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Dr. Leonard Mizzi is the Head of Unit in the Directorate General for Agriculture and Rural Development in the European Commission, a post held since 1 January 2007. His main areas of work span from the Economic Partnership Agreements (agri trade issues) to G8 and G20 - agriculture and food security, and representing the European Commission in the FAO fora with a focus on trade and food security matters.
Prior to joining the European Commission, Dr. Mizzi was the Director of the Malta Business Bureau in Brussels-the joint representative office of the Malta Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Malta Hotels and Restaurants Association between 1996-2006.
He was also an administrator in the Maltese public administration between 1994-96. Dr. Mizzi is a graduate from the University of Malta (public administration), the International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies in Montpellier (CIHEAMMontpellier) and holds a doctorate in agricultural economics from the University of Reading, UK. He was also a visiting lecturer at the Boston University and Open University (Brussels campuses) as well as the University of Malta (Institute of Earth Sciences) .
sponsors of ESADR 2013
Conference dates – October 15-18, 2013
Technical and touristic trip (optional)
– October 19, 2013
AND TECHNICAL-TOURISTIC TRIP
Gala dinner will take place on October 17th and will be an opportunity for networking between delegates and tasting the flavors and nectars of the region.
The technical and touristic trip will be held on 19th, Saturday, and will take the participants of ESADR 2013 to typical places of high historical and landscape interest of Alentejo.
Note: The expression of interested in participating in the gala dinner and / or technical and touristic trip should be confirmed to firstname.lastname@example.org, as soon as possible. For more information please visit registration page.