Agrifood Workshop

Agriculture & Food

Foodtech Brainport, ZLTO, BOM, REWIN, FME jointly run an innovation project where the Agrifood Industry and Photonics Industry will meet and discuss the specific smart automation needs from the Agrifood sector. 

During the Photonics Applications Week they will organize an expert event to structure the project on image acquisition and image processing. 

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SAVE THE DATE: Photonics Applications Week 2019, 30 Sept – 4 Oct

SAVE THE DATE: the next edition will take place from 30 September to 4 October 2019 in the Brainport Region (Eindhoven / Helmond, The Netherlands).

Unlike other photonics events Phapps Week is all about practice, not theory. During the workshops, exhibitions, lectures, networking events, debates and hackathons you get first-hand experience and insight into how the fast growing field of photonics can benefit your business and industry.

Phapps Week focuses on the following 8 application areas: Health Care | IoT & Autonomous Systems | IT & Telecom | Agri & Food | Manufacturing & Industry 4.0 | Aerospace & Military | Consumer Electronics & Lighting | System Integration /Integrated Photonics/Human Resources/Finance

Network with business peers and photonics experts to learn how your company can stay ahead of the innovation curve. Exchange your market demand with professionals from the photonics industry and see how they can help you, instead of the other way around!

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3 October, Workshop Agro-Tech & Photonics

Photonics is becoming a major player in farming. The Southern Agriculture and Horticulture Organization (ZLTO) will organise a session. Nederlandstalig / Dutch spoken. At Food Tech Brainport in Helmond, we help SMEs and larger SMEs to turn technology into money: technology used in the processing of plant waste, the extension of shelf life, and the separation of raw materials and/or waste streams. By doing so, we bring the best in food and technology (from the High Tech and Chemical industries, for instance) together.

3 October, Workshop Food & Photonics at Food Tech Brainport

Photonics is becoming a major player in the Food industry. Nederlandstalig / Dutch spoken. At Food Tech Brainport in Helmond, we help SMEs and larger SMEs to turn technology into money: technology used in the processing of plant waste, the extension of shelf life, and the separation of raw materials and/or waste streams. By doing so, we bring the best in food and technology (from the High Tech and Chemical industries, for instance) together.

Photonics Applications Week welcomes Marcel van Haren, FME, as Advisory Board member for Agri-Food Industry

Photonics Applications Week welcomes Marcel van Haren, Cluster Manager Agri & Food, FME, as Advisory Board member for Agri-Food Industry

About Marcel van Haren
Marcel van Haren works as clustermanager Agri & Food at FME, the Dutch association for entrepreneurs in the technology industry. In the cluster over 15 organisations cooperate to accelerate the innovation in the field of machines, technology and ICT for the agri & food sector. Besides his primary role of clustermanager Marcel is also director of GMV, the association of machinebuilders for foodprocessing, and NAFTC, the export platform for Agri & Food solutions, having offices in China, India, Vietnam and Turkey. In 2013 Marcel van Haren, in his role at FME, was involved in the setup and start of the Postharvest Network, driven by a strong believe that helping developing countries to prevent having large volumes of post harvest losses, is one of the biggest gains for having less foodwaste in the world. Continue reading “Photonics Applications Week welcomes Marcel van Haren, FME, as Advisory Board member for Agri-Food Industry”