The Future of Agriculture in Europe: Smart Farming Leads the Way

Dates: 
Wednesday, 27 June, 2018

 

The Future of Agriculture in Europe: Smart Farming Leads the Way

Smart AKIS Final Conference: 27 of June, Brussels 

 

Join us for the Smart AKIS Final Conference in Brussels!

 

Registration is now open, click here! 

 

After 2 years of work, the EU Smart-AKIS Network gladly invites you to attend its final conference presenting its main findings on the adoption of Smart Farming Technologies in European agriculture:

  • When: Wednesday, 27 of June 2018.
  • Where: Delegation of North Rhine-Westphalia. Rue Montoyer 47, 1000. Brussels, Belgium.
  • From: 9:00 h - 14:30 h.

 

What is Smart AKIS all about?

Smart-AKIS is the thematic network focusing on the dissemination of Smart Farming Technologies (SFT) in Europe, backed up by EIP-AGRI and funded by Horizon 2020 programme. The Network is coordinated by the Agricultural University of Athens and involves other 12 partners representing farmers, agricultural advisors, researchers and the farm equipment industry.

 

Looking ahead: best practices for the future of EU’s agriculture

The conference will be the forum to highlight the main achievements from the 30 months of work within the Network. The programme is built around the following topics:

  • Testimonials on the use of Smart Farming Technologies in Europe,
  • Best practices on how farmers, research, industry and advisors engaged in farming innovative processes and
  • First time presentation of the Recommendations and Policy Briefs resulting from the reflection process carried out during the project.

Besides, the Conference will provide an overview on the current state of play and future trends of Smart Farming in European agriculture. Open exchanges with representatives from the European Commission and experts will be essential to tuning out recommendations for the upcoming programming period of CAP and other policies supporting the adoption of Smart Farming Technologies.

 

Who will attend?

The Smart-AKIS Conference will gather EU policy makers, agricultural practitioners, researchers, industry leaders interested in fostering the adoption of Smart Farming Technologies in Europe.

 

Last but not least: Networking & Partnering in EU projects

Don’t miss the chance to make a tour at the Smart Agriculture Exhibition Village, a forum for networking with other EU funded projects and initiatives in the Smart Agriculture field, such as IoF2020, 4D4F, NEFERTITI, INNOSETA.

 

Find the conference programme by clicking HERE and the registration form by clicking HERE 

 

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