Agri-Tech Week 2018: Above, Below and Around
STEM Building, University of Essex, Colchester, CO4 3SQ
6 November, 2018
University of Essex will be launching a new Plant Science Innovation Centre and showcasing its new £11.8 million STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) building in this Agri-Tech Week event.
With the theme “Above, Below and Around” it will be featuring talks and demonstrations focused on drones, agricultural robotics, plant health, soil health and a lot of other exciting research.
12.00 Start: Lunch, arrivals and networking
13.00 Welcome: Professor Christine Raines
13.05 Plant health: Professor Tracy Lawson
13.35 Soil health: Dr Alex Dumbrell
14.05 Break: Demos, networking, drinks and nibbles
14.55 Wilkin & Sons’ (Tiptree) presentation: Andrey Ivanov
15.05 Robotics for agriculture: Dr Vishuu Mohan
15.35 Geocurve’s presentation: Gary Nel, Geocurve
15.50 Closing remarks: Dr Kirstie Cochrane, EIRA Director
16.05 Networking: Demos, drinks and nibbles
For more information please contact: [email protected]
To register: http://bit.ly/2PPtcbu
3 BASIS Points are available for attendees.