The International Advisory Board (IAB) comprises external experts from scientific experts, to policy maker, practitioners associations, food industry at international and EU level (letters of commitment in annex).

The role of the IAB is to:

  • Provide advice, quality assurance and shape the implementation agenda of NEFERTITI;
  • Ensure that international decision makers’, experts’, economic actors’, practitioners’ views and needs are taken into account, throughout the duration of the project and thus guarantee an effective two-way communication;
  • Assist to disseminate the results generated by the research effort;
  • Support the implementation and integration of the developed modules.

The IAB will be guided by the ExCom and participate in the meetings of the General Assembly once a year.

The IAB members are the following:

Personality Organisation Country Expertise
M. Joao JOSE PASINI ITAIPU Binacional Brazil Integrated approach of demonstration: environment, energy, social responsibility, technology transfer
M. Tim Mackle DairyNZ New Zealand Dairy innovation and demo-farm activities
Ms. Agnès Trarieux Région Pays de la Loire France European and regional policies
Ms. Marie-Alice Budniok European Landowner Organisation (ELO) Belgium CAP, Demo-activities
M. Pierre Labarthe INRA France Coordinator of the H2020 RUR-14 ‘AgriLink’ project on advisory services
Prof Marco Vieri University of Firenze Italy Professor on biosystem engineering and specialist of on-field demo activities related with precision farming
Prof Alenxandros Koutsouris Agricultural University of Athens Greece Agricultural Sociologist and specialist on learning process