Inc42 And Microsoft Present ‘The Dialogue’ On Agritech For India’s Next Billion
While technology has undoubtedly revamped healthcare, financial services and digitisation for SMBs, arguably its biggest impact will be seen in agriculture and farming. According to a recent EY report, the adoption of agritech presents a market potential of $24 Bn by 2025.
Though it is evident that the pandemic affected the sector immensely, what are the bigger challenges in agritech and the agricultural value chain that startups are tackling and which areas have seen the biggest impact?
Tos answer such questions, the third episode from the four-part series of Inc42 and Microsoft, ‘The Dialogue’, is focussing on ‘Agritech For India’s Next Billion: How Startups Are Redefining India’s Rural Economy’. The session was moderated by the cofounder and CEO of Inc42, Vaibhav Vardhan, joined by notaries such as Hemendra Mathur, venture partner at Bharat Innovation Fund; Sateesh Nukala, CEO and cofounder of BigHaat India; Krishna Kumar, founder and CEO of CropIn Technology; and Sangeeta Bavi, director, startup ecosystem at Microsoft India.
The discussion is live now, stream it here.