On 22 June 2021, the East Netherlands Enchancment Agency (Oost NL) Collectively with with the Embassy of The dominion of the Netherlands in Japan, the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) and Wageningen College & Evaluation (WUR), arranged 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 halficipants from Japan and the Netherlands signed up for this event.
The recordings of the webinar and an after-film video Shall be out there on The subsequent hyperlinks: Webinar recordings (Japanese, English) and the After film (English with Japanese subtitles).
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 their options On the digital company tour and talked about future developments in a vigorous dialogue On the Papendal studio .
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 final half, specialists from Pixelfarming Robotics, Aurea Imaging, Steketee, Wageningen College & Evaluation and Kubota talked about the Smart developments in open-area agriculture. As in contrast with indoor manufacturing, there are extra challenges if the local climate, soil and illnesses are taken Beneath consideration. Smart tractors and Smart implementation of utilized sciences are future steps.
Contemplating The numerous curiosity On this matter from Dutch and Japanese enterprise, Oost NL will arrange A sensible agriculture commerce mission to Japan together 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 Collectively with the Embassy of The dominion of the Netherlands in Japan.
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