Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit
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The inaugural Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit in Brooklyn, NY on June 20-21, 2018 will focus on the role that vertical and indoor farming can have in serving local, regional and national food systems, and new opportunities for investment and collaboration. Use the registration code GRS300 for the Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit Special Discount for Greenroofs.com Readers.
The Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit presents new opportunities for investment and collaboration in the fast-growing fields of indoor and vertical farming.
Focused on the role of indoor agriculture in local, regional and national food systems, the summit will connect a unique mix of operators, food producers, technology developers, plant scientists, food buyers, retailers, financiers, utility operators and city planners. Join us as we explore the innovation, business models and partnerships that are needed to scale this fast-emerging industry.
The Summit will share best practice from around the world and uncover how advances in AI, automation, lighting, environmental control and plant science are set to transform these systems in the future. Indoor AgTech will offer new opportunities for networking and partnerships with senior-level innovators and business leaders in the sector.
Our events are geared to maximize networking opportunities with breakout networking space, social drinks, a 1:1 meeting tool and dedicated meetings room.
Building Sustainable, Profitable and Healthy Food Systems
The theme of this year’s Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit is:
Building Sustainable, Profitable and Healthy Food Systems.
The program will explore the building and investing in more sustainable, profitable and healthy food systems.
The Role of Indoor & Vertical Farming as Part of the Regional & National Food System:
• Matrix of Success: Operations & Systems that are Set to Scale Rapidly
• Opportunities in Global Markets (Middle East, China & Asia)
• Commercial Collaborations & Partnerships for Succeeding in a Crowded Market
• Crops, Robotics & Automation: Engineering Systems for Enhanced Efficiency
• Plant Science: Optimising Traits to Indoor Systems
• Matching Capital & De-Risking Early Stage Investment
• Future Markets: Nutraceuticals & Pharmaceuticals
• Nurturing the Innovation Ecosystem & Entrepreneurial Spirit
• Technology Showcase of Innovative Solutions for the Sector
Industry leaders from around the globe will explore the commercial strategies, business models and partnerships needed to scale this emerging industry, and unveil the latest innovations in automation, lighting, environmental control and plant science.
Launching June 20-21, 2018 in Brooklyn, NY, the Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit is part of the acclaimed World Agri-Tech Innovation Series organized by Rethink Events and is co-located with the Future Food-Tech summit.
Eric Leroy Adams, Borough President, BROOKLYN, USA
Dave Rosenberg, CEO, AERO FARMS, USA
Dave Vosberg, CFO & SVP Strategy, FRESH BOX FARMS, USA
Tim Heydon, CEO, SHENANDOAH, CANADA
Arama Kukutai, Managing Director, FINISTERE VENTURES, USA
Sanjeev Krishnan, Managing Director and CIO, S2G VENTURES, USA
John Reich, Scientific Programme Director, FFAR, USA
John Purcell, Global Vegetables R&D Lead, MONSANTO COMPANY, USA
Osnat Michaeli, Co-Founder & CMO, INFARM, GERMANY
Viraj Puri, Co-Founder & CEO, GOTHAMGREENS, USA
Abby Craig Prior, Vice President of Business Development, BRIGHT FARMS, USA
Tobias Peggs, CEO, SQUARE ROOTS URBAN GROWERS, USA
See the entire list of Speakers and the full Agenda.
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Don’t Miss the Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit, June 20-21, 2018 at the New Lab, Cumberland Gate in Brooklyn
Dates: June 20-21, 2018
Venue: The New Lab, Cumberland Gate, Brooklyn, New York, USA
For full information and to book please visit: https://indooragtechnyc.com/
~ Rethink Events
About Rethink Events:
Bringing together the best minds in the industry, Rethink Events’ international series of conferences identify and assess new technology investment opportunities in agriculture, food, water and waste. We address the issues most crucial to investors and developers. After extensive research, we create hard-hitting agendas, rich in content, and featuring the industry’s most influential figures. Through intensive debate and valuable networking, key contacts are made and deals are struck, while new business ideas take root and flourish.
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