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Get Social During Ag Innovation Showcase #16AIS

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Next week, innovators, investors and others in the agtech space are taking over St. Louis, the number one region for plant science, for the 8th Annual Ag Innovation Showcase. The conference will highlight the development of precision ag and automation, ag inputs and diagnostics, alternative food and feedstock systems, technologies for and from developing economies and much more. The Showcase connects Ag’s biggest names, brightest innovators and most influential investors to advance the rapidly expanding industry.

We invite you to learn more and interact with the presenters, speakers, panelists and event organizers. Below you will find a social media directory with Twitter handles for many of those participating at Ag Innovation Showcase. Use the hashtag #16AIS for event updates, information and to join the discussion.

Ag Innovation Showcase
@AgShowcase

Presented By:
BRDG Park
@BRDGPark

Larta Institute
@LartaInstitute

Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
@DanforthCenter

Company Presentations: Precision Ag & Automation
Arable Labs, Inc.
@ArableLabs

EC2CE
@ec2ce

Food Origins
@FoodOriginsCo

Outpost Central – wildeye
@OutpostCentral

PhytoSynthetix
#16AIS

Smart Vision Works International
#16AIS

Spotlight Session – The View from the Farm
Blake Hurst, Missouri Farm Bureau
@MO_Farm_Bureau

Company Presentations – Ag Inputs & Diagnostics
Aptimmune
@aptimmune

Growcentia
@Growcentia

NeoGram
@NeogramOK

PhylloTech
@PhylloTech

XTB Laboratories
#16AIS

Opening Keynote – Views from the Farm
Hank Giclas, Western Growers
@hgiclas, @WesternGrowers

Darryn Keiller, Autogrow Systems Ltd.
@autogrow

Matthew Mayer, MPG Farms, LLC.
#16AIS

Spotlight Session – The View from the Innovator
Matthew B. Crisp, Benson Hill Biosystems
@EnergyCrisp, @BensonHillBio

Disruptive Dialog: Gene Editing – New Frontiers, New Challenges
Lauren Manning, AgFunder News
@Lo_Manning, @AgFunder

Neal Gutterson, DuPont Pioneer
@nealg240, @DuPontPioneer

Roxi Beck, The Center for Food Integrity
@roxibeck, @foodintegrity

Rachel Haurwitz, Caribou Biosciences
@CaribouBio

Deepti Kulkarni, Sidley Austin LLP.
@SidleyLaw

Spotlight Session – The View from the Investor
Sanjeev Krishnan, Seed2Growth Ventures
@seed2growth

Company Presentations: Ag Inputs & Diagnostics
Adjuvants Plus Inc.
#16AIS

Crop Enhancement
#16AIS

EIWA
#16AIS

Stem Shock
#16AIS

Company Presentations – Taking Technologies to/from Developing Economies & Alternative Systems for Food and Feedstocks
Bitwater Farms
@bitwaterfarms

Ignitia
@IgnitiaWeather

Kiverdi
#16AIS

Koolmill Systems Limited
@koolmill

SynShark
#16AIS

Special Content Session: Venture Philanthropy in Agtech – A Design Lab Approach
Sponsored by Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
@KauffmanFDN

Special Content Session: From Laboratory to Farm, Transforming a Biological Company from R&D to Commercialization
Sponsored by Bryan Cave
@BryanCaveLLP

Special Content Session: Global Scale, Changing the Paradigm of Agtech Investing
Sponsored by The Yield Lab
@TheYieldLab

Special Content Session: University Showcase, Six Research Institutions Highlight Earliest Stage Innovations
Sponsored by Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
@KauffmanFDN

TechAccel
@Tech_Accel

University of Missouri
@Mizzou

BioHio Research Park of the Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES)
@FoodAgEnvNews

Donald Danforth Plant Science Center Technology Transfer Office
@DanforthCenter

Kansas State University Institute for Commercialization
@KState

Purdue University
@LifeAtPurdue

UC Davis World Food Center
@UCDavisFood

Special Content Session: Israel-St. Louis, Connecting Two Leading Ag Innovation Ecosystems
Sponsored by BioSTL
@BioSTL

Missouri Technology Corporation
@MoTechCorp

Spotlight Session: The View from the University
Josette Lewis, UC Davis World Food Center
@UCDavisFood

Sponsored by UC Davis World Food Center
@UCDavisFood

Disruptive Dialogue: Zero Waste Across the Food Value Chain?
Stephanie Potter, Rabobank North America Wholesale
@RaboWholesale

Christine Moseley, Full Harvest
@FullHarvestSF

Dan Morash, California Safe Soil
@calsafesoil_H2H

Joanie Taylor, Schnucks Markets, Inc.
@Schnuckapedia, @SchnuckMarkets

Sponsored by Husch Blackwell
@HuschBlackwell

Closing Keynote: From Insight to Impact, Translating Science and Technology into Developing World Agriculture at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Vipula Shukla, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
@gatesfoundation

Thank you to this year’s partners and sponsors:


Bryan Cave
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Missouri Technology Corporation
Rabobank
St. Louis Economic Development Partnership
Agri-Technology Commercialization Centre
Buenos Aires Cuidad
The Canadian Trade Commissioner Services
New Zealand Trade & Enterprise
UC Davis World Food Center
Monsanto
DuPoint Pioneer
Flad Architects
Husch Blackwell
North Carolina Biotechnology Center
Sidley Austin LLP
TechAccel
BASF
BioSTL
Cargill
Clayco
CreateAbility Concepts
Cultivian Sandbox Ventures
EPL Bio Analytical Services
Evogene Ltd.
Lewis & Clark Ventures
Marrone Bio Innovations
NewLeaf Symbiotics
Novus International
Smith Anderson
St. Louis Regional Chamber
Syngenta
Tarlton
Everglades Foundation
Valent BioSciences Corporation
BioHio Research Park affiliate of Ohio State University CFAES
Kansas State University
Purdue University
University of Missouri
AgFunder
Agtech Week San Francisco
AOCS
Food Dive
The Mixing Bowl
The New Economy
Thought for Food

@BryanCaveLLP
@KauffmanFDN
@MoTechCorp
@Rabobank@RaboFoodAgri
@STLPartnership
#16AIS
@gcba
@TCS_SDC
@NZTEnews@NZ_Global
@UCDavisFood
@MonsantoCo
@DuPontPioneer
#16AIS
@HuschBlackwell
@ncbiotech
@SidleyLaw@SidleyNewsroom
@Tech_Accel
@BASF
@BioSTL
@Cargill
@ClaycoInc
@Createability_
@CultivianSBX
@eplbas
@BRDGPark
@LACVentures
@MarroneBio
@BRDGPark
@novusint
@smithlaw
@STLRegChamber
@Syngenta
@Tarltonbuilders
@evergfoundation
@ValentBioSci
@ShaunaRBrummet@FoodAgEnvNews
@KState
@LifeAtPurdue
@Mizzou
@AgFunder
@agtechweek
@aocs
@FoodDive
@Mixingbowlhub
@NewEconomyMag
@tffchallenge

 

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