On May 16, the 10th Beijing (Tongzhou) International Urban Agricultural Science and Technology Festival (hereinafter referred to as the "Science and Technology Festival") has been successfully held in Beijing International Urban Agricultural Science and Technology Park (hereinafter referred to as the "Science and Technology Park")! For the first time, this Science and Technology Festival has adopted the combination of on-the-spot and online broadcasting. When you open your mobile phone or computer, you can "cloud" join in the science and technology event easily.
This event has been supported and congratulated by leaders from institutions of foreign countries and regional areas. At the opening ceremony, Ms. Adri Bom-Lemstra, vice governor of Zuid-Holland Province and president of Greenport Venlo, delivered a speech on the topic of "Horticulture Cluster in Zuid-Holland Province: Golden Triangle and Agricultural Technology of Modern Agriculture ". Miranda van den Ende, head of Tomatoworld, introduced the current horticultural industry and green port mode of Zuid-Holland Province in the 10th High-level Forum on Modern Urban Agriculture. She also shared the development strategy of Tomatoworld in the Netherlands, and solutions of future urban agriculture as well as modern agriculture.
In addition, Mr. Tim Losty, counsellor of British Embassy in China, Mr. Mark Kachinga, economic and commercial counsellor of Zimbabwe Embassy in China, Mr. François BLANC, counsellor of French Embassy in China, Ms. Anna GM.B.Abejuela, agricultural counsellor of Philippine Embassy in China, Dr. EVA, professor of Sino-German Agricultural Center, Mr. takeiyama, director of JST Beijing office, Mr. misasaki, director of Japan Agriculture and Forestry Central Treasury Beijing Representative Office, and Dr. Nick sigrimis, professor of Agricultural University of Athens, have also sent their sincere congratulations.
At the same time, Zhongnong Futong has also held "The 7th China Agriculture Precision Irrigation Innovation and Development Forum" and "Digital Agricultural Seminar of Integrating First, Second and Tertiary Industry". Xie Yonghua, technical director of Netafim company in Israel, Just Roos and Li Dazheng, business manager of Codema group, and Zhao Xue, director of Hoogendoor in the Netherlands, have delivered their keynote speeches respectively.
CCTV News, Xinhua News, CSTNet, Sina News, Beijing Time News, Baidu, Douying and other media platforms have made live broadcast for this event. According to statistics, more than 500,000 people watched the opening ceremony online in the morning, and more than 130,000 people watched the 10th High-level Forum on Modern Urban Agriculture online. The atmosphere of this activity is warm and colorful, which provides many new opportunities for the field of international agricultural science and technology and plays an important role in promoting the development of international agricultural exchanges.