IBF Services has been named in research and academic institutions, both nationally and internationally focusing in its area of specialties, as well as with scientific partners who collaborate in the consolidation of current services available and in the development of new solutions suitable to meet the needs of the end customers. The company promotes research activities and benefits from the technological transfers that these institutions provide. IBF Servizi has also a scientific committee comprised of experts recognized for their scientific qualifications and professionalism. The Scientific Committee is an advisory body of coordination and scientific direction that supports IBF Servizi in modeling and improving data processing. The Scientific Committee coordinates the continuous updating of services IBF Servizi offers, allowing for contsant supply of state-of-the-art services.

SCIENTIFIC PARTNERS

CONSIGLIO NAZIONALE DELLE RICERCHE – ISTITUTO PER IL RILEVAMENTO ELETTROMAGNETICO DELL'AMBIENTE (IREA)
LAND OBSERVATION AND GEO-SPATIAL DATA MANAGEMENT TO SUPPORT AGROPRACTICES
  • • Acquiring data by remote sensor satellites, aerial and UAV platforms and their analysis
  • • Development of solutions for geo-spatial data processing aimed at monitoring the dynamic positioning of crops and identifying anomalies and intra field variables.
  • • Development of prototypes for precision agriculture’s Spatial Data Infrastructure and software to automate the data analytics workflow.
UNIVERSITÀ DELLA TUSCIA – DIPARTIMENTO DI SCIENZE AGRARIE E FORESTALI (DAFNE)
MANAGE SITE-SPECIFIC AGRONOMIC PRACTICES
  • • Development of data analysis solutions aimed at supporting the creation of prescription maps for variable rate fertilization
  • • Running field trials and data acquisition for mapping and treatment of weeds
  • • Experimentation in the methodologies of characterizing soil properties
UNIVERSITÀ DEGLI STUDI DI PADOVA – DIPARTIMENTO TERRITORIO E SISTEMI AGRO-FORESTALI (TESAF)
PRECISION AGRICULTURE MECHANIZATION
  • • Support agricultural mechanization and digital technology solutions
  • • Study and test precision livestock solutions
  • • Experiment on precision agriculture techniques and mechanization on viticulture
MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY – DEPARTMENT OF EARTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES
SIMULATING AND FORECASTING MODELS
  • • Development of solutions used for estimating production’s spatial and temporal variability
  • • Water Balance models simulations to support targeted irrigation scenarios
  • • Development of forecasting model solutions
UNIVERSITÀ DEGLI STUDI DI TERAMO
COORDINATE SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES AND CLASSES ON PA
  • • Coordination and organization of post-graduate master courses and technical training courses in PA
  • • Technology transfer activities to support management practices for herbaceous and horticulture
  • • Study and testing of management practices in conservative agriculture and sustainable production