• When

    December 12&13 2018

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  • Locatie

    AgrifoodTech Beurs - Den Bosch

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WHY HACKATHON REDESIGN YOUR AGRIFOOD BUSINESS?

 

It is time to rethink how we grow, share and consume our food. If done right, agriculture, forestry and fisheries can provide nutritious food for all and generate decent incomes, while supporting people-centered rural development and protecting the environment.

 

Right now, our soils, freshwater, oceans, forests and biodiversity are being rapidly degraded. Climate change is putting even more pressure on the resources we depend on, increasing risks associated with disasters, such as droughts and floods. Many rural women and men can no longer make ends meet on their land, forcing them to migrate to cities in search of opportunities. Poor food security is also causing millions of children to be stunted, or too short for the ages, due to severe malnutrition.

(Source website UN: Sustainable Development Goal 2 Zero Hunger )

A profound change of the global food and agriculture system is needed if we are to nourish the 815 million people who are hungry today and the additional 2 billion people expected to be undernourished by 2050. Investments in agriculture are crucial to increasing the capacity for agricultural productivity and sustainable food production systems are necessary to help alleviate the perils of hunger.

Coderen

With your team you build a prototype based on inspiring challenges. Experience is not required.

Leren

You put something out of every inno-event. There are coaches for developing and business. And if you have participated you know at least much more about The Smart City Den Bosch.

Netwerken

Meet co-creators and builders, new friends, get in touch with internship and work organizations.

Gezeligheid

Everything is arranged for you. Food & drinks, music. We conclude with a spectacular final and drink.

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Contact

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5200 BK ‘s-Hertogenbosch

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