AGENDA SUMMIT
TUESDAY 5 NOVEMBER

09.15 – 10.00 Registration


10.00 – 10.15 Welcome and setting the stage by Donatello Piras


WHAT’S HAPPENING IN THE WORLD OF AGRICULTURE


10.15 – 10.45 Keynote: Setting the stage

  • Technology takes over Ag & Food and we should embrace it
  • The future is now and we need big ideas to spread the world

10.45 – 11.15 Keynote: Technology will make the planet a better place

  • Feeding the world with precision agriculture
  • The reason why to invest in AgTech
  • Unlock the full potential of the industry

11.15 – 11.45 Coffee break


WHAT’S RESEARCH DOING


11.45 – 12.00 Value creation at Wageningen University & Research

  • Research results only have an effect when applied in society
  • Expertise and talent come together at the Wageningen Campus
  • WUR can help you grow your business impact

12.00 – 12.30 Future in the spotlicht
An overview latest and most promising projects within Wageningen University & Research


12.30 – 13.30 Lunch


WHAT’S BUSINESS DOING


13.30 – 14.00 Panel discussion


14.00 – 14.30 Personalized Ag has the Future

  • Combine biological and data sciences to create approaches to save the planet
  • New types of technology at a fraction of the cost and time commitment
  • Possible because of technology that scientists have developed in recent years

14.30 – 15.00 Connecting you to your tractor and your tractor to the world

Jehiel Oliver, CEO Hello Tractor

  • The Hello Tractor Story
  • How technology and data science contribute to improve efficiencies, profitability and transparency in the tractor contracting market
  • Smallholder farmers are the key to ensure global food security and elevating entrenched poverty

15.00 – 15.30 Matchmaking break


THE FUTURE OF AGRICULTURE BEYONG


15.30 – 16.00 Robots are the Farmers of the Future

  • Future farms will entirely run by robots
  • Machine learning and AI to detect pests and diseases
  • Future: non-GMO and pesticide-free products as cheap as traditional agriculture

16.00 – 16.30 What about livestock?

  • Efficient livestock through Ag technology
  • Bringing the spirit and values of Sillicon Valley to the farmer’s field
  • Opportunities on using a digital platform for livestock farmers

16.30 – 17.00 Applied Quantum Technology

  • Quantum Technology will chance technology as we know
  • Ag & Food will adapt Quantum Technology
  • The future is exiting

17.00 – 18.00 Drinks and bites