Head of Department of Knowledge Technologies

Prof. dr. Sašo Džeroski

09:25 – 09:45 The future of agricultureHow artificial intelligence is changing agriculture?

What will agriculture look like in 10, 20, 30  years? Based on current trends the future of agriculture is definately automation and technology. Experts are anticipating some major changes for the agriculture sector in order to follow and fullfil needs of rapidly growing world population.

To address  this pressing issues, agriculture requires new approaches, which can not only increase productivity but also ensure environmental protection and conservation of limited natural resources. And on the same time the techologies and solutions needs to become more affordable to ensure that they reaches more farmers  and agro companies.

What is the role of artificial intelligence in the future development of agriculture? What challenges can it solve? What opportunities and benefits does it bring to us? But what are the barriers of using artificial intelligence in agriculture?