R&D of AgriProducts:
Exploring the next generation of AgriProducts
Hilton Amsterdam, The Netherlands
22-23 November, 2017
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The Audience

Why Attend

Demand for innovative products in agriculture is increasing, R&D of AgriProducts will equip you with the knowledge needed to succeed in this market. Meet over 100 senior-level executives and influencers from the agrochemical and biological industries.

Divided conference tracks allow you to personalise your schedule to your own interest areas, and access to content from the co-located Ag Formulation and Technology Congress means you get exactly what you need from your time on-site.

Tracks to choose from: R&D for Chemicals and R&D for Biologicals

Who You Will Meet

The congress will bring together key stakeholders active in developing chemicals, biologicals, plant health & nutrition and plant microbiome products

  • 70% plant protection and plant health companies – Bringing together Heads of R&D, R&D managers and R&D scientists
  • 20% technology and leading service providers – attracting key companies who offer innovative R&D platform and services to advance product development
  • 10% academics and growers – providing insight and feedback on current R&D projects and the growers’ needs

Key Content at the Forum

  1. R&D - Technology and the Future
  2. Securing Funding and Investment your R&D projects
  3. Regulation and Innovation
  4. Early stage research into chemicals and synthetic biology
  5. Regulation and R&D for biologicals & biostimulants

Benefits of Attending

  1. Discover how industry are using new combinations of actives and developing products repurposing current actives
  2. Meet experts who have experience using biologicals in combination with classical chemistry to improve efficacy
  3. Form key partnerships - Meet future partners including universities and research institutes with the aim of working together to identify new actives
  4. Meet new clients and potential partners - take part in our Liquid Innovation Networking Session

The Speakers


Alaa Emam

Director and Agrotechnology Expert
Alex Valley, UK

Dimitiris Drisis

Technology Expert

Eric Liegeois

Team Leader
European Commission, Belgium

Jutta Boehmer

Group Leader Herbicide Bioscience

Giovanni Povero

Plant Physiology Coordinator
Valagro, Italy

Rosie Bryson

Team Leader
Fungicides Arable Crops

Steve Lisansky


Harry Teicher

Strategic Manager
Biosciences Solutions, Denmark

Jeroen Meeussen

EU Minor Uses Coordinator
EU Minor Uses Coordination Facililty, Belgium

Marnix Peferoen

AgroSavfe, Belgium

Russell Sharp

Founder and Technical Director
Plater Bio, UK

Simon Fox

Director and Founder
Emerald Crop Science, UK

Ian Holmes

Innovate UK

Dirk Vandenhirtz

Zasso Group AG

Dirk has 25 years' of start-up experience in AgTech:

2015 to present
Zasso Group AG CEO – Baar Switzerland

1998- 2015
LemnaTec GmbH founder shareholder & CEO Aachen Germany

2014 - 2016
LemnaTec Inc. CEO USA

2013 to present
AgriPheno China Advisory Board Member

PhenoFab Europe Wageningen NL Executive Board member

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The Agenda

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Hilton Amsterdam, Apollolaan 138, 1077 BG Amsterdam, Netherlands

A discounted accommodation rate is available for R&D of AgriProducts attendees. To take advantage of this rate, please click here:


The rate is available until 23rd November 2017

Conference Packages

Register and pay by 15th September to take advantage of the Early Bird pricing below.

If you would like to register a team of 3 or more, please email [email protected] for your discount coupon code before registering.

Optional Extras
+ €350
Interactive Evening Seminar and dinner (+ €350)
Dual-event-pass (Full and unlimited access to content from both the R&D of AgriProducts and AgFormulation & Technology events (+ €350)
Saturday, September 16, 2017 to Saturday, November 25, 2017
Primary Market
Agrochemical Companies
Biostimulant Companies
Biofertilizer Companies
Those who produce plant health/production products
Saturday, September 16, 2017 to Saturday, November 25, 2017
Technology Suppliers
Adjuvant and Surfactant Suppliers
Companies that offer services to agrochemical, biocontrol or biostimulant companies
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Payment Terms for R&D of AgriProducts:

  • Please note that a €49 processing fee will apply to any invoices requested.
  • All Prices are in EUR and are exclusive of VAT @ 19%
  • All Early Bird discount prices, including Group Discounts, must be paid in full by deadlines provided above.
  • No discounts or offers can be combined with any other offer.
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Pass Features:

  • R&D of AgriProducts Congress - Access to all areas
  • Networking Sessions
  • Lunch and Refreshments
  • Pre-Show Meeting Scheduler for Business Partnering
  • Complimentary Articles and Content

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