GreenTech announces nominees for Innovation Awards 2019

Thu 16/05/2019 by Richard Wilkinson
GreenTech announces nominees for Innovation Awards 2019

Exhibitors at the GreenTech exposition to be held in Amsterdam next month submitted 50 innovations for the GreenTech Innovation Awards 2019. This number represents an increase from last year’s edition and shows the enormous developments in the horticultural sector. The winners will be announced during the official opening of GreenTech on Tuesday 11 June 2019.

An expert jury selected 18 nominees from all entries in four categories namely ‘Innovation’, ‘Sustainability’, ‘Impact’ and ‘Concept’. All the entries for the awards will be part of the GreenTech Innovation Route. The nominees for the Innovation Awards will be showcased at the InnovationLAB.

Nominations per category

Category: GreenTech Innovation Award 2019

Autonomous crop management – Delphy B.V.

ISO Bulb Planting Machine – ISO Group

Koppert scout-app – Koppert Biological Systems

Rubion – Octinion

Ridder CO2 Optimizer – Ridder

Category: GreenTech Sustainability Award 2019

Hortinergy – Climate modelling and analysis – Agrithermic

Growfoam – Foamplant

Hortiled Top 120v19 – Hortilux Schréder

EcoExpert – Modiform

Ridder NoNa+ – Ridder

Category: GreenTech Impact Award 2019

SuprimAir Greenhouse – Certhon

VA Grow Vertical Farm – KE GrowAir BV + Orange Climate Agri

Ridder Co-Creation Climate Screens – Ridder

Category: GreenTech Concept Award 2019

Phycotrone – MEG – Augmented Photobiology

The Fiberglas Greenhouse Roof – Bordeso BV

Medical Grow Rolling Container – Bosman Van Zaal

Nexus with E-meta Intelligence – Van der Ende Groep

e-Gro – Grodan – Part of the ROCKWOOL Group

For further information about the Innovation Awards please visit


The jury of the GreenTech Innovation Awards 2019 consists of:

Deputy chairman: Harm Maters, AVAG (Netherlands)

Silke Hemming, Wageningen University & Research (Germany)

Peter Zwinkels, Tecknokas (Netherlands)

Mark Durno, Rockstart (United Kingdom)

Perry van Adrichem, Horti-Tech B.V. (Netherlands)

Wolfgang Steiner, Gemüsebau Steiner GmbH & Co KG (Germany)

The jury’s advisory committee consists of:

Enrico Verhoef, United Farms (Mexico)

Roger Abbenhuis, Onder Glas/In Greenhouses (Netherlands)

Heinrich Dressler, Gärtnerbörse (Germany)

Brian Sparks, Greenhouse Grower (USA)

Leonardo Capitano, Vivai Capitanio (Italy)

Further information and registration

Interested in the GreenTech? Please visit for more information and registration. Registration is free of charge until 3 June. After 3 June the online registration fee will be €40 including VAT per person, and €70 including VAT at the entrance desk.

About GreenTech

GreenTech brings people and technology together to increase growth, productivity, sustainability, inspiration and pleasure in horticulture. We do this because we believe that improvement and innovation in horticulture will contribute to the wellbeing for people. GreenTech takes place at RAI Amsterdam. The GreenTech Tradeshow – with 470 exhibitors from the horticulture technology sector and an estimated 11,000 visitors from all over the world – will take place from 11 – 13 June.

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