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BEHIND THE CHALLENGE

Our Jury

An international jury of experts in the field of horticulture and artificial intelligence will select the winning teams.

Jaco den Bakker

Cucumber grower from Brielle, Netherlands. Studied Horticulture and Plant Sciences at the Wageningen University

Marco Bressan

Chief Data Scientist in Satellogic where he is bringing together a team of AI experts to build a planet-scale real-time analytics platform

Stefania De Pascale

full professor at the Department of Agricultural Sciences (DAS) in the University of Naples Federico II

Eldert J. van Henten

full professor and head of the Farm Technology Group at Wageningen University since 2005

Leo Marcelis

Cucumber grower from Brielle, Netherlands. Studied Horticulture and Plant Sciences at the Wageningen University

Jaco den Bakker

professor Horticulture and Product Physiology at Wageningen University

Teams

AICU

Technology is booming in this era. Agriculture cannot be left behind. We believe AI should be able to help human society in broader sense. We are eager to understand more about greenhouse-plant relationship and discover the green fingers beyond human thinking from AI learning. In the end, improve the efficiency in greenhouse production and find a sustainable way to feed the world

Xixi Minglan

phD student WUR
Plant Science

Xing Zhao

Eurotiss B.V.
Plant Science

Liang Li

NXP Semiconductors
Engineering
Software

Zao Ye

IGMPR Flower, Parks & More
Plant Science

Ningyi Zhang

phD student WUR
Agronomy
Modelling

Xinwei Bai

phD student University of Twente
Mathematics