Virtual company tour of SMART agriculture attracts Japanese interest On 22 June 2021, the East Netherlands


On 22 June 2021, the East Netherlands Enchancment Agency arranged with the Embassy of The dominion of the Netherlands in Japan, the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO), and Wageningen College & Evaluation (WUR) An internet-based mostly event “Robotics & AI for knowledge-pushed horticulture and agriculture” as An factor of the digital TeamNL Tokyo Expo ‘Rangaku Now’. Roughly 600 individuals from Japan and the Netherlands signed up for this event.

The digital company tour was a Adjust to-As a lot As a Outcome of the digitalization mission in February 2021 by displaying utilized and future utilized sciences Inside the greenhouse and open area manufacturing. A Quantity of corporations confirmed On the digital company tour their options and talked about On the Papendal studio future developments in a vigorous dialogue.

Key-enabling utilized sciences of robotics and anticipated developments have been talked about Inside The primary An factor of This method. ISO Group confirmed an event of (regular) Japanese robots (Denso) performing horticultural operations. Audio system from OnePlanet and Demcon talked about the (know-how) developments that now make robotization potential.

In the second An factor of This method, indoor developments in greenhouse horticulture have been talked about, Notably, AI and Robotics enabling the autonomous greenhouse. Fascinating circumstances from Wageningen College & Evaluation, KeyGene, Type Technologies (Hortilogics), Hoogendoorn Progress Administration have been launched. Based on specialists, It is going to take 3-5 years earlier than robots Shall be launched and 10-15 years earlier than the greenhouse Shall be autonomous.

Huge curiosity from the enterprise
Contemplating The big curiosity On this matter from Dutch and Japanese enterprise, Oost NL will arrange A sensible agriculture commerce mission to Japan collectively with matchmaking for a choose group of corporations. As properly as, RVO will arrange an innovation mission to Japan So as to discover and stimulate R&D collaboration and velocity up improvements Inside The sector of AI and Robotics in greenhouses and open area agriculture.

Each missions Shall be coordinated And arranged Together with the Embassy of The dominion of the Netherlands in Japan.

For extra information:
Ministry of agriculture, nature and meals extreme quality of the Netherlands