ICT-AGRI Conference on ICT and Robotics for a Sustainable Agriculture

24 November 2017   The National Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen

The focus of the conference is on digitisation in the agri-food system: Opportunities and challenges, European collaboration, and ICT-AGRI contributions of 8 years, with presentations from research, industry, SMEs, and national and European administrations. The ICT-AGRI consortium hopes with this conference to inspire to a widened collaboration in Europe and wordlwide.

08:30 Registration and Networking

ICT-AGRI has initiated 36 trans-national projects. See them at posters and slide-shows and meet project partners. 

09:30 Wellcome Addresses

Niels Gøtke Coordinator of ICT-AGRI and Ministry of Higher Education and Science

09:45 Digitisation in the Agri-Food System: Opportunities and Challenges

Presentations will alternate between two stages in the same room

Keynotes   Companies  
Morten Andersen Linnet Danish Council for Agriculture and Food Manuel Pérez Ruiz Agrosap
Olivier Becu European Space Agency Matija Zulj Agrivi
Klaus Beetz EIT Food / Siemens Nikos Marianos Neuropublic
Ben Schaap GODAN Secretariat Didzis Dejus Robotic Solutions
Peter Pickel Manufuture EIP / JohnDeere Filip Lundin Macklean

12:00 Lunch

Walking lunch with ICT-AGRI projects posters

13:00 Digitisation in the Agri-Food System: European Collaboration

Keynotes   ICT-AGRI projects  
Hans-Jörg Lutzeyer DG Research and Innovation Søren Marcus Pedersen PAMCoBA Cost-benefits of digitisation
Willemine Brinkman EIP-AGRI Service Point Cornelia Weltzien FI-ORAMA Smart fruticulture 
Joel Bacquet DG Connect Abdul Mouazen FarmFUSE Multi-sensor information
Ana Cuadrado Galvan DG Agriculture and Rural Development    

Ana CUADRADO GALVÁN

14:30 Why spend national money in trans-national partnerships?

Bülent Sönmez Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock Turkey
Raymond Kelly Teagasc Ireland
Nathalie Chavrier Corporación Tecnológica de Andalucía Spain
Tore Duvold Innovation Fond Denmark Denmark

15:00 Coffee break

15:30 Digitisation in the Agri-Food System: ICT-AGRI ERA-NET

Niels Gøtke Coordinator of ICT-AGRI History and prospects
Raymond Kelly Teagasc Calls for European projects
Jürgen Vangeyte Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research Engagement in the community
Astrid Willener Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda Federal Office for Agriculture

16:00 Discussion

16:30 Close