Welcome to the 14th European Conference on Precision Agriculture

Unleashing the potential of precision agriculture

The 14th European Conference on Precision Agriculture will showcase the results of ongoing research and applications in precision agriculture. Organised under the auspices of the International Society of Precision Agriculture (ISPA), by the Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences of the University of Bologna, the ECPA sessions will present Precision Agriculture from the viewpoint of scientists, crop consultants, advisors, extension personnel, agronomists, producers, and other practitioners. 

We look forward to seeing you in Bologna, July 2-6, 2023!

General Program Topics

  • PA in arable crops, horticulture, vineyards and orchards, livestock production and aquaculture
  • Precision protection, nutrition, water management
  • Machinery and equipment for PA
  • Software for PA
  • Environmental monitoring, observation & measurement applied to PA
  • Data & Image Analysis
  • Biometry applied to PA
  • Innovation adoption and future developments, societal and regulation issues
  • ... and more


Examples of session topics: 


Proximal and Remote Sensing, Satellite-based applications

Applications of Unmanned Aerial Systems

Smart Weather Forecasts

Embedded sensing systems

Site-Specific Nutrients Management

Site-Specific Seed Management

Drainage Optimization and Variable Rate Irrigation

Geostatistics, mapping and spatial data analysis

Robotics, Guidance and Automation

Economic and social aspects of Precision Agriculture

Education in Precision Agriculture

On Farm Experimentation

Decision Support Systems, Software, Data Mining