Singapore, October 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Singapore’s first focused exhibition platform for emerging and established industry players in the region’s agri-food industry to launch, showcase and test innovations and solutions debuts this month. Agri Food Tech Expo Asia (AFTEA)), Constellar event with international partner DLG (German Agricultural Association), It will open on 26th October as a flagship event of Singapore International Agri-Food Week, taking place in Halls A and B of Sands Expo and Convention Centre.
According to the World Bank, agriculture is an important sector of the Southeast Asian economy, accounting for about 11% of ASEAN’s gross domestic product in 2020, so the shortage of farmland is increasing, and recent challenges such as climate change, supply chain disruptions, etc. are stepping back from the various challenges of Agricultural labor shortages caused by COVID-19 are having a major impact on agricultural production in the region.
“The need for collective action and expertise is becoming increasingly important to accelerate the pace of technology adoption and innovation in the region. AFTEA will play a vital role in catalyzing and facilitating these We look forward to connecting the local agri-food tech community because of the growing number of companies in the region,” said Jean-François Quentin, Group CEO of Constellar.
The first edition of AFTEA highlights knowledge sharing and technology solutions to address agricultural and food supply challenges, improve the quality, efficiency and yield of agricultural processes, and increase yields and sustainability. A delegate can expect over 200 exhibitors from over 15 countries, including: Canada, France, Germany, Indonesia, Israel, Malaysia, Korea, Singapore and the EnglandAFTEA will also host several global and regional launches of agritech solutions and innovations in the following segments:
Aquaculture: Seatbag’s next generation aqua feed and production system. Insect powered shrimp and fish bait by INSEACT. Seaweed farming with mobile technology by Sea Green. His IoT solution for integrated aquaculture by Rynan Technologies.
Food processing and packaging: Biodegradable PHBV polymer by Bio-Circular (Biotics). Processing systems for fish, meat, insects and vegetable proteins by Alfa Laval.
Food safety and security: A fully traceable beef production system by Polkinghornes. A smartphone-based handheld diagnostic platform for early detection of critical diseases at the farm level, monitoring cow health and screening milk quality by Faunatech Solutions. Multifunctional test rig for professional plant production by STEP Systems GmbH. Organic and food grade traceability solutions from Natural Trace.
New food technology: Beefree Honey by Bee-io Honey. Create purpose-designed plants, fortify nutrients, and implement cellular agriculture with our advanced biotechnology platform by Plantae Bioscience.
Sustainability and resource management: Circular farming system and IoT automation for farm management with V-Plus Agritech. Trendspotting tool powered by AI Palette. Tree and plant management system by AMG Concept. A sustainable, chemical-free water treatment and disinfection system with Pure Active Water. Web3 based application by Sinisana Technologies for better resource management. Curation, distribution and retail of boutique wines from sustainable vineyards by Code Green.
Urban/smart farming: A plug-and-play smart micro farm by Mustard Seed Ventures. All-in-one smart greenhouse solution by Adas Hightex. A biophilic plant nutrition solution. Indoor high-value fungal culture by Grower Agritech. Plant-based organic solutions for food and livestock by Tamuz Technologies.first state-of-the-art indoor vertical farming facility in Singapore Utilizes 100% proven Dutch horticultural technology by Urban Farming Partners Singapore.
Plant-Based and Alternate Proteins: Seafood farmed for umami meat. Cell-cultured meat by CellMEAT, Gelatex, Meatable, Steakholder Foods. Non-GMO Vegan Protein by Nextferm. Precision-Fermented Animal-Free Milk Protein by Perfect Day Inc. Low GI, high fiber, high prebiotic plant-based fiber by Alchemy FoodTech. Egg Substitute by Hegg Foods. High-moisture plant-based tuna by WTH Foods. Plant-based ingredient solutions by Futura Ingredients.
Sharing new knowledge and fostering collaboration
Beyond the extensive showcases above, attendees will connect directly with industry experts, business leaders and industry players via a targeted engagement platform to gain more insight into solutions and collaborations. You can make informed decisions. These platforms include specially curated sandboxes and living labs, as well as Constellar’s signature business matching and hosted buyer programs.
The sandbox will host new collaborations that will be formalized. Innovation 360 – Singapore’s First Venture Capital Food Accelerator with Facility – Signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Space F, ProXes and Futura Ingredients respectively. The focus of the MOU is to: Singapore’s Cross-border exchange and framework development Germany, Malaysia When Thailandpromotes and enables start-ups and companies to collaborate on food technology, market development, OEM manufacturing, and other research and development programs.
