Strategic Research Agenda Karel Charvat WirelessInfo
agriXchange challenges• To include ICT and knowledge management for agri-food and rural communities generally as a vital part of the ICT policies and initiatives• To find a balance between food safety and security, energy production and environment production• Support better transfer of RTD results and innovation into everyday life of farmers, food industry and other rural communities
agriXchange challenges• To accelerate bottom up activities as a driver for local and regional development• Making rural regions as an attractive place to live, invest and work, promoting knowledge and innovation for growth and creating more and better jobs• Build new ICT model for sharing and use of knowledge in rural regions.
ICT for Agriculture applications vision• Collaborative environments and trusted sharing of knowledge and supporting innovations in agri-food and rural areas, especially supporting food quality and security• ICT applications for the complete traceability of production, products and services throughout a networked value chain including logistics• New generation of applications supporting better and more effective management of agriculture production and decision making in agriculture• ICT applications supporting the management of natural resources
ICT for Agriculture applications vision• ICT applications supporting agri-food logistic – the focus has to be on the transportation and distribution of food, sharing online monitoring information from trucks during the transport of cargo, a flexible solution for on- demand dock reservation and an integrated freight and fleet management. In general, all the selected applications have the same practical benefits as cost reduction, better coordination and better information for decision making, and the proactive control of processes leading to increasing efficiency and effectiveness.• on for education and awareness
ICT for Agriculture applications vision• ICT application supporting rural development and local businesses• ICT application for education and awareness• ICT applications reducing administrative burdens in rural areas
ICT for Agriculture Technological vision• Future Internet and Internet of things including sensor technology, cloud computing and machine to machine.• Service Oriented Architecture• Methods of knowledge management• Semantic models, multilingualism, vocabularies and automatic translation• Management and accessibility of geospatial information• Open Source development• New modelling• The power of social networks and social media