Held in Brussels, Belgium on September 19th to the 21st, Zenith Global Vertical Farming World 2022 will bring together vertical farming operators, investors, suppliers, advisers, and participants to help the community debate and shape the future of the flourishing sector.

After two successful years online, this third installment of the annual vertical farming event is designed to be the “highest level” and most industry-dedicated event of the year. The three-day Congress includes insightful conference sessions, presentations and panel discussions, visits to local vertical farming operations, extensive networking opportunities, as well as a gala dinner where the 2022 Vertical Farming World Awards will be presented.

Zenith Global’s Vertical Farming World Awards are designed to celebrate excellence and innovation across the industry and on an international scale.

2022 Award Categories


  • Best Crop Innovation
  • Best Crop Enhancement
  • Best Yield Improvement


  • Best Lighting Development
  • Best AI/Automation Development
  • Best Climate Control Innovation
  • Best Farm Design Innovation


  • Best Energy Efficiency
  • Best Sustainability Initiative
  • Best Community Initiative


  • Best Brand Marketing
  • Best Retail Innovation
  • Best at Home Innovation
  • Best New Business