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Mr. Klaus Ferk

| Sales Director Asia, Australia and New Zealand Röhren- und Pumpenwerk Bauer Gesellschaft m.b.H., Austria Topic: “Water saving irrigation management and Smart Control systems from Bauer Group”   Mr. Klaus Ferk, Sales Director Asia, Australia and New Zealand Röhren- und Pumpenwerk Bauer Gesellschaft m.b.H., Austria

Asst. Prof. Dr. Siriwat Sakhonwasee

| PhD on plant biology, University of California Davis Topic: Upcoming Trends in Vertical Farming Asst. Prof. Dr. Siriwat Sakhonwasee, PhD on plant biology from University of California Davis in 2009. Lecturer and researcher in faculty of agricultural production at Maejo University, Chiang Mai, Thailand.   A new form of farming, called vertical farming, has emerged […]

Mag. Igor Dolinar

| Key Account manager, APV – Technische Produkte GmbH, Austria Topic: “The sustainable way of farming: Perspectives and machine solutions for Asia from APV”     Mag. Igor Dolinar. Key account manager at APV Technische Produkte GmbH, as well as area sales manager for Asia and Oceania. In sales of agricultural machinery I have more […]

Lasantha Wickremesooriya

| Chartered Marketer and Consultant Strategist, Association of Agriculture Machinery Manufacturers and Suppliers Association, Sri Lanka Topic: Agricultural Mechanization Leasing, Rural Finance and Investment Lasantha Wickremesooriya, Chartered Marketer and Strategist, is a Senior Fellow of the INSS, Ministry of Defense, Sri Lanka.He has served, both, in the export marketing of agricultural produce and agri- mechanization […]

Martin Gummert

| Senior Scientist, International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) Topic: Value chain upgrading from harvesting to markets for sustainable rice production   Martin Gummert is leading IRRI’s Mechanization and Postharvest Cluster and is coordinating the Postharvest Activity and the Value Chain Support Services Clusters of the Flagship Program 2, Upgrading of Rice Value Chains of the […]

Johannes Buschmeier

| Managing Director/ CEO, AFC Agriculture and Finance Consultants GmbH Topic: Crucial factors for financing investments in agricultural machinery and the impacts of subsidies Johannes Buschmeier is a multi-faceted leader and agricultural economist managing projects in agriculture, agribusiness, and financial sector development. He is currently the Project Manager and Managing Director of AFC Agriculture and […]

Dr. Ron Porat

| Head of Dept. of Postharvest Science of Fresh Produce at Agriculture Research Organization, The Volcani Center Topic: Harvesting and storage technology to increase yield quality Dr. Ron Porat is Head of the Institute of Postharvest and Food Science, ARO, The Volcani Center, Israel, and is a world leading expert on postharvest physiology and quality […]

Dr. Nobutaka Ito

| Ph.D in Agricultural Engineering Topic: ASIA FOOD PROJECT: How the Asian Agrifuture can be achieved   Nobutaka Ito, Ph.D in Agricultural Engineering, Visiting Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Chiang Mai University, Thailand Asian agriculture characterized by small scale, family labor and low income may be improved by the cooperation between Asia, […]

Dr. Michal Levy

| Senior Deputy Director-General of Agricultural Innovation, Israeli Ministry of Agriculture Topic: Boosting Agricultural Innovation Dr. Michal Levy is the Senior Deputy Director-General of Agricultural Innovation at the Israeli Ministry of Agriculture where she helps promote entrepreneurship and innovation in the Israeli Agtech industry. Dr. Levy helps developing the Israeli ecosystem by connecting all the […]