Countdown to the 2017 #CEMASummit! (afternoon plenary)

Thursday, 12 October, 2017


Bibliothèque Solvay, Parc Leopold, Rue Belliard 137, 1000 Brussels


14.00 – 14.10h

Welcome address by Richard Markwell, CEMA President

14.10 – 14.30h

Keynote Speech by Khalil Rouhana, Deputy Director General, DG CONNECT, European Commission



14.30 – 16.00h

Panel Debate I


Europe’s technology lead in agricultural machinery & Digital Farming: how can the EU & EU regulation help to drive forward innovation?


16.00 – 16.30h

Coffee break

16.30 – 16.50h

Keynote Speech by Carlo des Dorides, Executive Director of the European GNSS Agency (GSA)


16.30 – 18.00h

Panel Debate II


Digital Farming & the CAP after 2020: shaping the future of smart farming in Europe


19.00 – 20.00h

Cocktail Reception

20.00 – 22.00h

Gala Dinner

Full AGENDA & latest updates at: 

Confirmed speakers include: 

Further details & live updates at:, @CEMAagri, #CEMASummit