Agri-Tech East Pollinator - Smart Farming: The ‘AI’m of Machine Learning in Agriculture
Can machines be taught to spot diseased crops and weeds and take action to solve the problem?
|Dates||20 Feb 2018 - This event is in the past.|
|Venue||Sainsbury Laboratory, Near Botanic Garden, 47 Bateman Street, CB2 1LR|
|Organiser name||Becky Dodds|
16.00 Coffee and registration
16.30 Chair’s Welcome and Introduction
Aaron Croucher, Engineer & Consultant at PA Consulting
16.40 “Next big things for AI in agriculture”
Matthew Smith, Scientist, Microsoft Research
17.00 “Applied Artificial Intelligence in Agriculture”
Karl Verhulst, Head of Solutions and Consulting, Advanced Technology Division, Fujitsu Global
17.20 “Automation through Grower-reprogrammable Robotics”
Matthew Howard, Lecturer in Informatics (Robotics), Kings College London;
17.40 title tbc
Nick Cross, Chairman, After The Flood (data agency) and Chairman, S W Cross & Son (Family farming business)
18.00 "AI from smart cities to smart farms"
John Lord, Sales Director, EU, Middle East and Africa, Iteris
18.30 Networking Reception
Agri-Tech East is an independent business-focused cluster organisation for the East of England. It is creating a global innovation hub, to improve the international competitiveness of plant and crop-based agriculture and catalyse economic growth.