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Syngenta Science & Technology Showcase

  • Jealott's Hill International Research Centre Bracknell Berkshire RG42 6EY UK (map)

The Future of Sustainable Farming

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.

Agenda:

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

Earlier Event: November 6
Sustainable Landscapes Conference
Later Event: November 7
Sustainable Landscapes Conference