CHANDIGARH,24.06.20-Confederation of Indian Industry, in partnership with Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Government of India, is organizing its first Virtual Conference & Exhibition on New Innovation and Digital Technologies for Smart, Safe & Sustainable AgricultureIntelAgri, on 26-27 June 2020 on HIVE – CII’s virtual platform. More than 500 delegates from India, including farmers, FPOs, KVKs, Research Institutes, Agricultural Universities, Central & State Government officials, Industry members are expected to attend the event.

Mr Sanjay Agarwal, Secretary-Agriculture, Government of India has confirmed to be the Chief Guest and would be addressing the Inaugural Session of the Conference scheduled from 1000-1115 hrs on 26 June.

This event would be a platform to collaborate, discuss, invest and explore disruptions in the Indian agri space and network with leading agri-food technology corporations, start-ups, investors, academia and Government. The event would witness deliberation by more than 30 eminent experts on adoption of global technologies & innovations in agriculture sector, sharing their deep understanding through 5 focused panel discussions as:

The 1st panel discussion; Application of New Innovations & Digital Technologies to empower small farmers to be held on 26 June from 1130-1230 hrs will deliver on opportunities & challenges in adoption of sustainable crop protection & digital technologies in India

2nd panel discussion; Establishing New Network of Technology Enablers for New Solutions to be held on 26 June from 1245-1345 hrs will deliberate on critical aspects that would define the future roadmap for the agri & food industry.

The 3rd panel discussion to be held on day 2, 27 June from 1000-1100 hrs shall have a dialogue about Disruptive Technologies to Stimulate Exports of Food Products from India.

4th and the penultimate panel discussion; Technology for Assessment of Productivity & Quality Standards of agri produce to be held on 27 June from 1115-1215 hrs shall have deliberations about adoption of new technologies that will help India to maintain the quality and balance the productivity.

The final and the 5th panel discussion; Emerging FinTech for Integrating Agri-value Chain to be held on 27 June from 1230-1330 hrs will have conversations focused around the role of Startups to align finance and agri technology for the farmers.

The event will also showcase 13 Interactive Virtual Stalls to showcase the next & the best digital technologies & innovations in: Ariel Imagery; Automated Irrigation; Aggregation & Market Linkages; Certification & Traceability; Dairy & Livestock Management; Data Driven Advisory; Data driven Agritech Solutions for Startups; Remote Sensing; Smart Warehouse; Soil Mapping, Agri Biotech, Crop Nutrition & Crop Protection; Farm Mechanisation; Agri Finance; Agri Supply Chain Management.

You may like to visit the website: CII IntelAgri 2020

Some of India’s solution providers like Coromandel, Crystal Crop Protection Ltd, Dayal Group, FarmERP Smart Platform, Infosys, Samunnati, SourceTrace & Microsoft have contributed to the success of the event.