Scientific Workshop

The sustainability of food supply chains:

theory, tools and empirical analysis

Parma, 11 and 12 April 2024

Venue and Accommodation


The workshop will take place in Parma at the Department of Economics and Management of Parma University.

Parma is located about 100 km from the main airports in northern Italy (Bologna, Milan Linate, Milan Malpensa and Milan Bergamo) and is connected to the railway network by both the regular railway line and the fast railway line (Reggio Emilia Alta Velocità station is 20 km from Parma). For those coming by car, Parma has a motorway exit on the main national highway that connects Milan to Bologna and the rest of Italy.

The University of Parma (and in particular the agri-food unit), can boast of experience in organizing congress seminars with the European Association of Agricultural Economics. The experience gained in the organization of the XV EAAE Congress will allow to obtain particularly convenient price-quality ratios, the use of appropriate work spaces and logistical efficiency to reach the Workshop venue and to be able to take advantage of moments of discussion and interpersonal relationships between participants. In particular, the University of Parma, will set as Venue of the Scientific Workshop “The sustainability of food supply chains: theory, tools and empirical analysis” in via J.F. Kennedy 6 located in the city centre next to the Parco Ducale with 20 equipped classrooms and with a capacity of 100 to 250 seats.




Parma offers a good range of hotels located mainly in the city centre with a variety of prices.

To support the participants in organizing their stay, the local committee has implemented a collaboration with the specialized travel agency Parma Incoming.

At the following link you can find a booking form for a number of hotels selected by the travel agency, offering a competitive rate: