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Techweek TV : Automation in AgriTech - where to from here?

A year on, we revisit how the world will be fed in 2050. Look at meat alternatives and the use of robotics in food production and farming.

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Peter Wren-Hilton of Agritech New Zealand leads the discussion as we revisit how to feed the world in 2050. This session addresses how both the use of robotics and meat alternatives will be needed to feed population growth.

A chance to hear a balanced and constructive conversation, the panel features sector experts from all sides. Tune in as they talk on automation in AgriTech, feeding the world, along with what innovation is happening globally and in Aotearoa.

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Friday 24 May
1:30pm - 1:55pm

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Alistair Scarfe

CTO / Director

Dr Alistair Scarfe grew up in agriculture where he developed a passion for using technology to improve farming. He has been developing agricultural robotic systems since 2008, including building the prototype autonomous kiwifruit harvester for his PhD thesis. Alistair is a founder of Robotics Plus and sits across Chief Technical Officer and company director roles, making him responsible for overseeing the execution of all of RPL’s projects.

Peter Wren-Hilton

Executive Director

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