Innovation and SME Forum: Data Driven Innovation in the Agritech Sector

Tue 24 March 2020, 12:00 to Wed 25 March 2020, 14:00
Bayer Life Hub Lyon, 14 Impasse Pierre Baizet, Lyon, 69009, France

The Innovation and SME Forum on Data Driven Innovation in the Agritech Sector will take place 24-25 March in Lyon, France. This event aims to inform participants about ELIXIR resources and create a space for networking between industry and academia.

What can attendees expect?

Attendees at this event will be immersed in a world of data-driven innovation, with a mix of high-level keynote presentations and hands-on sessions to discuss and interact with other companies, academics and ELIXIR partners. 

A dedicated session with Flash Talks, will give SMEs and Start-Ups the chance to introduce their work to a broad audience (see registration form). 

Who should attend?

This event is open to anyone interested in the data driven life sciences sector, for example:

  • Researchers in academia and industry
  • Large and small companies that develop services for data management and analysis
  • Policy makers and funders


This event is a collaborative effort, organised by ELIXIR France, ELIXIR Belgium, EMPHASIS and the Bayer Life Hub Lyon.


  • Francois Tardieu (EMPHASIS/INRA)
  • Fred van Ex (INARI)
  • Monika Solanki (Agrimetrics)




Programme: Katharina Lauer (
Travel and accommodation: Dana Cernoskova (


Bayer Life Hub Lyon
ELIXIR Belgium

See also: Industry