[SIP] International Smart Food Chain Symposium 2020

Updated: October 14, 2020 (Wednesday)

On November 5, 2020 (Japan Standard Time), we will host the International Smart Food Chain Symposium 2020 (Hosts: Smart Food Chain Consortium, a project of Technologies for Smart Bio-industry and Agriculture Project, by the Cross-ministerial Strategic Innovation Promotion Program (SIP), National Agriculture and Food Research Organization (NARO) and Keio Research Institute at SFC ).

The conference will cover topics such as the effects of smart food chains on the distribution economy business side and food safety issues, including the new coronavirus. We will have a poster session with an online conference system, a keynote speech via a live feed from FAO's Rome headquarters, and a panel discussion including a live feed from Thailand and Vietnam. We hope you will join us.


International Smart Food Chain Symposium 2020 -Discussing a globally Connected Platform to Optimize the Production, Distribution, and Consumption of Agricultural Products and Foods -

Date and Time

Thursday, November 5, 2020, 11:00-14:50 JST
This symposium will be livestreamed live in Japan and abroad (FAO Rome, Thailand and Vietnam) (partly pre-recorded)


Held Online
(Information on how to participate will be sent to you by email at the end of October)

Attendance Fee



Please use the registration form below to register.(Entry closes on Oct 30, 17:00 JST)

Program Description and contact information