Eka Hosts Webinar: The Era of Digital Architecture – Are You Prepared?
Leading commodity experts from Sapient Global Markets and Eka to present essential research and technology to meet the changing needs of the agriculture value chain.
Eka Software Solutions, the leading global provider of Smart Commodity Management software solutions, announced today it will host the webinar “The Era of Digital Architecture – Are You Prepared” on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 11:00 ET. The webinar features leading commodity experts from Sapient Global Marketsand Eka Software Solutions. Brian Bruce, Jake Riley, and Pranjal Srivastavathree from Sapient will discuss concepts from Riley’s white paper “Agriculture: an Industry Ripe for Disruption” and explore how agriculture companies can create integrated digital ecosystems to enhance farming. Michael Schwartz, CMO of Eka, will discuss how Eka’s CTRM software and Commodity Analytics Cloud solutions enable agriculture companies to better manage risk and improve operations and performance.
- The webinar will cover:
- – How increasing yields will not keep pace with the growing world demand for agricultural products
- – What essential steps are required to meet demand
- – Opportunities for technology to provide step-change improvements in efficiency and productivity
- – How precision farming will change agriculture dynamics
– How new technology like drones and the Internet of Things (IoT) will change the game
“Food demand is expected to grow up to 98 percent by 2050. The adoption of advanced technology is the only way that farm yields will increase enough to meet the demand,” said Michael Schwartz, CMO of Eka. “Eka’s Commodity Analytics Cloud manages and analyses the explosion of data from IoT sensors and other sources to enable precision farming. It provides analytics at multiple points along the agriculture value chain helping companies to profitably server their customers.”
Visit The Era of Digital Agriculture – Are You Prepared? to register for the webinar.
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About Eka Software Solutions
Eka is the global leader in providing Smart Commodity Management software solutions. Eka’s analytics-driven, end-to-end Commodity Management platform enables companies to efficiently and profitably meet the challenges of complex and volatile markets.
The company’s best-of-breed solutions manage commodity trading, enterprise risk, compliance, procurement, supply chain, operations, logistics, bulk handling, processing, and decision support. Eka partners with customers to accelerate growth, increase profitability, improve operational control, and manage risks and exposures.
Eka is a team of 315 staff with offices in the Americas, Asia, Australia, and EMEA, serving a rapidly growing global client base across multiple commodity segments.