13 Dec, 2018 07:44 PM
EU-India session organised by FI-MEDIA held at ICT 2018 in Vienna
EU-India FI-MEDIA organised a networking session during the ICT 2018 event held during 4-6th December, 2018 in Vienna, Austria.
The networking session was entitled EU & India Clustering on IoT technologies for Smart Agriculture. The main purpose of the session was to kick-start the recruitment of EU and India stakeholders from research, industry, citizens, villages, etc. in order to participate in joint activities to build up an EU - India Centre of Cooperation in Smart Villages, including a number of interesting topics related to Smart Agriculture.
There were presenters from the EU Commission and researchers, innovators and industry from India and the EU working on leading edge "smart technologies" for agriculture, especially those that could be used to make villages "smart".
The background note and agenda can be found here. The session was held as a follow up to the successful FI-MEDIA Workshop on Smart Villages hosted at ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management (ABV-IIITM), Gwalior on 12-13th November, 2018.
A report of the networking session is currently being prepared.