New Challenges for the Agrifood Sector

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We must successfully face a new phase for the agrifood sector characterised by demographic changes, digital technology, climate change, poverty and unequal distribution of resources.

Data

Date: June 20th-21st, 2019

Place: Trade Fairs and Congress Center of Malaga (Spain)

Opening times: Thursday, June 20th, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, June 21st, from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Type of event: Professional

Goals

  • Create a meeting point between innovative ideas and funding access.
  • Get to know the latest technologies in the Agrifood value chain presented by rapidly growing startups in the new digital economy.
  • Promote cooperation among institutions in R+D projects.
  • Act as a meeting point for the best European initiatives in the AgTech field.
  • Serve as an industry reference and facilitate communication between professionals in the sector.
  • Promote innovative entrepreneurship in the Agrifood industry by providing developmental and growth opportunities to TBC´s, startups and spin-offs.

Participants

  • Agricultural entities developing crops and livestock.
  • Industrial sector and food security.
  • Companies in the food and agriculture industry that use technology (land management, livestock, agri-industrial, logistics, water management, etc.)
  • Agricultural tech companies (remote sensing, Big Data, IoT, cognitive technologies, agri-industry 4.0, drones, etc.)
  • Investors.
  • Entrepreneurs: TBC’s, Startups and Spin-offs.
  • Universities and research organizations.
  • Public administrations on an international level.
  • Science and technology parks.
  • Accelerators and incubators.