Co-founder and the CEO of Agroknow
Nikos Manouselis is a co-founder and the CEO of Agroknow, a company that aims to deliver its mission to find, connect & deliver agriculture and food information worldwide. He is always seeking in addressing challenges related to the management, sharing and discovery of agricultural data by bringing people together and changing the agenda.
Nikos has a diploma in Electronics & Computer Engineering, a M.Sc. in Operational Research, a M.Sc. in Electronics & Computer Engineering, and a PhD on agricultural information management and an extensive experience in designing and coordinating large scale initiatives related to the organisation, sharing, and discovery of agricultural information for research, education and innovation.
Among other things, Nikos is now in charge at the Data Ecosystem Working Group of the Global Open Data in Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) initiative. He is interested in ways in which open agricultural data & models can be the base upon which a new business ecosystem may formed to facilitate agricultural and technological innovation. He has recently published a position paper titled "Can Europe lead a data revolution in agriculture and food?”