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AGRITECHX, Wednesday 6 September 2017

OPENING KEYNOTE PLENARY

09:10

Dyson & Singapore: Fostering technology innovation together

09:30

A digitally-enabled autonomous future: How technology will change the way we think and work

09:50

Making sense of the real use cases for emerging technology: What does the future hold?

10:10

Reserved for Title Sponsor

10:40

Speed Networking

11:00

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

THE FARM OF THE FUTURE

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11:30

How technology can improve farm productivity

•    What’s next after automation?
•    Balancing the costs and benefits of converting existing farms to next-generation farms
•    Modernising farms in developing economies- When labor is plentiful and affordable, is it necessary to upgrade your farms? 
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11:50

Modernising livestock management

•    Using technology to prevent overcrowding  issues related to raising livestock
•    Improving the yield of your farm without exposing crowded animals to diseases and polluting the environment
•    Case study: Fish farming
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12:10

Producing high quality fresh produce indoors: The Urban Farm

•    Overcoming challenges in setting up a greenhouse farming system
•    Indoor vs conventional farming: Understanding which setting best suits your needs
•    Case study: Building a sustainable, self-sufficient modern farm in an urban environment
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12:30

Maximising land usage with vertical farming

•    A new methodology for urban farming: How do you get started?
•    Strategies for ensuring uniform growth & high quality produce
•    After vertical farming, what’s next? 
12:50

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

ROBOTICS IN AGRICULTURE

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14:10

Using robotics help to improve rice yield

•    Reducing months of work to days with the help of an agribot 
•    Streamlining the labour-intensive transplanting and harvesting process in rice farming
•    Using durable robotics to help in plantation regardless of weather and terrain conditions
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14:30

The Robot Cowboy: Autonomous robotics to monitor and herd farm animals

•    Using robotics technology for remote livestock herding 
•    Frequent & effective remote herd monitoring 
•    Navigating bumpy terrain to help guiding herds away from potential hazard 
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14:50

Using robots in regenerative agriculture

•    Using sensors to maintain drip irrigation systems in holistic agriculture management
•    Building automated shades which can moderate sunlight radiation according to the weather 
•    Promoting indoor farming as an alternative to outdoor farming 

PRECISION AGRICULTURE

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15:10

Precision agriculture in Asia- A case study

•    How precision agriculture helps minimise waste whilst keeping growth uniformity 
•    New technology for navigating field conditions according to session changes and weather
•    Enabling real time monitoring of plant growth for site specific field preparation
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15:30

Improving productivity and animal welfare

•    Using sensors to monitor livestock activities, movements and health in real time
•    Using technology to provide for a better growing environment 
•    Improving breeding process by using motion sensors during the husbandry process 
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15:50

Precision nitrogen management

•    How precision nitrogen management helps to overcome problems in food and environmental security 
•    Using remote sensing, crop growth modelling to build sustainable agriculture
•    Strategies for testing on-farm conditions to support food and environment security and sustainable development
16:10

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

CLOSING KEYNOTE PLENARY

17:00

It all starts with data: How can you make yours work for you?

17:30

Blockchain: Disruptor, Enabler or All-talk-no-action?

18:00

Networking Drinks Reception

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AGRITECHX, Thursday 7 September 2017

OPENING KEYNOTE PLENARY

08:50

Chair’s opening remarks

09:00

Drone delivery: Will we see true commercial deployment?

09:40

Reserved for Platinum Sponsor

10:00

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

10:50

Roundtable Discussion Session

Now’s your chance to get really interactive, simply pick a table and join the debate. Each table will run for two iterations, giving you the chance to enjoy two roundtables.
12:20

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

GPS IN AGRICULTURE

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13:40

Perfecting autonomous farming with GPS

•    Embedding GPS signals and receivers to transform existing equipment into a fully autonomous farming system
•    Discovering how GPS embedded equipment helps to perform higher quality soil sampling and plant health assessments 
•    Integrating GPS with other technologies to assist in  making better farming decisions
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14:00

Simplifying tree planting with GPS-embedded drones

•    Building cooperative systems to map, deliver and distribute large quantities of seeds at pre-programmed GPS locations 
•    How drones can save cost and time in precision replanting and mapping
•    Case study: Planting a billion trees in a year with the help of drones
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14:20

Using GPS embedded equipment in precision farming

•    Discovering how GPS helps to reduce waste in farming
•    Ensuring uniformity and effectiveness in fertilisation and other chemical applications for healthier plant growth
•    Investigating alternative uses of GPS tools to help improve plant farming efficiency

DRONES IN AGRICULTURE

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14:40

Precision agriculture drones in Asia

•    Identifying regulatory challenges in using commercial drones for agriculture
•    Planning for success: What is the expertise required to effectively program and adopt agridrones in Asia? 
•    Exploring various failsafe measurements in case in case of rogue drone flightpath deviation
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15:00

Efficient highland farming with drones

•    Addressing the differences in requirements when using drones for highland farming 
•    Adjusting required sensors for altitude 
•    Pre-programming sense and avoid strategies to meet the requirements of less predictable landscapes
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15:20

Drone sheep dogs: Herding sheep with quadcopters

15:40

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

AI IN AGRICULTURE

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16:10

AI in Agriculture: Deep learning self-diagnostic farm manager

•    Building a collaborative system using sensors and robots to feed to an AI system 
•    Using deep learning systems to make decisions about your farm
•    Deploying robots to diagnose plants in need of nutrients and treatments
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16:30

Smart agriculture: AI in predicting disease outbreak

•    Monitoring crop conditions, such as water stress, nutrient condition and plant population 
•    Auto-analysing collected data to predict and prevent disease outbreak
•    Using automated irrigation system to prepare for different weather conditions
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16:50

Managing your farm with AI empowered smart phone apps

•    Designing a smart system to automatically detect drought patterns, tractors which monitor the plant health and automatically diagnose the problem
•    Using image recognition tools to perform auto fertilising, weeding and other process. 

Close of TECHX 2017

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