Introducing Indoor Ag-Conversations!
Free Webinars To Grow Your Business
Learn Latest Innovations, Ideas, Breaking Trends
From Industry's Top CEOs, Thought Leaders and Experts.
A new webinar series designed to share content originally planned for our May 2020 in-person annual conference that has been postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, as well as new sessions designed to help you find new ways to grow your business. Visit this page regularly for updated session listings.
From Covid-19 to climate change to food security concerns, there are a number of factors accelerating megatrends shaping the indoor agriculture marketplace.
Moderated by Agritecture Founder & CEO Henry Gordon Smith , this session will feature panelists including Menachem Katz, former head of WeWork Food Labs , Lauren Carter, Engagement Advisor,Invest4Climate, United Nations Development Programme, UNDP and Don Davidson, Packaging Specialist + Agri-Food Tech Market Development, 3M
During the 60-minute webinar, Gordon-Smith and his panelists will take a deep dive into some of the megatrends impacting indoor | vertical farming, including
Plant-based proteins and other consumer-driven food demands
Urban farming/local food
Food security and more.
Moderated by Claire Kinlaw, Director, Innovation Commercialization, The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, this one-hour session will bring together Milan Kluko, CEO, Artesian Farms LLC; Daniel Malechuk, CEO, Kalera; and Nona Yehia, CEO & Co-Founder, Vertical Harvest to discuss a number of key areas including
Crops: types, traits, sourcing
Customers: profiles, targets, buying interests
Selling: direct to consumer, distributors, grocery chains
Technology: what’s best suited for geography, crop, scales of production
Founding Team Skills: technical, agronomic, sales/marketing, biology/genetics
CapEx – How and where to access funds to get established