09:30 - 10:00
Registration and welcome coffee
10:00 - 10:20
Opening ceremony & welcome notes

Host

Marija Ćeklić
Editor/journalist

Speakers

Ivana Popović
State Secretary at the Serbian Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management

Brooke Isham
USAID Serbia Mission Director

Dennis Kaiser
Head of Economic Unit at German Embassy Belgrade

Jasminka Varnalieva
Project director, USAID Economic Development, Governance and Enterprise Growth Project (EDGE)

10:20 - 10:50
Introductory lecture

Perspectives of Digitalization in Agriculture – Serbia and Western Balkans

Speaker

Vladimir Crnojević
BioSense Institute, Serbia

10:50 - 11:00
Regional Agricultural Knowledge & Innovation System

Speaker

Boban Ilić
Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in SEE

11:00 - 11:50
Panel 1

Driving Digitalization of the Agricultural Industry: Role of Science, Research, and donor-funded projects

Moderator

Marija Ćeklić
Editor/journalist

Speakers

Dr Aleksandar Rodić
Mihajlo Pupin Institute, Serbia

Milan Šipka
Faculty of Agriculture, University of Banja Luka, BiH

Ph.D Đorđe Grujčić
Smart village Knežica, BiH

11:50 - 12:10
Coffee break
12:10 - 13:10
Panel 2

Digital Farm Management Solutions for Enhanced Advisory, Traceability, and Production Certification Across Large Grower Networks

Moderator

Aleksandar Pavlović
Big Small Business project,
Serbia

Speakers

Aleksandar Vratonjić Gligorijević
TeleGroup, Serbia

Antonija Šoštarić
Agrivi, Croatia

Senka Gajinov
DunavNet, Serbia

13:10 - 13:40
Optimizing Farming Operations with AgFutura

A Case Study of Precision Farming and Data-Driven Advisory Services in North Macedonia

Speaker

Blagoja Mukanov
AgFutura Technologies,
North Macedonia

13:40 - 14:00
AgTech Supercluster

A model for accelerated development of the AgTech industry in Serbia

Speakers

Milica Trajković
BioSense Institute, Serbia

Miloš Pajić
Faculty of Agriculture, University of Belgrade, Serbia

14:00 - 15:00
Lunch
15:00 - 15:30
Unlocking Business Opportunities with Needl by Wabel

A Lecture on FMCG Sourcing and Exporting Platform

Speaker

Melih Tekin
WABEL, France

15:30 - 16:30
Panel 3

Increasing Success in the Digital Landscape: Maximizing B2C Growth through Online Knowledge Exchange and e-Commerce

Moderator

Slaviša Jovanović
GIZ

Speakers

Vedran Stapić
Agro Klub, Croatia

Ana Nešić
Small-scale food producers, Serbia

Petar Ninić
AgroManager, BiH

Vojislav Vlahović
Beobašta, Serbia

16:30 - 18:00
Networking at the Exhibition Space, Cocktail