2019 July 11 d.09:00

Smart Digital Agriculture B2B Conference

Organizer: MITA, LIC, Circular Economy Cluster, Agriculture Chamber of Commerce, Agrospace DIH, Vilnius Industry and Business Association

Location: ARTIS Centrum Hotels Totorių str. 23, Vilnius

Business and science representatives are invited to the international B2B conference and matchmaking event Smart Digital Agriculture on 11-12th July, 2019 in Vilnius, Lithuania. This event will focus on emerging new technologies, trends and possibilities to use them for  the advancement in the field of agriculture.

All participants will have plenty of opportunities to network and find new partners or suppliers both in formal and informal setting. Visits to Lithuanian research centers will not only provide insights about the scope of work done, but will provide possibilities to connect with local scientists.

The event is free of charge, but registration is necessary due to limited number of participants.

Program

11 July 2019

Conference moderator – Mantas Vilys

 

9:00- 9:30 Registration
9:30-9:40Official Opening: Welcome
9:40-9:55Smart digital agriculture in Lithuania Giedrius Surplys, Minister of Agriculture of the Republic of Lithuania
9:55-10:05Novice digital products for agirculture sectorGintarė Kučinskienė, PhD, Head of Innovation Development Department at Lithuanian Agricultural Advisory Service
10:05-10: 20DIH Ecosystem for business development in Lithuania

Romualdas Petraitis, Chairman of the Board at Baltic Tech Park

10:20-10:40DIH: stereotypes and alterations

Artūras Jakubavičius, PhD, Head of Innovation support services at Lithuanian Innovation Center

10:40-10:55Agrospace Digital Innovation Hub regional focus network

Sigitas Besagirskas, President of Vilnius Industry and Business association

10:55 – 11:55Panel discussion

Artūras Jakubavičius, PhD, Head of Innovation support services at Lithuanian Innovation Center

Arūnas Svitojus, PhD, President of the Chamber of Agriculture of the Republic of Lithuania

Gintarė Kučinskienė, PhD, Head of Innovation Development Department at Lithuanian Agricultural Advisory Service

Sigitas Besagirskas, President of Vilnius Industry and Business association

Romualdas Petraitis, Chairman of the Board at Baltic Tech Park

11:55-13:00Lunch
13:00-13:15Augmenta Field Analyzer – A pioneering computer vision system in the hands of every farmer

Dimitri Evangelopoulos, Founder & COO at Augmenta (Greece)

13:15-13:30Higher plants for biorigenerative support systems in Space

Stefania De Pascale, Professor at Agricultural Sciences at the University of Naples (Italy)

13:30-13:45Safety and Trust with Blockchain

Toro Gomez, Nutra Sign, S.L. (Spain)

13:45-14:00Studying and sharing the secrets of business success in modern rural areas

Justin Casimir, RISE Research Institutes of Sweden (Sweden)

14:00-14:15Specialized satellite information services for Lithuanian institutions

Gediminas Vaitkus, Director at UAB Geomatrix (Lithuania)

14:15-14:40Innovative technological solutions to grow plants in unconventional sites

Luigi d’Aquino, PhD, ENEA Portici Research Centre (Italy)

14:40-14:55NATURCODE

Fernando Vázquez Rojas, CEO at Naturecode.es (Spain)

14:55-15:10Artificial Intelligence to smart agro: how to improve productivity in crops

Luis Gabriel Cortés, CEO at SINAPSSIA (Spain)

15:10-15:30Coffee Break
15:30-17:00B2B speed matchmaking and networking
19:00-21:00Dinner and round table discussion (invitation only)


12 July 2019

9:00-10:30Visit to Life Sciences Center
10:30-10:45Coffee break
10:45-12:00Visit to Center for Physical Sciences and Technology
12:00-13:30 Lunch
13:30-15:00Visit to National Paying Agency

The event is funded by the project “Promotion and Development of Innovation Networking (InoLink)”. The project is coordinated by Agency for Science, Innovation and Technology and implemented together with Lithuanian Innovation Center (LIC) and is funded by the European Fund for Regional Development. InoLink project aims to encourage companies to merge into clusters, to increase cluster maturity, to promote their growth and international collaboration.


Registration