Member - Connecterra

We are building an Artificial Intelligence that will grow food sustainably to feed future generations.

Type Startup or self-employed
Founder 2015
Company Size 21
Member Type
Founders Yasir Khokhar & Saad Ansari
Headquarters 1033 SE Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Ida is the world's first dairy farmers' assistant powered by artificial intelligence. Ida helps you run an efficient dairy farm by learning cow behaviors.
Ida has demonstrated productivity improvements of 30% on dairy farms. Ida does this by learning the behavior of dairy farmers and dairy cows.
Headquarters 1033 SE Amsterdam, Netherlands

SDG’s of application

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
Clean Water and
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Affordable and
Clean Energy
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Industry, Innovation
and Infrastructure
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SDG 11
Sustainable Cities
and Communities
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SDG 12
Responsible Consumption
and production
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--- Meet Ida, an artificial intelligence powered dairy farmer --- Ida is a dairy farmer’s assistant. It learns the behavior of farmers and cows and provides dairy farmers with insights and recommendations to help improve farm productivity and livelihood of farmers. --- Improve farming labor quality --- Ida is learning from thousands of cows and farms from around the world; it has the ability to improve the skill level of farmers globally. ---Clear productivity improvements & ROI --- In our feasibility assessment we have calculated that Ida will help farmers increase productivity per animal by 22%+. ROIs is 2-3x. ---Better than the average human farmer --- Ida is better than humans at detecting common problems on the farm and is learning more. Ida combines state-of- the-art technologies to deliver the power of AI learning and democratize farming knowledge. --- Self-improving adviser --- Ida learns about the dairy farm and helps the farmer run more efficient operations. Ida gets feedback from farmers and improves its detections and recommendations over time. --- A multi-billion market opportunity --- With Ida in we are aiming at an annual market opportunity of at least €385m by 2023 from the overall €1.4bn global market for connected cows. --- Addresses the key performance factor of dairy cows --- Health & well-being of cows are the main factors responsible for the difference in cow’s milk production. --- Versatile detection technology --- Sensors monitor cows’ activities & collect raw data, which is processed by AI to detect 7 various types of cow behavior —such as walking, eating, ruminating (chewing) & others. A stellar team that includes engineers, business developers & dairy farmers Connecterra is a team of high quality engineers & business developers who held senior positions at Microsoft, Intel & prominent R&D organization TNO (NL) --- A top 100 global AgriTech disruptor --- We have won numerous innovation competitions (including the 1st prize at 2015 Web Summit pitching event).

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Available inWorldwideCategories of applicationResponsible consumption and productionSector of applicationAgriculture and farming for food production Status Implemented