Inge Van den Bergh

Inge Van den Bergh is a Senior Scientist at Bioversity International, where she leads the research agenda on banana germplasm evaluation and participatory varietal selection. She is Bioversity’s focal point to the CGIAR Research program on Roots, Tubers and Bananas (RTB). She also coordinates the ProMusa network and oversees its online knowledge and information sharing platform ( As the latter, she has convened five ISHS-ProMusa symposia and edited the related Acta Horticulturae proceedings. She is currently the chair of the ISHS Section on banana and plantain.

E-mail: i.vandenbergh(at)