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 Hans Hassle, Plantagon, awarded the Khalifa International Award for Agricultural Innovation

Hans Hassle, Plantagon, awarded the Khalifa International Award for Agricultural Innovation

Press Releases   •   Apr 13, 2018 15:23 GMT

ABU DHABI, UAE (April 13 2018) – Mr Hans Hassle, co-founder and Secretary-General of Plantagon International, was awarded the prestigious Khalifa International Award for Agricultural Innovation during the recently held 6th International Date Palm Conference (SIDPC) under the patronage of the H.H. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of UAE, during 19 – 21 March 2018 in Abu Dhabi, UAE

Chief Oren Lyons talks on Sustainable Leadership in Stockholm, November 4

Chief Oren Lyons talks on Sustainable Leadership in Stockholm, November 4

Press Releases   •   Oct 27, 2015 10:28 GMT

Chief Oren R. Lyons is Faith Keeper of The Turtle Clan of the Onondaga Nation, which is one of the Six Nations in the Iroquois Confederacy (Haudenosaunee). Oren Lyons is a highly regarded and internationally highly acclaimed speaker on human rights, leadership, as well as global climate and environmental issues. In a unique seminar in Stockholm November 4, he talks about sustainable leadership.

Plantagon och Samhall inleder samarbete

Plantagon och Samhall inleder samarbete

Press Releases   •   Sep 24, 2015 12:08 GMT

Plantagon International AB och Samhall AB har tecknat en avsiktsförklaring om att utveckla ett samarbete kring Plantagons växthusprojekt för stadsodling i Linköping. Bland annat är ambitionen att Samhall ska ansvara för fastighetstjänsterna kring kontorshuset samt vissa tjänster i växthusdelen.

Plantagons VD Hans Hassle är inledningstalare vid Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture 2015

Plantagons VD Hans Hassle är inledningstalare vid Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture 2015

Press Releases   •   Mar 04, 2015 07:30 GMT

Den internationella jordbrukskonferensen “Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture” (GFIA 2015) hålls i Abu Dhabi mellan den 9 och 11 mars. Hans Hassle, vd för Plantagon International är inledningstalare vid den särskilda konferensen: "Edible Cities” under GFIA och talar på ämnet "Möjligheter och utmaningar för stadsjordbruk för världens växande städer".

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In warm remembrance of Chief Virgil Thomas

In warm remembrance of Chief Virgil Thomas

News   •   Jan 30, 2015 15:37 GMT

Today we took some time off at the Plantagon office to remember a fine, warm and greatly missed friend - the late Chief Virgil E. Thomas - Board Member and co-founder of Plantagon International. Our thoughts go to Chief Thomas' family and to the Onondaga Nation that lost one of its greatest leaders. Chief Thomas, age 73, chief of the Onondaga Turtle Clan, passed away November 9, 2014.

Swedish company Plantagon in the finals for the Red Herring Top 100 Global Award

Swedish company Plantagon in the finals for the Red Herring Top 100 Global Award

News   •   Nov 29, 2012 01:09 GMT

Swedish company Plantagon in the finals for the Red Herring Top 100 Global Award. Representing Plantagon in the finals – a live presentation before the Red Herring jury in Los Angeles November 27-29 – is Mr. S. Ramakrishnan, Area Manager, and Tadodaho Sidney Hill, Six Nations Confederacy, representing Plantagon's Board and owners, the Onondaga Nation. The winners will be announced November 29.

The Swedish company Plantagon is in the finals for the Red Herring Top 100 Global Award

The Swedish company Plantagon is in the finals for the Red Herring Top 100 Global Award

News   •   Nov 27, 2012 17:43 GMT

The Swedish company Plantagon International, creator of the Plantagon Greenhouse for urban agriculture, is in the finals for the Red Herring Top 100 Global Award. The Red Herring editorial team has selected the most innovative and promising companies from a pool of thousands from all over the world. The winners will be announced November 29 in Los Angeles.

Plantagon part of new exhibition at the American Museum of Natural History

Plantagon part of new exhibition at the American Museum of Natural History

News   •   Nov 13, 2012 15:09 GMT

The Future of Food, in Our Global Kitchen. The American Museum of Natural History in New York is today opening a new exhibition where Plantagon is taking a part. The exhibition, Our Global Kitchen will be traveling around the world for around seven years. Plantagon CEO Hans Hassle and CFO Owe Pettersson are present in New York for the opening ceremony on November 13.

