Founded in 2011 by robotic engineers Gaëtan Séverac and Aymeric Barthes, Naïo Technologies is an Agtech startup based in Toulouse. The company designs, manufactures and sells autonomous electric weeding robots, that respect both man and the environment. To date, over a hundred of their farmbots are in circulation: the Oz weeding robot for diversified vegetable farmers, the Dino robot that weeds large-scale vegetable crops and Ted, for viticulture.
VitiBot designs and manufactures autonomous vineyard robots that revolutionize the work of winegrowers. Bakus is their autonomous stroller for vineyard work. It helps winemakers meet today’s economic, environmental and social challenges that are hard to combine.
Carbon Bee AgTech offers plant imaging solutions for the detection of weeds and leaf diseases, through a range of sensors that can be embedded in all agricultural vehicles and drones. Carbon Bee’s technology is based on a unique embedded hyperspectral sensor, and Deep Learning data analysis to enable simple and fast detection of symptoms.
ecoRobotix SA was founded in 2011 to develop, manufacture and market robotic devices for agriculture. They aim to develop new techniques to improve the impact of man on the environment, and in particular to reduce the use of agrochemicals in agriculture.
AGROINTELLI’s ambition is to be the “development hub” for other machinery manufacturers, who aim to be among today’s leading technological innovators with minimal effort – by taking on our market-ready products.
SONY CSL tackles the question of sustainable food systems by taking a transdisciplinary approach, combining agro-ecology, artificial intelligence and participatory systems. Sony CSL is a highly innovative fundamental research laboratory that plays an increasingly important role in European computer research.
SONY CSL will present a prototype of their LettuceThink robot, a lightweight robot for diversified organic farms, with two applications: weeding and crop growth monitoring.
Since 2016, a group of private (industrial, equipment manufacturers, integrators) and public (research laboratories, technical institutes, competitiveness clusters …) players have been working together on the shared RobAgri platform. This operational structure aims to mobilize skills and tools in order to help manufacturers accelerate their product development.
PowerTech Systems is an innovative company that specializes in intelligent and sustainable energy management. We’ve specialized in Lithium Iron Phosphate (LiFePO4 or LFP) and Lithium Nickel Manganese Cobalt (NMC) technologies to design scalable, sustainable and efficient solutions for a wide range of applications.
Electronic subcontracting specialist SELVA accompanies you throughout the design and manufacturing of highly technical electronic cards and systems. SELVA offers a range of custom-tailored skills: design, routing, prototyping, industrialization, manufacturing, integration, control and after-sales service.
IMERIR is the graduate school of the Eastern-Pyrenees Chamber of Commerce. It’s mission is to prepare students for a future in robotics, artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, digital environments, IOT and mobile applications,… an ever faster growing area of technological evolution that shape tomorrow’s jobs and provide rich and varied career opportunities in companies and start-ups looking for engineers, experts, designers and entrepreneurs.
INSTAR Robotics designs and manufactures autonomous mobile robots for nursery and horticultural producers. Our core values are centered around the design of useful robots (to increase competitiveness) and collaborative solutions (we focus on cobotics: the collaboration between man and robot) so that man can focus on core jobs by delegating repetitive, painstaking and low value-added tasks to the robot.
AgrOnov gives companies from the field of agriculture the opportunity to develop the network they need to amplify their innovative capacities and growth at the service of profitable and sustainable agriculture. AgrOnov is a privileged hub for entrepreneurs, academics and investors. As innovation in agriculture is a major challenge in today’s world, AgrOnov projects focus on precision agriculture, the digital transformation of farms, the use of eco-friendly products, ressource and equipment optimisation, training of agro-advisors, methanisation…
AgrOnov is a fully equiped incubator with office and meeting spaces, but we also offer greenhouses, labs and test fields. Our member and partner network allow us to work both in France and internationally.
