B2B matchmaking is the session designed for innovative and excellent products pitching and business discussion/negotiation in two afternoons as follows;
(a) 28 February 2017: Seed/ biocontrol/ biofertilizer
(b) 1 March 2017: Greenhouse technology/ control system & planting materials/ mechanization & equipment/ processing & value-added products.
The participants of this session would be manufacturers, traders, and buyers from Thailand, P.R. China and ASEAN.
Academic & Trade Exhibition Show
A comprehensive trade show and academic exhibition will run concurrently with the conference. Trade exhibition is a must for any company within the Agro-industry to increase awareness among the participants from upstream like seed and machinery to downstream like processed foods while academic exhibition will highlight on research collaboration, technology transfer and service from governmental agencies and universities to their alliances and communities e.g. rice varieties, germplasm, and royal development projects. All exhibition will showcase the latest agricultural development and products, including available technology. All refreshment breaks and the majority of social functions will be held in the exhibition hall.
(Registration fee not included)
Field Day: 3 – 7 March 2017
Venue: Chiangmai Field Crop Research Center, Nonghaan, Sansai, Chiangmai Province
Registration: Not inclusive with the conference registration
The event is the joint collaboration between 5 governmental agencies and 23 private companies to showcase the local and commercial varieties on vegetable and ornamental crops of Thailand e.g. chili, cucurbits, maize, marigold flower etc. in total area of around 2.5 hectares.
Visitors will also see greenhouse demonstration and agricultural equipment in the venue.