The AgTech Lab 2020

The AgTech Lab at the Innovation Village is Uganda’s launchpad for leading innovators and entrepreneurs with ideas and solutions that can revolutionize the Agriculture sector.

The Innovation Village is building an entire ecosystem of entrepreneurs and innovators solving the biggest challenges, from helping entrepreneurs launch and grow high-impact ventures to attracting global opportunities.

The AgTech Lab

Agriculture is fundamental to Uganda’s economy, contributing significantly to GDP and employment, however, it is remains stifled by a number of challenges. Today, technology presents an opportunity to transform agriculture through Commercialization, Aggregation, and Agri-business and can ensure efficient operation of the value chain activities as well as increasing access to market information for better decision making.

The Innovation Village is working with Mukwano, Nucafe, Welthungerlife, and UNDCF among other firms on the AgTech Lab.

Some of the focus areas in the lab include:

  • Value chain management
  • Off taker models
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Artificial Intelligence (A.I.)
  • Drone technology

How to Apply

Interested in joining the AgTech lab? Please fill your details in the link below;

Click here to Apply

Competition, Fellowships

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