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AI2014 Conference

Aims of the Conference
The main objective of the conference is to promote the exchange of experiences among non-profit, research and business professionals, as well as the development of the international relations. The event provides a forum for agriculture involved practical and academic players, to discuss the actual questions of education, research, development and application of Information Technologies in Agriculture and Rural Development with publishing the recent results. The official languages of the conference are English and Hungarian (without translation). The meeting covers a broad range of topics, as follows.

  • AI2014 Conference

    November 13, 2014 – November 15, 2014



    Plenary Lectures (Videos)




    Conference Presentations

    Conference Plenary Photos

    Changehabitat2-AgroFE Presentations

    Changehabitat2-AgroFE Workshop Photos

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    Preliminary Programme

    FINAL PROGRAMME

    AI2014 Proceedings



    Papers submission has been closed at 30 October.
    Further presentation request might be asked from the organizers by e-mail.

    Aims of the Conference

    The main objective of the conference is to promote the exchange of experiences among non-profit, research and business professionals, as well as the development of the international relations. The event provides a forum for agriculture involved practical and academic players, to discuss the actual questions of education, research, development and application of Information Technologies in Agriculture and Rural Development with publishing the recent results. The official languages of the conference are English and Hungarian (without translation). The meeting covers a broad range of topics, as follows.


    Topics

    • Big data
    • Information systems
    • Bioinformatics
    • Cloud computing and services
    • Collaborative working environment
    • Decision Support Systems, Modelling and simulation
    • Ecological modelling
    • Education/Training programs and development
    • E-learning
    • Food safety and traceability

    • Future Internet in the agri-food sector
    • Information and communication technologies for rural areas
    • Information systems
    • IT and innovation in agri-food sector
    • Mobile technology applications
    • Precision agriculture, GIS, RS
    • Web services, portals and Internet applications
    • Wireless sensor networks



    Organisers
    UD - University of Debrecen, Faculty of Economics and Business
    HAAI - Hungarian Association of Agricultural Informatics
    HAS - Debrecen Regional Committee of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Agrarian-economy Committee
    EFITA - European Federation for Information Technology in Agriculture, Food and the Environment

    Co-organisers
    Corvinus University of Budapest, Faculty of Horticultural Science, Department of Biometrics and Agricultural Informatics
    University of Pannonia Georgikon, Faculty Department of Economic Methodology
    University of Szeged, Faculty of Engineering
    Kaposvár University
    Hungarian Association for Geoinformation (HUNAGI)
    Szent István University
    Hellenic Association for Information and Communication Technologies in Agriculture Food and Environment (HAICTA)
    Club of Ossiach
    PROGIS Software GmbH


    Committees

    Advisory Board
    István Kapronczai, Director General, Research Institute of Agricultural Economics
    Éva Laczka, Deputy President for Economic Statistics, Hungarian Central Statistical Office
    Dávid Mezőszentgyörgyi, Director General, National Agricultural Extension, Rural Development and Training Institute
    András Nábrádi, President of the Debrecen Regional Committee of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Agrarian-economy Committee
    Márton Oravecz, President, National Food Chain Safety Office
    Károly Pető, Dean, Faculty of Economics and Business
    Bence Toronyi, Director General, Institute of Geodesy, Cartography and Remote Sensing
    József Popp, Head of Károly Ihrig Doctoral School of Management and Business
    Guy Waksman, President, European Federation for Information Technology in Agriculture Food and the Environment

