SmartHort 2019


SmartHort 2019

06/03/2019 to 07/03/2019
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Crowne Plaza Hotel, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6YR

Connect with the latest innovation in horticulture


SmartHort 2019 is a two-day conference that will examine the potential of new technologies in light of current labour shortages in UK horticulture.


Guest speakers from around the world will be sharing some of the most impressive and exciting technological developments that could change the way you grow.


Join us to discover the latest high-tech advancements, meet the people behind the innovation and find out how to invest in the technology that could make a positive impact on your business.















Day one: Labour-saving technologies


  • Robotic harvesters and new wave of British agri-tech developments
  • Latest international innovation to improve labour efficiencies
  • Next generation - how engineering and technology students are connecting with horticulture
  • Dinner and networking - guest speaker to be announced


Day two: Improving production systems


  • Two workshops will cover the latest technological developments in:
    • Intelligent production systems
    • The future of crop protection
  • What can we learn from other industries?
  • Funding and investment to accelerate innovation in the industry




The two-day conference is now fully booked. However you will still be able to watch and ask questions to our expert speakers live online. Please register your interest for further details.


Register for SmartHort 2019 Livestream

If you have already secured a place, preferential rates for hotel rooms are available at the venue. A code will be provided with your event booking confirmation.