Iamus Technologies, an Irish start-up that designed a welfare monitoring robot that combines artificial intelligence (AI) and automation, has been named as a finalist for the 2021 Future Food Asia Award.
“The 2021 Future Food Asia Award finals represents a massive opportunity for Iamus to raise our profile in the key Asia market. Iamus has already established a significant pipeline of customers in the region, including a trial commencing in Thailand later this year,” Shane Kiernan, CEO, Iamus Technologies, said in a statement.
“The opportunity to pitch at the Future Food Asia Award finals to an audience that can further expand access to potential customers and investors is a massive opportunity for us to continue to deliver on our mission.”
The company is one of 10 agtech start-ups that have been invited to pitch their innovations to investors to investors, industry leaders and sector experts at the 2021 Future Food Asia virtual conference that takes place June 7-11, 2021. One company will be awarded a US$100,000 prize.
Data-driven decisions on broiler production
The AI and autonomous solution constantly monitors key welfare and environmental variables in the chicken shed. This helps farmers make data-driven decisions that can help improve efficiency, sustainability, biosecurity and animal welfare.