Driving Innovation in Scottish Agri-Food

Agrimetrics invites you to “Driving Innovation in Scottish Agri-Food” on 24th May 2017, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm at the Highland Hall, Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston, Edinburgh, EH28 8NB. Come along to hear the latest developments in Scottish agri-food innova


Wed, 24 May 2017
(1 day)


Teresa Shutter




Royal Highland Centre
Highland Hall, Upper Foyer
EH28 8NB



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Professor Louise Heathwaite, Chief Scientific Adviser for Rural Affairs and Environment (CSA RAE) to the Scottish Government will open the day, followed by former NFUS President Nigel Miller and Graham Young, Industry Development Director from Scotland Food and Drink who will highlight the issues affecting the sector. Graeme Cook, Director of the Centre for Knowledge Exchange and Impact will discuss the benefits of collaboration.

The four new Agri-Tech Centres of Innovation in Agriculture will be introduced and case studies on Productivity in the Farms of the Future; Food Safety and Security; and Innovation in the Agri-Food sector will be presented by: Agri-EPI Centre, Agrimetrics, Biomathematics & Statistics Scotland, Censis, IBioIC, The Rowett Institute, The James Hutton Institute, The Centre for Applied Crop Science, Catapult Satellite Applications, Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre, Innovate UK, CIEL, Moredun Research Institute, Interface, Food & Drink at SRUC

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