NovelFarm Digital Preview

While waiting for the physical trade show scheduled for June 9th and 10th, 2021 – NovelFarm Restart Edition, a live streaming meeting will be held on March 25th to showcase the state of the art in the agritech, indoor and soilless farming and its developments in terms of investments, research and technologies.

An event that aims to lay the foundations for an economic and productive restart together with the stakeholders of the supply chain.

Indoor farming, soilless and trends in agritechMarch 25th, 2021 | 14.30 – 17.00 | Live streaming on ZoomParticipation is free


Fabio Gallo, Linea Blu Host

Welcoming institutional speeches
Renato Pujatti, President, Pordenone Fiere
Stefano Zannier, Assessor of the agricultural, forestry, fishing and mountain resources, Region Friuli Venezia Giulia
Giordano Emo Capodilista, Vice President, Confagricoltura

CEA Census 2020: Continued optimism for our industry, even in the pandemic
David Ceaser, Lead Agronomist, Agritecture Consulting

Keynote: Biofactories in vertical farms to produce vaccines
Linda Avesani, Professor, Università di Verona

Digital innovation for indoor farming in Italy
Maria Pavesi, Researcher, Smart AgriFood Observatory of the Politecnico di Milano and University of Brescia

The Global State of Food tech report
Noa Segre, Corporate Transformation Senior Strategist, Envisioner, Talent Garden

The state of research in vertical farming
Michele Butturini, Researcher, Wageningen University

Round Table Discussion
Mattia Accorsi, Light Biologist, C-LED
Mark Horler, Chairman, UK Urban Agritech
Luca Travaglini, Co-founder and Co-CEO, Planet Farms
Pierluigi Giuliani, Co-founder and CEO, Agricola Moderna

AlgaeFarm Presentation

Microalgae cultivation and market in Italy: the situation
Alberto Bertucco, President, AISAM – Italian Association for the Study and the Applications of Microalgae

Microalgae: global market and biomass uses
Liliana Rodolfi, Professor, University of Firenze

AlgaeFarm project
Lucia Prosdocimo, Project Manager AlgaeFarm, Pordenone Fiere

On this occasion the new project AlgaeFarm will be presented.

The morning will focus on discussing the impact of the pandemic on the aquaculture sector. More information at the link.