Innovation challenges and industry 4.0 technology solutions. A spotlight in the food system.

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Description

An online conference comprising of key insights delivered by leading actors of putting innovation into practice. During this conference addressed the challenges faced by our Food System, how technology is primed to provide radical solutions and how innovation training is helping de-risk the chance of failure. We also hear how research institutes and technology based start-ups have used deep-tech as a vector to provide innovate solutions for transforming the food system; and showcase how the agri-food sector is the up and coming star of the growing startup and venture capital ecosystem. Guest speakers include: • Professor Emma Flynn (R&E) • Mr Brian McCaul (R&E) • Dr Godfrey Gaston (ECITT) • Prof. Chris Elliott (IGFS) • Prof Simon Pearson • Prof Louise Manning • 2 investors in AgTech space and 3 startups
Period2021
Event typeConference
Degree of RecognitionNational