AgriFuture Days from 24-26 June 2016 June 2016
AgriFuture Days returns in 2016. Visitors will be inspired by keynotes about stakeholder cooperation, technology integration and education for the topic “ICT in agriculture”. Also under the aspect “No smart city without smart rural areas”. Furthermore, interesting possibilities for a cooperation with expert partners around the globe will be introduced at the conference. The conference will take place in Villach, Austria, from the 22nd until the 24th of June 2016.
The AgriFuture Days 2016 offer the possibility to showcase technologies, products, innovations, services and methods for the farming- and forestry community to applicable innovations. The conference is an opportunity for exhibitors to meet key decision makers from practices, governments, and organizations. Around 50 presentations and a large number of attendees from all over the world are expected.
SMART RURAL AREA for SMART CITIES
In the light of rapid growth of urbanisation world-wide, the development of the rural area lacks behind the development of smart cities. The conference will discuss how ICT can contribute to the future of agriculture for large farms as well as for smallholder farmers. Furthermore it will also look at the framework which is necessary to integrate all chain partners from production to marketability of rural products and support education.