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6-7 June 2002

HAICTA will have its 1st Pan-Hellenic with international participation, 2days Conference (6-7 June 2002), in Athens. The conference is an effort of HAICTA to bring together Agriculture and ICT professionals. This conference offers an opportunity to exchange ideas, opinions and experiences in applications and developments in the use of ICT in Agriculture, Food and Environment.

The conference will have sessions in English. Contributions from various countries will allow a broadened perspective for all attending. The conference will be held in the Agricultural University of Athens.

Conference sessions will be lively broadcasted over the Internet.

Conference topics

  • E-Commerce in Agriculture and Food Industry
  • ICT in:
    • Precision Agriculture
    • Plant Protection
    • Land Evaluation
    • Hydroponics
    • Sustainable Agriculture
  • Remote Sensing and GIS
  • ICT and Environment

more details may be found in Programme


The official language of the conference is English.

Agricultural University of Athens

Agricultural University of Athens (AUA) is the third oldest University of Greece and the first devoted to Agriculture. AUA has more than 200 teaching and research staff, and about 2000 students. AUA is located near Ceramicos and along Iera Odos, the oldest sacred road of Europe which was inseparably linked to the ancient Greek traditions of agriculture. Iera Odos was the route along which the ritual procession to worship Demetra, the goddess of agriculture.

The Agricultural University of Athens is dedicated to training specialists and to conduct research in order to create and transfer technical knowledge to the fields plant and animal production, the processing of agricultural products and to biotechnology.

The Agricultural University of Athens has developed international activities, thus establishing scientific cooperation with: International organizations and countries from almost all over the world. The University is always open to new initiatives and ready to collaborate in joint aducational and research ventures, both at national and international level.

Conference Organizing Committee:

  • Sideridis Alexander: Chairman of HAICTA. Professor of Informatics in the Agricultural University of Athens
  • Triantafyllou Costantine: Vice Chairman of HAICTA. Manager of the Informatics Department of the Ministry in Agriculture of Greece.
  • Yialouris Constantine: Assistant Professor of Informatics in the Agricultural University of Athens
  • Asimakopoulos Antony: Treasurer of HAICTA
  • Theofyllidou Kalliopi: Secretery of HAICTA
  • Economou Dimitrios: Associate Researcher in the National Agricultural Research Foundation (NAGREF)
  • Zintzaras Ilias: Researcher in Charge in the National Agricultural Research Foundation (NAGREF)
  • Neofytou Christos: Vice President of the Geotechnic Chamber of Greece
  • Lekatsas Alexandros: Conference Technical Team
  • Pisiota Kristiana: Conference Secretariat
  • Papadopoulou Fanny: Conference Secretariat

Organized by:HAICTA
Hellenic Association of Information
and Communication Technology
in Agriculture, Food and Environment