Agriculture for Life, Life for Agriculture

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This TR event will take place during the International Conference “Agriculture for  Life - Life  for  Agriculture" - edition 2017

June 9, 2017, 09:00 - 14:00

FIFIM (Facultatea de Îmbunătățiri Funciare şi Ingineria Mediului) Building, 1st  Floor, The Boardroom, University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Bucharest, Bulevardul Mărăşti Nr. 59, Sector 1, Bucharest

Map Location: www.fifim.ro/contact-fifim

Registration form is available here:https://goo.gl/forms/sWQchyhYn214vvZ92

Participation in the event is free. There is limited number of seats – registration is needed.

The event will be held in English.



The participants:

TRS will gather representatives of:

a)     Business - manufacturers of agricultural machinery, equipment suppliers for farm navigation, etc.,

b)     Education - Professors, PhD's students working in agriculture domain (not strictly with precise agriculture),

c)     Research (professionals) - highly qualified specialists in design of GNSS based solutions from European research centres) - we have a good contacts and we can invite them,

d)     Farmers (representatives of producer groups) which are using / or they want to use in the future GNSS solutions in their work.



09:00 – 9:30

Registration & Coffee

09:30 – 9:40

Welcome and introduction

09:40 – 10:00

Introduction to the e-KnoT project and Technology Road Show – Karol Brzostowski, Astri Polska [www.astripolska.pl] (e-KnoT project representative)

10:00 – 10:20

Keynote - Alina Hriscu, European GNSS Agency (GSA) [www.gsa.europa.eu]

10:20 – 10:40

Challenges and advantages in using GNSS technologies in agriculture – Vantage Balkans [www.vantage-ro.com], Romania (industry representative)

10:40 – 11:00

High quality GNSS as an enabler of advanced precision agriculture applications- Prof. Fabio Dovis, Politecnico di Torino [www.polito.it],Italy (research representative)

11:00 – 11:20

Use of GNSS on agricultural machinery - Dr Thomas Engel, John Deere GmbH & Co. KG [www.johndeere.de], Germany (industry representative)

11:20 – 11:50

Networking / Coffee Break

11:50 – 12:10

CAP support services based on Earth Observation time series, Cristian Flueraru, TERRASIGNA [www.terrasigna.com], Romania (industry representative)

12:10 – 12:30

Direct geo-referencing of aerial images using a GNSS/IMU/SENSOR System in Precision Agriculture - Gabriel Popescu, USAMV Bucharest [www.usamv.ro], Romania (education representative)

12:30 – 12:50

Implementation of GNSS technologies in one integrated service combining soil analysis, variable rate application maps and crop monitoring program Vantage Balkans [www.vantage-ro.com],Romania (industry representative)

12:50 – 13:10

Agriculture from soil to satellite - Andrei Stoian, AgriSo [www.agriso.ro], Romania (industry representative)

13:10 – 13:20

Summary & Closing

13:20 – 15:00

Networking & Get-together / Lunch