The agriculture
of the future, today

August 9t, 2018

Forja Events Center, Córdoba

Innovation from

the soil to the cloud

In the framework of the XXVI Aapresid Congress,the First National Agtech Congress will be held. Itwill be the ideal environment to generate synergybetween farmers and agtech developers, promotingthe ideal climate to spread mutual growth.

For years Aapresid has been a generator ofinnovation and in each of its Congresses it hasgiven space to proposals that tend to makeproduction systems more sustainable.

The XXVI Aapresid Congress is a new opportunityto access the most innovative farmers community inthe country, sponsoring the vanguard of the field.5000 assistants11000 online viewersLive broadcast+300 journalists




online viewers

live broadcast

+ 300



10:00 to 11:00

Biotechnology: redifining thelimits of agroindustry

G. Von Maltzahn Indigo

Benson Hill

F. Trucco Bioceres

11:00 to 11:30

Coffe Break

11:30 to 12:30

Agro businessin the
Blockchain era

M. Hagelstrom IBM

L. Macias GrainChain Inc.

12:30 to 13:30

Technological Ecosystems

A. Magenheim Ag Tech Insight

P. de Laperouse

HighQuest Partners

Mariel Sabra BID

L. Burwood-Taylor AgFunderNews

13:30 to 16:00

Lunch and break

16:00 to 17:00

Agriculture machinery
and artificial intelligence

M. Bragachini INTA

L. O. da Fonseca IBM


August 9th



Plenary room

09:00 to 10:00

Why AgTech? Business and opportunities
M. Mayer Min. de Producción
de la Nación

S. Friedman Univ. Jerusalem

T. Peña Yield Lab.

"AgTech´s adoption in Argentina" meeting, at room Algarrobo. Thursday, August 9, 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
(access only with prior invitation).

When farmers look at the cloud, theyare not always looking for rain

It is a public-private initiative to share the potentialof AgTech in Argentina with local and internationalactors.

Oriented to generate new business, show the workof the entrepreneur ecosystem, the impact ofinnovation on productivity through theimplementation of new technologies and create aspace to connect demands with solutions to solvethe challenges of agriculture. There will be forums,panels and networking meetings.

Agtechs are part of the strategy of farmers and arealso of vital importance to take advantage of theconditions that our country offers

• We export 60% of the production and we are the1st exporter of soybean meal and oil in the world.•

• Knowledge-based services are the 2nd exporting complex. 4 of the 6 unicorns of Latin America are from Argentina.•

• We are defining the new regulatory framework for the activity. Entrepreneurs Law, SME Law,Biotechnology Law, Software Law and Plan 111thousand.

• We have an Ecosystem that empowers entrepreneurs and SMEs to achieve the reconversion of the field and the economy.

Artificial Intelligence · Blockchain Robotics · Nanotechnology

Big data · Apps · Internet of things and more

This Congress will be an ideal occasion for farmers and agtechs developers,together with the invited international referents, to work on the challenges posed bythe development agenda of the agrotechnology sector:

In the framework of

In the event there will be an exclusive B2C room (Bussines to Consumer). Through aCongress Progresive Web App, visitors can create their profile and book meetingswith other participants of the event.

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