GreenTech Summit Programme announced
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GreenTech Summit Programme announced

Author: GreenTech
Thursday, 30 April 2015

With little over a month to go before the GreenTech Summit welcomes an international audience, the speaker programme for this event in Amsterdam RAI has been announced. Some 20+ leading industry professionals have agreed to share experiences and inspire delegates from around the world at this prominent business-to-business event. GreenTech 2015 will be held on Tuesday June 9, 2015 in the second week of June when The Netherlands presents a range of international horticulture events. Traditionally a week not to be missed by growers from around the globe.

The impressive programme makes clear that this is an event not to be missed by growers and investors from around the world. Moreover, the Summit is a highly interactive event and will provide genuine opportunities to look into the future on issues facing the industry.

Some 20 speakers will come from the ranks of people renowned throughout the sector with three dynamic keynotes:

  • Sustainable development for a prosperous future by Mr. André Kuipers – Medical doctor, Astronaut and Ambassador of Planet Earth
  • Disruptive technology and horticulture 2030 by Mr. Richard van Hooijdonk – Trendwatcher
  • The future of crops by Mr. Joseph Simcox – Botanical Explorer and Food Plant Ecologist

The breakout sessions focus on three themes: Changing the game, Growing Markets and Reducing Resources.The full programme of the GreenTech Summit is available here »

Meanwhile, in addition to accumulating a wealth of knowledge and playing a role in shaping the future of the sector, delegates can also enjoy a couple of days in the beautiful city of Amsterdam. The RAI Convention Centre is only a short distance from the city centre and its many museums, cultural highlights and fine restaurants. There are also of course the famous canals to enjoy, which is why GreenTech has arranged a unique canal cruise dinner event.

30 sponsors
GreenTech Summit is supported by 30 sponsors.
The Silver Sponsors are:
Royal Brinkman | Codema Systems Group | Dalsem | Grodan | Hoogendoorn Growth
Management | Koppert Biological Systems | Svensson | Priva | Van der Hoeven Horticultural
Projects | Vostermans Ventilation
The Bronze Sponsors:
Alumat Zeeman | BDO | Boal Systems | Caterpillar | Van Dijk
Heating | Ellegaard | Gakon | Gavita | Jiffy Products International | Klasmann Deilmann | Lock
Drivers | Modiform | MWM Benelux | PB Techniek | Richel | Ridder-Hortimax | Saint Gobain Cultilène |
Technokas | Van der Valk Systems | VB Group Ÿ

General information
On Tuesday 9 June 2015, speakers and delegates from around the world will gather in the Amsterdam RAI Convention Centre for the first GreenTech Summit. This exclusive conference for industry leaders and influencers in the horticulture industry will discuss the theme: 'What's next for Green Horticulture?'.


About GreenTech
GreenTech is the global meeting place for all professionals involved in horticulture technology. GreenTech focuses on the early stages of the horticulture chain and production issues relevant to growers. The GreenTech Summit will be held on 9 June 2015. The next GreenTech trade show will take place 14-15-16 June 2016. Both events are organized by and take place at Amsterdam RAI Convention Centre.