Please join us at the Agri-EPI Stakeholder Day on June 27th 2018. The day provides an update on new developments in the industry and Agri-EPI Centre with presentations about cutting-edge research and new projects. It will be a valuable networking opportunity to build the Agri-EPI member community and stimulate new partnerships.
Sign up for the Member Pitch
For the first time, we introduce the ‘member pitch’ in the programme. You can sign up to give a 2-minute pitch to introduce your organisation to other Agri-EPI members and increase commercial collaboration. We close off the day with a guided tour, where you have the chance to be one of the first to view our state-of-the-art facilities on the campus of Cranfield University.
Please register for via Eventbrite.
10.00 REGISTRATION AND COFFEE
10.30 Welcome – Leon Terry, Agri-EPI Centre Director (Cranfield University)
10.40 Overview of recent developments at Agri-EPI Centre
Presentation by Dave Ross, CEO Agri-EPI Centre
11.00 Introduction to new Agri-EPI facilities on the Cranfield University campus
11.15 Innovate UK Funding opportunities
Presentation by David Telford, KTN
11.30 European Funding opportunities
Presentation by Ian Holmes, Innovate UK
11:45 Member pitches*
We would like to enable our members to introduce their organisation to all Agri-EPI members. There are 10 two-minute slots available to pitch your business (first come, first serve). Please mark your interest in the registration form.
12.10 Update on cutting-edge Precision Agriculture projects
– Precision Soil Mapping
– Hands Free Hectare
12.30 NETWORKING LUNCH
13.00 Member pitches*
We would like to enable our members to introduce their organisation to all the Agri-EPI members. There are 10 two-minute slots available to pitch your business (first come, first serve). Please mark your interest in the registration form.
13.25 Update on cutting-edge Precision Agriculture projects
– International projects in New Zealand, Paraguay and China
– Satellite Farms Network update
14.00 Tour of Agri-EPI Centre facilities
A guided tour along state-of-the-art agri-tech facilities, such as the glasshouse vehicle, mobile sensor equipment, the instrumented farms for data collection, the post-harvest storage facilities and the agri-informatics data hub.
15.20 Closing remarks and networking
If you need any further information, please email us via firstname.lastname@example.org . We very much appreciate your involvement in the event and look forward to seeing you on 27 June 2018.
*Registration for the member pitches is on a first come, first serve basis. In case you miss out on a business pitch opportunity, there will be a leaflet drop off area available at the venue. Feel free to bring your marketing collateral (let us know if you are interested in this via email@example.com).