    Program Committee
    Miklós Herdon (Chair), HAAI, University of Debrecen
    Zacharoula Andreopoulou, Aristotle Univeristy of Thessaloniki
    Christos Batzios, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
    Charles Burriel, Agrosup-Eduter
    János Busznyák, University of Pannonia
    Máté Csák, University of Pannonia
    Béla Csukás, Kaposvár University
    Györk Fülöp, Corvinus University of Budapest
    Márta Gaál, Corvinus University of Budapest
    Liviu Gaceu, University of Transilvania
    György Hampel, University of Szeged
    Ian Houseman, EFITA
    Levente Hufnagel, Szent István University
    László Huzsvai, University of Debrecen
    András Ittzés, Corvinus University of Budapest
    Árpád Endre Kovács, Szent István University
    Márta Ladányi, Corvinus University of Budapest
    Walter Mayer, PROGIS Software GmbH
    Vilmos Németh, Hungarian National Innovation Office
    Szilveszter Palotay HAAI, Research Institute of Agriculture Economics
    Miklós Pakurár, University of Debrecen
    Ilona Nagyné Polyák, University of Debrecen
    Kálmán Rajkai, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
    Gábor Remetey-Fülöpp, HUNAGI
    Tünde Rózsa, Hungarian Association of Agricultural Informatics
    Michael Salampasis, Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki
    Zoltán Szakály, University of Debrecen
    Zsigmond Gábor Szalay, Szent István University
    Róbert Szilágyi, University of Debrecen
    János Tamás, University of Debrecen
    Alexandros Theodoridis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
    Gábor Valkó, HAAI, Hungarian Central Statistical Office
    Mónika Varga, Kaposvár University
    László Várallyai, University of Debrecen
    Jerzy Weres, Poznan University of Life Sciences

    Organising Committee
    Róbert Szilágyi (Chair), HAAI, University of Debrecen
    Szilvia Botos (Secretary), University of Debrecen
    Mária Bakó, University of Debrecen
    István Füzesi, University of Debrecen
    Kovács Tamás, University of Debrecen
    Péter Lengyel, University of Debrecen
    János Pancsira, University of Debrecen
    Ádám Péntek, University of Debrecen
    Gergely Ráthonyi, University of Debrecen
    Csilla Sóvágó, University of Debrecen

    Structure of the Conference


    Videoconference sessions

    Type of participation Submissions for *Face-to-Face* or for *Virtual (Videoconference)* Participation are both accepted. Both kinds of submissions will have the same process and the accepted papers will be included in the same proceedings. The videoconference service will be provided by the Hungarian National Information Infrastructure service.

    Preliminary program

    13/11/2014 Thursday
    14.00-18.00 Workshops – Sessions
    19:00 Welcome Drink

    14/11/2014 Friday
    10.00 Opening
    10.30 Plenary session
    12.30 Lunch
    14.00-18.00 Sessions – Workshops – Networking breaks
    19:00 Social evening

    15/11/2014 Saturday
    9:00- 12:00 Sessions – Workshops – Networking breaks – Tours

    Timeline

    Conference
    First day of conference November 13, 2014
    Last day of conference November 15, 2014

    Website
    Go Live (as a Current Conference) July 1, 2014
    Move to Conference Archive November 15, 2014

    Submissions
    Author registration opened July 1, 2014
    Author registration closed October 31, 2014
    Call for Papers posted July 1, 2014
    Submissions accepted from July 1, 2014
    Submission deadline October 31, 2014

    Registration fees

    The registration fee includes:
    • Participation on professional programmes
    • e-Proceedings
    • Social evening meeting

    The registration fee does not cover the meal cost. The participation are free for lecture presenter college and university (MSc, BSc) students. Payment by Bank transfer: Account holder: MAGISZ (Magyar Agrárinformatikai Szövetség) Bank account number: 10103173-40622623-00000005 IBAN: HU36 10103173-40622623-00000005

    Registration Type Cost

    Registration fee (5.000 HUF or 20.00 EUR)
    Virtual (Via videoconference) participation with lecture (5.000 HUF or 20.00 EUR)
    Registration fee for BSc, MSc students FREE (There is no registration fee)

    Conference language

    The official languages of the conference are English and Hungarian. The conference paper could be written in English or Hungarian. In case of Hungarian papers an abstract in English also needed.

    Publication

    Selected papers will be published in the Journal of Agricultural Informatics , other papers in the on-line conference proceedings on the conference website and the HAAI portal.

    Contact

    Miklós HERDON; Chief of Program committee
    e-mail: herdon@agr.unideb.hu Tel: +36 52 508360
    Róbert SZILÁGYI, Chief of Organising committe
    e-mail: szilagyir@agr.unideb.hu Tel: +36 52 508471

    Szilvia BOTOS; Secretary
    e-mail: botos.szilvia@agr.unideb.hu

    Conference Location:

    University of Debrecen
    H-4032 Debrecen
    Böszörményi str. 138.
    (Böszörményi str. Campus)
    Hungary



Agricultural Informatics 2014 Conference
13-15. November 2014.
Debrecen, Hungary