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Review: Future Farming Theatre at GFIA Europe

The recent Future Farming Theatre at GFIA Europe, in the Netherlands, was a great success. Did you miss it? Not to worry! Watch the video.


  • One of the keynotes at the Agtech Leaders Summit at the GFIA Europe was given by Mr Robbie Schingler, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer at Planet.  Photo: Koos Groenewold

    One of the keynotes at the Agtech Leaders Summit at the GFIA Europe was given by Mr Robbie Schingler, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer at Planet. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • The well attended Agtech Leaders Summit at the GFIA Europe attracted visitors from all over the world.  Photo: Koos Groenewold

    The well attended Agtech Leaders Summit at the GFIA Europe attracted visitors from all over the world. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Prof. Louise O Fresco, President of the Executive Board, Wageningen UR gave a keynote address at the Agtech Leaders Summit at the GFIA Europe.  Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Prof. Louise O Fresco, President of the Executive Board, Wageningen UR gave a keynote address at the Agtech Leaders Summit at the GFIA Europe. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Full house at the Agtech Leaders Summit at the GFIA Europe.  Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Full house at the Agtech Leaders Summit at the GFIA Europe. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Adam Anders, Managing Partner at Anterra Capital, speaking at the Agtech Leaders Summit at the GFIA Europe. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Adam Anders, Managing Partner at Anterra Capital, speaking at the Agtech Leaders Summit at the GFIA Europe. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • André Laperrière, Executive Director, Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN). Photo: Koos Groenewold

    André Laperrière, Executive Director, Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN). Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Dr Aalt Dijkhuizen, President, Dutch Top Sector Agri&Food in the Netherlands.  Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Dr Aalt Dijkhuizen, President, Dutch Top Sector Agri&Food in the Netherlands. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Wiebe Draijer, Chairman of the Rabobank Executive Board, the Netherlands. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Wiebe Draijer, Chairman of the Rabobank Executive Board, the Netherlands. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Liam Condon, President of Crop Science Division, Bayer AG. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Liam Condon, President of Crop Science Division, Bayer AG. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • The Robotics and the Internet of Things session at the Agtech Leaders Summit, moderated by Proagrica editors.  Photo: Koos Groenewold

