Marleen Feb 18 2016After two successful editions of the workshop in November 2015 and February 2016 you can now register online for the next one. It will be a 2-day event, as it turns out to be too much information for 1 day. This creates the opportunity for more networking, questions and discussion. There will also be an extra topic on building an insect business.




Seminar (December 8)

  • Basics on insect biology in relation to rearing
  • Insects and its market potential
  • Insect production: Current status of production and technology
  • Legislation, safety and quality
  • Research performed in the Netherlands at HAS and WUR

The lecturers are from Wageningen University and Research Centre (WUR), HAS University of Applied Sciences and NGN.

Workshop (December 9)

  • Call for collaboration: participants are welcome to present projects and find partners
  • Building an insect business: interactive workshop by PNO consultants

Who should attend

Any company which wants to start in the insect sector for feed and food on a commercial base or businesses related to insect rearing for feed and food can benefit from this workshop.

Date, time and location

December 8 (9.00 – 18.00) & December 9 (9.30 – 17.30) at Wageningen University.


December 8: Seminar, € 225, – (excl. VAT, EXCL. dinner, incl. lunch).

December 8: Diner* € 30,- (3-course buffet dinner, incl 2 drinks and coffee or tea)  *it is not possible to attend diner without attending the Seminar or Workshop

December 9: Workshop and networking € 50,- (Excl VAT, incl lunch)

To sign up please complete the application form online on