Agrinnovation Conference 2024

When we talk about Agriculture, Technology & Beyond

Amid global challenges, agriculture must evolve with innovations for sustainability, empowering farmers, enhancing productivity, and mitigating climate change. The Agrinnovation Conference 2024 in Indonesia fosters collaboration for a transformative agricultural ecosystem. Join us with more over than 1,500 of brightest minds in agriculture on 3 September 2024 at SMESCO Indonesia.


Diverse Participants


Minutes Insightful Sessions


Inspiring Speakers


Exciting Exhibitors

Our Values


Connecting various stakeholders in agriculture & agritech.


Inspire collaboration in overcoming agricultural and food security issues through accelerating technology adoption.


Empowering future agritech leaders.

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Technology & Innovation

Agrinnovation Conference 2024 will showcase latest and emerging technology innovations in the agriculture industry, from bio-tech, mechanical, digital and non-tech innovations such as innovative partnership approach and inclusivity of ecosystem.

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Multiple Sectors

Agrinnovation Conference 2024 will focus on 3 main sectors: agriculture, aquaculture and livestock sector. Within the conference there will be sessions dedicated to one sector and some will cover all three sectors.

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Upstream to Downstream

Agrinnovation Conference 2024 flow will use sequence of agricultural journey from seed to table. The upstream sessions will focus on seed, farming and farmers while the downstream sessions will focus on finance, supply chain and processing. The conference will be wrapped up with an outlook of agricultural industry.

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Agrinnovation Conference 2024 will also focus on sustainability aspects. The conference will be opened with opening speech and keynote that highlights threats of climate change for agricultural sustainability. The sessions will talks about sustainability from unique perspectives: environment, social, or governance.



Keynote Speech

Panel Discussion


Fireside Chat

Agriculture Outlook


Exhibition & Networking

Special Demo Session

Innovation Highlight


Business Matchmaking

Who Will You Meet

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AgriTech Company

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AgriTech Enthusiats

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Agri Entrepreneurs

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Government Representatives

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Tech & Business Leaders




09:10 - 09:20

Welcoming Remarks
Nurturing Sustainable Agriculture for the Future

  • How does the "Nurturing Sustainable Agriculture for the Future" theme highlight the importance of technology in promoting sustainable agricultural practices and addressing global challenges like population growth, climate change, and resource scarcity?
  • What are some innovative technologies that can help the agricultural sector boost productivity, minimize environmental impact, and ensure food security for future generations?
Amri Ilmma Photo

Amri Ilmma

  • Chief Operating Officer
  • Edu Farmers Internasional
09:20 - 09:30

Keynote Speech
Unveiling Challenges & Forging Future Plans in the Agricultural
Sector for ″Indonesia Emas 2045″

  • Climate change and Threats to Food Security: What is the current state of agriculture in Indonesia, including the production gap needed to achieve food security, and how does climate change threaten the entire industry?
  • Sustainable Agriculture: Why is there a need for sustainable innovations in the agriculture ecosystem, including methodologies, practices, technology, financing, and collaboration among all ecosystem players?
Andi Amran Sulaiman* Photo

Andi Amran Sulaiman*

  • Minister of Agriculture
  • Republic of Indonesia
09:30 - 10:15

Regenerative Agriculture: Revolutionary Solution or Overhyped Trend?

  • Soil Renourishment: Does regenerative agriculture truly revitalize soil health and combat desertification?
  • Decarbonization: Can regenerative farming truly be a significant carbon sink?
  • Harvest Yields: How Regenerative agriculture consistently lead to increased harvests?
  • Field Efficacy: Does regenerative farming truly work in the field?
Fay Choo* Photo

Fay Choo*

  • Asia Cocoa Director
  • MARS
Jusrian Saubara O Yanda Photo

Jusrian Saubara O Yanda

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Arconesia
Kukuh A Waluyo* Photo

