Thu, Jun 18, 2020 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM CEST

This webinar presents an overview of current EU (H2020) research in the Agri Tech space, mainly focusing on the 2 new recently funded large scale pilot projects; ATLAS and DEMETER. Presenters will delve into the research and pilots within both projects focusing on 3 key elements: Technology, Multi-Actor Ecosystem and Challenges and Future Directions.


10:00am ‘Introduction & Welcome’ – Joel Bacquet, EU Commission DG Connect & Doris Marquardt, EU Commission DG Agri
10:15am ‘Introduction to ATLAS and DEMETER’, Stefan Rilling (Fraunhofer/ATLAS) & Kevin Doolin (TSSG/DEMETER)


10:30am ‘The DEMETER Reference Architecture’ Ioanna Roussaki, ICCS
10:45am ‘Implementing the DEMETER reference architecture’ Thanasis Poulakidas, INTRASOFT Intl
11:00am ‘ATLAS Interoperability Reference Architecture’ Volker Zippel, Claas
11:15am ‘Standardisation Approaches’ Arne Berre, Sintef

11:30am Break

Multi Actor Eco System

11:45am ‘Multi-actor approach in DEMETER and ATLAS’ Anja Linnemann & Stefan Rilling, Fraunhofer
12:00pm ‘Technology adoption in an agri context’ Grainne Dilleen, TSSG
12:15pm ‘Technology adoption from a farmer’s perspective’ Peter Fröhlich, AgriCircle
12:30pm ‘Piloting Activities 1: Livestock behaviour analysis using image recognition’ Marc Hofmann, Fraunhofer IAIS
12:45pm ‘Piloting Activities 2: Transparent farm to fork supply chain – pilot’ Senka Gajinov, DNET & Tomo Popovic, University of Donja Gorica
13:00pm ‘Czech Farm Cluster- MAA approach’ Karel Charvat, Lesprojekt

13:15pm Lunch

Challenges & Future Directions

14:15pm ‘Driving Collaboration – Open DEI activities’ Marianna Faraldi (Tecnalimenti)
14:30pm ‘Overview of Cascade Funding opportunities’

– DEMETER: Miguel Gonçalves, F6S
– ATLAS: Tamara Naydenova, AZO
– SmartAgriHubs: Harald Sundmaeker, ATB
– AgRoboFood: Staša Stojkov Rošić, BioSense Institute

15:00pm Q&A and Close