"European Federation for Information Technology in Agriculture, Food and the Environment"

The first EFITA was held in 1997.

The conference facilitates participants form over 25 countries worldwide dealing with knowledge sharing and thinking on the future of ICT technologies within the agri-food and bio-resource sectors. EFITA conferences include ICT demonstrations, digital poster presentations, plenary sessions, breakout sessions in various topical areas (e.g. remote sensing, robotics, farm management information systems, data mining and analysis, agri-food and biomass chains, as well as ICT-agri education and professional issues), special sessions, and technical tours to exceptional paradigms of ICT applications in real-life primary production.

Year City Chair Country
1997 Copenhagen Iver Thysen
1999 Bonn Gerhard Schiefer
2001 Montpellier Jérôme Steffe and Francis Sévila
2003 Debrecen Miklos Herdon
2005 Vila Real José Boaventura
2007 Wageningen Caroline Parker
2009 Torino Sjaak Wolfert
2011 Prague Pavel Simek
2013 Torino Remigio Berruto
2015 Poznan Jerzy Weres
2017 Montpellier Jean-Pierre Chanet, Olivier Naud, Bruno Tisseyre
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