Leibniz Research Alliance „Food and Nutrition”

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2019

Digital Technologies for Agri-Food Chains: High Potential - Critical Gaps

For the fourth time the Leibniz Research Alliance 'Food and Nutrition' was holding an expert panel discussion at the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture (GFFA), hosted by the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (Germany).

This year, jointly with our international partner OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development)  five invited experts discussed the role of digitalization across agri-food chains. The title of our session was 'Digital Technologies for Agri-Food Chains: High Potential - Critical Gaps'.

The panelists and organizers of the GFFA panel discussion (from left): Prof. Dr. Reiner Brunsch (LFV LE), Dr. Vera Tekken (LFV LE), Terry Martin (DW), Prof. Dr. Cornelia Weltzien (ATB), Sian Thomas (UK Food Standards Agency), Shivani Kannabhiran (OECD), Prof. Dr. Hermann Lotze-Campen (PIK), Diane Taillard (GS1) and Dr. Frank van Tongeren (OECD).

press release here

Impressions of the panel discussion

 

The Global Forum for Food and Agriculture (GFFA) took place under the title 'Agriculture Goes Digital – Smart Solutions for Future Farming' from 17.-19. January in Berlin 2019.

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