Smart Farming
Innovation Brokers

fostering the digital innovation hubs approach to increase modern farming potential

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Smart Farming Innovation Brokers Project Objectives

The project wants to mind the gap between farming industry and the digital and smart techs, and to open a way to a new digital and technology innovation-oriented training method in the farming industry by combining the “Innovation Broker” EIP approach in the farming sector with the current efforts put in place by the EU with the “Digital Innovation Hubs” initiative.

minding the gap between current AGRIFOOD industry digitization trends and the digital & smart technology era at European level
opening a way to a digital and technology innovation-oriented training for farming advisory in order to build a new profile of DIH AGRIFOOD FACILITATOR
combining the “Innovation Brokering” EIP approach with “Digital Innovation Hubs” policy through a new AGRIFOOD COOPERATION PLATFORM

Target Groups

Owners, Managers, operations and technical staff of SMEs of the farming sector

Cluster & Technical Service and Coaching staff, Thematic Business Consultants, Trainers of Cluster & Sectorial Organizations

Technical Service and Coaching Staff, Consultants of Technology Parks, Business Development Centres, Digital Innovation Hubs

Policy officers, Technical staff involved in defining innovation and training strategies, policies & action plans of Economic Development Bodies

Directors, Teaching staff, Learners & students, Phds of VET and Higher Education institutions

How Does It Works

The Agrifood Cooperation Platform provides visibility to use cases and digital farming services offered in Europe through an accessible, online catalogue.

The Agrifood Cooperation Platform helps farmers, end-users and innovation brokers, to immediately identify and connect with the most relevant solution providers, best practices, living labs and DIHs.

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