Innovative Approaches and Applications for Sustainable Rural Development

8th International Conference, HAICTA 2017, Chania, Crete, Greece, September 21-24, 2017, Selected Papers

  • Alexandros Theodoridis
  • Athanasios Ragkos
  • Michail Salampasis
Conference proceedings HAICTA 2017

Part of the Springer Earth System Sciences book series (SPRINGEREARTH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxviii
  2. Contemporary Views of Rural Development, Sustainability and Cooperation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Athanasios Ragkos, Georgia Koutouzidou, Stavriani Koutsou, Dimitrios Roustemis
      Pages 3-21
    3. Bojan Srdjevic, Zorica Srdjevic, Yvonilde Dantas Pinto Medeiros
      Pages 59-84
    4. Andrea Pisanelli, Claudia Consalvo, Giuseppe Russo, Marco Ciolfi, Endro Martini, Marco Lauteri et al.
      Pages 85-99
  3. Novel Technologies and Innovative Farming Systems to Support Rural Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 101-101
    2. Konstantinos Papageorgiou, Evanthia Petridou, Georgios Filioussis, Alexandros Theodoridis, Ioannis Grivas, Odysseas Moschidis et al.
      Pages 103-117
    3. Ian Rose, Daniel Martin-Collado, Stefano Orsini, Rafaelle Zanoli, David Yañez-Ruiz, Konstantinos Zaralis et al.
      Pages 119-130
    4. Eleni G. Symeonaki, Konstantinos G. Arvanitis, Dimitrios D. Piromalis
      Pages 147-167
    5. Jan Masner, Jan Jarolímek, Michal Stočes, Pavel Šimek, Jiří Vaněk, Vladimír Očenášek
      Pages 169-184
  4. ICT Applications in Agribusiness and New Business Models in the Agri-food Sector

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 185-185
    2. Stratos Kartsonakis, Evangelos Grigoroudis, Michalis Neofytou
      Pages 187-204
    3. Rosa Misso, Monica Varlese, Gian Paolo Cesaretti
      Pages 221-233
    4. Vladimír Očenášek, Jiří Vaněk, Pavel Šimek, Michal Stočes, Jan Jarolímek, Jan Masner
      Pages 257-270
    5. Gianluigi De Pascale, Piermichele La Sala, Nicola Faccilongo, Claudio Zaza
      Pages 271-285
  5. New Methods for High Quality Agricultural Products and Environmental Protection

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 303-303
    2. Anatolii Karelov, Natalia Kozub, Igor Sozinov, Oksana Sozinova, Athanasios G. Mavromatis, Ioannis N. Xynias
      Pages 305-324
    3. Dimitra Papaefthimiou, Sotirios Kontogiannis, Angelos Chatzimparmpas, George Kokkonis, Stavros Valsamidis
      Pages 325-353
    4. Aliki D. Muradova, Georgios K. Tairidis, Georgios E. Stavroulakis
      Pages 355-370
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 387-400

Other volumes

  1. Innovative Approaches and Applications for Sustainable Rural Development
    8th International Conference, HAICTA 2017, Chania, Crete, Greece, September 21-24, 2017, Selected Papers
  2. 8th International Conference, HAICTA 2017, Chania, Crete, Greece, September 21–24, 2017, Revised Selected Papers

About these proceedings


This book presents proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies in Agriculture, Food and Environment (HAICTA 2017) which examine sustainable rural development in the context of environmental, economic, and the socio-cultural dimension. This book raises awareness of the importance of sustainable management in agriculture using examples of actual industry cases, sustainable management practices, new forms of rural cooperation and entrepreneurship.



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Editors and affiliations

  • Alexandros Theodoridis
    • 1
  • Athanasios Ragkos
    • 2
  • Michail Salampasis
    • 3
  1. 1.Laboratory of Animal Production Economics, School of Veterinary MedicineAristotle University of ThessalonikiThessalonikiGreece
  2. 2.Agricultural Economics Research InstituteHAO DemeterAthensGreece
  3. 3.Department of InformaticsTEI of ThessalonikiThessalonikiGreece

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-02311-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-02312-6
  • Series Print ISSN 2197-9596
  • Series Online ISSN 2197-960X
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