Once every three years, Israel hosts the Agritech exhibition, one of the world’s most important exhibitions in the field of agricultural technologies. Thanks to the groundbreaking innovation nature of Israeli agriculture, Agritech is one of the most important agricultural professional exhibitions in the world and the number of visitors, from around the world, reaches tens of thousands. Agritech Israel 2018, the 20th International Agricultural Technology Exhibition, will be held May 8 – 10 2018 at the Israel Trade Fairs and Convention Center in Tel Aviv.
Agritech Israel 2015 attracted 253 exhibitors from 58 countries, 250 exhibitors, 8,100 foreign visitors and 27,000 Israeli visitors. Agritech 2018 will focus on global warming, climate change, extreme weather phenomena, water deficiency and desertification, which present new challenges that require extensive and profound approaches and durable solutions for efficient farming on the edge of the desert. About 85% of Israel’s wastewater, including sewage, is being reclaimed, treated, purified and used in agriculture.
Building on the excellent reputation established in previous years, Agritech Israel offers exhibitors a winning mix of leading companies, senior executives and other industry experts, each seeking a varied combination of partners, investors, and professional services. Network with business development teams from universities, training institutes, R&D Laboratories, agriculture and plant associations and societies, as well as manufacturing agricultural devices companies.
With the world’s population expected to grow from 7 billion today to 9 billion by 2050, the need for improved agricultural productivity has never been greater. One of the most obvious ways to enhance productivity is through the stimulation of innovation in agricultural and food technologies. Innovation is prevalent in diverse fields of activity, from breeding new crop varieties to sustainable crop-protection and post-harvest technologies, livestock health, feed solutions, aquaculture, soil-less agriculture, and on to irrigation technologies and precision agriculture.
Join this exciting brainstorming event presenting the challenges and solutions facing the Agritech investment community and have the opportunity to get introduced to innovative Israeli entrepreneurs, local and international investors, strategic partners and government officials. Hear and learn about the new technological breakthroughs that the Israeli industry has to offer.