The horticultural sector is gearing up for transformation at an unprecedented pace. Against this backdrop, Horti Agri Next MEA 2023 (HAN MEA) is poised to emerge as a pivotal event within the Abu Dhabi Agriculture Food and Security Week. Scheduled for November 20-22, 2023, at the ADNEC Venue in Abu Dhabi, the event, co-located with the VIV worldwide, aims to revolutionize agriculture across the Middle East and Northern Africa by offering a platform for professionals, enthusiasts, and industry leaders to connect, learn, and thrive.
"The co-location of VIV MEA 2023 and HAN MEA 2023 offers a unique opportunity to explore the entire agribusiness industry's spectrum. These events emphasize the interconnectedness of animal production, precision farming, rural cultivation, and advanced horticultural techniques", the organizers say. "By showcasing how advancements in one sector can catalyze innovations across the entire food production supply chain, the two trade shows hold particular significance in a region striving to enhance food self-sufficiency."
Horti Agri Next MEA 2023
"The first edition of HAN MEA 2023 offers a unique opportunity for attendees to delve into the world of advanced horticulture. The event explores precision growing, smart irrigation, vertical farming, and more, fostering collaborative connections between researchers, growers, and technology providers to drive the horticultural industry forward", they add.
Both events feature speaker and expert programs. Industry thought leaders, researchers, and pioneers will share insights through seminars, workshops, and panel discussions. Speakers include Henry Gordon-Smith, CEO of Agritecture, moderating AgritectureXchange, a panel discussion series addressing agricultural hot topics in the region. Additionally, experts from Dutch Green House Delta, Hub Orange, and Wageningen University will provide invaluable insights.
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Lida Kokkini, Senior Marketing Manager