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Day 1
Day 2

19.03.2024

10:00

Start of the Forum, opening of the exhibition area
10:15 - 11:15

Panel: Regional policy and rural areas

Theses for the discussion panel:

  • Assessment of the effectiveness of regional policies in the development of rural areas
  • A look at the shape of regional policy in the context of supporting the development of rural areas (from the perspective of experts and politicians from the local government)
  • The role of local governments in the development of rural areas.
  • How to conduct a sustainable regional policy?
10:15 - 11:15

Panel: Research and innovation in agriculture

Theses for the discussion panel:

  • Agricultural startups - their role in building agricultural innovation. How to support and develop innovative projects in the agricultural sector?
  • New business models in agriculture
  • Digitalization in agriculture: How can digital technologies and especially artificial intelligence revolutionize farm management?
  • The future of research and innovation in agriculture
11:15 - 11:30

Break, networking
11:30 - 12:30

Panel: ESG and innovations in agriculture and food production

Theses for the discussion panel:

  • Investments consistent with the ESG principles: What financial instruments and subsidies support ecological innovations in agriculture?
  • Modern technologies for sustainable development. What technological innovations can accelerate the adoption of the ESG principles in the agricultural sector?
  • Education and awareness: What actions is the sector taking in order to raise the awareness of ESG among farmers and consumers?
11:30 - 12:30

Panel: Polish success – the agri-food industry after Poland's accession to the EU

Theses for the discussion panel:

  • The success of Polish products on European and global markets over the last two decades
  • The future of exports of Polish agri-food products
12:30 - 13:30

Break, networking
13:30 - 14:30

Panel: Success story in agribusiness

A panel for students and teachers from agricultural schools, during which representatives of companies operating in the agricultural sector will share their experience of running a business, from the early days of the company to the present day.

13:30 - 14:30

Panel: Europe in the global food chain: challenges and opportunities for producers

Theses for the discussion panel:

  • Agricultural trade after 20 years of European integration: What are the benefits and challenges for manufacturers?
  • Food security in the era of globalisation.
  • Ethical and sustainable supply chains: What are consumer expectations and how can entrepreneurs meet them?
  • The impact of the geopolitical situation on the ESG policy and sustainable development of agriculture
  • The impact of ESG on food security: what awaits food producers? Tools and standards in the agri-food industry in the context of ESG
14:30 - 15:00

Break, networking
15:00 - 16:30

Debata: Ukraine as a member of the EU: impact on agriculture and international cooperation

Theses for the discussion panel:

  • Stability in agricultural markets: How does the political situation affect the agri-food trade in Europe, especially in the countries bordering Ukraine?
  • Cooperation between Poland and Ukraine: What are the prospects for further integration and exchange of experience?
  • Can European farmers compete with Ukrainian agriculture?
  • How should the EU and Member States prepare and protect the interests of their farmers in the context of Ukraine's accession to the EU?
17:00

End of the first day of the Forum

20.03.2024

9:00

Start of the 2nd day of the Forum, opening of the exhibition area
9:30 - 10:30

Success story in agriculture

A panel for students and teachers from agricultural schools, during which farmers will talk about how they managed to create a modern and prosperous farm.

9:30 - 10:30

Panel: Directions of development of sustainable agriculture

Theses for the discussion panel:

  • Environmentally compatible and eco-friendly farming methods: development of carbon and regenerative farming
  • Profitability of sustainable agriculture
  • Possibilities of supporting green food production
  • Will vertical farming become a more common practice?
10:30 - 11:00

Break, networking
11:00 - 12:00

Panel: Green energy in rural areas

Theses for the discussion panel:

  • Development of renewable energy in rural areas: biogas, photovoltaics, etc.
  • The role of rural areas in reducing CO2 emissions and negative impact on the environment
  • Distributed energy in rural areas
11:00 - 12:00

Panel: Women in agriculture

Theses for the discussion panel:

  • Analysis of the current situation of women in rural areas and identification of problems in this area
  • The role of women in agricultural companies
  • The role of women in expert circles
12:00 - 12:30

Break, networking
12:30 - 14:00

Debata: Agricultural community in Europe: cooperation and challenges after 20 years of Poland's membership in the EU

Theses for the discussion panel:

  • How have the Polish countryside and agriculture changed within 20 years after Poland’s accession to the EU?
  • How has European agriculture changed thanks to Poland's participation in the common market?
  • EU agri-social policy: To what extent does it support farmers and local communities?
  • International cooperation in agriculture: What are the prospects for the development of exports and imports of agricultural products?
  • The role of agricultural organisations in building a strong community: Cooperation between farmers and business
  • What will the CAP look like in the coming years?
15:00

End of the Forum