Date: Aug 03, 2021
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Register today for the “Seeds of Our Future: The Flight of the Honeybees” AgTech Conference to explore how innovations in artificial intelligence, robotics, sensors and data are being leveraged to address the important issue of the declining bee population.

The two-day event, which will be held virtually on August 18 and 19, will bring together industry players and the agtech community from across the globe to share their insight on the honeybee’s role in crop pollination; the latest technologies being deployed, biodiversity and our environment; and the importance of honeybees to our food supply – from farm to table. Additionally, the event will feature a pitch competition, bringing in startups from around the world whose disruptive technologies will help shape the future of our crops and our honeybees.

The panels will discuss topics including:

  • AgTech Investment Insights Across the Globe
  • How Regenerative Agriculture Practices Can Help Protect Bees & Our Environment
  • The Honeybee's Vital Role in Nut Crops & Tree Fruit
  • Food Sustainability: From Farm to Table
  • Biodiversity, Climate Change & Our Environment 
  • The Latest Bee, Honey & Crop Technologies Being Deployed

This event is hosted by Western Growers and its Center for Innovation & Technology in partnership with the Silicon Valley Forum. Speakers of the event include WGCIT Director Dennis Donohue; WGCIT startups including ApisProtect; and WG partners including Amazon Web Services, Bayer, S2G Venture, Almond Board of California and more.

All Western Growers members will receive a 20% discount for 2-day access to this event by using the code THX4URSUPPORT20 when purchasing a General Admission ticket here.

EVENT DETAILS:

Seeds of Our Future: The Flight of the Honeybees AgTech Conference

Dates:

  • Wednesday, August 18 | 8:30 A.M. – 11:30 A.M. (Pitch Day!)
  • Thursday, August 19 | 9:30 A.M. – 1:30 P.M.

Cost:

  • General Admission - 2-DAY ALL ACCESS | $35.00
  • AgTech/FoodTech Startup Founder: 2-DAY ALL ACCESS | $20.00

RSVP: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
*For a 20% discount, WG members can use the discount code THX4URSUPPORT20 when checking out

For questions, contact Dennis Donohue at ddonohue@wga.com.

WG Staff Contact

Dennis Donohue
Director, Center for Innovation and Technology
949-809-3280

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