IICA NSW: THE FUTURE OF CONTROLLED AGRICULTURE ENVIRONMENTS

You're Invited: Engineering the Future of Agriculture! Join us for an exciting event where we highlight groundbreaking advancements in the world of agricultural engineering. Discover how innovation and technology are transforming the future of farming.

*Event Details:*
*Date: 27 June 2024
*Time: 9:00AM - 11:00AM
*Location: WESTERN SYDNEY UNIVERSITY, Hawkesbury Campus, Bourke St, Richmond, NSW 2753


*What to Expect:*

*Sydney University’s Multi-Million Dollar Greenhouse Project:*
Explore Sydney University's cutting-edge greenhouse project. This multi-million dollar facility is designed to foster revolutionary research in controlled-environment agriculture. Learn how this state-of-the-art greenhouse is optimising plant growth, resource use, and sustainability in farming.

*David Soo’s Schneider Electric Projects:*
Hear from renowned entrepreneur and innovator David Soo about his collaboration with Schneider Electric. Discover how their Automation Integrated Solutions are enhancing efficiency and sustainability in farming. Through advanced sensors, IoT devices, and data analytics, these solutions are set to transform agricultural practices, optimising resource use and improving crop yields.

*The Dome Project:*
Dive into David Soo's visionary Dome Project, an initiative in controlled-environment agriculture. These innovative dome structures provide optimal growing conditions year-round. Utilising advanced materials and bioscience techniques, the domes maximise sunlight, regulate temperature and humidity, and integrate sensors to monitor plant health. This project aims to increase food production sustainably and efficiently.

*Why Attend:*

- *Enhanced Efficiency*: Learn how automation and innovative designs lead to more efficient farming operations.
- *Sustainability*: Understand the importance of reducing water and energy consumption in agriculture.
- *Year-Round Production*: See how controlled environments allow for continuous crop production, enhancing food security.
- *Scalability*: Discover modular designs that enable easy expansion for farmers to grow their operations seamlessly.

Don't miss this opportunity to delve into the forefront of controlled-environment agriculture. Be inspired by visionaries, scientists, and technology shaping the future of farming. It's an exciting time to be in the field of agricultural engineering!

Complimentary for members and for non-members $30
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Any issues with registering, please email [email protected]

 
We look forward to seeing you there!

When
27/06/2024 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
E. Australia Standard Time
Where
WESTERN SYDNEY UNIVERSITY, Hawkesbury Campus Hawkesbury Campus, Bourke St Bourke St, Richmond, NSW 2753
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