George Beers

coordinator of the Large Scale Pilot on Internet of Farm & Food (IoF2020)
Wageningen Research (WR)
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  Dr. George Beers is a Horticultural Engineer. He holds a PhD in Management Science with a thesis on project management. He is a specialist in strategic information management in agribusiness. His core competence is connecting different worlds. Dr. Beers works for Wageningen since 1991 in several research and management positions in which he kept a balance between program management in research and innovation and organization development.  He was Scientific Director of the co-innovation program Agri Chain Competences (1998-2001), founder and CEO of the Green Knowledge Cooperation (innovation agricultural education system, 2004-2010). Between 1999 and 2004 Dr. Beers held a professorship as the Chair ICT in Agribusiness at Wageningen University. From 2011-2014 he resided in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia initiating and implementing the Saudi Agricultural Informations Centre. He is coordinating large scale EU projects on the field of Future Internet in AgriFood. Since January 2017 he is coordinator of the Large Scale Pilot on Internet of Farm & Food (IoF2020).  

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