The most relevant agri-innovation actors in Europe

11 - 12 October 2017

 

 

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ABOUT

 

The AIS 2017 is a joint initiative of a Portuguese Consortium, the Portuguese Government, the EIP-AGRI network and the European Network for Rural Development. It will gather more than 500 farmers, rural businesses, start-ups, RDP managing authorities, national rural networks, researchers, advisors and NGOs throughout the EU with the aim of:

 

iconPromoting cross fertilization between multi-actor innovation initiatives, both under Rural Development Programmes and Horizon 2020
iconRaising awareness about innovation and digitisation opportunities for agriculture and rural economies and how these may be supported under on-going Rural Development Programmes
iconProviding input for EU innovation policies for agriculture and rural areas after 2020, following-up on Point 7 of the Cork 2.0 Declaration

 

 

SPEAKERS

 

Carlos Moedas
Carlos Moedas
Commissioner
Research, Science and Innovation
PHIL HOGAN
Phil Hogan
Commissioner
Agriculture and Rural Development
Capoulas Santos
Luís Capoulas Santos
Portuguese Minister
Agriculture, Forestry and
Rural Development

 

Henrique Leitao
Henrique Leitão
FC/UL
Elvira Fortunato
Elvira Fortunato
FCT/UNL

 

 

 

AGENDA

 

11 OCT 2017

 

11 OCT 2017

08:00 – 09:00

Registration

Overall introduction to the event by the organization
09:15 – 11:15

Parallel thematic sessions
RESOURCE USE (Adaptation and Mitigation)

Setting the scene | Poster presentation of innovation | Group discussion

  • Room A - Resource efficiency / water and energy / circular economy / fertilization
  • Room B - Agro-environment and climate change
  • Room C - Genetic resources / climate change adaptation
  • Room D - Plant protection / animal health and welfare
11:15 – 11:45
11:45 – 13:15

Parallel thematic sessions
MANAGEMENT OF FARMING, FOOD AND FORESTRY SYSTEMS & VALORIZATION OF THE TERRITORY

Setting the scene | Poster presentation of innovation | Group discussion

  • Room A - Agriculture products and food processing
  • Room B - Forest management and fire prevention
  • Room C - Valorization of the territory and use of endogenous resources
  • Room D - Sustainable management
13:15 – 14:45

Networking Lunch

  • Thematic corners - talking points for boosting social engagement between participants
  • Startup showcase - showcase of selected European startups with innovative products and services for the agricultural sector
14:45 – 16:15

Parallel thematic sessions
AGRICULTURE 4.0 AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT

Setting the scene | Poster presentation of innovation | Group discussion

  • Room A - Digital entrepreneurship in rural areas
  • Room B - Precision farming
  • Room C - Management tools to support farmers decision-making
  • Room D - Robotics / Mechanization
16:15 – 16:45
16:45 – 17:45

Wrap-up Sessions

Discussion of key points made during the parallel thematic sessions
18:00

 

 

 

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PARTICIPATION
PARTICIPATION

Meet the most relevant
agri-innovation actors in Europe

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PARTICIPATION

 

Registration is now closed

 

 

Selected participants will receive an email confirming their attendance by the end of June 2017.

 

 

STARTUP SHOWCASING
STARTUP
SHOWCASING

Showcase innovative solutions, meet potential clients and partners

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STARTUP SHOWCASING

Open to all European startups that develop innovative products or services for the agriculture sector.

3rd round is now open...
The application deadline is September 1, 2017
Cost of participation (for the 15 selected applicants): €1500 / startup

More information and regulation here


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SPONSORSHIP
SPONSORSHIP

Meet new clients and promote your brand

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CONTACT

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VENUE

LAGOAS PARK HOTEL

   Rua Encosta das Lagoas
        2740-245, Porto Salvo
        OEIRAS - Portugal

 

ACCOMMODATION SUGGESTIONS

 

 

 

 

MEDIA

 

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Portugal hosts Agri Innovation Summit 2017 with 500 EU agri innovation actors expected

The 1st edition of the Agri Innovation Summit, a European event to foster innovation and digitisation in agriculture and rural areas, will be held in Lisbon, Portugal, in October 2017. This is a joint initiative of a Portuguese consortium, the Portuguese Government, the EIP-Agri network and the European Network for Rural Development. The news was given by the Portuguese Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Development, Capoulas Santos […] see more


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AIS 2017 - a joint initiative of a Portuguese consortium, the Portuguese Government, the EIP-AGRI network and the European Network for Rural Development

The Agri Innovation Summit will provide a platform for a stimulating debate on innovation and digitisation in agriculture and rural areas, now and after 2020. Horizon 2020 projects will meet with innovative projects supported by the Common agricultural policy to build linkages and speed up innovation. Commissioners Moedas and Hogan will participate. […] see more


 

 

See you in Lisbon at the

AIS 2017