    The Robotics and the Internet of Things session at the Agtech Leaders Summit, moderated by Proagrica editors. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Jacco van der Wekken, CEO at Delphy spoke in the Robotics and the Internet of Things session about practical usage of data and models to optimize crop growth. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Jacco van der Wekken, CEO at Delphy spoke in the Robotics and the Internet of Things session about practical usage of data and models to optimize crop growth. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Jürgen Vangeyte, Agricultural Engineer, ILVO (Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research) spoke in the Robotics and the Internet of Things session about IoT driven farming. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Jürgen Vangeyte, Agricultural Engineer, ILVO (Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research) spoke in the Robotics and the Internet of Things session about IoT driven farming. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • The Big Data and intellectual property session at the Agtech Leaders Summit, moderated by Proagrica editors. Krijn Poppe from Wageningen UR updated the audience about big Data and intellectual property. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    The Big Data and intellectual property session at the Agtech Leaders Summit, moderated by Proagrica editors. Krijn Poppe from Wageningen UR updated the audience about big Data and intellectual property. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Nick Evans, managing director F4F went on to delve deeper into the practical application of suing big data. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Nick Evans, managing director F4F went on to delve deeper into the practical application of suing big data. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Janneke Hadders, CEO of Dacom (left) and Sara Menker, CEO of Gro Intelligence are ready to take questions from the audience at the Big Data and intellectual property session. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Janneke Hadders, CEO of Dacom (left) and Sara Menker, CEO of Gro Intelligence are ready to take questions from the audience at the Big Data and intellectual property session. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • The Farmers Panel session at the Agtech Leaders Summit, moderated by Proagrica editors included Jacob van den Borne, (precision) potato farmer, Carlos Piñeiro, CEO of PigChamp Pro Europa and Tim Gibson. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    The Farmers Panel session at the Agtech Leaders Summit, moderated by Proagrica editors included Jacob van den Borne, (precision) potato farmer, Carlos Piñeiro, CEO of PigChamp Pro Europa and Tim Gibson. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Carlos Piñeiro presented his views and experiences on biosecurity driven swine production. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Carlos Piñeiro presented his views and experiences on biosecurity driven swine production. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Next to the Agtech Leaders Summit, the GFIA Europe also has an exhibition, where people can get in contact with new companies and innovations, a Future Farming theatre and innovation theatre. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Next to the Agtech Leaders Summit, the GFIA Europe also has an exhibition, where people can get in contact with new companies and innovations, a Future Farming theatre and innovation theatre. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Proagrica was present with a big booth at the exhibition floors. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Proagrica was present with a big booth at the exhibition floors. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Attendees could experience the urban crop systems from Green Crop Solutions. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Attendees could experience the urban crop systems from Green Crop Solutions. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • The BOM group, for innovative greenhouse solutions. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    The BOM group, for innovative greenhouse solutions. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • People browsing the booths. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    People browsing the booths. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • People browsing the booths. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    People browsing the booths. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • People browsing the booths. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    People browsing the booths. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • The Proagrica Future Farming Theatre hosted 5 sessions over 2 days on pigs, poultry, dairy, horticulture and crop farming. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    The Proagrica Future Farming Theatre hosted 5 sessions over 2 days on pigs, poultry, dairy, horticulture and crop farming. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Geert Hekkert, Proagrica media editor (chief editor Boerderij) hosted the crop farming session. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Geert Hekkert, Proagrica media editor (chief editor Boerderij) hosted the crop farming session. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Sjaak Wolfert from Wageningen UR updated the theatre audience on big data and smart farming. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Sjaak Wolfert from Wageningen UR updated the theatre audience on big data and smart farming. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • How to use data to optimise agribusiness and food chains was the title of the talk of Jérémie Wainstain, CEO The Green Data. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    How to use data to optimise agribusiness and food chains was the title of the talk of Jérémie Wainstain, CEO The Green Data. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • In the horticulture session, Dr. Marc Kreuger, Global Head of Innovation at Here, There and Everywhere presented Tthe future of farming – emancipation of the plant. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    In the horticulture session, Dr. Marc Kreuger, Global Head of Innovation at Here, There and Everywhere presented Tthe future of farming – emancipation of the plant. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • WatchitGrow® for the future of the Belgian Potato Chain was the title of Romain Cools, Business Development Remote Sensing at VITO. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    WatchitGrow® for the future of the Belgian Potato Chain was the title of Romain Cools, Business Development Remote Sensing at VITO. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Full house at all the session in the Proagrica Future Farming Theatre. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Full house at all the session in the Proagrica Future Farming Theatre. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Vincent ter Beek, editor Pig Progres, hosted the future farming pig session. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Vincent ter Beek, editor Pig Progres, hosted the future farming pig session. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Jürgen Vangeyte, Agricultural Engineer, ILVO (Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research) spoke about early warning systems for disease detection in pigs. Second speaker in this session was Bart Teuwen, Advisor at DLV MAS. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Jürgen Vangeyte, Agricultural Engineer, ILVO (Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research) spoke about early warning systems for disease detection in pigs. Second speaker in this session was Bart Teuwen, Advisor at DLV MAS. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Fabian Brockotter, editor Poultry World introduces the speakers at the Future Farming Poultry session. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Fabian Brockotter, editor Poultry World introduces the speakers at the Future Farming Poultry session. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Sergio Guerra, Manager of Technical Systems at Aviagen talked about data-driven decisions over the intuition approach. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Sergio Guerra, Manager of Technical Systems at Aviagen talked about data-driven decisions over the intuition approach. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Daren Suntych, CEO and founder at Xiant Technologies talked about innovative lighting systems for poultry. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Daren Suntych, CEO and founder at Xiant Technologies talked about innovative lighting systems for poultry. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Can poultry houses be ventilated by solar powered ventilation systems. Certinaly! Jens Dybdahl, Managing Direcor at DACS A/S explained how it works. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Can poultry houses be ventilated by solar powered ventilation systems. Certinaly! Jens Dybdahl, Managing Direcor at DACS A/S explained how it works. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Taking young stock rearing to the next generation. Siert-Jan Boersema, veterinarian at Jongveecoach presented new inisghts in the Future Farming Dairy session. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Taking young stock rearing to the next generation. Siert-Jan Boersema, veterinarian at Jongveecoach presented new inisghts in the Future Farming Dairy session. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Vivi M. Thorup, Data analyst at IceRobotics delved deeper into precision livestock farming for dairy and the role of sensors. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Vivi M. Thorup, Data analyst at IceRobotics delved deeper into precision livestock farming for dairy and the role of sensors. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • Henk Hogeveen from Wageningen UR explained the economic side of using sensors on a dairy farm. Photo: Koos Groenewold

    Henk Hogeveen from Wageningen UR explained the economic side of using sensors on a dairy farm. Photo: Koos Groenewold

  • This year’s first edition of GFIA Europe was a huge success, hope to meet and match next year in Utrecht, the Netherlands again! Photo: Koos Groenewold

    This year’s first edition of GFIA Europe was a huge success, hope to meet and match next year in Utrecht, the Netherlands again! Photo: Koos Groenewold

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