SmartROOT Project Close-Out Plenary Meeting 

On Thursday 31/08/2023, the fourth and final meeting of the Erasmus+ project SmartROOT: Smart faRming innOvatiOn Training was held in Kozani, Greece. The overal achievements and progress of the project were discussed and finalised.

Agenda

Welcome and Meeting Arrangement

Project overview

  • Project Overview & Achievements 
  • Outputs & events 
  • Financial Management 
  • Final reporting  

Presenter: Dr. Bibi Matina (UOWM) 

Output 1 (O1) Mixed Farming System (MFS) e-Book 

  • Overview & Achievements  
  • Future plan & exploitation  

Presenter: Ms. Anna Triantafyllou (UOWM) 

Output 2 (O2) Open Hub for Knowledge Exchange 

  • Overview & Achievements  
  • Future plan & exploitation

Presenter: Mr. Athanasios Liatifis (UOWM) 

Output 3 (O3) SmartROOT Virtual Farm Hub

  • Overview & Achievements  
  • Future plan & exploitation

Presenter: Mr. Yiannis Tsampoulatidis (INFALIA)

Lunch Break

Output 4 (O4) Mixed Farming System (MFS) Educational Management Platform

  • Overview & Achievements  
  • Future plan & exploitation  

Presenter: Ms.  Morgane Rumeau (AGRIVI) 

Output 5 (O5) Augmented Reality Learning Environment 

  • Overview & Achievements  
  • Future plan & exploitation  

Presenter: Dr. Thomas Lagkas (IHU)

Output 6 (O6) SmartROOT Assessment Toolkit and Curriculum preparation 

  • Overview & Achievements  
  • Future plan & exploitation  

Presenter: Dr. Lena Lidfors (SLU)

Project Dissemination activities 

  • Overview & Achievements 

Presenter: Ms. Concha Ávila (FIAB) 

Project Dissemination activities 

  • Closure of the Meeting & Departure  

How to reach University of Western Macedonia:

The most efficient route to Kozani is from Thessaloniki airport.
KTEL Macedonia offers multiple daily routes to Kozani.
Once you reach KTEL Kozani, taxis are always available at the main entrance (4-6 euro to reach any of the recommended hotels listed below)

Regarding hotels, we recommend the following hotels:

  1. Aliakmon Hotel: the hotel is located near the city center (a 5 minute walk)
  2. Katerina Hotel: the hotel is located a bit further from the city center ( a 10-15 minute walk)
  3. Ermionio Hotel: right at the city center.
  4. Anesis Hotel: the hotel is located near the city center (a 5 minute walk)

Do not hesitate to use the online reservation forms each hotel offers.

Should you require any assistance or have any questions please send an email to ithaca@uowm.gr