Program

Join two days of great discussions on viticulture and biodiversity!

DAY 1 – Thursday January 18th, 2024

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8:30 – 9:00

PANETERIE

Morning Coffee Reception

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9:00 – 9:15

Cellier Benoit XII

Opening of the Vineyards & Biodiversity conference

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9:20 – 10:00

CELLIER BENOIT XII

Winegrowing landscapes – from before to after oil

with Régis AMBROISE – Agronomist and Urban Planner

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10:00 – 10:40

CELLIER BENOIT XII

Medieval viticulture – a history of social and ecological sustainability

with Verena WELLER – Mannheim University

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10:40 – 11:00

PANETERIE

Coffee Break

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11:00 – 11:30

CELLIER BENOIT XII

Vitilience project, a network of innovative demonstrators to improve the climate resilience of French vineyards

with Valérie LEMPEREUR – Oenologist, Director of Development at the IFV

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11:30 – 12:10

CELLIER BENOIT XII

The benefits of complementarity between animals and plants on one or more farms

with Eglantine THIERY – Agronomist

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12:10 – 13:00

CELLIER BENOIT XII

Q&A

with Régis Ambroise, Verena Weller, Valérie Lempereur, Eglantine Thiery, led by Laetitia Allemand

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13:00 – 14:20

PANETERIE

Lunch Break

With carterer Helen Traiteur & the wines of Châteauneuf-du-Pape and of our sponsors

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14:20 – 15:00

CELLIER BENOIT XII

Regenerative Hydrology – Cultivating the hydric resilience of wine-growing ecosystems and landscapes

with Simon RICARD – Master in Science and Executive Engineering, PermaLab

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15:00 – 15:40

CELLIER BENOIT XII

Trees and Civilisation, the companions of humification

with Alain CANET – Agronomist and Agroforester

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15:40 – 16:00

PANETERIE

Coffee Break

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16:00 – 16:40

CELLIER BENOIT XII

Bio-indicator plants: wild flora revealing the health of the soil, the vine and biodiversity

with Delphine SUZOR – Botan ist, Promonature

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16:40 – 17:20

CELLIER BENOIT XII

Insect conservation for the winegrowing system

with Serge GADOUM – Entomologist, Ecological engineer, OPIE

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17:20 – 18:00

CELLIER BENOIT XII

Q&A

with Simon Ricard, Alain Canet, Delphine Suzor, Serge Gadoum, led by Laetitia Allemand

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18:00 – 18:15

Cellier Benoit XII

Closing Day 1

DAY 2 – Friday January 19th, 2024

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8:30 – 9:00

PANETERIE

Morning Coffee Reception

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9:00 – 9:15

Cellier Benoit XII

Opening of Day 2

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9:20 – 10:00

CELLIER BENOIT XII

Restoring functional biodiversity in wine-growing agro-ecosystems

with Prof. Dr. Armin BISCHOFF – Avignon University, Mediterranean Institute of Biodiversity and Ecology IMBE

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10:00 – 10:40

CELLIER BENOIT XII

The effects of different viticultural practices (conventional, organic, biody) on soil quality, plant morphology and wine quality

with Dr. Johanna DÖRING – Geisenheim University, Institute of General and Ecological Viticulture

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10:40 – 11:00

PANETERIE

Coffee Break

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11:00 – 11:40

CELLIER BENOIT XII

The miracle of grafting

with Marc BIREBENT – Worldwide Vineyards

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11:40 – 12:20

CELLIER BENOIT XII

Vines and fungi – from allies to pathogens

with Prof. Marc-André SELOSSE – MNHN, Institute of Systematics, Evolution and Biodiversity

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12:20 – 13:00

CELLIER BENOIT XII

Q&A

with Prof. Dr. Armin Bischoff, Marc Birebent, Dr. Johanna Döring, Prof. Marc-André Selosse, led by Laetitia Allemand

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13:00 – 14:30

PANETERIE

Lunch Break

With carterer Helen Traiteur & the wines of Châteauneuf-du-Pape and of our sponsors

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14:30 – 17:00

CELLIER BENOIT XII

Afternoon case study – How to move your estate towards biodiversity-based viticulture

with Jean-François AGUT – Ferme de Jean-François Agut

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17:00 – 18:00

CELLIER BENOIT XII

Q&A

with Jean-François Agut, led by Laetitia Allemand

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18:00 – 18:15

Cellier Benoit XII

Closing of the Vineyards & Biodiversity conference

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