The 1st edition of this European event will provide a platform for a stimulating debate on innovation and digitisation in agriculture and rural areas.
AIS 2017 aims to:
- Promoting cross fertilization between multi-actor innovation initiatives, both under Rural Development Programmes and Horizon 2020.
- Raising awareness about innovation and digitisation opportunities for agriculture and rural economies and how these may be supported under on-going Rural Development Programmes.
- Providing input for EU innovation policies for agriculture and rural areas after 2020, following-up on Point 7 of the Cork 2.0 Declaration.
On October 10th, the EUROAGRI meeting, as a side event, will discuss about the vision to the EUROAGRI 2018 agenda.
EuroAgriFoodChain 2 aims to create a successful network that will strengthen the European agri-food industry. Its objective is to meet the needs of consumers and society, while reinforcing its competitiveness outside Europe.
For additional info please contact Eng. Joao Santos Silva