Kukuh A Waluyo*

  • Head of Field Solution
  • South East & Pakistan
  • Bayer Indonesia
Catur Utami Dewi* PhotoModerator

Catur Utami Dewi*

  • Global Rice Programme Director
  • Rikolto
10:15 - 11:00

The Rise of Biological Solutions for Sustainable Agriculture

Improving sustainable practice in agriculture with the use of biological and non-chemical products and technology:

  • BioFertilizer: How can farmers bring back essential nutrients to the soil without synthetic fertilizer?
  • BioStimulant: How do farmers promote crop growth and health without the use of harmful chemicals?
  • BioPesticide: How can bio-derived and mineral solutions be used to effectively combat pests and plant diseases in agriculture?
Alihan Tjohjono* Photo

Alihan Tjohjono*

  • Managing Director
  • PT. Prima Agro Tech
Chuck Margo* Photo

Chuck Margo*

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Corteva Agriscience
Dwi Satriyo Annurogo* Photo

Dwi Satriyo Annurogo*

  • Director
  • PT Petrokimia Gresik
Sastia Prama Putri* PhotoModerator

Sastia Prama Putri*

  • Assistant Professor of
  • Biotechnology Department
  • Osaka University
11:00 - 11:45

Smart & Efficient Farming with Artificial Intelligence

  • How can we leverage AI advancements in agriculture to harmonize decarbonization efforts and promote regenerative farming practices for cultivating sustainable landscapes in the future?
  • What strategies can be implemented to bridge the gap between Indonesia's current lag in AI adoption and global advancements in optimizing farming practices, particularly in precision farming and technology?
  • How can AI facilitate the generation of predictive and prescriptive insights to enhance the effectiveness of regenerative farming techniques and contribute to sustainable agriculture?
Jeremy Groeteke* Photo

Jeremy Groeteke*

  • Head of Computational Agronomy
  • Syngenta Group
Ranveer Chandra* Photo

Ranveer Chandra*

  • Managing Director Research
  • for Industry, Partner Manager
  • Networking Research Microsoft
Sam Eathington* Photo

Sam Eathington*

  • Chief Technology & Digital
  • Officer Corteva
Sara Olson* PhotoModerator

Sara Olson*

  • Senior Director of
  • Venture Investments
  • Agriculture Leaps by Bayer
13:00 - 13:30

Cultivating Food Security with Innovative School Meal
Strategies and Sustainable Agriculture.

  • How do innovative school meal strategies improve food security?
  • How can collaboration across sectors, including the food industry, enhance these strategies for better food security outcomes?
  • What role does sustainable agriculture play in ensuring nutritious food availability for school meal programs?
  • How can partnerships with local farmers and the food industry strengthen food security initiatives?
  • What legislative and regulatory measures are being considered to support sustainable agriculture and food security through school meal programs, addressing challenges like food waste and supply chain resilience, with input from the food industry?
Teten Masduki* Photo

Teten Masduki*

  • Minister of Cooperatives and Small
  • Medium Enterprises
  • Republic of Indonesia
Budisatrio Djiwandono* Photo

Budisatrio Djiwandono*

  • Vice Chairperson of Commision IV of
  • the House of Representatives
  • Republic of Indonesia
Dirgayuza Setiawan* Photo

Dirgayuza Setiawan*

  • Director of Business Development and
  • Portfolio Management
  • ID Food
Gita Wirjawan* PhotoModerator

Gita Wirjawan*

  • Advisory Board Chairman
  • School of Goverment and Public
  • Policy (SGPP)
13:30 - 14:15

GMO in Indonesia: A Dilemma Between Needs, Production, and Protection

  • How do GMOs contribute to enhancing production and sustainability in farming, with examples from global case studies?
  • What are the regulations governing GMOs in Indonesia, and how do they impact the development and utilization of GMOs in the country?
  • What potential benefits do GMOs offer for the agricultural industry in Indonesia, and how can they be maximized?
  • What are the ecological and safety considerations associated with GMOs, and how can they be effectively addressed in the Indonesian context?
Bambang Prasetya* Photo

