Jake Eisenberg, OnePointOne Farms


Jake Eisenberg is Product Manager at OnePointOne Farms in Santa Clara, California. Prior to joining, Jake spent extended time in Japan, Singapore, and Taiwan as a freelance researcher examining the industry and market development among Asian Plant Factories and indoor growing facilities.

Dr. Grégoire Hummel, Phenospex


Grégoire is CEO of Phenospex.  He  is a plant scientist and earned his PhD at the Research Center Jülich and Max Planck Institute Jena, two world leading institutes in plant science and is the co-founder of Phenospex. Phenospex develops sensors for digital plant phenotyping and screening used in plant science, agriculture and indoor farming.

Indoor Ag Seed Breeding Insights With Michelle Klieger, Stratagerm

Michelle Klieger, founder of Stratagerm Consulting, helps indoor growers maximize their seed potential by improving their seed programs.  During the May 22-24, 2019 edition of Indoor Ag-Con Las Vegas, Michelle will moderate our Seed Breeding For Indoor Ag  discussion from 3-4:30 pm on Wednesday, May 22 with panelists Dr. Gene Giacomelli, Controlled Environment Agriculture Center, University of Arizona; Stacy Davis, … Read More

Indoor Ag-Con Announces Full Conference Schedule For May 22-24, 2019 Las Vegas Edition


Keynote From Bowery’s Irving Fain Kicks Off Comprehensive Schedule LAS VEGAS (April 1, 2019) – Indoor Ag-Con, the premier event covering the technology of growing crops in indoor systems, using hydroponic, aeroponic and aquaponic techniques,   has announced the full conference schedule  for the 7th annual edition, May 22-24, 2019,  at Red Rock Resort, Las Vegas, NV.  Featuring 50+ sessions, panel … Read More

Brian Lanes, Consultant


Brian Lanes is an opportunity scout and catalyst with 40+ years of consulting and business development experience.  Brian works with early movers, innovative thinkers, and intrepid leaders who seek to devote their resources to tackling some of the core problems facing us today. Brian co-founded Wintergreen Partners in 1991, developing strategic alliances and a global network of people and their … Read More

Q & A With FarmTech Society’s Penny McBride


During the upcoming May 22-24, 2019 Indoor Ag-Con,  Penny McBride, co-founder and current board member of the FarmTech Society, will lead the session,  “The Role of Non-Profits In Indoor Ag.” Newly formed this year, the FarmTech Society is an international non-profit association that unites and supports the Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) industry, seeking to strengthen the sector through the development … Read More

Q & A With MVP Farms Co-Founder Dan Plant

Dan Plant of MVP Farms

Dan Plant, Co-Founder and Co-President of Calgary, Alberta-based indoor farming company MVP Farms, is joining the Indoor Ag-Con 2019 Conference lineup’s BUSINESS TRACK, where he will be speaking on “Spotting A Great Location.” When he and his business partner, Matt Vanderberg, first started searching for opportunities back in 2016, they set some key constraints. “We came at this from an … Read More

Indoor Farming AI Questions For Nick Genty of AgEye Technologies


Nick Genty, CEO, AgEye Technologies sees a bright future for indoor agriculture due, in no small part, to artificial intelligence. So bright, in fact, that his company refocused and rebranded after launching last spring as Smart Spectrum.  A developer of software and sensor solutions focused on creating dynamic lighting, Smart Spectrum utilized a wide range of data and technology resources … Read More

Daisuke Urano, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator, Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory, Singapore​ DiSTAP IRG, Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology Center Dr. Daisuke URANO is a principal investigator at Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory and Disruptive & Sustainable Technologies for Agricultural Precision (DiSTAP) IRG, Singapore. His research aims to produce new vegetable varieties for indoor farming & tropical area, as well as developing new plant bio-sensors … Read More