The list of nominees and winners over the last 30 years is long and varied. Each year, an independent professional panel of judges assesses the candidates’ qualifications according to established criteria. The field of entries from the entire sector is both broad and different. Nevertheless, they all have something in common: the companies have been deeply rooted in horticulture for many generations and the entrepreneurs are sincerely and highly-motivated to do their jobs well. That is what makes the work of the panel of judges is so special.
For the Robotization and data-driven horticulture (digitization) theme prize, the expert team is available, consisting of Martin Mul, business developer of TU Delft AgTech Institute,Erik Pekkeriet, Program manager of Agro Food Robotics at WUR and Colinda de Beer, Business Developer Horticulture of Innovation Quarter.
The professional jury consists of: