Syngenta is pleased to invite you to a ‘Science & Technology Innovation Showcase' event, focusing on the advanced technologies and services that will drive the future sustainability of farming in the UK and globally. Hosted at Syngenta's leading crop protection R&D site at Jealott's Hill in Berkshire, the event will explore practical advances in next-generation agricultural science and technologies, and Syngenta's collaborative approach to bringing these technologies to market. An Enterprise Zone will also feature some of the UK's most innovative new agri-technology and digital service startup businesses and organizations.
09.00 - 09.45: Audience Registration
09.45 - 10.30: Opening Address with keynote speakers: Guy Smith (NFU), Gary Mills-Thomas (Syngenta) and a representative of Her Majesty's Government (to be announced)
10.30 - 12.15: Syngenta Science & Technology Showcase Booths
Technology foresight in Syngenta
Precise product design & formulation
Precision application technology & hyperweeding
The future of biocontrols
Plant breeding innovation and hybrid wheat development
Open data & farm benchmarking scenario planning
12.15 - 1.15: Lunch and Networking
1.15 - 3.00: Agri-technology Enterprise Zone, featuring some of the UK's most innovative new agri-technology and digital service start-up businesses and organizations: including Agrimetrics, Small Robot Company, Agronomex, WeFarm, Ystumtec Ltd, Saturn Bioponics, Olombria, Fungi Alert and others tba.
There will be excellent networking and discussion opportunities throughout the day, plus an opportunity for a tour of the Jealott's Hill site and its advanced science facilities.
We look forward to meeting you there.
Luke Gibbs, Syngenta Head of Business Sustainability, UK & Ireland
Gary Mills Thomas, Syngenta Commercial Head, UK & Ireland