2019 Ag Innovation Showcase

The Power of Convergence


Day One | Monday, September 9, 2019

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Regeneration & Renewable: Environmental Challenges & How We Deal with Them

  • Registration Check-In (12:00 PM - 1:00 PM)

  • Welcome & Opening Remarks

  • Setting the Stage and Exploring the Power of Convergence Panel

  • Company Showcase Block 1: Regeneration Plant Nutrition & Health

  • Company Showcase Block 2: Regeneration: Animal Nutrition & Health-- On Ranch Pasture & Table 

  • Rapid Fire Debates

  •  Spotlights

  • Grower's Perspectives

  • Exhibits & Networking

  • Opening Reception & Historic Minneapolis Tour (6:00PM- 8:00PM)

Day Two | Tuesday, September 10, 2019 

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

 Resource Optimization- Water, Environment, & Sustainability 

  • Registration Check-In (8:00 AM- 9:00 AM)

  • Opening Keynote: Teddy Bekele, SVP & Chief Technology Office, Land O’ Lakes

  • Resource Optimization: Water, Environment & Sustainability Utilization in Agriculture Panel

  • Rapid Fire Debate: Sustainability Paired with Efficacy hosted by Vestaron Corp.

  • Company Showcase Block 3: Power of Convergence- Water Efficient Ag Innovations

  • Company Showcase Block 4: Power of Convergence- Environment & Sustainability- Ag Innovation

  • Resource Optimization: Air Quality & Soil Health Panel

  • Company Showcase Block 5: Power of Convergence-- Innovations Improving Air Quality & Soils Health

  • Special Content Sessions: to be hosted by Wells Fargo/IN2 Program, AgFunder & KK&P, & Sidley Austin LLP

  • Spotlights & Rapid Fire Debates 

  • Exhibits & Networking

  • Grower's Perspectives

  • Company Showcase Block 6: Power of Convergence: Digital Tools for Resource Optimization

  • Networking Reception & Historic Minneapolis Tour (6:30 PM- 8:30 PM)

Day Three | Wednesday, September 11, 2019

8:00 AM-1:00 PM 

Evolving Food Systems & their Impact on Planet Earth and Diets Panel 

  • Registration Check-In (8:00 AM - 9:00 AM)

  • Spotlights/Rapid Fire Debates

  • Company Showcase Block 7: New Food Systems and their Integration in Existing Supply Chains

  • Exhibits & Networking

  • Functional Food & Its Increasing Presence in Our Food Systems Panel

  • Promote, Reward, & Pay: New Systems to Incentivize Healthy Lifestyles Panel

  • Closing Keynote & Remarks Luncheon