Build your team. Enter the digital agriculture
competition of the year, and compete for valuable
MAIN PRIZE: 3000 EUR
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 06.10.2022.
The competition takes four weeks. Every week you resolve simulated agriculture problems of real farms in a virtual environment. Your solutions shall be uploaded in the market leader agriculture farm management software, AgroVIR, where you will get access to tons of data of the virtual farm you work on – do not worry, we will teach you how to use the software as well.
The competition goes on for four weeks in a virtual environment. At the beginning of each week, we will provide you with the parameters of the specific farm, make the production data available and define the agricultural / management problems you have to work out the solution.
Be ready with your team. Process the information. Develop a solution. Optimize input procurement, develop the machine park, make real management decisions and record your solution which will be evaluated by a professional jury.
You can be part of a community, where you can establish life-long connections with talented young members of the agricultural sector and build excellent professional partnerships with the representatives of companies.
Entry deadline: 06.10.2022.
Teams of 3-4 students with an active status are eligible to enter.
The top ten teams automatically qualify for Agrovirtus Academy (digital or on-site, as you wish), where you will be trained by renowned experts and managers with full board accommodation. The Academy will be concluded by the finals where the top five teams can compete.
Entry deadline: 06 October 2022
Online preparation for registered teams: 15 October 2022
Qualifiers: 18 October – 15 November 2022
The 10 best teams of the qualifiers will get into the Agrovirtus Academy which is organised in Budapest, Hungary where all your expenses are covered by the organisers.
Agrovirtus Academy: 1-3 December 2022
Date of the qualifiers:
18 October – 15 November 2022
During the qualifiers, we simulate various situations in the AgroVIR farm management system based on real data from real farms.
The team will receive tasks related to these issues every Monday for 5 weeks. They have to solve these tasks in this system, so the qualifiers take place online.
The top 10 teams of the qualifiers will get into Agrovirtus Academy, where we will train you for three days with full board accommodation.
Date of Agrovirtus Academy:
1-3 December 2022
The top 10 teams of the Agrovirtus qualifiers will get into Agrovirtus Academy (Budapest, Hungary).
During the two days of the Academy interesting specialist lectures, trainings, and workshops will be held, your accommodation and meals are on us of course.
Team members qualified for the academy are awarded with a degree in “Digital Farm management”, which can be used in resumes, scholarships, or job applications.
Semifinals will be held at the Academy, where the top five teams will be chosen, and qualify for the finals on 3 December.
Date of the Agrovirtus finals:
3 December 2022 (Budapest, Hungary)
The top 5 teams of the Agrovirtus semifinals will qualify for the finals.
We will not give away the tasks of the finals of course but be prepared for exciting challenges and a jury composed of renowned professionals. Tasks of the finals will be announced in the morning, and after a few hours of preparation, the final competition begins in the early afternoon.
Are you interested?
Register and let agrovirtus begin!
Teams of 3-4 students are eligible to register for the competition from any department of any university. If you decided to get started and the team is ready, submit the names and contact information of the team members to us.
Would you like to learn more?
Register for our online info-day!
Before the competition, we hold an online briefing day (on zoom) where we will have lots of interesting information, but you can also ask questions. Do not forget to register for the briefing day so we can send you the link!
Info days: 15 and 22 September 2022 / Qualifiers: 10 October – 06 November 2022
Dr. Csaba Gyuricza Head of Jury
Rector - Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Chief Executive Officer - Mezőhegyes National Stud Farm Ltd.
Head of Division - Bayer Crop Science
Chief Executive Officer - AgroVIR Ltd.
Chief Executive Officer - Talentis Agro Ltd.
Chief Executive Officer - EXATA GROUP, as
Director - Blue Planet Climate Protection Foundation
Chief Executive Officer - Baki Agrocentrum Ltd.
Finalists can also present online and participate virtually
The minds behind the Agrovirtus contest
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