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Thursday, 10 March 2022

GreenTech Amsterdam 2022: back and bigger than ever

Amsterdam, 10 March 2022 – From artificial intelligence, to robotics, 3D crop modeling and adaptive greenhouse design, this year’s GreenTech Amsterdam is set to be bigger than ever. Over 13,000 horticulture professionals from around the world will come together to contribute towards improving global health under the theme ‘Happy Food Healthy Flowers’. The global horticulture sector is excited to be back together in person to network, celebrate, and learn with around 90% of exhibitors already confirmed.

Taking place on 14-16 June at the RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre, visitors can expect to see:

1: An opportunity to meet at least 500 exhibitors, all front runners of the horticulture technology industry;
2: Country pavilions such as Canada, France, United Kingdom, Spain, Poland and the Netherlands;
3: Themed pavilions ie: Medicinal Cannabis, Vertical Farming, New: Artificial Intelligence (AI)/ Robotics, including the Robot Arena. In these pavilions, the providers of the latest technological solutions for these sectors come together;
4: More than 100 knowledge sessions in four theatres, namely:

  • Vision Theatre: ‘Happy Food Healthy Flowers’,
  • Crops Theatre: Vegetables, soft fruits, flowers, herbs and new crops’,
  • Technology Theatre: ‘Water, energy and automation solutions’,
  • Vertical & Indoor Farming & Medicinal Cannabis Theatre: ‘Latest trends and developments on vertical farming and medicinal cannabis’.

Highlighted topics (and many more to come):

  • Feeding & Greening the City;
  • 3D crop modelling;
  • Determine the flavor of vegetables without tasting;
  • Next steps in energy saving;
  • Adaptive Greenhouse Design (low-mid-high tech).

5: Side events, such as:

  • The GreenTech Innovation Awards 2022;
  • International Grower of the Year (AIPH);
  • The Ladies Circle event (TLC);

And much more, such as ‘Cannabis Greenhouse experience’, ‘Innovation LAB’, and ‘Start-up pavilion’.

Enthusiasm from the sector
GreenTech already received a lot of support from the industry. Check out the long list of companies here who will be exhibiting at the show.

Mariska Dreschler, Director of Horticulture, GreenTech Global: “If you want to know how the current world of horticulture technology looks like, a visit to GreenTech Amsterdam is a must. Exchange knowledge is the utmost powerful way to do business and co-create on the world’s most urgent energy and food solutions. We, as a team, are very proud to set up the 5th edition of GreenTech Amsterdam in its full format and we look forward to meet all our friends from over the world in person again. We are grateful for the support of our community.’’

The GreenTech Innovation Awards
One of the most important drivers of the industry are innovations. Every year, GreenTech is the platform where the global horticulture sector exhibits its latest technologies. The deadline for submission is 15 April. Every entry will be assessed by an expert jury. The winners in the categories ‘Innovation’ and ‘Concept’ will be announced during the official opening of GreenTech Amsterdam, on Tuesday 14 June.

Free registration for GreenTech Amsterdam until 6 June
Visitors can register free of charge on www.greentech.nl. Between 6 - 13 June, visitors pay the registration fee of €69.99 including VAT per person. At the door during the show on 14, 15 and 16 June, the fee will be €99.99.