Activities in 2010
- Keynote at
Agricontrol2010 meeting in Kyoto, Japan, 6-8 December.
conference (FutureFarm, agriXchange and CAPIGI) 24-26 Nov in Bonn.
- November in Greece.
- 13 Oct FP7 Cognition real world robotics info day, Kings College
'Strategic developments of
agricultural robotics' presentation.
- 11th October Agricultural robotics presentation to IAgrE
Ampthill, Beds, UK.
- September in Greece.
- September 3-8 Sept
Robotics 2010 & Ag Eng in Clermont-Ferrand, France
- Coordinating the AgBots bid to ICT-AGRI
- 19th May to 26th June in Greece
- April 11th visiting PARC at KSU, Saudi Arabia
- Coordinating the CHAMELEON bid to FP7
- The KSU Precision Agriculture
Research Centre has a new web page
- Keynote paper at the SmartAgro2010 conference in Seinšjoki,
Finland 24th March.
- GrowBotsII meeting on 2nd -3rd March in Thessaloniki
- 18 Feb talk at Tekirdag university, Turkey
- In Greece 5th Feb until 13th March
- FutureFarm meeting on 2nd-3rd Feb in Prague
Activities in 2009
- 10 Nov-1 Dec. In Greece
- 5th Nov. Presentation to the Sino-German
conference in Stuttgart
- 28-29 Oct. Talk to the
HGCA research conference
- 19-23 Oct. Nova short course on
Biosystems Instrumentation in Copenhagen.
- 9 Oct.
Awarded the Ying Ding Chair at South China Agricultural
- 4-16 Oct visiting SCAU in Guangzhou and CAU
Beijing in China for the
- 9 Sept
Green Robot day Odense, Denmark.
- 2 - 24 Sept in Greece
- 22 July GrowBots proposal submitted to
Brussels. 22 partners from 10 countries
- 19 July.
- 9th July. FutureFarm and GrowBots meetings at WUR.
- 6-8th July. ECPA/EFITA/ECPLF (JIAC
2009) conference and the
Field robot event held at WUR, the Netherlands
- 4th-21st June. University of Thessaly, Greece
- 11th May. FP7-NMP-2009-LARGE-3 Stage2 meeting in Brussels
- 25 April- 9th May. University of Thessaly, Greece
- 8th April. Approval of Stage1 for the GrowBots proposal
- 1st April. Giving evidence to the
all party parliamentary group on agriculture and food for
- 23 - 29 March. Invited speaker at Agrophysical Institute of the Russian Academy of
Agricultural Sciences, St. Petersburg, Russia.
- 23 Feb-13 March. Working in Volos, Greece.
- 17 Feb. Submitted GrowBots consortium bid to NMP Automation and
robotics call. 25 partners!
- 29 Jan. Changed ISP and servers for UniBots and FutureFarm.
There still might be some problems....
- 27-30 Jan. FutureFarm meeting in Rome
- Pictures from Chile (and
- Jan 09. I will be attending the Fruitic 2009 conference in Chile. (Brochure, Presentation)
Activities in 2008
- 26 Nov 08. Professional Engineering magazine
- 23 Nov 08. In Greece for two weeks
- 23 Oct 08. Leave for China to teach at CAU in Beijing and attend
the workshop of Agricultural Machine Automated Navigation, South
China Agricultural University, Guangzhou,P R China, November 3 to 4
- 22 Oct 08. Setting up AgroBots consortium for EU call
NMP2009-4.3.4-1 at the AET meeting in Brussels.
- 21 Oct 08. Interview on BBC radio 4.
- 21 Oct 08. FutureFarm Stakeholder meeting in Brussels
- 14 Sept 08. TOMI robot runs for the first time!
- 26th August 08. Have a look at the
Field Robot summer school at SDU in Denmark.
- 20th August 08.
www.precisionpays.com published my comments on FutureFarm and
robotics from the 9ICPA. The soundtrack can also be found
- 17th August
www.precisionpays.com published my comments on the future of
agricultural robotics or it can be found
- 5th Aug 08. My keynote speech at 9ICPA can be found at
presentation with the