Bambang Prasetya*

  • Chairman of Indonesia Biosafety
  • Committee, Komite Keamanan
  • Hayati, KKH-PRG Indonesia
Midzon L I Johannis* Photo

Midzon L I Johannis*

  • Head of Business
  • Sustainability Syngenta Indonesia
Zulhamsyah Imran* Photo

Zulhamsyah Imran*

  • Managing Director Research
  • for Industry, Partner Manager
  • Networking Research Microsoft
Puji Lestari PhotoModerator

Puji Lestari

  • Head of Agriculture and Food
  • Research
  • BRIN
14:15 - 15:00

Financing the Future of Sustainable Agriculture

  • Agricultural cooperative: How does the role of agricultural cooperatives improve farmers' access to financing?
  • Bank financing: How does bank accelerate access to financing for smallholder farmers?
  • Digital finance: How does digitizing finance helps smallholder farmers to access financing?
  • Income security: How can agricultural insurance ensure income security for farmers?
Jayen Mehta* Photo

Jayen Mehta*

  • Managing Director
  • Amul (GCMMF) India
Rose Goslinga* Photo

Rose Goslinga*

  • Co-Founder & President
  • PULA
Sitoyo Lopokoiyit* Photo

Sitoyo Lopokoiyit*

  • CEO
  • M-Pesa
Supari* Photo


  • Direktur Bisnis Mikro
  • Bank BRI
Aldi Adrian Hartanto PhotoModerator

Aldi Adrian Hartanto

  • Co-Founder & Managing Partner
  • Ascent Venture Groups
15:30 - 16:15

Agribusiness Supply Chains: E-Groceries Struggles and Strategies

  • What specific challenges do e-grocery businesses face in Indonesia that contribute to their high failure rate?
  • How do changes in consumer behavior affect the sustainability and success of e-groceries in Indonesia, leading to their frequent failures?
  • What lessons can be learned from the failures of e-grocery ventures in Indonesia to improve future digital retail strategies?
Amanda Cole* Photo

Amanda Cole*

  • Co-Founder & CEO
  • Sayurbox
David Setyadi Gunawan* Photo

David Setyadi Gunawan*

  • Founder & CEO
  • Eden Farm
Dien Wong* Photo

Dien Wong*

  • CEO
  • PasarMIKRO
William Gan* Photo

William Gan*

  • Co-Founder & VP Product
  • Tanihub
Elisa Suteja* PhotoModerator

Elisa Suteja*

  • Entrepreneur in Residence
  • East Venture
16:15 - 17:15

Indonesia Agriculture Outlook

  • Present and Future of Indonesian Agriculture: What are current challenges and opportunities in the agricultural sector?
  • Sustainability Trend: What is the current mindset and practices of Indonesian farmers in the recent years towards sustainability?
  • Technological Demand: How is the adoption of technology and Innovation by Indonesian agriculture entrepreneurs?
Agung Kurniawan Photo

Agung Kurniawan

  • Executive Director
  • Croplife Indonesia
Dr. Bayu Krishnamurthi* Photo

Dr. Bayu Krishnamurthi*

  • Ketua Umum
  • AAI (Asosiasi Agribisnis Indonesia)
Dwi Andreas Santosa* Photo

Dwi Andreas Santosa*

  • Ketua Umum
  • Asosiasi Bank Benih dan Teknologi Tani Indonesia
Mindo Sianipar* Photo

Mindo Sianipar*

  • Ketua Asosiasi
  • Perusahaan Alat & Mesin Pertanian Indonesia
Gunawan Sutio* Photo

Gunawan Sutio*

  • Ketua Umum
  • Asosiasi Bio Agro Input Indonesia (ABI)
Uni Zulfiani Lubis* PhotoModerator

Uni Zulfiani Lubis*

  • Senior Journalism & Editor in Chief
  • IDN Times

*To Be Confirmed

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