New developments of Agriculture and Agriculture 4.0

New developments of Agriculture and Agriculture 4.0

New developments of Agriculture and Agriculture 4.0

Agriculture, Food and Horticulture are key sectors throughout in wold, accounting for a substantial share of the region’s GDP and employing an important part of the workforce. With the increasing populations, climate change, rising level of urbanisation and workforce challenges due to rural depopulation in most of the countries, there is an urgent need for innovative solutions for the agriculture sector.

Currently, the agriculture sector is undergoing digital transformation with huge potential to producers and the consumers. Introduction of digital agriculture, industrialisation and mechanisation of production processes, connectivity and data management are now set to unleash the next revolution in the history of agriculture and farming. Utilising smart Information Technologies, Smart Drones, Machine Learning and other advanced technologies and crucially networking these assets enables more efficient use of resources, results in higher yield and production, increase efficiency and productivity and answers to the new environment.

This special session in conference is set to provide an interactive platform to discuss the opportunities offered by disruptive digital technologies to increase productivity, and access to services and markets in the agricultural sector. This will be an unparalleled meeting place for decision-makers, plantation and farms managers, digital leaders, and other business professionals to share knowledge and experience in optimising the agricultural farming process in the age of technology.