Wageningen Academy organizes training courses for professionals from business or the public domain with the latest scientific insights in the domain of Healthy Food & Living Environment.
Our training courses are an excellent way to catch up with the latest knowledge, developments and trends in your field of expertise. We help you to deepen your knowledge and offer you the opportunity to exchange ideas and share experiences with colleagues in your sector. In all our activities we make a connection between the knowledge from Wageningen University & Research and your daily practice.
Besides the annual course programme Wageningen Academy offers tailor made in company programmes and online learning modules. Furthermore, we organize Summer Schools, knowledge events and seminars. So it does not matter whether you are looking for in-depth knowledge on a certain topic or prefer to improve certain competencies, Wageningen Academy has a tailor made solution for you.
From the heart of our campus we bring our motto ‘Today’s knowledge, tomorrow’s business’ into practice.
To give you an impression, we listed a selection from our range of tailor-made programme’s:
- Spatial practises: Developing a common future perspective on spatial planning in Dutch, ‘Expeditie Ruimte’
Extensive course about the spatial challenges of the future, the transition to a facilitating government and the roll, attitude and behavior of both professionals as well as the public administration given this changing reality. This course of 10 face to face meetings per participant was attended by about 160 professionals and 25 city councillors.
- European Food & Agribusiness Seminar (EFAS)
The only executive education event of its kind in Europe that offers top-ranked executives interaction with agribusiness leaders from across the global food system. At the core of the seminar are the 8 real-time business cases so participants learn, gain insights and actively participate and apply high end insights during this seminar.
- Executive master course Hortibusiness
Participants enrolling in this executive master course strengthen and expand their knowledge, industry insight and practical skills on the Dutch horticultural sector. Some major players in Dutch horticulture have taken the initiative to enable this course, willing to keep a world-wide leading position by innovativeness, craftsmanship and passion.
- Master Course Agri & Food
The Netherlands are one of the world's largest exporters of agricultural and food products, indicating the importance of the industry for the Dutch economy. The profitability of the industry is, however, affected by many different factors of varying scale, e.g. fluctuating exchange rates on international markets. This course gives participants insights on different strategies in dealing with these issues.