The University is situated in a green campus that straddles close to the Acropolis, at the heart of the ancient Olive Grove. The Smart Farming Technology Group (SFTGroup) has experience in the application of new technologies in agriculture, including agricultural robotics, artificial intelligence, digital platform and precision agriculture application. The group coordinates the H2020 OPTIMA Project (2018-2022) and has participated in several H2020 projects, such as DiTECT, IPMWorks, AgriCapture, Ploutos, BigDataGrapes, SHERPA, POLIRURAL, Innoseta, EURAKNOS, IoF2020, APOLLO. It has coordinated the H2020 Smart-AKIS (2016-2018) and GATES project (2017-2019). It is also responsible to deploy smart farming activities at the Smart Rural Village Network (2020-2025).