Agricultural, Agro-food and Agro-industrial Competitive Cluster
The Agri Sud-Ouest Innovation competitive cluster unites nearly 420 private and public players in the field of agriculture, agro-food and agro-ressources from the French Occitania and Nouvelle-Aquitaine regions. The network’s privileged scientific and economic discussion forum aims to help its members and the regions develop through innovation. Entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, teachers, politicians, public servants and local institutions locales rely on the cluster’s dynamics and services to establish synergies and bring their collaborative, innovative and added value projects into existence.
The MSA agricultural social insurance fund provides social protection for the entire agricultural population and rights holders: farmers, employees (of farms, businesses, cooperatives and professional agricultural organizations) and manual labor employers. With 26.9 billion in benefits paid to 5.6 million beneficiaries, the fund is the second most important social protection scheme in France.
ifm electronic is a German international group that specializes in manufacturing automated and sensor systems for industrial applications.
Our Ecomat Mobile product ranges provides an innovative control-command system and is particularly suited for mobile devices in the field of practical applications, agriculture, transportation and logistics, environment. The range can be completed with intelligent 3D-vision sensors, RFID identification solutions or even data-gathering systems to improve device maintenance and tracability.
Our Mobile Command Vision & Control team is already looking forward to meeting you during FIRA 2018. Come and meet us during the Business meeting day of December 12th so we can learn more about your needs and requirements and help you out. www.ifm.com
ARL / VINESCOUT
The Agricultural Robotics Laboratory was established with the purpose of applying the core ideas of Robotics, Information Technology, and Precision Farming to off-road vehicles operating in the environments required by specialty crops. Research is basically focused on emergent technologies such as satellite-based positioning systems, computer vision, control architectures, and novel field-oriented sensors. ARL is located in the Universitat Politècnica de Valencia (Spain), and it coordinates the H2020 VineScout European project.
SICK is a leading manufacturer in the field of industrial sensors.
The company offers a large range of sensors and lidars to help mobile robots detect their environment and to enable safety features. We are a highly skilled partner in terms of sensor know-how and help you make mobile machinery ultra-automated and autonomous. The integration of sensors and sensor systems allows developing intelligent solutions for daily tasks to increase productivity while lowering costs. In mobile automation, the main goal of sensors is collision avoidance, contour guidance, positioning and detection. SICK offers a vast range of products to cover your needs in this area: from standard sensors over intelligent sensors with integrated application algorithms to solutions for complex systems.
Digital requires more than just technology, it provides extra added value to our customers and collaborators. In today’s world, it’s a vital component of our way of life, our consumer behavior and our daily jobs… As Orange Business Services simultaneously acts as an infrastructure operator, a technology integrator and a value-added services provider, we’re a key player when it comes to helping companies succeed their digital transformation.
Demeter is a major player in private equity for ecological and energy transition. We invest from €500k to €30m to support companies in this sector at all stages of their development: innovative startups, SMEs and fast-growing midcaps companies and infrastructure projects.
Pepperl+Fuchs is recognized worldwide for our expertise in detection systems. Our 70 years of experience and wide range of products and innovative intelligent systems vouch for our know-how.
We offer solutions that are perfectly adapted to robotic applications. Our products allow growing the efficiency and productivity of your farmbots, even when environmental conditions are complicated.
Our offer includes a 2D-LiDAR laser scanner (360°, 0.014° angular resolutions with up to 250,000 measurements/sec), a wide range of ultrasound detectors, inclination and acceleration detectors as well as RFID identification systems.
Our specialists will be present throughout the FIRA forum to discuss your needs and provide the information you need.
FarmWise is a tech startup from San Francisco. The company designs, programs and markets autonomous robots for vegetable farms. These robots help farmers lower their use of chemicals, reduce the amount of manual labour needed and increase the yield of their fields by executing individualized actions on every single plant. The first generation of these robots is currently being tested by a range of well-known farmers in California.
Septentrio designs, manufactures and sells high-precision, multi-frequency, multi-constellation GPS/GNSS equipment for use in demanding applications. Septentrio products are used in a wide variety of industries including marine, construction, precision agriculture, research, survey and mapping, geographic information systems (GIS), autonomous driving and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Septentrio receivers deliver consistently accurate and precise GNSS positioning scalable to centimetre-level and designed to perform solidly in the most challenging environments.