About AgriBusiness Forum 2021
Covid-19 pandemic has revealed severe shortcomings on globalized (agrifood) supply chains raising questions from globalization to security, safety, risk management and resilience of farm-to-fork chains. AgriBusiness Forum 2021 focuses on addressing these challenges, enhancing “green” & “digital” transition, and appraising climate change impact, in line with CAP2021-2027 & EU Recovery Fund strategy. Under the global and national emerging trends & constraints, including the “One Health approach”, AgriBusiness Forum sets an inclusive platform for shaping robust, comprehensive & coherent dialogue towards viable, sustainable, traceable & resilient agrifood systems in Greece and the World.
AgriBusiness Forum 4th international edition is held in Athens-Greece, on 6-7/10/2021, highlighting “Food & Farming systems’ green and digital transition”; spanning across 9 high caliber sessions, 45 focal areas, and 50 speakers from Greece and the world. The conference will be held with the physical participation of speakers and delegates, representing leading businesses, financial services, innovative farmers, policy makers, research and academia. ABF2021 will be also offered online, with reduced registration fees.
AgriBusiness Forum is committed to advancing knowledge for the digitization & digital transformation of the agrifood value chain from seed to fork; and pivotal platform at boosting innovation and integrating partnerships towards viable, sustainable, traceable and resilient agrifood systems in Greece and beyond. It spans across number of top-tier networking & learning activities, including conferences, summits, masterclasses and AgriFood Traction Tours in Europe; while maintains cooperation with distinctive national, regional and international bodies & organizations.
Director, Strategy, Simplification & Policy Analysis, DG Agriculture & Rural Development, European Commission
Wednesday, October 6th 2021
Chapter-1: The future of agrifood systems in view of the outcomes from the United Nation’s Food Systems Summit 2021
Programming partner: Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Chapter-2: Enabling Women entrepreneurship in agribusiness to build smart economies
Programming partner: UN WOMEN
Vice President, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Chapter-3: Food Security & Safety in the digital world: regulation, frauds detection & monitoring tools
Chapter-4: The novel state of CAP 2021-2027 and the “Green Deal”
Chapter-5: Agritourism, Rural development, Mediterranean diet, Local products
Professor Emeritus, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens School of Medicine
Thursday, October 7th 2021
Chapter-6: Smart farming, processing & circular economy: Precision agriculture, Α.Ι., sustainable biorefineries
Chapter-7: Financial instruments for efficient & sustainable agribusiness
Chapter-8: Agriculture in view of synergies: the Dutch triple helix model
Programming partner: EMBASSY OF THE NETHERLANDS