In addition, representatives will focus on innovation in aquaculture, digital labeling for food tracking and monitoring, green finance, localization of alternative proteins, building sustainable, inclusive and resilient agro-food technology ecosystems, and urban agriculture. Opportunity to discuss with industry experts about
Amarenco Group, BluEat, Entreprise SG, Jah Cultura, Oram Aguri and Temasek Polytechnic will also share case studies on their solutions and technology deployment efforts and initiatives in their respective sectors and countries. Speakers are:
Alex BrittenSenior Vice President (International), Perfect Day
Arik KaufmanCEO and Founder of Steakholder Foods Ltd
Barbara Guerpillon, Senior Director – Transformation, Innovation and Corporate Ventures, Dole Sunshine Company
Doctor Lee Chi-weeDirector of Aquaculture Innovation Center
Gustav BrandbergFounding Partner, Business Sweden: ReFood
Jean-Michel PometCEO, President, CSO, The BLU EAT Company
John PenningtonExecutive Manager, Trade Windows, new zealand
Juan Francisco Delgado MoralesExecutive Vice President, European Innovation and Technology Development Foundation, Spain
Gu Guek HoonDirector, Industrial Development and Community Partnerships Department, Food Authority of Singapore
Tan Chong HuiCEO, Jah Kultura
AFTEA will also collaborate with IPI Singapore and Trendlines Agrifood Innovation Center to co-organize the Sustainable Urban Agriculture Forum hosted by Republic Polytechnic (RP) to coordinate food security needs through urban agriculture. address important issues and discuss challenges. Such as high agricultural costs and energy consumption. Delegates will also be able to observe the launch of the first Agrifood Singapore Standard for a holistic approach to farm management in agriculture, aquaculture and animal husbandry. Organized and developed by the Singapore Manufacturing Federation, these Singapore standards are aligned with ASEAN and international standards and enable local farms to adopt quality assurance best practices while protecting the farm environment.
Living Labs allow attendees to personally experience innovative solutions within the agro-food production ecosystem. These include his 3D bioprinting of meat and seafood products by Steakholder Foods. Vertical and urban farming solutions from Unseal (Plantercell) and Grain International. So does the Circular Aquaculture Showcase by Temasek Polytechnic’s Aquaculture Innovation Center.
“DLG’s objective is to increase knowledge of the international food and agriculture sector. Agri-Food Tech Expo Asia is well positioned to achieve this objective. Singapore – of Asia A city innovation hub for sustainable agri-food solutions. Key stakeholders will be able to maximize knowledge opportunities over three days in one location, with exhibitions, startup focus, think tanks and networking all in one place. We look forward to the stimulating environment of the event and the generation of new sustainable ideas,” he said. Tobias Eichberga member of the DLG Board of Directors, and Managing Director of DLG Exhibitions.
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About Agri-Food Tech Expo Asia
Agri-Food Tech Expo Asia (AFTEA) Singapore’s The first focused exhibition platform for emerging and established industry players in the region’s agri-food industry to launch, showcase and test their innovations and solutions. Local and global agricultural and food businesses, urban and smart food producers and distributors, manufacturers, manufacturers, We connect producers, solution providers, start-ups, investors, and business leaders. Aiming at innovation and solution development, AFTEA aims to strengthen the resilience and sustainability of related industrial sectors and build a vibrant agrifood hub. Asia.
AFTEA is Constellar’s event with its international partner DLG (German Agricultural Association). It is also a key participation event of the Singapore International Agrifood Week (SIAW) organized by Temasek Holdings. For more information on AFTEA, visit agriculturetechexpo.com.
Constellar connects a global ecosystem of event partners and consumers through its comprehensive portfolio of intellectual property (IP) in the meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions (MICE) industry.As of Asia A reference partner for curating innovative events and venue experiences, Constellar energizes networks of influence to connect global markets, businesses and consumers for sustainable growth. With our expertise and dedication, we invest in helping our clients build long-term, trusted relationships with their stakeholders and enable cross-industry collaboration through world-class audience engagement solutions. increase. Constellar is headquartered in SingaporeFounded in 2021, we bring together a brave team of experienced professionals from around the world and decades of experience.visit constellar.co for more information.
About DLG – German Agricultural Association
In 1885 the DLG (Deutsche Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft eV – German Agricultural Society) Max Eighthis an open network and serves as an expert in agriculture, agribusiness and the food industry. Its goal is to facilitate progress by communicating and transmitting knowledge, quality and technology. DLG has over 30,000 members. It is politically independent and internationally networked. As one of the leading organizations in its field, DLG organizes trade fairs and events in the field of agriculture and food technology, conducts tests of food and beverages, agricultural machinery and equipment, and agricultural inputs, and hosts numerous expert In the committee develops answers to the challenges facing the agriculture, agribusiness and food industries.