Opening slide of farmB’s business proposal that received an award in the competitive part of the program.
Commemorative photo of awardees and participants.
For their business proposal presentation on the final day of pilot program "Accelerator program for start-up enterprises in the agriculture between China and the countries of Central and Eastern Europe" organized in Sofia, Bulgaria 🇧🇬 by the ”Association for the Promotion of Agricultural Cooperation Between China and the Central and Eastern European countries” (APACCCEEC), received farmB, spin-off of CERTH an award.
farmB's business proposal was about the strategic plan for developing a user base of the farmB’s farm information management and data analysis systems, adapted to the local requirements, practices and conditions as well as for developing a network of partners in the Chinese and Center and Eastern European market, following the already successful penetration in the Southern European market, while simultaneously establishing and operating dynamic prototype application laboratories.
The aim of the program was to support innovative products and services, attract new entrepreneurs, exchange knowledge and enhance competitiveness among APACCCEEC member countries in the field of agriculture. The areas of interest covered a wide range of the agricultural sector, such as innovative solutions in agriculture, implementation of GIS systems, sustainable agriculture and organic products, circular economy.
Forty-five (45) startups from fifteen (15) different countries participated in the program and during the week, the participants had the opportunity to meet, work and collaborate with mentors and lecturers from the academic and business circles from the central and Eastern Europe and China.