INL will host the I HIBA Cross-Border Marathon “Digitalization in the agri-food sector”.

May 24, 2023

INL – International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory will host, on June 6 and 7, 2023, the I HIBA Cross-Border Marathon “Digitalization in the agri-food sector”. Over the course of a day and a half, representatives of the Spanish and Portuguese Ministries of Agriculture, European institutions, industry experts, and entrepreneurs will analyze the situation of the digitization of agriculture.

On Tuesday, June 6, the day starts with a seminar on European funds, addressing the different European open programs and funding followed by “HIBA Project: digitization of the agricultural sector for sustainable and business development”, a side event within the framework of the EU Green Week. This session will analyse the situation of agriculture in Europe, Spain and Portugal, entrepreneurship in the agricultural sector will be discussed, and the HIBA Startup Europe Awards will be presented, an initiative promoted by the European Commission. In the afternoon, the day will continue with a Brokerage Event for Cross-Border Cooperation and a speaker corner in which several stakeholders, companies and startups from Spain and Portugal will present their offers, demands and projects in order to identify business opportunities.

On Wednesday, June 7, the E-Learning Data platform, created within the framework of the HIBA project, will be the main actor. Attendees will be able to learn about the operation of this free tool for the acquisition of digital skills in the agricultural sector and resolve any doubts they may have.

The hybrid event is open to all those who want to know the situation of digital agriculture in Europe, Spain and Portugal, and identify business and collaboration opportunities in the field of Agri-food digitization. Join us!