Silicon Valley AgTech Conference Panels

LEGAL PANEL

9:30 – 10:10 am – Hahn

Experienced Royse Law Firm attorneys address legal issues in AgTech

Heidi Klein, Royse Law FirmHeidi Klein

Roger Royse, AttorneyRoger Royse

Satry Narayan, AttorneySatya Narayan

Adam Thorngate-Gottlund, Royse Law FirmAdam Thorngate-Gottlund

Erica Riel-Carden, Royse Law FirmErica Riel-Carden

CHINA and INDIA

9:30 – 10:30 am – Grand Hall

Charlotte WestfallCharlotte Westfall

Dell ChristensenDel Christensen

KaiSMJin Kai

Zhimin DingZhimin Ding

ACCELERATOR SHOWCASE

10:30 – 11:10 am – Grand Hall

Zane StarkewolfeZane Starkewolfe

Rob TriceRob Trice

Joseph WeiJoseph Wei

Kristy Lyn LevingsKristy Lyn Levings

BIG DATA

10:30 am – 11:10 am – Hahn

As millions of data points come online, expert panelists will discuss how Big Data can organize that information to improve efficiency, and make better decisions in real-time.

Dane KuperDane Kuper

Walter MaguireWalter Maguire

Nathan Dorn, Food OriginsNathan Dorn

Robert TseRobert Tse

VERTICAL FOOD/URBAN FARMING

11:10 – 12 noon – Grand Hall

Industry Leaders discuss urban farming and what vertical food technology means for the future of food production

Sue Raftery, PhDSue Raftery, PhD

Joel Cuello, PhDJoel Cuello, PhD

Anthony KrumeichAnthony Krumeich

John MattesenJohn Matthesen

B. David VosburgB. David Vosburg

James EhrlichJames Ehrlich

Matthew HivelyMatthew Hively

INVESTMENT OUTLOOK 5-10 YEARS

11:10 – 12:00 noon – Hahn

As venture funding markets contract, our panel of industry experts and VCs will discuss why they are optimistic about the next 5-10 years in AgTech.

DeanSMMichael Dean

John HamerJohn Hamer

David Lee, Impossible FoodsDavid Lee

Salil PradhanSalil Pradhan

Dan PhillipsDan Phillips

Vishal VasishthVishal Vasishth

SUSTAINABLE PROTEIN

1:30 – 2:10 pm – Hahn

One of the most exciting topics in AgTech, our panel will discuss the future of sustainable protein and what that means for global food stability

Ephraim LindenbaumEphraim Lindenbaum

Stephen HohenriederStephen Hohenrieder

David Lee, Impossible FoodsDavid Lee

Jesse SolomonJesse Solomon

FARMER’S FIRESIDE CHAT

1:30 – 2:10 pm – Grand Hall

How emerging technology, IoT, and automation affects the lives of farmers every day

Tyler ScheidTyler Scheid

LevingsSMKristy Lyn Levings

Aaron MagenheimAaron Magenheim

Justin DurdanJustin Durdan

Jonathan HoffJonathan Hoff

Danny RoyerDanny Royer

SOIL HEALTH AND BIOCHAR

1:45 – 2:30 pm – Lovelace Room

Marshall MermellMarshall Mermell

Wilson HagoWilson Hago

Jim LoarJim Loar

PITCHES

2:30 – 5:00 pm – Hahn

15-20 AgTech Startups will pitch to a panel of expert judges to get feedback on their pitches, go-to-market strategy and scaling their products

Dan PhillipsDan Phillips

Katia AmeriKatia Ameri

Heather CrawfordHeather Crawford

AnnaSMAnna Dvornikova

Fred GregurasFred Greguras

Henry InesHenry Ines

John MattesenJohn Matthesen

Salil PradhanSalil Pradhan

Chris RhodesChris Rhodes

Andrew RomansAndrew Romans

David RoebuckDavid Roebuck

MorrisSMJulie Morris

Sameer SonalkarSameer Sonalkar

INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENTS IN AG – SRII

2:30 – 5:00 pm – Grand Hall

This session will cover global updates on major innovations for the agriculture economy in the areas of cloud solutions (including IoT), Big Data analytics, mobile solutions and global partnerships between governments, industry and academia.

Kris SinghKris Singh

PoppeSMKrijn Poppe

Ruchit G. GargRuchit G. Garg

Alok BatraAlok Batra

RajpootSMSanjay Kumar Rajpoot

Patrick CavanaghPatrick Cavanaugh

Jim WIlsonJim Wilson

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May 6, 2016
Computer History Museum
1401 Shoreline Boulevard, Mountain View, CA 94043

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