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Business as Usual is Over

Business as Usual is Over

Blog posts   •   Dec 06, 2013 14:54 GMT

UNITED KINGDOM, December 5th. Article published in Farming Monthly International http://www.farmingmonthly.co.uk/news/7966-business-as-usual-is-over/

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Swedish Innovation Company and Leading Chinese University Continues Development for Sustainable Urban Food Production in China

Swedish Innovation Company and Leading Chinese University Continues Development for Sustainable Urban Food Production in China

Events   •   Nov 04, 2013 08:34 GMT

Following the inauguration of the Tongji-Plantagon Research Center, Plantagon and Tongji University now execute joint efforts to develop solutions for urban agriculture in China. A binding agreement for three years will be signed on Tuesday November 5th. Plantagon CEO and high officials from Tongji University will sign the agreement in the presence of Swedish Consul General Viktoria Li.

Nov 05, 14:30 - 15:30 GMT

Tongji University Sino-Finish Center, Shixun Buildning 4th Floor, 100 Zhangwu Road, Shanghai, China.

The Urban Agriculture Summit - How do we feed people in the urban era? Seminar at House of Sweden, Washington DC, on November 16

The Urban Agriculture Summit - How do we feed people in the urban era? Seminar at House of Sweden, Washington DC, on November 16

Events   •   Sep 30, 2011 08:44 GMT

Welcome to the The Urban Agriculture Summit - How do we feed people in the urban era? The seminar is held at House of Sweden, Washington DC, on November 16. Join Swedish clean-tech and American know-how in a half-day seminar on how to use urban agriculture technologies to create a more sustainable city of tomorrow, a city where consumers will have access to healthy and nutritious food in the...

Nov 16, 12:00 - 16:00 GMT

House of Sweden, 2900 K Street NW, Washington DC, USA

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Owe Petterson and Hans Hassle, Plantagon

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Owe Pettersson, CEO, Plantagon International AB Hans Hassle, Secretary-General, Plantagon International Association Stockholm, Sweden, M...

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Press photo: Inauguration of the Tongji-Plantagon Research Center in Shanghai April 3rd

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Plantagon is setting up the Tongji-Plantagon Research Center with Tongji University, Shanghai. Under the auspices of His Majesty King Car...

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The Plantagon Greenhouse - Linköping model viewed from the south side

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The Plantagon World Food Building in Linköping Sweden. View from the south side, showing the greenhouse part of the building.

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Hans Hassle, Secretary-General of Plantagon International Association

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Hans Hassle took the initiative to the PLANTAGON® project and since February 2016 he holds the position as Secretary-General. He is a p...

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Ambition Made Real - Hans Hassle, CEO, Plantagon. Sustainability Innovation Summit 2013.

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Coca-Cola Enterprises held its first Sustainability Innovation Summit, supported by the Economist Intelligence Unit, to explore how organ...

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Business as Usual is Over - in Swedish

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Hans Hassle, en pionjär inom CSR och VD på det svenska innovationsföretaget Plantagon International AB uppmanade affärsmän, entreprenörer...

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Business as Usual is Over - in English

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Hans Hassle, a pioneer within CSR and CEO of Swedish innovation company Plantagon International AB urged businessmen, entrepreneurs and N...

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Plantagon signs memorandum of understanding with the Tongji University in Shanghai (video)

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Plantagon International has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Tongji University in Shanghai, on July 4th, 2012. The MOU state...

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BIO of Dr. Dickson Despommier - speaker at the Urban Agriculture Summit 2013

Dickson Despommier is a microbiologist, an ecologist, and emeritus professor of Public and Environmental Health at the Columbia University. For 27 years he conducted research on cellular and molecular parasitism and held lectures and courses on Parasitic Disease, Medical Ecology and Ecology. In 1999, he founded the root for the idea of raising crops in tall buildings; so called vertical farming.

Speakers (with short bios) at the Urban Agriculture Summit 2013

Dr. Dickson Despommier Dr. Jan De Wilt Prof. Oren R Lyons Ms Elisabeth Nilsson, Governor of Östergötland County. Dr. Anthony Socci Prof. Ulf Ranhagen Ms Danielle Nierenberg Prof. Beatrix Alsanius Mr Antoni Vives i Thomas Prof. Lou Yongqi,

Invitation to The Urban Agriculture Summit 2013 in Linköping

Transformative solutions on how we feed people in the urban era. Welcome to the Urban Agriculture Summit 2013 in Linköping, Sweden, in January 29-31, 2013.

Plantagon CENTEC folder in Chinese (Mandarin) for ENERCHINA, Beijing June 1-13

PLANTAGON參與會議的中國環境“ENERCHINA”從6月10日至6月13日在北京。看到更多的中國信息。 Plantagon is through CENTEC participating in ENERCHINA - June 10-13, 2012 in Beijing - the leading exhibition in China for the energy-saving, renewable energy, clean energy and environmental technologies, products and services with the unique support from China National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC).