Opening World Horti Center
Tomorrow 7 March the time will have come!
Sustainable greenhouse horticulture - Pass it on around the world!
World Horti Center, the leading innovation centre for the international greenhouse horticulture sector opens its doors on Wednesday, 07 March 2018. During the official opening, the World Horti Center will show the ambition of delivering a global contribution to finding solutions for large social topics. Consider in this respect food supply, food safety, water management, sustainability and human health.
The World Horti Center extends you a warm welcome from 1:30 pm to 5 pm to get to know the dynamics between trade and industry, research, education and government in the World Horti Center.
Companies that are established in the World Horti Center show what they have on offer by means of demonstrations, workshops and showcases. The central theme is knowledge transfer and collaboration with entrepreneurs, education and research projects. At least 36 workshops are offered, guided tours are provided and there are panel discussions where companies and students are given a podium. The latest developments are exhibited in the InnovationXperience and the exhibition floor can be visited throughout the day all year. Companies from across the full spectrum of the greenhouse horticulture sector are represented here, including Berg Hortimotive.
The programme will be as follows:
1:30 pm Reception at the World Horti Center
2 pm Plenary programme:
Opening speech by the chairman of the day Jan Versteegh
Opening speech by Erwin Cardol, director of Demokwekerij
Speaker Mr Pieter Jelle Beers, reader of New Business Models for Agriculture and Food Transition HAS Den Bosch, who will take us along to 2050 and from there take us back to the present day. Are you able to translate the future perspectives to your own business?
2 pm Start of interactive programme:
Choice of 36 different workshops*
*Seats for the workshops are restricted. So make sure you come in time.
The World Horti Center is the leading innovation centre of the international greenhouse horticulture sector. A platform where business, education and government jointly innovate, connect, create and inspire. The centre is visited annually by some 25,000 international professionals.
World Horti Center
2672 ZX Naaldwijk
T +31(0)174 385 600