IMaR centre manager Dr. John Barry will be speaking at this exciting event which aims to explore and demystify today’s and tomorrow’s AgriTech research and look at why the future of global AgriTech resides in industry.
The webinar which is being organised by it@cork will give a snapshot of the different AgriTech research organisations and projects currently under way and explore how your tech business can build links to research. We will also look at why technology and agriculture need to be intertwined to ensure the long term sustainable future of global agriculture.
The event which is funded by Cork County Council, supported by AgriTech Ireland, will be officially opened by Cllr. Gillian Coughlan, Mayor of the County of Cork and chaired by Edmond Harty former CEO of Dairymaster
Expert speakers include:
- Dr John Barry, Manager at IMaR Technology Gateway (MTU Kerry)
- Donagh Berry, Senior Principal Investigator at Teagasc
- Hazel Peavoy, Senior Strategic Business Partner in Agriculture at Walton Institute
- Alan O’ Riordan, Research Fellow at Tyndall
Chair: Prof. Edmond Harty