About ATSAF e.V.

On these pages you will find out more about the non-profit association ATSAF e.V., its history, how to become a member, who forms the steering committee and the advisory board, content of the by-laws, and resolutions of the members assembly.

ATSAF itself is a member of the Dachverband Agrarforschung.

The association is divided into three organs: the general members assembly, the steering committee and the advisory board.

The general members assembly usually takes place once a year, typically on the evening of the first day of the annual Tropentag conference.

Invitation to the 37th members assembly

Will take place in Sept 2024 at the BOKU in Vienna – more information will follow


    1. Welcome and verification of a quorum; Adoption of the final agenda
    2. Approval of the minutes of the 36th general meeting
    3. Report of the auditors
    4. Statement of accounts of the steering comittee
    5. Discussion
    6. Formal approval of the actions of the of the steering committee
    7. Elections of the steering commitee, auditors and board of advisors
    8. ATSAF Academy for International Agricultural Research ACINAR
    9. ATSAF Junior Scientists Program
    10. Other issues

We are looking forward to numerous appearances and lively discussions.