This week we have been in AgroBank Conference, focused on “The future of the pig sector” held in the Lleida local market on July 5. The Conference are part of AgroBank, the line of agrarian business of CaixaBank directed to the agricultural sector.
The Conference was inaugurated and presided by Àngel Ros Domingo, Mayor of Lleida and president of Mercolleida; Jaume Masana, Territorial Director of CaixaBank in Catalonia; Juan Antonio Alcaraz, CEO of CaixaBank; Teresa Masjuan, General Director of Agriculture and Livestock of DARP and Carlos Cabanas, General Secretary of Agriculture and Food of MAPAMA.
These annual Conference is a meeting between professionals and experts from the livestock sector, organized with the aim to analyze the current situation and future prospects of the pig sector, strategic in the Lleida economy.
The two main topics discussed during the day, which aroused great interest among the participants, were the responsibility of our dear friend Dr. Carles Buxadé Carbó, Professor emeritus of the Polytechnic University of Madrid, who presented the “Strengths and weaknesses of the pig sector; Perspectives “; And of Carlos Piñeiro, Director of PigCHAMP Pro Europa, who founded the “Digital transformation and the internet of swine things“.
The round table was moderated by Francesc Ollé, manager of Mercolleida and was based on “The present and the future of the pig sector“.
Consulta el programa completo de la Jornada.