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Africa

Moderator: Mr. Rafi Nevo, Head of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Kibbutz Industries Association 15:10-15:30: Keynote: Mr. Ran Maidan, President & CEO, Netafim 15:30-16:10: Panel:  The Future is now: Transformations in Agriculture Happening in Africa Moderator: Ms. Wendy Singer, Executive Director, Start-Up Nation Central Ms. Winifred Ngangure Kabega, Head of Investment Promotion and Facilitation, Rwanda Development Board (RDB)/Mr. Emmanuel [...]

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Global Projects

Moderator: Mr. Zvi Herman, Executive Director, LR Group 15:10-15:35: Keynote: Prof. Dr. Bekir Erol AK, Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Horticulture, Turkey - The impact of Atatürk Dam on horticultural and field crops at southeast anatolian region 15:35-16:00: Keynote: Mr. Frank DiBello, CEO and President of Space Florida Corporation - Discovery science from space towards [...]

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Protected Cultivation and Plant Protection

Moderator: Dr. Arnon Dag, Senior Researcher, ARO, Volcani Center 13:00-13:30: Keynote: Prof. Dani Shtienberg, Deputy Director for Strategic Development, ARO, Volcani Center - Management of bacterial canker of tomatoes grown under net in semi-arid conditions 13:30-13:50: Prof. Avital Bechar, Senior Researcher, ARO, Volcani Center - Robotics for precision agriculture tasks in protected crops 13:50-14:10: Ms. Alona [...]

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Family & Smallholders Farming

Moderator: Dr. Ruti From-Arica, Director of the Planning Authority, Israel Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development 13:00-13:30: Keynote: Dr. Shoshan Haran, Founder & General Manager, Fair Planet - Fair Planet – Bridging the Seed Gap 13:30-13:50: Ms. Tammy Erann Soussan, Head of the French Division in MATC, MASHAV- Technical Innovation for Poverty Alleviation: The TIPA [...]

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Smallholders Farming Combating the Desert

MASHAV Special Session Part 2: Marking 60 Years of MASHAV – Israel's Agency for International Development Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Moderator: Amb. Yuval Fuchs, Deputy Head of MASHAV, MFA Q&A with Experts: Dr. Shoshan Haran, Founder & General Manager, Fair Planet Ms. Tammy Erann Soussan, Head of the French Division in MATC, MASHAV Dr. Ram [...]

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Agriculture and Food Policies in Arid and Semi-Arid Countries

MASHAV Special Session Part 1: Marking 60 Years of MASHAV – Israel's Agency for International Development Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Moderator: Amb. Gil Haskel, Head of MASHAV, MFA Ministerial Round Table - Challenges and solutions in agricultural and food policies in arid and semi-arid areas Q&A with Experts: Dr. Alon Ben-Gal, Senior Researcher, ARO, [...]

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Public Policy

Moderator & Chairperson: Dr. Uri Yermiyahu, President, Agritech Conference 09:30-10:00: Ms. Monique Barbut, Head of UNCCD (United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification)    

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