Delphy ISFC Knowledge Meeting 2-11-2022

After 2 previous successful meetings, Delphy organizes another international knowledge meeting for soft fruit.

Wednesday November 2, 2022 Delphy organizes a knowledge event about soft fruit. This meeting will take place at our soft fruit research location: Delphy Innovative Soft Fruit Centre. During this event, ongoing trials are explained and various themes are further enlightened by Delphy and external speakers. The program ends with the possibility to network and discuss in an informal setting.

Update 31-10: registration is unfortunately closed, maximum number of visitors has been reached.

You can register with the registration form below. Due to a limited number of participants , the number of registrations per company is limited to two people. Please complete the entire registration form per person.

Growers and plant breeders who are customers of Delphy, Innovation Partners and clients in research assignments can visit this afternoon free of charge. For growers who are not clients, representatives and other interested parties, the entrance fee is € 75,- p.p. (excl. VAT).


13.00 – 13.30 hr  Reception with coffee
13.30 – 13.40 hr   Opening & Introduction workshops
13.40 – 15.00 hr  Workshop round 1 (Theme 1-4)

15.00 – 15.30 hr  Break

15.30 – 17.00 hr  Workshop round 2 (Theme 5-8)
16.45 – 18.00 hr  Network gathering


1. Humidity control under closed climate screens Rene Beerkens, Plant Empowerment / Hoogendoorn
2. Compartment 3: blackberry production & everbearer propagation Vera Theelen, Delphy
3. Plant-own defence systems Joël Cornielje, PlantoSys
4. Everbearers under supplemental light Leo Lansbergen, FLUENCE & Gondy Heijerman, Delphy
5. Mildew control on tabletops with less residue Jan Janse, Wageningen UR
6. Workshop: digital future of soft fruit Klaas van Egmond & Vera Theelen, Delphy
7. Influence of water quality on fertigation Willem-Jan de Kort, Haifa
8. Energy efficient double cropping Bart Jongenelen, Delphy

During the workshop rounds, small groups rotate between the themes. So every theme is covered. The program is under construction and will be further developed in the coming period.