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International VDI Conference - Automation and Robotics in Agriculture

Automation and Robotics in Agriculture | Conference

The VDI Automation and Robotics in Agriculture conference is designed to provide you with an overview and update of the automation market and will look at the challenges, opportunities and developments in robotic technology that will affect the industry over the next years. In a series of interactive round tables and panel discussions you will have the opportunity to learn from your colleagues and peers. Discuss relevant case studies and expand your professional network at this integral event for professionals working with automation and robotics in agricultural applications.

Automation and robotics: a growth industry

Thanks to robotics technology, the agricultural industry has made substantial advancements in recent years. This is particularly the case in areas such as livestock, where up to a third of farmers rely on robot-supported systems. From automated cleaning and milking to quality control of milk, for example, robotics has become an integral part of the livestock industry.

There is still great potential for future growth and further adoption of automatic systems in agricultural production. For example, robot technology has only just broken ground in plant cultivation. But considering the options for automatic harvesting, weeding, cutting, sowing, spraying, sorting and packaging, it is clear that there is still a long way to go, with a great deal of opportunity along the way.

The VDI Automation and Robotics in Agriculture conference is the ideal event in which to discuss the current market situation as well as the potential for future opportunities. Find out about the benefits and challenges automation and robotics present and see which solutions can be deployed in your business. Get together with international colleagues and industry experts and learn from one another to further your own development.

Conference Key Topics

The VDI Automation and Robotics in Agriculture conference will cover the following topics, amongst others:

  • Automation market updates
  • Robot technology and solutions – present and future
  • Data management and farm management systems
  • Case studies and best practice examples, including: livestock, using drones and implementing robots
  • Technological benefits and disadvantages – tackling the challenges

Program

We are currently preparing the final program for you. You will soon be able to download it here.

Target audience

The VDI Automation and Robotics in Agriculture conference is ideal for professionals and management in OEMs and suppliers in the agricultural industry. Amongst others, this conference will be of interest to:

  • Agricultural machinery manufacturers and agricultural equipment suppliers
  • Robot manufacturers and developers with a focus on agriculture
  • Farm and industrial automation companies
  • Software developers and systems integrators
  • Agricultural sensor technology vendors
  • Mobile and field robot vendors (farming and livestock)
  • Robotics start-ups (Hardware and Software)
  • Agricultural robot research organizations
  • Agricultural business consultants
  • Government agencies
  • The investor community

Your expert for the VDI Conference

We are pleased to announce that Prof. Ole Green, CEO from Agrointelli, Denmark will be the conference chair and support the conference with his expertise.

Expand your network and broaden your horizons

This event can be booked together with the Sensors for Off-Highway Machines and HMI in Off-Highway Machines events, which will maximize your benefits and broaden your knowledge in the field. Furthermore, you can expand your professional network at an exclusive evening get-together as well as during the shared breaks, interactive sessions, and presentations.

If you have any questions or need further information please contact Dr.Maria Georgiou-Smith.

Are you interested in promoting your company and products at the VDI Automation and Robotics in Agriculture conference? Contact brockerhoffvdide for more details.

Book you ticket now

You’re interested in robotics and automation and how they will change the agricultural industry today and in the future? You’d like to find out about the challenges, opportunities and benefits inherent in implementing automation and robotics. Then book your space now at the VDI Automation and Robotics in Agriculture conference.

Registration

Eventnumber : 12KO901

International VDI Conference - Automation and Robotics in Agriculture

Berlin,

MERCURE Hotel MOA Berlin*

Stephanstr. 41,
10559 Berlin
+49 30/394043-0 to website

available

1.840,– € plus 19% VAT

Take advantage of the block of rooms we have reserved for guests at the event location. Please list VDI Wissensforum as a reference when making your hotel booking.

Eventnumber : 12KO901

International VDI Conference - Automation and Robotics in Agriculture

Take advantage of the block of rooms we have reserved for guests at the event location. Please list VDI Wissensforum as a reference when making your hotel booking.

Other hotel partners: Book hotel for Conference at HRS

In case of queries, you can reach us here

You can reach us at:

+49(0)2116214-201
+49(0)2116214-154
wissensforum@vdi.de

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