Photonics is becoming a major technology in the agri-food industry.
So, in the framework of the European projects NEXTPHO21 and EPRISE, Photonics France and Photonics Bretagne co-organize a business meeting «Photonics 4 Agri-Food» the 13th march, at the CFIA (largest «Tech for agri-food» exhibition in France) in Rennes (Brittany, France).
The aim of this event is to initate new collaboration between the big players of the agri-food sector and the photonics providers (in optical sensors, scanning, imaging, lasers and lighting) to solve together the challenges of the industry in production and quality control : Food safety, raw material control, Packaging, conditioning and preservation, Real-time process monitoring.
AGENDA (Photonics 4 Agri-Food):
From 9 : 30 – Registration / Welcome coffee
10 : 00-10 : 20 – Welcoming words and Introduction to understand issues of the sector
10 : 20-12 : 10 – Agri-food end-users needs : Nestlé, Groupe d’Aucy,Wageningen university & research, Groupe Roullier, CTCPA
12: 10-12 : 30 – Pitches from photonics providers : IDIL Fibres Optiques…
13 : 00-14 : 30 – Networking lunch
14 : 30-18 : 00 – BtoB meeting / “Innovation galery tour”: guided presentation of the demonstrators exhibited on the pavillon “Usine Agro du Futur” (Food Factory of the Future).
FREE ATTENDING !
Places for Photonics 4 Agri-Food are limited (60 attendees) and registration is mandatory (until 11th March)