of Swedish farmers Helena Jonsson
• Minister of rural areas Eskil Erlandsson
Dr, Senior Adviser International Affairs, LRF Forest Owners, Lennart Ackzell
• Professor Johan Rockström, director of the Stockholm Environment Institute and the Stockholm Resilience Center
• Teri Lee and Håkan Ericson, The Baltic Sea farmers of the year (a prize won from the World Wildlife Fund
Moderator: free lance journalist Lars Höök
12 Lunch
1.30 pm IFAJ Delegate Assembly
3.30 pm Coffee
4 pm Depart to Hamra Farm of DeLaval
5 pm Study Tour at Hamra Farm
7.30 pm Dinner Buffet at Hamra Farm
9.30 pm Bus transportation back to congress hotel

17th of August Tour day 1
Excursions (8 tours to choose among, see separate program)
Ålö night – Dinner (informal) with Swedish specialities at the hotel (tour 1-7)
(tour 8 will have dinner and stay overnight out in the countryside)

18th of August Tour day 2
Excursions continue…
2 pm-5 pm Arrival in the city centre of Stockholm after lunch
7.30 pm Final Dinner (formal) in the City Hall of Stockholm

19th of August Departure Day
Departure or Post Congress to island of Gotland