Joint session of GODAN, agGateway and APAN at APAN45

On March 28, I chaired a session data interoperability, which was jointly organized by the 3 entities.  (

agGateway is an initiative of the AgroIndustry to achieve interoperabilit. Jim Wilson, CEO of the agGateway global network opened the session and explained the semantic problems in making equipment speak to each other.  Several other speakers described the problem of data interoperability in their  area of work.  I specificaly introduced the "goFAIR" movement and the  Agrisemantics initiatve ( in this context. I pointed out the necessity to bridge, between research and field data.  All partners decided to intensify the collaboration.