Agenda

Thursday, October 31st 2019

The Challenge

The Challenge is a pitching event and preopening to the AgriBusiness Forum, for the food & agtech scaleups being participants to the Masterclass. It focuses on bringing such SMEs into the radar of agrifood industry representatives also promoting innovative products and business value propositions to the public, the delegates and the media.

16:00 - 17:00

Registrations | Serres Chamber of Commerce

Your conference badge or a valid registration pass to the forum, or a personal invitation should be presented at the entrance.

17:00 - 20:00

AgriFood Scaleups Innovation Challenge

Serres Chamber of Commerce, Main conference hall

20:30 - 22:30

Networking reception

By invitation or conference badge or a valid registration only

Friday, November 1st 2019

AgriBusiness Forum Day-1:

The 1st day of the conference focus on boosting innovation and dynamically debating the near-future of the production, processing and distribution of sustainable, profitable and value-added agrifood products, topics to be introduced by the greatest exponents of Greek, European & International agriculture.

2019 headline: The Future of Agriculture in the Digital Era

08:00 - 09:00

Registrations | Elpida Resort & Spa Hotel

09:00 - 09:45

Opening Remarks

09:45 - 11:15

Session 1 | Precision Agriculture

11:15 - 11:45

Break

11:45 - 13:15

Session 2 | Smart livestock farming

13:15 - 14:15

Lunch Break

14:15 - 15:45

Session 3 | Financial Instruments for smart agribusiness

15:45 - 16:00

Break

16:00 - 17:30

Session 4 | New Technologies & AgriLogistics

17:30 - 19:00

Session 5 | Eco-Tourism a major driver for inclusive growth at local societies

19:00 - 21:00

Networking Reception

For conference delegates only

Saturday, November 2nd 2019

AgriBusiness Forum Day-2:

The 2nd day of the conference focus on closing the gap between Academia-Research and Business industries and providing perspectives for the European, regional and national developmental policies for safe, healthy and sustainable agrifood systems in Greece and beyond. Conference is concluded by an experiential field visit trip at Lake Kerkini.

08:00 - 09:00

Registrations | Elpida Resort & Spa Hotel

09:00 - 09:30

Opening remarks

09:30 - 11:00

Session 6 | Policies and perspectives for the near future agriculture in the EU, the Balkans & Greece

11:00 - 11:30

Break

11:30 - 13:00

Session 7 | Academia-Research-Businesses synergies, a driving force for sustainable & profitable agrifood systems

13:00 - 13:15

Conference conclusions

13:30 - 17:30

Field Visit trip at lake Kerkini

Lake Kerkini in Serres is one of the most important wetlands in Europe and home of the largest water buffalo colony in Greece. You many see the detailed program online clicking at Media/Media Kit

17:30

Return to Serres. End of AgriBusiness Forum 2019

Remarks

  • AgriBusiness Forum official language is Greek with simultaneous translation to English
  • Agenda is subject to changes/modifications at anytime