4 Oct 2018 - 5 Oct 2018 / Orléans, France

Agenda

The event agenda's time zone is CET.

Thu
4 Oct 2018
09:30 – 10:00
Adress

Centre d'Affaires Crédit Agricole ( Conference Center)

26 Rue de la Godde
45800 Saint-Jean-de-Braye

09:30 – 10:00
Welcome Coffee

Opening of the 8th PIC Meeting

Welcome by Yves Gidoin - President of Vegepolys

Plenary
10:00 – 11:00
"Get together session"

Presentation of clusters and their members

Plenary
11:00 – 11:30
Open Session Speech

Innovation through services for plant sector by Isabelle Jeanneau - Director of NEKOE cluster (http://nekoe.fr/)

Plenary
11:30 – 12:00
Success Stories

- DIVA - Boosting innovative Digitech Value chains for Agrofood, forestry and environment (H2020-INNOSUP-1-2017) by Agri Sud-Ouest Innovation

- AlpBioEco - Valorisation of innovative bio-economical potentials along bio-based food & botanical extract value chains in the Alpine Space (INTERREG Espace Alpin) by TERRALIA

- TRACK - Tracking opportunities to develop and strengthen data collection and big data in agri-food chain to increase competitivity of SMEs (COSME) by VEGEPOLYS

Plenary
12:00 – 12:30
Overview on the H2020 calls for opportunities for the next period

Vincent Massot - H2020 BIO National Contact Point

Héloïse Peschard - EEN Project officer

Plenary
12:30 – 13:45
Networking Lunch
Plenary
13:45 – 14:15
Project Ideas Forum

Present your innovative ideas / technologies / services and draw attention to future partners

Plenary
14:30 – 17:00
Workshop 1 - New Inputs for Plant Production


Coordinators

Yolaine Hily - Development Manager for Research & Innovation - VEGEPOLYS

Laurent Augier - Research and development Manager - Agri Sud-Ouest Innovation  

Speakers

Jean-Charles Michel - Associate Professor Growing Media & Soil Physics - Research Unit EPHOR Physical Environment of Horticultural Plants  

Other speakers to be confirmed

General topic

 

Which place and use of new inputs (biocontrol, biostimulation, growing media) in plant production?

Focus on their applications in urban farming and urban green spaces.

Ideas of projects to discuss between participants

 

- Presentation of the current research front on growing media and their links to biocontrol and biostimulation

- Exchange about the structure and ecosystem and activities of each participant 

Key-words

Prospective, alternative to pesticides,

Workshop
14:30 – 17:00
Workshop 2 - Digital Farming

Coordinators

Nicolas Nguyen The – European project manager - Agri Sud-Ouest Innovation

Aurélien Lepennetier – Project manager for Centre-Val de Loire - VEGEPOLYS

Speakers

Christophe Guizard – Deputy Director - Research Unit ITAP of IRSTEA, and Eranet ICT-Agri PCN

Raphaël Canals – Teacher-Researcher in Technologies for Information and Communication – Research Unit PRISME at University of Orléans

And presentations of companies using artificial intelligence and deep-learning for plant production

General topic

 

Which impact of artificial intelligence and deep-learning in plant sector and how to develop these technologies to European context?

Ideas of projects to discuss between participants

 

- Presentation of these technologies (artificial intelligence and deep learning) and their potential for plant production

- Exchange about the obstacles to be solved and ecosystem to built for a good development of these technologies

Key-words

Digital, Intelligence artificial, deep-learning, International, Perspectives, European project.

Workshop
14:30 – 17:00
Workshop 4 - Interclustering

Coordinators

Nicolas Fégeant - International Development Manager - VEGEPOLYS

Isabelle Guichard - International Development Inter clusters Manager - Agri Sud-Ouest Innovation

Speakers

Vincent Massot - European project manager - H2020 BIO National Contact Point

General topic

 

How enhance internationalization of our SMEs through interclustering and UE Toolbox?

Ideas of projects to discuss between participants

 

- Presentation of the call for projects dedicated to interclustering (INOSUP/COSME/INTERREG)

- Exchange about the structure and ecosystem of each cluster and the main activities they manage towards SME in the field of internationalization.

Key-words

UE ToolBox, Partnership, International, Perspectives, Cooperation.

It will be also an opportunity to optimize the functioning of the PIC network. According to participants the content of this workshop might be submitted to change. Please let us know about the topic or project ideas you wish to work on during this workshop.

Workshop
17:00 – 17:30
Plenary Session

Conclusion of the workshops

Plenary
19:30 – 23:00
Networking Cocktail Dinner

Hôtel Groslot

Fri
5 Oct 2018
09:10 – 10:25
Intro at 9h - BtoB Meetings (part 1 from 9H10 )

Meet potential partners for your project, Facilitate the set-up of H2020 project, Discuss business opportunities

Matchmaking
10:35 – 12:30
BtoB Meetings (part 2 - from 10h35)
Matchmaking
12:30 – 13:30
Networking Lunch
13:30 – 17:00
Visit 1 - Industry LAB (LAB'O) + CEES - INRA (European Soil Sample Conservatory - INRA)

Visit 1 : Industry LAB (LAB'O) + CEES - INRA

VISIT
13:30 – 17:00
Visit 2 - Phenofield platform of Arvalis

Visit 2: Phenofield® - high-throughput Phenotyping of ARVALIS-Institut du Végétal (See : Info Phenofield)

VISIT
The event agenda's time zone is CET.