The South America Workshop was held August 1st-5th, 2011 at the University of Campinas in São Paulo, Brazil. The goals of this workshop were to:Build a transdisciplinary community of AgMIP South American agricultural scientists with expertise in agronomy, climate, agricultural economics, and information technologies.
Demonstrate the research activities described in the AgMIP Protocols at pilot locations using multiple models.
Determine the key climate change-related questions for agriculture in South America.
Organize and begin a wider South American AgMIP Program, considering agricultural regional coverage.
Serve as prototype for future AgMIP Regional Workshops around the world.