Registration for IFAJ-congress: early-bird rates now until April 10!

Registration for IFAJ-congress 2016 in Germany has opened! Till April 10 “Early bird rates” will be guaranteed!


Before registering, carefully review the many options available in the German Congress program. The main congress takes place from July 13 till 17, there will be a pre-congress tour which starts in Berlin and ends in Bonn right in time for the main congress. There are three different past congress tours in all important agricultural regions. And there is – additional to the IFAJ masterclass and the IFAJ-Alltech bootcamp – a stipend for young journalists. The organization team looks forward to your participation in the 2016 IFAJ Congress, and wishes you an unforgettable stay in Germany.

Program and costs

SPECIAL OFFER – Stipend for international young journalists
July 10-17, Bonn, Germany

The Association of German Agricultural Journalists, VDAJ, is pleased to announce up to 10 stipends are available for qualified international journalists to participate in an exclusive program to be held prior to the IFAJ Congress 2016 in Bonn. Stipend will cover full program costs, hotel and meals for the program “Ag-Reporters” from July 10 to 13, as well as the full IFAJ Congress from July 14 to 17.

More about Ag-Reporters

Pre-Congress capital Berlin
July 10 to 13, 2016

The VDAJ Landesgruppe Berlin and Brandenburg welcomes you in the German capital. We want to show you the city as a media center and home of agricultural sciences. The political and historical Berlin will not be neglected. With the landscape and agriculture in Brandenburg, we will show you the special features of our large farm structures. New energies, dairy and horse breeding will be the focal points. We are packing a lot of information into our tours, so you can look forward to an interesting program.


Cost for Pre-Congress: “Capital Berlin”
Sunday 10 to Wednesday 13 July 2016

“Early Bird“ prices pre-congress
EZ (single-room): 500 Euro
DZ (double-room): 400 Euro per person

Main-Congress “Sustainable agriculture – made in Germany”
July 13 to July 17, 2016

Detail program and all the day-tours
Cost for Main-Congress “Sustainable agriculture – made in Germany”
Wednesday 13 to Sunday 17 July 2016

“Early Bird“ prices main-congress
EZ (single room): 650-760 Euro (depending on the selected hotel)
DZ (double room): 550-640 Euro per person (depending on the selected hotel)


More details
Cost for Post-Congress Tour 1 (North-East) “Agricultural Locations in West and East – a quarter century after the turn”
6 days, Sunday, July 17 – Friday, July 22
„Early Bird“ prices post-congress  North-East
EZ (single-room): 790 Euro
DZ (double-room): 650 Euro per person

Cost for Post-Congress Tour 2 (South-West) “Pleasurable Southwest Germany – great technique and sweet fruits”
4 days, Sunday, July 17 – Wednesday, July 20
More details

Early Bird“ prices post-congress South-West
EZ (single-room): 500 Euro
DZ (double-room): 400 Euro per person

Cost for Post-Congress Tour 3 (Southern) “A nightcap in Bavaria”
4 days, Sunday, July 17 – Wednesday, July 20
More details

“Early Bird“ prices post-congress Southern
EZ (single-room): 500 Euro
DZ (double-room): 400 Euro per person
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At your own pace

Many colleagues use the International Congress to explore the host country before or after the meetings on their own. In Bonn, there are countless opportunities to explore the history and culture found in Germany, or simply relax in the historical center of town or along the Rhine River. On the website of Bonn region ( you will find information in different languages for every taste.
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Looking forward to July the best wishes
Your congress-team

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